Corn Classic Crowns Champion


The inaugural Iowa Auctioneers Corn Classic Bid Calling Open crowned it's first champion on Saturday, February 12. 

The Champion, J.J. Wise, Klemme, Iowa, out-called 15 other contestants to with the 2022 Corn Classic belt buckle, the $5000 Champion Prize, and the notoriety of being this year's champion.

The Iowa Corn Classic Open Auctioneer Championship was held at the Iowa Beef Expo and included auctioneers from six states who competed in the contest. Five of those states were represented in the final round of the Top Seven and included Iowa, Missouri, Arizona, Texas, and Nebraska.

The top seven auctioneers from the contest were:

  • JJ Wise – champion
  • Jeff Garber – runner up
  • Shawn Hagler – Third
  • David Whitaker – Fourth 
  • Austin Schaben – Fifth
  • Austin Creamer – Sixth
  • Tim Dietz – Seventh

Congratulations to Wise and all of the participants who made the contest a success.

View photos of the winners on the Iowa Corn Classic Facebook page:
2022 Corn Classic Winners

If you would like the watch a recording of the contest visit the following link: