Year-End Champions Crowned in Nebraska

See who claimed high-point titles with the Nebraska Quarter Horse Association in 2014, plus look through photos from the banquet.

The American Quarter Horse Journal

Kacie Scharf won the Nebraska Quarter Horse Association high-point youth title in 2014 with A Movin Machine. (Credit: NQHA)

Hard-working amateurs, youth, owners, professionals and their equine teammates were recognized February 14 at the Nebraska Quarter Horse Association annual awards banquet. 

The American Quarter Horse Journal congratulates the following NQHA year-end high-point winners:

High-Point Open Horse – A Movin Machine, a 2007 bay gelding (A Good Machine-Graceful Principles by Principle Investment), owned by Gayle Scharf of Gretna, Nebraska
Reserve – Genuine Red Quincy, a 2009 palomino stallion (Genuine Hombre-Quincys Red Julene by Mr Baron Red), owned by Galen Thompson of Norfolk, Nebraska

High-Point Amateur – Logan Woodward of Grand Island, Nebraska, riding Decks Jeweller, a 2008 sorrel gelding (The Golden Deck-Invest In A Cuiton by Cuiton), owned by Chris and Keely Woodward of Grand Island
Reserve – Christina Hansen of Gretna, Nebraska, riding Do Invy Me, a 2007 sorrel mare (Green With Invy-Dont Skip Bonnie by Dont Skip Zip)

High-Point Select Amateur – Martha Lou Oltjen of Robinson, Kansas, riding Credit Rate, a 1998 sorrel gelding (Investment Creditor-Hobo Sue Barta by Zippo Pine Bar)
Reserve – Debra Sharp of Valentine, Nebraska, riding SL Miss Alli, a 2003 bay mare (Hot Impulse-Alli Ward by Zippo A Ward)

High-Point Level 1 Amateur – Gayle Scharf of Gretna, Nebraska, riding Still Tha One, a 2010 brown gelding (Invitation Only-Weretalkinradical by Radical Rodder)
Reserve – Logan Woodward riding Decks Jeweller

High-Point Youth – Kacie Scharf of Gretna, Nebraska, A Movin Machine, a 2007 bay gelding (A Good Machine-Graceful Principles by Principle Investment), owned by Gayle Scharf of Gretna, Nebraska
Reserve – Sydnee Gemar of Sutton, Nebraska, riding One Classy Gucci, a 2003 black gelding (Gucci Only-Zippos Classy Lady by Zippo Pine Bar)

High-Point Level 1 Youth – Kacie Scharf riding A Movin Machine.
Reserve – Molli Jessica Hagge of Ord, Nebraska, riding Lopin Kandi Kisses, a 2007 bay mare (Lopin Slow-Zippo Kandi Lena by Glow Natural), owned by Stowell Family Trust of Ord

Access the full list of NQHA 2014 year-end winners.

Would you like to see your affiliate’s year-end winners highlighted, too? Contact AQHA Internet Editor Tara Matsler at tmatsler@aqha.org to have your awards banquet featured on AQHA.com's Showing page.

The 2015 NQHA show season kicks off March 14-15 in Lincoln, Nebraska, with the March Madness Quarter Horse Shows. Access the full NQHA show schedule at www.nebraskaquarterhorse.com