This was the 2nd Annual Lynn Dunn Memorial Open Sheep Show. One of Lynn’s passions in life was the county fair industry. He served as a board member of the Linn County Fair with great pride and diligence. He also served as director of the Association of Iowa Fairs Northeast District. Another one of his passions was sheep. In his honor the open sheep show was put on in his name to recognize his accomplishments and passion for sheep.
The 2nd Annual Lynn Dunn Memorial Sheep Show was sponsored by Coffee Lane Club Lambs, Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa and Neighbor Insurance of Central City, Center Point, Alburnett, Marion, Cedar Rapids, and Hiawatha.
14 Breeding Ewes were entered in the show. An 80% payback per class was given.
Class winners were the following:
Weight 92-104: 1st place Bryce Hochstedler (Marion); 2nd place Allison Zumbauch (Coggon)
Weight 109-116: 1st place Donyelle Dorsey (Cedar Rapids); 2nd place Dustin Lange (Alburnett)
Weight 126-134: T1st place Tiffini Fulton (Iowa City); 2nd Katlyn Blackford (Alburnett)
Champion Breeding Ewe Lamb: Tiffini Fluton (Iowa City) Received $150
Reserve Champion Breeding Ewe Lamb: Katlyn Blackford (Alburnett) Received $100
29 Market Lambs were exhibited: An 80% payback per class was given. Class winners were the following:
Weight 99-108: 1st place Derek Henningsen (Dewitt); 2nd place Tiffini Fulton (Iowa City)
Weight 111-114: 1st place Derek Henningsen (DeWitt); 2nd place Tiffini Fulton (Iowa City)
Weight 123-129: 1st place Derek Henningsen (DeWitt); 2nd Byrce Hochstedler (Marion)
Weight 130-159: 1st place Ashton Henningsen (DeWitt); 2nd Ashley Ihel (Marion)
Champion Market Lamb: Ashton Henningsen (DeWitt) Received $150
Reserve Champion Market Lamb: Ashley Ehel (Central City) Received $100
A Jackpot Showmanship class was held at the conclusion of the regualr show. Winner of the junior division was Derek Henningsen (DeWitt)
Senior Division winner was Kristi Lange (Alburnett)
All exhibtors received lamb halters sponsored by the families of the late Lynn Dunn. (Jean Dunn, Ryan and Krista Dunn, and Sean and Jennifer Dunn)
The Dunn family would like to thank all the participants for coming out and making this show such a success.