Pennsylvania Holstein Convention

Posted: February 15, 2012

Several Somerset County junior Holstein members participated in the Pennsylvania Jr. Holstein convention held in Gettysburg, PA on February 10-12.

The members participated in various contests and received numerous awards. Miranda Black, Berlin, placed third in the junior essay contest. The following members participated from Somerset County and were recognized for various Holstein cow awards or were a member of the county’s four Dairy Bowl teams: Miranda Black, Allen Lehman, Abigail Stoltzfus, Ashley Stoltzfus, Collin Stoltzfus, and Elizabeth Stoltzfus, all from Berlin; Nick Miller, Boswell; Bobby Simonsick, Davidsville; Jessica Dice, Karen Dice, Laura Dice, Mary Dice, Jill McWilliams, and Sam McWilliams, all from Somerset. Amanda Mosholder, Rockwood, served as coach for the event. Mark Ream, Markleton, received the PAL Award for his contributions as a coach and leader in previous years.