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FFA Students Successful at District Leadership Development Event

Dripping Springs High School FFA students were successful at the district Leadership Development Event (LDE) held Nov. 7. DSHS students placed among the top four in 10 events, and five teams earned the right to advance to area competition.

Three teams placed first and are headed to the area LDE: Senior Chapter Conducting, Green Hand Quiz Team, and Radio. The Public Relations team and the Green Hand Chapter Conducting teams were second and also will advance. Area competition will be held Nov. 14, 2018.

The Senior Chapter Conducting team consists of: Caitlin Anderson, Kaitlyn Baker, Faith Baxter, Skylar Duleba, Steven LaFlamme, Emma Minigh, Caroline Olson, Sara Beth Ragan, and Ashley Smith, The Green Hand Quiz Team is: Kylie Baker, Carys Blackmon, Isabel Fernandez, and Annie Terrell. The Radio Team members are Kaitlyn Baker, Will Murley, and Ashley Smith. The Public Relations team consists of Emily Brown, Faith Baxter, Cade Oldham, and Hannah Tindol. The Green Hand Chapter Conducting team members are Allee Kirkey, Kylie Baker, Caeys Blackmon, Isabel Fernandez, Angelina LaBarre, Anton Miller-Thomas, Paige Smith, and Annabelle Terrell.

Placing third was Sarah Beth Ragan in Senior Creed Speaking. Placing fourth were Abbigayl Chafe in Job Interview; the Senior Quiz team of Caitlyn Anderson, SLylar Duleba, Emma Minigh, and Caroline Olson; the Ag Advocacy team of Riley Kirkey, Ethan Nieman, and Billie Kaye Vantrease; and Anton Miller-Thomas in Geren Hand Creed Speaking.