WIU student from Jacksonville wins livestock award

By Ryne Turke on September 29, 2015 at 12:17pm

A Western Illinois University student from Jacksonville was part of the livestock judging team that took home several awards this month.

Senior Cassie Lindsey and eight other Western Illinois students brought home first place in the team award from the National Barrow Show in Austin, Minnesota. Six of the team members placed in the top ten of the individual judging competition as well.

According to a press release from the university, the team credits their success to teamwork and great coaching.

You can read more about the WIU Livestock Judging Team’s experience by checking out a link here.