2014 Baby Health Contest winners announced

Monday, September 8, 2014
Trenton Beerman, son of Steve and Angie Beerman, of Concordia, was named Grand Champion Boy in the Children's Health Contest. (Sarah Reed/The Concordian)

Four doctors from Children's Mercy Hospital examined children from ages 6 months up to 4 years for Concordia Fall Festival's Baby Health Contest. Children were judged on feeding history, immunizations, dentition, development, safety and anticipatory guidance, as well as a physical exam.

The examinations were conducted Friday, Sept. 5, and winners were announced Saturday morning.

Trenton Beerman, son of Steve and Angie Beerman, of Concordia, was named Grand Champion Boy in the Children's Health Contest.

Maren Kliethermes, daughter of Brandon and Sarah Kliethermes, of Concordia, was named Grand Champion Girl in the Children's Health Contest.

Top winners in the eight classes were:

Maren Kliethermes, daughter of Brandon and Sarah Kliethermes, of Concordia, was named Grand Champion Girl in the Children's Health Contest. (Sarah Reed/The Concordian)

Boys 6 months up to 1 year:

-- first, Parker Long, son of David and Lynsi Long, of Concordia

-- second, Colstyn Bergman, son of Jody and Tiffany Bergman, of Alma

-- third, Cohen Brown, son of Carter Brown and Aubrey Roemig, of Concordia

Girls 6 months up to 1 year:

-- first, Kiya Trautman, daughter of Wyatt and Cara Trautman, of Blue Springs

-- second, Kaelyn Krause, daughter of Scott and Melissa Krause, of Concordia

-- third, Penelope Virus, daughter of Nicholas and Shannon Virus, of Concordia

Boys 1-2 years old:

-- first, Braylon Wiskur, son of Clayton and Valerie Wiskur, of Concordia

-- second, Kelby Aversman, son of Marc and Tina Aversman, of Corder

-- third, Owen Wasson, son of Chris and Abbie Wasson, of Emma; also Austin Meyers, son of Renee Meyers and Adam Goff, of Concordia

Girls 1-2 years old:

-- first, Maren Kliethermes, daughter of Brandon and Sarah Kliethermes, of Concordia

-- second, Emma Cooper, daughter of Crystal and Ryan Cooper, of Concordia

-- third, Eden Beissenherz, daughter of Nathan and Ann Beissenherz, of Concordia

Boys 2-3 years old:

-- first, Gus Luetjen, son of Stephanie Luetjen, of Concordia

-- second, Benjamin Kuecker, son of Carista and Chris Kuecker, of Concordia

-- third, Kaden Boland, son of Matt and Trisha Boland, of Waverly; also Konner McKnight, son of Kory and Kerby McKnight, of Concordia

Girls 2-3 years old:

-- first, Rylee Long, daughter of David and Lynsi Long, of Concordia

-- second, Emma Woods, daughter of Dustin and Jennifer Woods, of Kansas City

-- third, Alyssa Ramseyer, daughter of Nathan and Felicia Ramseyer, of Concordia

Boys 3-4 years old:

-- first, Trenton Beerman, son of Steve and Angie Beerman, of Concordia

-- second, Corbin Dierking, son of Tim and Misty Dierking, of Malta Bend

Girls 3-4 years old:

-- first, Claira Martens, daughter of Todd and Rachel Martens, of Concordia

-- second, Adalee Diamond, daughter of JD and Leslee Diamond, of Concordia

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