Escambia County 4-H Members Headed To State Event Competitions

March 15, 2021

The UF/IFAS Escambia County Extension Office recently hosted 4-H County Events consisting of competitions in public speaking, demonstrations and illustrated talks, photography, graphic design and share-the-fun (talent) activities.

The socially distanced event featured 29 youth who submitted 66 different entries.

This year all senior blue ribbon demonstrations and the first place senior public speaker and Share-the-Fun participants will go on to State 4-H Events. The top junior (ages 8-10), intermediate (ages 11-13), and senior (age 14+) photographs will now proceed to the state contest. For graphic design competitions, all blue-ribbon winners will be eligible for the state contest at 4-H University at the University of Florida in July.

The following county winners will advance to state:

Graphic Design:

  • Baylee B.
  • Syrah Chauvette
  • Ryan Clake
  • Tucker Padgett
  • Ava Chauvette, named Best in Show
  • Brayden Clarke
  • Maddie Goss
  • Gracie Meredith

Share-the-Fun (Talent):

  • Kailee Dunlap

Public Speaking:

  • Maddie Goss

Demonstrations and Illustrated Talks:

  • Alan B.
  • Maddie Goss
  • Gracie Meredith
  • Ethan Thorne
  • Hannah Thorne
  • Jessica Conti


  • Zaiyn Chauvette
  • Ryan Clarke
  • Katherine Ballard


8 Responses to “Escambia County 4-H Members Headed To State Event Competitions”

  1. biscuit on March 17th, 2021 10:18 pm

    Go get em Tater!!!!! We love ya Tucker!!!

  2. Bonnie Exner on March 16th, 2021 12:25 pm

    Congratulations to all participants..4-H is a wonderful organization that encourages all age groups to learn about all living things and protect our environment…a little bit of history now…BARRINEAU PARK 4-H CLUB is the oldest existing club in Florida…it was established in 1914 making it 107 years in existence!

  3. Carrie and Bob Schunke on March 15th, 2021 6:06 pm

    Way to go, Kailee! We are so proud of you!

  4. Dewey D Barnes on March 15th, 2021 5:22 pm

    That is great!!!!!

  5. Wendy Meredith on March 15th, 2021 9:16 am

    Congratulations to all!!! Congratulations to my Gracie Rae!!! Escambia
    4-H to State!!! Way to Go!!!

  6. Ben Dunlap on March 15th, 2021 9:02 am

    Awesome, Kailee! Proud of you!

  7. JTV on March 15th, 2021 6:27 am

    Congratulations and good luck at State

  8. Jeff Howard on March 15th, 2021 6:27 am

    Way to go, Tucker!

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