FFA competes at the Southeast Area Rally

Published 9:07 am Thursday, March 21, 2019

The Buckingham FFA Senior Chapter competed in several contests at the Southeast Area Rally on March 6 at the campus of SVCC in Keysville.

Trevor Agee won the Small Engine Troubleshooting contest. He advances to compete in the state competition at the Virginia State Fair in the fall. The Agricultural Mechanics team members were Agee, Anthony Banton, Stephen Davis and Jakob Toney. The team placed third overall. Individually, Agee placed second and Toney placed 10th. Members also competed in the Veterinary Science contest. Team members Connor Bohannon, Shaylynn Elick, Hailey Peins, and Grace Moss. Summer Cunningham also competed as an individual. The team placed sixth overall with Moss placing 10th.

The final team to compete for Buckingham High School was the Horse Hippology Team. Cunningham, Elick, Peins and Rachel Reeves competed in the event as a team with Cassidy Tyson competing as an individual. The team placed third overall with Reeves placing sixth individually