Tag Archives: Memphis FFA

Memphis FFA Chapter Celebrates National FFA Week

The Memphis FFA Chapter at Scotland County R-I High School will celebrate National FFA Week February 16-23, 2019. National FFA Week embraces more than 90 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than 653,000 members with a passion for agriculture will participate in activities at local, state and national levels. […]

2018-2019 Scotland County FFA Trap Team Begins New Season

The Scotland County FFA Trap Team had tryouts this past week at the Lake Show-Me shooting range. A total of 24 FFA students tried out for 18 positions. “This year we are stacked with well-seasoned shooters,” said senior team co-captain, Gabe Shultz. “We have 15 returning members, of which six are seniors. New to our […]

Missouri FFA Members ‘GO for the GOLD’

More than 4,500 first-year FFA members from more than 320 Missouri high schools had the opportunity to learn about being positive role models, learning to get involved, making sound choices, becoming active team members and making a positive difference in their lives, school and community at the annual Greenhand Motivational Conferences.  These conferences presented by […]

Local Students Receive State FFA Degrees

Four members of the Memphis FFA Chapter, Calesse Bair, McKaela Bradley, Sadie Davis, and Lane Mohr, received their State FFA Degree, the highest degree members can receive at the state level. The Memphis FFA members were 4 of 761 degree recipients who received the honor during the State FFA Degree Ceremony at the 89th Missouri […]

Mohr’s Perfect Day Leads Memphis FFA Trap Team to First Place Finish

The Memphis FFA Trap Team is off to a good start for their 2016 Season. The team came in 1st place at last Saturday’s match in Macon, Missouri. Senior, Lane Mohr, shot a perfect score of 50/50.  Lane was the high scoring individual out of 178 shooters. There were 42 teams from 16 schools that […]

Memphis FFA Ladies Trap Team Makes History

For the first time ever, the Memphis FFA Trap Team has a Ladies Trap Team.  The team consists of Hannah Dunn, Tori Ward, McKaela Bradley, Samantha Talbert, Emily Hilpert and alternate, Abby Blessing. The ladies had their first trap shoot in Paris on Saturday, September 26th where they finished 1st in the Ladies Division, bringing […]

Memphis FFA Trap Team Starts Season on High Note

The Memphis FFA Trap Team has earned top finishes at both shooting events so far this year. The first competition was held on August 29th at Macon.  The team captured 1st place, edging out Elsberry for the top spot and shooting at 239/250.  Austin Howes and Chayton Cerroni tied for high individual shooter with another […]

Memphis FFA Trap Team Finishes 2nd in State

On Saturday, May 2nd, both Memphis FFA trap teams competed in the state trap shoot at Linn Creek, Missouri.  There were 65 teams competing in the FFA division from schools all over the state. The teams competed last year and they finished a respectable 10th and 28th.  This year they had their sights set higher […]

Memphis FFA Team Takes Fourth at Livestock Judging Contest

John Wood Community College recently held its 10th annual Invitational Livestock Judging Contest at the JWCC Agricultural Education Center.  The event was hosted by JWCC Agriculture Alumni Association and the Livestock Evaluation Club, and sponsored by ADM Alliance Nutrition and Moorman’s Showtec. A total of 237 students from 21 high schools participated in the contest. […]

Memphis FFA Trap Team Advances to District Competition

The Memphis FFA Trap Teams competed in the Area III shoot at Bosco’s in Lancaster on Tuesday, September 23rd.  In order to advance to the District competition the team had to finish in the top 7 teams.  Mitch Kraus and Lane Mohr both shot perfect rounds of 25/25 to help the A-team advance to district […]