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Top Fiddler Claims Grand Champion Honors at Iowa State Fair
Kat Schmidt, 21, of Des Moines, fiddled her way to a Grand Championship title in the Fiddlers’ Contest judged August 11-13 at the 2023 Iowa State Fair.
Bettie Swarts of Indianola was named Runner-up Grand Champion Fiddler.
Qualifying contests for the Grand Championship were held Friday through Sunday. The winners of the 18-49 age division and 50 and older age group then advanced to the Grand Champion contest.
Additional results follow:
50 and Over
Ages 18 to 49
Ages 12 and Under