Kylie Nickels from Wisconsin was the High Individual in the 2017 National 4-H Contest.

Year
Teams
High Individual State
1919
6
* *
1920
15
Arthur Gwain Missouri
1921
13
Warren Rice Maryland
1922
*
Elizabeth Willerton Ohio
1923
20
John Visny Connecticut
1924
20
Harlan Leonard Iowa
1925
23
Ralph Dunnigan Maryland
1926
21
Gertrude Kaiser Iowa
1927
26
Jesse Bilyeu Nebraska
1928
26
Raymond Sorensen Iowa
1929
27
James Childers Oklahoma
1930
25
Alfred Berglund Minnesota
1931
24
Carl Ernst Michigan
1932
13
William Kammueller Wisconsin
1933
12
Russell Spanggard Nebraska
1934
13
Grover Miehe Iowa
1935
20
Vincent Kelly Iowa
1936
20
Steve Close Maryland
1937
25
Donald Tracy Nebraska
1938
24
Lon McGillard Oklahoma
1939
17
Charles Hammond Maryland
1940
28
Douglas Stanton New York
1941
*
* *
1942
11
Sidney Ingram Missouri
1943-45
No contest – World War II
1946
10
Ellen McMillan Oklahoma
1947
14
John C. Wilk Kansas
1948
17
Maurice Roberts Michigan
1949
18
Bill Burn Indiana
1950
21
Robert Barton Maryland
1951
27
Charles Anken New York
1952
30
David VanderHeuvel Michigan
1953
31
Arnold Girbach Michigan
1954
32
William Powel Maryland
1955
30
James Sears New York
1956
30
Dave Dickson Washington
1957
32
Sharon Jackson Michigan
1958
32
Charles Iager, Jr. Maryland
1959
33
Marlin Hoff Maryland
1960
33
Curtis Day Maryland
1961
34
Dorthy Grove Maryland
1962
34
James Miller Pennsylvania
1963
34
Donald Bossard New York
1964
34
Virginia Weir Kansas
1965
33
Barbara Whipp Maryland
1966
34
Marvin Beshore Pennsylvania
1967
34
Charles Patterson Maryland
1968
36
Paul Snider Kentucky
1969
33
Sheila Jordan North Carolina
1970
32
Byron Johnson New York
1971
33
Dave Grundahl Wisconsin
1972
34
John Miles Kentucky
1973
33
Duane Meier Wisconsin
1974
36
Ronnie Kling Maryland
1975
35
Alta Mae Keightley Kentucky
1976
34
Nancy Dransfield West Virginia
1977
36
Gary Noble Minnesota
1978
38
John Deininger Ohio
1979
36
Janice Thomson Missouri
1980
37
Jenny Cheek North Carolina
1981
37
Mike Allen Maryland
1982
37
Brian Garrison Ohio
1983
36
Stan Moser Wisconsin
1984
36
Matthew Budine New York
1985
35
Bill Swift Maryland
1986
37
David Croshaw Kentucky
1987
38
Jeff Fuchs Minnesota
1988
36
Marcie Emerson New York
1989
36
Todd Fernandes California
1990
36
Amy Brown Maryland
1991
36
Cathy Pavelski Pennsylvania
1992
37
Mark Iager Maryland
1993
34
April Hall Maryland
1994
38
James Janney Virginia
1995
32
Chris Herndon Kentucky
1996
32
Nancy Deutsch Kentucky
1997
34
Kurt Averhoff Texas
1998
33
Leslie Sheppard Missouri
1999
32
Emily Stammen Ohio
2000
31
Laurie Winkelman Wisconsin
2001
31
Raechal Kilgore Pennsylvania
2002
28
Emily Yeiser Maryland
2003
31
Elizabeth Kern Minnesota
2004
29
Matt Sneller Michigan
2005
28
Aaron Horst Pennsylvania
2006
31
Neil Duncan Ohio
2007
29
Jessica Achen Minnesota
2008
27
Val Mohr Minnesota
2009
26
Karen Anderson Minnesota
2010
27
Bethany Dado Wisconsin
2011
28
Andrew Kern Minnesota
2012
31
Tony Garcia California
2013
25
Trent Dado Wisconsin
2014
23
Jordan Siemers Wisconsin
2015
26
Ben Powers Wisconsin
2016
24
Cameron Cook Michigan
2017
22
Kylie Nickels Wisconsin
* denotes data is not available