Go Texan Horseshoe and Washer Winners
The Lee County Go Texan committee held the annual washer and horseshoe tournament in conjunction with the Fedor Fish Fry on August 25, 2012. The team of Scott Paulk and Blake Brown placed first in the washer tournament and second place went to Glen Albrecht and Kyle Kasper. The team of Walter Gersch and Smokey Zoch placed first in the horseshoe tournament and second place went to Andrew Schubert and Chris Clifford. First place teams Scott Paulk and Blake Brown and Walter Gersch and Smokey Zoch will compete at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s Area Go Texan contest on January 26th at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center in Katy. The trophies were donated by Mike Hopkins Distributing Co., Inc. of Brenham.
The purpose of the Lee County Area Go Texan committee is to actively promote the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo through various activities and to award numerous scholarships to deserving youth in Lee County. Our previous Ambassador, Kevin Allen, was recently appointed as the Assistant District Chair for District 7 for the Area Go Texan. Lee County Go Texan committee members for 2012 are: Kim Ruemke, Ambassador; John Schoenemann, Secretary; Ron Crowell, Treasurer; Badge Members: Georgia Allen, Loretta Chilek, Ray Edwards, Dennis Hengst, Jeff & Melody Hooper, Pam Jatzlau, Susan Michael, James Mitschke, Samantha Retzlaff, CJ Ruemke, Bubba Smith, Danita Smith, Missy Strom and Ken Weiser. County Committee Members are: Glen Albrecht, Ace Blankenburg, Jo Carolyn Crowell, Brenda Pillack, Dennis Smith, Chad Wallingsford and Holly Wallingsford.
Anyone interested in becoming a part of the Lee County Area Go Texan should contact one of the above named individuals or call Kim Ruemke at (512) 771-7513.