The Grapeland FFA participated in the Navarro County Open Judging contest Friday, March 27, in Corsicana. The Land Judging team of Stevie Reynolds, Rebekah Turner and Sydney Watson placed first; the team of Nathan Little, J.D. Martin and Callie Richburg placed second; and the team of Victoria Martin, Monic Davila, Hayden Vickers and Kadie Richburg placed third. Nathan Little was first high individual; Monic Davila was second; and Stevie Reynolds was third. Grapeland had two livestock judging teams in the contest, also.
All of the team members were either eighth or ninth graders judging in their first ever contest.
While not placing in the top three they did very well for their first contest. Those members were Amy Crook, Taylor Pennington, Reagan Bishop, Hannah Turner, Carter James, Blake Howard, Haylee Reed and Carly Parker.