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FFA Banquet

The 81st Seneca FFA Banquet was held, Wednesday, April 26 th at Gatherings on the Ridge in Eastman, WI. Over 135 FFA members and guest partook in a meal, awards ceremony and benefit auction. This year 19 members received their Greenhand degree. Greenhand members are first year individuals that have met all criteria set forth by the State FFA Association. The Star Greenhand members for 2016-2017 were Dillon Duha and Lucas Kilburg. There were 14 members who received the Chapter FFA Degree. This is the highest degree that can be given at the chapter level. Of the chapter degree members the 2016-2017 Star was Wyatt Bausch. Three year membership awards were given to 12 individuals of those members Hannah Whiteaker was the outstanding 3 rd year member. Colton Ley and Parker Hagensick were awarded outstanding four year members out of the 11 who received the award. Overall outstanding members were also recognized for their premier leadership, personal growth and character. Receiving this award was Alexis Snyder and Jena Konichek. Along with outstanding members 9 career development teams, as well as speaking contest participants, top fruit salespeople and the Seneca Trap team members were also recognized. FFA members also presented two Friends of the FFA awards this year to On Point Auction Service LLC, Platteville, WI and Gatherings on the Ridge, Eastman, WI. Finally the evening concluded with the installation of the 2017-2018 officer team which is as follows: President: Alexis Snyder, Vice President: Hannah Whiteaker, Secretary: Olivia Payne, Treasurer: Wyatt Bausch, Reporter: Codi Bausch, Parliamentarian: Dillon Duha and Sentinel: Preston Mabb. Congratulations to all members on their accomplishments throughout the year!




FFA Banquet