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An impressive lineup of Limousin cattle entered the ring at the 2018 Southeast Summer Classic. The show was held on June 3 in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Lydell Meier, Clinton, Tenn., had the honors of sorting the 66 head in the show.
Grand Champion Limousin female: AUTO Blackbird 428 D ET, 10/22/2016, sired by EXAR Powersource 4723B, exhibited by Keely Shultz, Danielsville, Ga.
Reserve champion Limousin female: WLBL Blackcap 725E, 3/2/2017, sired by MAGS Aviator, exhibited by Will Blaydes, Midway, Ky.
Supreme champion Limousin female: WLBL Avalon 608D ET, 2/10/2016, sired by MAGS Zodiac, exhibited by Will Blaydes, Midway, Ky.
Grand champion cow/calf pair: WLBL Avalon 608D ET, 2/10/2016, sired by MAGS Zodiac, exhibited by Will Blaydes, Midway, Ky.
Reserve champion cow/calf pair: ETGC Candy Apple, 11/22/2015, sired by TASF Aristotle 752A, exhibited by Abigail Tipton, Greenback, Tenn.
Grand champion Limousin bull: AUTO Kingdom Kom 131E ET, 9/10/2017, sired by AUTO Lucky Strike 118B, exhibited by Pinegar Limousin, Springfield, Mo.
Reserve champion Limousin bull: HWCB Eye of the Storm 406E, 3/17/2017, sired by ELCX Caesar 331 C, exhibited by Owen Cattle Co, Edwards Land & Cattle, Beulaville, N.C.; Freebird Farms, McMinnville, Tenn.; and Cameron Bryant, McMinnville, Tenn.
A complete list of division winners is located here.
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