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The Sweetwater FFA (Future Farmers of America) chapter competed at the Area 2 FFA contest this past Saturday, Nov. 17 at Howard College.
The sole competitor advancing to state is Kyle Lambert, who placed second in Job Interview. He will compete at the state contest on Nov. 29, in Huntsville at Sam Houston State University.
Other teams placing at the area event were the Senior Quiz team, earning fifth place. The team is made up of Sean Morrow, Mackensey Hayes, Cody Chapman and Leah Warren.
Two teams placed sixth--the Senior Chapter Conducting team consisting of Sean Morrow, Mackensey Hayes, Kyle Lambert, Blake Young, Larissa Locklar, Camyron Jones and Stephen May; and the Senior Skills team, which included Caroline Brennan, Blake Young, Stephen May and Jay Lomas.
According to Sweetwater High School Ag advisor Cory Rains, each contest had 14 teams competing, all of which had advanced to the area meet from their own districts.