State Range Judging occurred Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in Lamar, Colorado. Multiple FFA students were able to participate in the Range Judging including Chase Beckner, Janessa Lutze, Cole LeBlanc, and Kaitlyn Kent. The judging included identifying plants as well as evaluating sectioned-off pasture. The judging lasted all morning as students tried their best to compete with each other. Kaitlyn Kent was a returning competitor. She really enjoyed the plant identification. Kent was excited to bring home a gold medal. Beckner came home with a silver, and Lutze a bronze. Overall, the FFA members placed 4th as a team. It was an exciting and great day for FFA.