Iowa State Fair

Sheep Shearing

August 25, 2021

Nolan Abel of Linn Grove won first place in the Senior Division of the Sheep Shearing contest judged at the 2021 Iowa State Fair. Abel also won Best Pen and Fastest Time.

Complete results below:

AMATEUR

Shearing

1) Heath Anderson, Treynor

2) Mike Hagens, Belle Fourche, S.D.

3) Brandon Buelt, Elk Horn

4) Katherine McRose, Seguin, Texas

Best Pen

1) Heath Anderson, Treynor

2) Mike Hagens, Belle Fourche, S.D.

3) Brandon Buelt, Elk Horn

Fastest Time

1) Katherine Mcrose, Seguin, Texas

2) Mike Hagens, Belle Fourche, S.D.

3) Brandon Buelt, Elk Horn

GOLDEN AGE

Shearing

1) David Abel, Royal

2) Doug Rathae, Hutchingson, Minn.

3) Kevin Hickman, Westminster, Md.

4) Quentin Ackerman, Sac City

5) Tom Hawk, Wilson, Wis.

6) Raelan Schweinefus, Mitchellville

Best Pen

1) David Abel, Royal

2) Doug Rathae, Hutchingson, Minn.

3) Kevin Hickman, Westminster, Md.

Fastest Time

1) Doug Rathae, Hutchingson, Minn.

2) David Abel, Royal

3) Kevin Hickman, Westminster, Md.

SENIOR

Shearing

1) Nolan Abel, Linn Grove

2) Alex Moser, Larchwood

3) Doug Rathae, Hutchingson, Minn.

4) David Abel, Royal

5) Quentin Ackerman, Sac City

6) Kevin Hickman, Westminster, Md.

7) Brandon Buelt, Elk Horn

8) Alex Moser, Larchwood

9) Quentin Ackerman, Sac City

10) Terance Pelle, Belle Fourche, S.D.

11) Raelan Schweinefus, Mitchellville

Best Pen

1) Nolan Abel, Linn Grove

2) Quentin Ackerman, Sac City

3) Kevin Hickman, Westminster, Md.

Fastest Time

1) Nolan Abel, Linn Grove

2) Alex Moser, Larchwood

3) Doug Rathae, Hutchingson, Minn.