STEVE LASKO/For the Chronicle
Eleven-year-old Taylor Waller demonstrates showmanship at her home in Inverness with her swine, Hope, who will be shown at the Citrus County Fair in March. Waller won Junior Champion of Champions in her category at the Florida State Fair with her then-6-month-old swine, Hunter. http://www.spiphotos.smugmug.com/

In the world of livestock showing, the state fair is the pinnacle.

Two young people from Citrus County not only showed their animals recently at the 2015 Florida State Fair in Tampa, they garnered top honors.

Middle-school student Taylor Waller, 11, of Inverness, grabbed junior champion of champions honors in the swine category when she showed her then-6-month-old barrow, Hunter. Taylor is with Ease’s Rough Riders 4-H Club.