2010 World Livestock Auctioneer Championship

The 2010 World Livestock Auctioneer Championship was held at the Oklahoma National Stockyards, Inc. in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on June 19, 2010. The contestants that made it to the Semi-Finals and Finals are listed below. You can purchase a DVD video set of the entire Semi-Finals, Finals, the Awards Banquet and the 1 hour RFD-TV Special. You can also purchase audio CDs of either the Semi-Finals or Finals.

Semi-Finals

Bailey Ballou
Elgin, Oklahoma

Mitch Barthel
New York Mills, Minnesota

Ted Baum
O’Neill, Nebraska

Jeff Bynum
Southside, Alabama

Darren T. Carter
Ninety Six, South Carolina

Tye Casey
Plymouth, Indiana

Lance Cochran
Medford, Oklahoma

Chuck Cozzitorto
Hilmar, California

Charly Cummings
Yates Center, Kansas

Kyle Elwood
Abilene, Kansas

Will Epperly
Moneta, Virginia

Dustin Focht
Stillwater, Oklahoma

Tom Frey
Creston, Iowa

Jim Hertzog
Butler, Missouri

Brian Little
Wann, Oklahoma

Brian Marlin
Inola, Oklahoma

Joel Martin
Williamston, South Carolina

 

Andrew McDowell
Vandalia, Illinois

Brandon Neely
Southside, Alabama

Mike Nuss
Minatare, Nebraska

Ted Odle
Brush, Colorado

Paul Ramirez
Tucson, Arizona

Jay Romine
Mt. Washington, Kentucky

Duane Rus
Rock Valley, Iowa

Jason Santomaso
Sterling, Colorado

Kevin Schow
Paxton, Nebraska

Kyle Shobe
Lewistown, Montana

Rick Shoemaker
Kearney, Nebraska

Jeff Showalter
Broadway, Virginia

Russele Sleep
Bedford, Iowa

Preston Smith
Nunn, Colorado

Gabe Spikes
Bowie, Texas

Billy Younkin
Cecil, Alabama

Finals

Bailey Ballou
Elgin, Oklahoma

Darren T. Carter — reserve champion
Ninety Six, South Carolina

Charly Cummings — runner-up champion
Yates Center, Kansas

Tom Frey
Creston, Iowa

Brian Little
Wann, Oklahoma

Mike Nuss
Minatare, Nebraska

Ted Odle
Butte, Montana

Jason Santomaso
Sterling, Colorado

Kevin Schow
Paxton, Nebraska

Kyle Shobe — champion
Lewistown, Montana

2010 World Livestock Auctioneer Quarterfinals

The 2010 Quarterfinals were held at the Public Auction Yards in Billings, Montana; Crawford Livestock Market, LLC in Crawford, Nebraska; Calhoun Stockyard Hwy 53, Inc. in Calhoun, Georgia; and Parsons Livestock Market, Inc. in Parsons, Kansas.

Billings
September 25, 2009

Jaxon Allen
Lewistown, Montana

Justin Banzhaf
Cambridge, Nebraska

Mitch Barthel
New York Mills, Minnesota

Jake Bettencourt
Hilmar, California

Nick Caspers
Wishek, North Dakota

Jake Cheechov
Eugene, Oregon

Chuck Cozzitorto
Hilmar, California

Doug Dietterle
Meadow, South Dakota

Conrad Green
Munford, Alabama

Ed  Hinton
Scobey, Montana

Brennin Jack
Yorkton, Saskatchewan

Ed Knight
Seymour, Tennessee

Justin Leggett
Cabot, Arkansas

Brian Little
Wann, Oklahoma

Andy Mrnak
Bowman, North Dakota

Mike Nuss
Minatare, Nebraska

Ted Odle
Butte, Montana

Lonnie Rudd
Wilder, Idaho

Duane Rus
Rock Valley, Iowa

Greg Ryken
Yankton, South Dakota

Jake Sanford
Port Orchard, Washington

Kyle Shobe
Lewistown, Montana

Daren Shumway
Mesa, Arizona

Preston Smith
Nunn, Colorado

Larry Don Suckla
Dolores, Colorado

Richard Venzor
Three Forks, Montana

Shane Wolff
Golden Valley, North Dakota

Crawford
October 9, 2009

Justin Banzhaf
Cambridge, Nebraska

Ted Baum
O’Neill, Nebraska

Dan Clark
Winner, South Dakota

Bill Cook
Huntley, Montana

Will Epperly
Moneta, Virginia

Tom Frey
Creston, Iowa

Ben Hoepker
Ericson, Nebraska

Garrett Jones
Los Banos, California

Lance Kinderknecht
Amena, Kansas

Jason Lekin
Toledo, Iowa

Andrew McDowell
Vandalia, Illinois

Andy Mrnak
Bowman, North Dakota

Jason Santomaso
Sterling, Colorado

Kevin Schow
Paxton, Nebraska

Rick Shoemaker
Kearney, Nebraska

Russele Sleep
Bedford, Iowa

Shane Wolff
Golden Valley, North Dakota

Calhoun
October 15, 2009

Justin Abell
Sigourney, Iowa

Mike Brown
Bethel, Ohio

Jeff Bynum
Southside, Alabama

Darren T. Carter
Ninety Six, South Carolina

Tye Casey
Plymouth, Indiana

Glenn Cruze
Knoxville, Tennessee

Shannon Davis
Yantis, Texas

Conrad Green
Munford, Alabama

Travis A. Johnson
Oakdale, California

Marvin Keck
New Tazewell, Tennessee

Marcus Kent
Dunnellon, Florida

Ed Knight
Seymour, Tennessee

Kent Korte
Metropolis, Illinois

Kevin Magby
Atoka, Oklahoma

Joel Martin
Williamston, South Carolina

Jacob Massey
Petersburg, Tennessee

Jason L. Miller
Quaker City, Ohio

Brandon Neely
Southside, Alabama

Christopher Pinard
Swainsboro, Georgia

Patrick Prather
Richmond, Kentucky

Tanner Ragan
Sulphur Springs, Texas

Jay Romine
Mt. Washington, Kentucky

Greg Ryken
Yankton, South Dakota

Gabe Spikes
Bowie, Texas

Mark Sprewell
Carrollton, Georgia

Rusty Taylor
White City, Kansas

Eddie  Wagoner
Independence, Virginia

Wesley Ware
Charles Town, West Virginia

Billy Younkin
Cecil, Alabama

Groesbeck
December 2, 2009

Justin Abell
Sigourney, Iowa

Chris Arnaman
Hamilton, Missouri

Alfred (A.J.) Austin IV
Paragould, Arkansas

Bailey Ballou
Elgin, Oklahoma

Byron Bina
Herington, Kansas

Jason A.  Boucher
Riley, Kansas

Leon Caselman
Long Lane, Missouri

Jake Cheechov
Eugene, Oregon

John Cline
Onaga, Kansas

Tate Cobb
Guymon, Oklahoma

Lance Cochran
Medford, Oklahoma

Charly Cummings
Yates Center, Kansas

Shannon Davis
Yantis, Texas

Kyle Elwood
Abilene, Kansas

Dustin Focht
Stillwater, Oklahoma

Dillon Gross
Bradleyville, Missouri

Jim Hertzog
Butler, Missouri

Lynn Langvardt
Chapman, Kansas

H. Daniel Lanier
Hurt, Virginia

Mike “Hoss” Manske
Shattuck, Oklahoma

Brian Marlin
Inola, Oklahoma

Alex Mattila
Brush Prairie, Washington

Jason L.  Miller
Quaker City, Ohio

Peter Raffan
Armstrong, British Columbia

Roger D. Robinson
Orleans, Indiana

Jeff Showalter
Broadway, Virginia

Ed Spencer
Logan, Iowa

Larry Don Suckla
Dolores, Colorado

Rusty Taylor
White City, Kansas

Joel Tuxhorn
Guymon, Oklahoma

Garren Walrod
Randolph, Kansas