District 11 Recordbook Judging

Registration is now open for District 11 Recordbook Judging to be held on July 6, 2017.

The entry fee is $7 per book and registration via 4-H Connect is open through July 1, 2017. Late registration is July 2-4, 2017 for an additional $25. For more information, check out our events page: RECORDBOOKS



2017-2018 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador Program

The application for the 2017/18 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador Program is currently open on 4-H Connect.  The application process will close on July 6th at midnight.  Applications will be reviewed and applicants will be notified on July 7th.  Please see attached document containing Basic Requirements and Expectations for the 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador Program.

Coastal Bend Classic 4-H Youth Golf Tournament

Registration is now open on 4-H Connect for the Coastal Bend Classic 4-H Youth Golf Tournament which is on July 13, 2017 at the Sinton Municipal Golf Course. The registration fee is $30 and includes 18 holes of golf, lunch, a tournament cap, towel, door prizes and a golf lesson. The deadline to register is June 30 and the late registration deadline is July 7 for an additional $25. For more information, contact Adrian Arredondo at aarredondo@ag.tamu.edu or your County Extension agent.

We are pleased to highlight the 2017 District 11 Photography Contest winners in a video. Click here to view.

2017 D11 4-H Invitational Hippology Contest Results

Results for the 2017 D11 4-H Invitational Hipplogy Contest are now posted on the D11 Event Results page. Check them out here: Invitational Hippology Results

2017 Texas 4-H Opportunity Scholars from District 11

Congratulations to the 2017 Texas 4-H Opportunity Scholars from District 11:

  • Meagan Harrington – $20,000 – San Antonio Livestock Exposition
  • Gabriel Janish – $20,000 – San Antonio Livestock Exposition
  • Regan McGuill – $20,000 – San Antonio Livestock Exposition
  • Kendall Smidovec – $20,000 – San Antonio Livestock Exposition
  • Rhett Davis – $1,000 – San Antonio Livestock Exposition – School Tours
  • Jessica Pesek – $1,000 – San Antonio Livestock Exposition – School Tours
  • Tristan Frerich – $20,000 – Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
  • Rush Hoelscher – $20,000 – Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
  • Hayden Steagall – $20,000 – Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
  • Meghan Wehmeyer – $20,000 – Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
  • Kourtney Brandes – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Michala Janssen – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Mary May – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Kimberly Ortolon – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Malyn Parker – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Jordan Rickaway – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Roberto Vela – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Trenten Wahlen – $10,000 – Richard Wallrath Educational Fund
  • Sarah Bludau – $4,000 – Davidson Family Foundation
  • Tallis Butler – $5,000 – Dickson-Allen Foundation
  • Payton Hemmitt – $5,000 – David Earl Peebles Memorial
  • Kaitlyn Hessek – $10,000 – Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate
  • Trinity Kusak – $4,000 – McLean Estate
  • Gregory Matocha – $3,000 – Farm Credit Associations of Texas
  • Luke McNeese – $3,000 – Floyd Lynch Memorial
  • Kodye Neel – $16,000 – Rodeo Austin
  • Kyler Palmer – $10,000 – Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate
  • Teylor Thomas – $3,000 – Will Looney Memorial

TVMDL Art/Photography Contest Winner Announcement

More than 100 entries were received for the TVMDL 50th Anniversary Coloring, Art, and Photography Contest for Texas 4-H members.  We are pleased to announce the winners and highlight their artistic skills!

The top three winners in each of the areas and three age categories will be recognized by the Director of the TVMDL during Texas 4-H Roundup at the Tuesday, June 6th, General Assembly. Congratulations to our D11 winner from Austin County, Skye Youngblood, for receiving 3rd Place in Junior Photography!



District 11 2017 Horse Show T-Shirt Orders

Get you T-Shirts for the District 11 2017 Horse Show! They are now available for purchase online through May 28, 2017.



Texas 4-H Water Ambassadors Program

If you are a high schooler who is interested in water/natural resources, this might be the program for you!

The Texas 4-H Water Ambassadors Program provides high school age 4-H members and youth an opportunity to gain advanced knowledge and practice leadership skills related to the science, technology, engineering, and management of water in Texas. The initial education component is the 4-H2O Youth Leadership Academy – a tour of Texas scheduled for July 8 – 15 where youth are exposed to a wide diversity of water resources, water uses, sensitive ecosystems, water quality concerns, as well as applied water research and technologies. The application deadline is May 15.

More information about the program, application instructions, and access to the on-line application portal can be found at https://texas4-h.tamu.edu/projects/water/.

District 11 Rifle Results

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Complete results can be found here: http://www.orionresults.com/team/MatchPage.aspx?MatchID=1.2195.731246423.0


Junior- Kyle Lockett (Austin County)

Junior Team- Austin County – Kyle Lockett, Jaxon Richter, Jaci Lockett, Drayton Mazac

Junior Intermediate-Emma Butler (Bee County)

Junior Intermediate Team- Bee County – Emma Butler, Addie Brown, Alex Gaona, Cade Elder

Intermediate- Lee Michalik (Austin County)

Intermediate Team- Austin County – Lee Michalik, Elizabeth Eckelberg, Colton Burch, Grayson Gutierrez

Senior- Sarah McFall (Bee County)

Senior Team- Victoria County – Cheyenne Sappington, Garrett Dornak, Kyle Cooley, Austin Kainer

Sportsmanship/Safety Award- Austin County

District 11 High Point Junior- Samantha Butler (Bee County)

District 11 High Point Junior Intermediate- Emma Butler (Bee County)

District 11 High Point Intermediate- Lee Michalik (Austin County)

District 11 High Point Senior- Anna Butler ( Bee County)

District 11 Rifle Scholarship- Sarah McFall (Bee County)