The FFA Agricultural Advocacy Team competed December 5th and 6th in the Texas FFA State Leadership Contests held at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville. The team members are Rachel Miksch, Bailey Pawelek, Emily Mann, and Savannah Engquist.
The state contest consists of two semifinal rounds on Friday and then a final round on Saturday. In order to qualify for the finals, teams must place in the top five in the semifinal round. On Friday, the team competed against nine other teams from across the state and placed in the top five. On Saturday, the team competed in the finals and placed 4th. There were 258 Agricultural Advocacy Teams that competed this year and Floresville FFA is the 4th best. There were over 5800 different leadership teams that competed in all the different contests statewide this fall. This top four finish for the Agricultural puts FHS FFA in the top 1% of all the teams statewide.
This is the 5th year in a row for Floresville to take a leadership team to the state contest and FHS teams have finished in the top ten every year.
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