2015 NRHyA Contest Results

Sunday, June 28, 2015


Oklahoma City, Okla. – The NRHyA Art & Photo Contest ran from June 18 until June 26. Fans and spectators had the unique opportunity to vote for their favorite piece in the NRHA Zone and on the NRHyA Facebook Page. This annual contest gives NRHyA members the opportunity to showcase their other talents and abilities. This year’s Art & Photo Contest was split in to two age group divisions: 13 & Under and 14-18. Each division was separated into three unique categories: Artwork, Photography, and Graphic Artwork.

Overall Results:

13 & Under Artwork: Champion: Isabelle Hilderbrandt

14-18 Artwork: Champion: Reagan Stephens

Reserve Champion: Patrica Wingate

Honorable Mentions going to Hannah Taylor

14-18 Graphic Art: Champion: Patrica Wingate

Reserve Champion: Sidney Perdue

13 & Under Photography Champion: McKinnon Larcombe

Reserve Champion: Lauren Hanson

14-18 Photography Champion: Joslyn Chapman

Reserve Champion: Patricia Wingate

Receiving honorable mention: Hannah Taylor, Megan D’Andrea, and Sidney Perdue

In addition to the tremendous talent displayed at the NRHA Zone in the Art & Photo Contest, NRHyA held a second contest to test public speaking ability. NRHyA hosted the NRHyA Anderson Bean Speaking Contest. Also split into two different aged divisions, 13 & Under and 14-18, youth had the opportunity to give a speech in three different categories, Delivering “A General” (a recitation of NRHA’s initial purpose for organizing nearly 50 years ago by Jim Willoughby – NRHA Hall of Fame Inductee), Prepared Public Speaking, and Community Service Presentation. Competition for this event was extremely tough as NRHA’s talented youth members gave the 3 guest judges a run for their money.

Overall results:

A: General 13 & under Champion: Lauren Heine

A: General 14-18 Champion: Reagen Stephens

Reserve Champion: Hannah Taylor

Receiving Honorable Mention: Sierra Walter, Cheyenne Walter, Ashley Heine

Community Service Presentation 13 & under Champion: Reed Harris

Community Service Presentation 14-18 Champion: Reagen Stephens

Reserve Champion: Hannah Taylor

Prepared Public Speaking 13 & under Champion: Elizabeth Blaser

Reserve Champion: Ally Jones

Receiving Honorable Mention: Reed Harris, Morgan Ritz, Reis Novaro, Marissa Jones

Prepared Public Speaking 14-18 Champion: Reagen Stephens

Reserve Champion: Hannah Taylor

Receiving honorable mention: Cheyenne Walter, Sierra Walter, Patricia Wingate, Anna Wermert

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