2016 Merial AQHA Region Eight Championships End-of-Show Awards

Here are the pointed-show and Merial Region Eight Championships end-of-show award winners.

The American Quarter Horse Journal

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Region Eight: Farnam Buckles

Level 1 Youth 13-&-Under

Maddie Passmore of Melissa, Texas, riding Mist My Invitation, a 2007 bay gelding (Invitation Only-Misty Moonbeam (TB) by Expedition Moon); bred by Michael/Rochelle Farina of North Lawrence, Ohio; owned by Robert and Janet Passmore of Melissa, Texas

Level 1 Youth 14-18

Audrey Miesner of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, riding Wood Ya Sleep Withme, a 2009 sorrel gelding (Too Sleepy To Zip-Shesa Slippin Chick by The Invester); bred by Hedy Levin of Sturgis, Michigan

Rookie Amateur

Kelsey Ellis of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, riding Wood Ya Sleep Withme, a 2009 sorrel gelding (Too Sleepy To Zip-Shesa Slippin Chick by The Invester); bred by Hedy Levin of Sturgis, Michigan; owned by Audrey Miesner of Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

Level 1 Amateur

Shellie Dalluge of College Station, Texas, riding He Got It All, a 2008 bay roan gelding (Zippos Mr Good Bar-Delicious Invitation by Invitation Only); bred by Cory Seebach of Black Creek, British Columbia

Merial Region Eight High-Points

Level 1 Youth 13-&-Under

Maddie Passmore of Melissa, Texas, riding Mist My Invitation

Rookie Youth & Level 1 Youth 14-18

Audrey Miesner of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, riding Wood Ya Sleep Withme

Youth

Anna Jones of Kansas City, Missouri, riding Sonny Ready Zip, a 2006 sorrel mare (Im Ready To Zip-Sonnys Grandview); bred by Joanie Dinsdale of Kent, Washington

Rookie Amateur (Tie)

Mariah Embry of Coldspring, Texas, riding, Heza Hot Cookie, a 2008 sorrel gelding (On Holiday-Shesa Hot Cookie by Zips Chocolate Chip); bred by Charles and Jeannie Pircher LLC of Boerne, Texas

Diana Brown of De Soto, Kansas, riding Royal Deluxe Three, a 2008 sorrel gelding (Royal Deluxe Too-Marigold Tardy Imp by My Cheyenne Luck); bred by Edward Becker of Leavenworth, Kansas

Level 1 Amateur

Shellie Dalluge of College Station, Texas, riding He Got It All

Amateur

Candice White of Montgomery, Texas, riding Any Given Moment, a 2007 bay gelding (Artful Investment-Leaguers Haley Bopp by Kay Cee Leaguer); bred by Angela Fox of Carrollton, Texas

Select Amateur

Lana Work of Newspringfield, Ohio, riding Willy In Aliceland, a 2004 black gelding (Willy Be Invited-Miss Poker Alice by Dark Pines Dude); bred by Wayne Feasby of Payne, Ohio; owned by Bruce/Lana Work of New Springfield, Ohio.

Level 1 Open

Lissa Visconty of Gainesville, Texas, riding Invite Me Good Bar, a 2013 bay mare (Zippos Mr Good Bar-Invite Me Breeze by Invitation Only); bred by Kenneth and Lisa Elam of Gallatin, Tennessee; owned by John Narmont of Auburn, Illinois.

Open

Christian Lybbert of Whitesboro, Texas, riding Elans A Chic, a 2007 sorrel gelding (Elans Playboy-Starring A Chic by Smart Chic Olena); bred by Bobby and Jackie Mouser of Stigler, Oklahoma

EWD Independent Walk, Trot, Lope

Spencer Roberson of Sanger, Texas, riding Make Me Feel Good, a 2000 sorrel gelding (Zippos Mr Good Bar-Mystified Mac by Mr Mac Reynolds); bred by John Narmont of Auburn, Illinois; owned by Jann Harrell of Lantana, Texas

EWD Walk, Trot

Jessica Naaykens of Joplin, Missouri riding RL Good Like Sudden, a 2001 sorrel gelding (A Sudden Impulse- Good Preference by Zippos Mr Good Bar); bred by Roberts Development Corp; owned by Ariana Cimino of Plano, Texas.

Merial Region Eight All-Around Trophies

Level 1 Youth

Maddie Passmore of Melissa, Texas, riding Mist My Invitation

Level 1 Youth 14-18

Audrey Miesner of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, riding Wood Ya Sleep Withme

Youth

Anna Jones of Kansas City, Missouri, riding Sonny Ready Zip

Level 1 Amateur

Mariah Embry of Coldspring, Texas, riding, Heza Hot Cookie

Amateur

Candice White of Montgomery, Texas, riding Any Given Moment

Select Amateur

Lana Work of Newspringfield, Ohio, riding Willy In Aliceland

Open

Robin Chance of Crossroads, Texas, riding RL Best Of Goodbar, a 2011 bay mare (RL Best of Sudden-Zippos Msmac Goodbar by Zippos Mr Good Bar); bred by Richard Emch of Woodville, Ohio; owned by Ariana Cimino of Plano, Texas