HHS FFA Soils Teams Compete in State Competition

On Monday, November 5, our FFA members traveled to Strasburg, VA for the Virginia FFA Soils and Land Evaluation. Students were given opportunities to demonstrate their knowledge of Soil Type identification, slope calculations, and Land Use Classifications based on the site characteristics. 11 Holston FFA Members competed on three teams. The Senior Division Team A placed 3rd in the event out of 11 teams.  Baylee T. was ranked 5th individually.  The following is a breakdown of the members that participated on each team:

Senior Division Team A:
Sam A.
Stacy D.
Baylee T.
Hunter T. 
Senior Division Team B:  These students competed as a 4-H team and placed 2nd in the state as a 4-H team
Nick D.
Katie L.
Grayson S.
Junior Division (7-9th Grade):
Madison B.
Emily G.
Noah S.
Chlowe T.
The students worked hard and had a great trip.  Please join us in congratulating them for their success.