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NMSU Wool Judging team places at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

The New Mexico State University Wool Judging team competed at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in Houston, Texas, March 17.

"The team competed against teams from Colorado, Kansas and Texas at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. They competed well on the grading line, and we had some very good individual placings," said Patricia Black, NMSU Wool Judging coach.

The team placed second in the grading category and ninth overall. Megan Nystrom, of Los Alamos, N.M., placed third individually in grading; T.J. Wood, of Capitan, N.M., placed eighth individually in grading; and Shannon Norris, of Cliff, N.M., received 10th individually overall.