GCCC meat judging team earns championships, All Americans

GCCC Meat judging team and GCCC administrators, from left: Interim President Ryan Ruda, Joni Loepky, Jayden Rios, Bailee Hatch, Chance Jones, Micaila Lock, Jose Sanchez, Coach Dr. Clint Alexander and Dean of Technical Education Chuck Pfeifer.

The Garden City Community College wrapped up a successful fall season, earning Reserve National Champion and National Champion Lamb Judging and seeing four team members named All Americans. The team is coached by Dr. Clint Alexander and members of the administration.

Student team members include:

  • Joni Loepky, Satanta —1st Team All-American
  • Jayden Rios, Johnson
  • Bailee Hatch, Kersey, Colo. — 2nd Team All American
  • Micaila Lock, Wallace (formerly of Garden City) — 2nd Team All American
  • Chance Jones, Healy
  • Jose Sanchez, Garden City — 2nd Team All American