Texas Tech University

Texas Tech Wool Judging Team

2021 wool judging team

The Wool Judging Team is comprised of predominantly freshmen students. It is open to students of any major. The team competes only in the spring semester at three competitions including the National Western, the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo and the Houston Livestock Show.

National Championships: 1986, 2013, 2018, 2021


Current Team Members:

  • Cassady Craddock, from Gunter, Texas
  • Luke Falkenstien, from Oswego, Kansas
  • Kade Miller, from Panhandle, Texas
  • Ty Mitchell, from Roswell, New Mexico
  • Emmie Grace Mynatt, from Eldorado, Texas
  • Ashlyn Oschner, from Kersey Colorado
  • Cutter Pohlman, from Hereford, Texas
  • Skylor Schertz, from Denton, Texas
  • Truett Shafer, from Deming, New Mexico
  • Wyatt Sisco, from Sterling City, Texas
  • Clay Templeton, from Kerrville, Texas
  • Kielee Whitewood, from Sanger, Texas
  • Carlye Winfrey, from Seminole, Texas
  • Maci Wisdom, from Peaster, Texas


The team is coached by Jenna Frink, Kullen Sorrels and Emily Reiley. Associate professor Sam Jackson serves as the team supervisor.

Contact Information:

Dr. Sam Jackson
(806) 834-7185

Animal & Food Sciences