Wisconsin Holstein Association Wisconsin Holstein

Junior Convention

2015 Convention Information

Friday, January 2 - Sunday, January 4, 2015

Convention Headquarters: Holiday Inn, Fond du Lac, WI
625 W Rolling Meadows Dr, Fond du Lac, WI
Ph: 888-465-4329 or 920-923-1440

Room rate - $109/night, deadline for block is December 5th

Registration Form


2015 Convention Schedule

Friday, January 2  
8:00 a.m. DJM Interviews begin
10-11:30 a.m. Convention Registration
  Contest Room Registration & Raffle Ticket in-take
  Dairy Jeopardy, Speaking & Dairy Bowl Registration
  Princess Interview, Graduate, DJM Interview check-in
  Holsti-Buck vouchers awarded
11:50 a.m. Dairy Jeopardy officials orientation meeting
12 noon Dairy Jeopardy roll call and contest begins
3:00 p.m. WHA Junior Forum & District Caucuses
  Dodge County Welcome, Presentation of Progressive
  Breeder & Long Range Production
5:30 p.m. Dairy Bowl Seating Exam/Coaches Meeting
6:15 p.m. Tailgate Party with presentation of Junior Farm Trip,
  Essay and Jeopardy Awards
7:00 p.m. Throwback Dairy Bowl
  County Roll Call - Bell-R-Ring (top honors awarded to the County that can bring down the roof with a unique introduction of their county group to the rest of the membership. Award presented by the JACs.
  Talent Contest
Saturday, January 3  
7:45 a.m. Dairy Bowl Judges' Orientation
7:55 a.m. Junior Dairy Bowl County Roll Call
8:00 a.m. Junior Dairy Bowl Contest
8:00 a.m. Speaking Contest - all ages, beginning with Sr, Int., Jr
9:00 a.m. Contest Room/Dairy Bar opens
10:00 a.m. Princess Interviews
10:00 a.m. Rookie Dairy Bowl Roll Call & Contest
11:45 a.m. Princess Luncheon
  First time attendee recognition, holsti-buck mystery
  choice auction, graduate recognition
12:45 p.m. Senior Dairy Bowl Roll Call
1:00 p.m. Senior Dairy Bowl Contest
7:00 p.m. Out of this League Banquet
  2014 Junior Holstein recap, speaking, 12 & Under,
  YDJM, DJM, Royalty, and Holstein Boy and Girl announced
  Scholarship presentation & live auction
  Dance & Holsti-Buck silent auction to follow banquet
Sunday, January 4  
7:30 a.m. Adult Forum
8:00 a.m. Breakfast, Contest Room Results, Spirit Award
9:30 a.m. Business Meeting, JAC Elections & Raffle Drawing
To follow Junior & Senior Dairy Bowl Finals

2014 Convention Results

Friday, January 3- Sunday, January 5, 2014
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Hosted by: Fond du Lac County

Find the complete press release here.

Congratulations to all our winning Juniors!

outstanding boy and girl

2013 Outstanding Holstein Boy and Girl
Brett Hildebrandt, Dodge County
Breinne Hendrickson, Green County








2014 princess and attendant2014 Wisconsin Holstein Association Princess
Kayla Krueger, Waupaca County


2014 Wisconsin Holstein Association Princess Attendant
Kristen Broege, Rock County




national djm reps2014 National DJM Representatives
Carrie Warmka, Dodge County
Ryan Pralle, Clark County
Nicholas Schuster, Fond du Lac County
Cassy Krull, Jefferson County




national ydjm reps2014 National YDJM Representatives
Megan Nelson, Trempealeau County
Rachel Coyne, Pierce County
Carley Krull, Jefferson County
Missing from photo: Nicole Pralle, Clark County



sr dairy bowl winnersSenior Dairy Bowl Champions
Polk County - Coach Patti Hurtgen, Bethany Dado, Chris Rassier, Ethan Dado, Cody Getschel








junior dairy bowlJunior Dairy Bowl Champions
Shawano County - Coach Heather Jauquet, Mason Jauquet, Carter Jauquet, Nathan Ferfecki and Ben Schmidt






jeopardy winnersDairy Jeopardy Winners:
Junior Division
: Brian McCullough, Abby Field, Clarissa Ulness

Intermediate Division:
Jordan Siemers, Sanne DeBruijn, Hannah Nelson

Senior Division: Andy Sell, Lizi Endres, Ethan Dado




2013 Spirit Award Winners - Lafayette County

spirit award winners


2013 Distinguished Junior Members



2013 Young Distinguished Junior Member Winners



2013 12 & Under Recognition Winners

12&under winners


2013 Scholarship Winners

scholarship winners


Speaking Contest Winners

speaking contest winners


Essay Contest Winners

essay winners


2013 Junior Progressive Breeder Winners

jr progressive breeders


2013 Long Range Production Winners

long range production winners




2014 Junior Holstein Convention

January 3-5, 2014
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Host by: Fond du Lac County

2013 Junior Holstein Convention

December 28 - 30, 2012
Janesville, WI
Host by: Rock County

2012 Junior Holstein Convention
December 28 - 30, 2011
Eau Claire, WI
Host by: Clark County