Happy 4th everyone!!!
I just wanted to let all know we had 335 entries at our show and we raised $2,541.50 for NC4K! It is amazing what can happen when a group of people works together!!! I am SO tired!! But we're already planning next years show! Keep up with it on the facebook page www.facebook.com/benefitopenshows for more information and polls to let us know what you thought about this year and what you would like to see next year!
High point & reserve awards were awarded to:
English 11 & under, 12-18, and Adult - Taylin Nickerson & VF 47 IMP, Faith Gardner & Spice it up, Michelle Hare & Louie Lamour
Reserve English 11 & under, 12-18, and Adult - Ariel Snyder & Lacy, Gracie Haynes & Dynamic Story Kid, Steven Pelzer & Ima Shifty Goodbar
Western 11 & under, 12-18, and Adult - Taylin Nickerson & Bring Me Roses, Faith Nickerson & Al Be Steady N Ready, Cassandra Beutke & One Hot Rockstar
Reserve Western 11 & under, 12-18, and Adult - Caroline Robinson & Rizzi, Grace Bostick & Mr. Pines Walk The Line, Michelle Hare & Louie Lamour
Working Western 18 & under, 19 & over - Keelyn Green & Mr Hickorys Starlight, Steven Pelzer & Ima Shifty Goodbar
Reserve Working Western 18 & under, 19 & over - Delanie Paschal & Bums Away, Michelle Hare & Chocolate Chip Dough
Games 11 & under, 12-18, and Adult - Tiffin Jacobs & Hope, Taylor King & Bailey, Casandra Beutke & One Hot Rockstar
Reserve Games 11 & under, 12-18, and Adult - Caroline Robinson & Rizzi, Kimberly Bramblett & Ruthie, Savannah Cox & Chance
Showmanship Champion - Gracie Haynes & Dynamic Story Kid
Open Champion - Cassandra Beutke & One Hot Rockstar
Open Walk- Trot- Jog Champion- Michelle Hare & Louie Lamour
Sportsmanship - Kenny Cook
Best Boots- Carl Tadlock
Best Bling- Melissa Childers
In February 2019, Sarah Beth Felker was crowned the SCQHA Queen. She grew up with a love of riding and showing Quarter Horses. Sarah Beth currently attends St. Andrews University working towards a degree in Business Administration with a focus in Equine studies, and she competes on her school’s IHSA Western, Hunt Seat, and Dressage teams. In her free time, Sarah Beth volunteers at the Ride Like a Knight therapeutic riding facility at her school where she assists children with developmental and physical disabilities through equine related activities and therapies.