ConcreteState Shootout Aimed at Networking
WAUKEE, IA The Iowa Concrete Paving Association and Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association held their thirteenth annual ConcreteState Shootout. Forty-eight participants joined the networking event at the New Pioneer Gun Club in Waukee, Iowa, where ten teams received 100 targets and ammo, and competed for prizes. The networking continued following the competition with a BBQ lunch catered by The Smokehouse in Dallas Center. Prizes were awarded to the top shooter and the first, second, and third place teams.
The top shooter was determined by an individual's overall score out of 100 targets. Average scores were used to determine the winning teams.
OVERALL TOP SHOOTER (83)
Craig Hughes of Cedar Valley Corp., LLC
Top shooter prize: $50 Bass Pro Gift Card
1ST PLACE TEAM (77.6)
Steve Wobken and Dave Suchorski of Ash Grove Cement Co.; Rodney McCarn of American Concrete Products, Inc.; Mark Deetz of Lyman-Richey Corp.; and Craig Hughes of Cedar Valley Corp., LLC
First place prize: 30-can Camo Roller Coolers
2ND PLACE TEAM (77)
Jarod Hendricks of Lyman-Richey Corp.; Eric Sieh of Standard Ready Mix Concrete Co.; and Casey Buck and KR Buck of Ten Point Construction Co., Inc.
Second place prize: Mountain Lodge Blankets
3RD PLACE TEAM (71.4)
Tim Paul of Construction Materials, Inc.; Mike Viehdorfer of Manatt's, Inc.; Troy Martens of Streb Construction Co., Inc.; and Bill Sutton of Headwaters Resources
Third place prize: Bendable, Magnetic Tri-pod Flashlights
Congratulations to all the winners and special thanks to the following sponsors!
LUNCH SPONSOR: Housby Mixer Systems
STATION SPONSORS: Advanced Technical Services, Inc./CON-E-CO; Ash Grove Cement Company; Buzzi Unicem USA; Central Plains Cement Company; Construction Materials, Inc.; Continental Cement Company; GCC; Headwaters Resources; LafargeHolcim; Lehigh Cement Company; Logan Contractors Supply, Inc.; Monarch Cement of Iowa, Inc.; Star Equipment, Ltd.
EVENT SPONSORS: Ash Grove Cement Company; Buzzi Unicem USA; Continental Cement Company; GCC; LafargeHolcim; Lehigh Cement Company; Lyman-Richey Corporation; Monarch Cement of Iowa, Inc.; S&H Distribution, LLC; Standard Ready Mix Concrete Co.
Additional photos of the shootout can be found on our website at www.iowaconcretepaving.org