The 
Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest

Sponsored by:

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HAYS PUBLIC LIBRARY                           LAWTON NUSS
 
The 2022 Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest is back in the saddle with LIVE events!
FINALS AT FLINT HILLS DISCOVERY CENTER IN MANHATTAN:

Friday June 10th 2022
Flint Hills Discovery Center
315 S 3rd St

Manhattan,  KS
7:00 PM

Congratulations to our 2022 finalists!

We have had two regional qualifying rounds in Fredonia and Hays, and now we're getting ready for the Finals in Manhattan on June 10th.  The results are below:

QUALIFYING ROUND IN FREDONIA:

Serious Division: 

1st - Tim Keane             

2nd - Scott Wiswell           

3rd - Dove Schmidt    

 

Humorous Division: 
1st - Scott Wiswell            

2nd - Tim Keane           

3rd - Dove Schmidt          

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Judges & Contestants in Fredonia, KS
QUALIFYING ROUND IN HAYS:
Below:  Contestants in Hays, KS

Serious Division: 

1st - Jerry Jones             

2nd - Dale Page          

3rd - Colby Richard      

 

Humorous Division: 
1st - Betty Burlingham            

2nd - Jerry Jones           

3rd - Dale Page        

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Contest Committee Members:

Jeff Davidson of Eureka | Martha Farrell of Towanda | Orin Friesen of Benton | Brad Hamilton of Hoyt

 Contest Chairman:  Ron Wilson of Manhattan

CONTACT

Do you have questions about the contest?

Email contest chair Ron Wilson or our general contest email for more information!

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