Youth and Adult Checkers

August 22, 2023

Checker Players Battle It Out to Win at Iowa State Fair

Swift decisions and crafty strategy were on display in the Youth and Adult Checkers competition held Friday, August 18, at the 2023 Iowa State Fair.

Complete results below:


Ages 6-12

1. Tate Bailey, Polk City

2. Miles Anliker, Urbandale

3. McKinley Goetsch, Aplington

Ages 13-18
1. Noah Paulson, West Des Moines

2. Tim Babcock, Orient

3. Lauryn Paulson, West Des Moines


1. Don Ryan, Chelsea

2. Darwin Willett, Creston

3. Tonie Curran Jr., Lake City