by Andrea Paulson
The senior showmanship contest is
one of the toughest competitions
during the Junior National Hereford
Expo (JNHE) every year. Hereford
seniors — ages 18 to 21 — from across
the nation vie for an opportunityto
compete in the final round, which
evaluates the contestants’ fitting and
showmanship abilities to determine the
winner of this prestigious title.
This year’s winner, Sara Beanblossom,
Bradford, Ohio, traveled to the 2014
JNHE in Harrisburg, Pa., with a
goal of making the top 10 finals in
showmanship and the dream of winning
the title of champion senior showman.
Sara has worked hard
over the years and possessed
a strong desire to achieve
her goal of winning the
JNHE showmanship contest.
In previous years, she
has made the semi-finals
but never the cut for the
top 10. This shortcoming
motivated her to push
herself even further toward
accomplishing her dream
of obtaining the title of
champion senior showman. Click to continue reading...