Miss Sho-Ban Kaycee Dixey and royalty in the evening grand entry.
AMERICAN FALLS — Following are the American Falls High School Powwow results from January 28.
Emcee was Jordan Broncho and arena director Levi Running Eagle. Medicine Thunder was host drum.
Junior Boys Fancy 6-12: first-Kyle McCarreo, second-JJ Meninick Jr.; Boys Grass: first-Jax Hernandez, second-Benjamin Crue, third-TJ Haro. Boys Traditional: first-Benjamin Crue, second-Adonis Osborne, third-Indian Dann.
Junior Girls Fancy 6-12: first-Camry Buckskin, second-K’tillauna Johnson, third-Alsia Evening. Girls Jingle: first-Camry Buckskin, second-Bailey Jackson, third-Nena Crue. Girls Traditional: first-K’tilliauna Johnson, second-Evan, third-Zendaiya.
Teen Boys Fancy 13-17: first-Tristan Cornpeach. Teen Boys Grass: first-Tanner Countrymen, second-Jay Hernandez, third-George T. Teen Boys Traditional: first-Tanner Countrymen, second-Glen Garcia, third-Sky J. Beasley.
Girls Fancy 13-17: first- Kiauna Shongutsie, second-Kamora Graves Pevo, third-Ashra Benally. Teen Girls Jingle: first-Logan Wahtomy, second-Raylee Shane third-Kamora Graves Pevo.
Teen Girls Traditional: first-Aneena Gonzalez, second-Gia Hernandez, third-Wapii Osborne.
Adult Men Fancy 18-50: first-JJ Meninick, second-Nakezaka Jack. Men Grass: first-Joseph Baldwin, second-Josh Neaman, third: Tyrelle Other Medicine. Adult Men Traditional: first-James Tone, second-Nakai Kakakaway, third:
Sweep the TeePee: Bailey Jackson and Jasette Tindore.
Kiki Old Crowman opens her shawl as she dances.
Adult Women Fancy 18-50: first-Kayla Dann, second-Sally Anne Jack, third-Kiki Crow Old Man. Jingle: first-Serrae Running Eagle, second-Tommie Auck, third-Stormie Perdash. Traditional: first-Leela Abrahamson, second-Kiki Crow Old Man, third-Tetona Longhair.
Golden Age 51+ combined: Women: first-Thomi Mountain Sheep, second-Leona Taylor, third-Anna Bowers. Men: first-Johnson Meninick, second-?, third-Derald Julianto.
Outgoing William Thomas Middle School Princess Serenity Jones Junior Girls Jingle Special: first-Bailie Jackson, second-Raylee Shane, third-Camry Buckskin, fourth-Tristan Stacey.
Outgoing American Falls High School Queen Jasette Tindore MMIW Red Dress Special: first-Isabell Martin, second-Gabrielle Appenay, third-Cinncee Washakie.
Royalty: No contestants for the AFHS queen so the crown will be displayed at the high school until someone qualifies to wear it. William Thomas Middle School Princess: Cynthia Amboh. JR Simplot Elementary Junior Princess: Sunrise Blessings Apodaca. Hillcrest Elementary Tzi Tzi Princess: Goddess Poog.
Junior Boys dancer Adonnis Osborne.
American Falls Powwow Drum Groups: Medicine Thunder, Yakama Style, The Horses, Sage Point, Buffalo Lodge, Spring Creek, Big Wind Singers, Young Agency, Scout Society.
New royalty was crowned at the 8th Annual American Falls High School powwow.
Hillcrest Elementry Tzi Tzi princess is Goddess N. Poog, Shoshone-Bannock tribal member, 6 years old, who is in kindergarten. Her mother is LaDawn Poog and her Indian name is Nivechi wudah which means Bear girl (protestor).
Also crowned was the JR Simplot Jr. princess Sunrise Blessings Apodaca, Shoshone-Bannock Tribal member, 8 years old and in third grade, who is the daughter of Vanessa Apodaca. Jr Simplot Elementary Jr. princess first attendant went to Jacoba Rydalch who is a Shoshone-Bannock tribal member, 8 years old, and attending 3rd grade, her parents are Brittney N. Carter & William Carter.
Shoshone-Bannock tribal member Cynthia Amboh was named William Thomas Middle School princess. Because there were no applications turned in for American Falls High school Queen, the title is on hold until next year’s powwow 2024.