Prairiland High School FFA attended State Leadership Development Events on Friday and Saturday at Sam Houston University.
The Prairiland FFA teams, Public Relations and Agricultural Advocacy qualified for the state competition by finishing first or second in one of the state’s 57 district competitions and first or second in one of ten area competitions.
More than 5,500 entries began the statewide tournament in 13 different events, which reflect classroom instruction in basic leadership skills.
Agricultural Advocacy placed third out of 286 teams in the state. Team members are Carsyn Fernandez, Gracie Harp, Madison Story, Allen Elliott and Emme Newman.
Public Relations finished in the Top 18 out of 333 teams in the state. Team members are Gabbi Wood, Charity Wood, Malorie Sneed and Baylee Covington.