Homestead Days winners

June 21, 2016 GMT

A variety of activities and competitions were hosted during the course of Homestead Days last week. Below are the winners of each event, with the exception of the Classic and Street Rod Car Show.

1 Mile Fun Run

Girls – First place: Nevaeh Ringen, 9:08

Second place: Katherine Johnson, 10:23

Third place: Claire McGrury, 10:24

Boys – First place: R.J. Klaassen

Second place: Blake Kellerman

Third place: Masen Williams

5K Run – First place: Thomas Reeves

Second place: Hunter Bolden

Third place: T.J. Bates

10K Run – First place: Jeff Porter


Second place: Graig Skartvedt

Third place: Larry Jones

GeoTour Winner – Ben Martin

Human Maze Winner – Ava Miller

Raffle Winners

$250 Hills Home Furniture – Zachary Girgg of Beatrice

Metal Detector provided by NEAPCO – Todd Mollner of Omaha

Riding lawn mower provided by Worldlawn – Tayler Schmidt of Beatrice

Sidewalk Chalk Winners

Preschool – First place: Alexis Folkerts and Elsa Brueggemann

Kindergarten – First pace: Colby Stone

Second place: Oliver Ideus

First Grade – First place: Alexander Kelsay

Third and Fourth Grade – First place: Kara Scheuster

Second place: Brody Stone

Fifth and Sixth Grade – First place: Emma Brueggemann

Second place: Ella Brueggemann

Seventh and Eighth Grade – First place: Jordan Miller

Second place: Jordan Rhine

Ninth through 12th Grades – First place: Faith Kelley

Second place: Aelyah Miller

Adult – First place: Shelina Maguire

Second place: Amy Miller and Faith Haase

Horseshoe Tournament

First place: Randy Garrison and Larry Wise

Second place: Nate Buss and Mike VanLaningham

Third place: Melvin Keller and Robert Eyer

Parade Winners

Open Category – American Legion Riders

Floats – Beatrice Area Licensed in Home Child Care Providers

Theme – Security First Bank

Antique/Car/Tractor – Rolling Wheels Antique Model Truck Club

Saddle Club/Horses – 3 G’s 4-H Club