Region Two All-Arounds

All-around winners are named at the 2016 Merial AQHA Region Two Championship.

The American Quarter Horse Journal

Kacy Philpot of Grand Forks, North Dakota, was first and second in 13-&-Under all-around competition September 18 at the 2016 Merial AQHA Region Two Championships in Rapid City, South Dakota. Both of Kacy's bay geldings are by Macs Good N Plenty.

Kacy Philpot of Grand Forks, North Dakota, was first and second in 13-&-Under all-around competition September 18 at the 2016 Merial AQHA Region Two Championships in Rapid City, South Dakota. Both of Kacy's bay geldings are by Macs Good N Plenty. (Journal photo)

 

 

Homebreds came up big September 18 as all-around winners were named at the 2016 Merial AQHA Region Two Championship Show in Rapid City, South Dakota. 

In Level 1 amateur competition, Andrea Butler of Fargo, North Dakota, rode her mare My Details R Blazing to the all-around win. My Details Are Blazing is a 2012 brown mare by Hot N Blazing. She’s out of Loose At Last by The Last Captive.

Maureen Johnson traveled from her home in Redcliff, Alberta, to show Secret Money Machine, her homebred 2011 buckskin gelding by Heza Money Machine. Secret Money Machine is out of The Ultimate Smoke mare Snazzie Secrets.

During the four-day competition in South Dakota, Kacy Philpot of Grand Forks, North Dakota, showed two horses, placing first in the 13-&-Under all-around standings on Lil Boss Man, a 2008 bay gelding by Macs Good N Plenty. It was her second show with the gelding, and she was second in the all-around standings on her other bay gelding by Macs Good N Plenty, Macs Cruisin Chip.

All-Around Winners

Youth 13-&-Under
Kacy Philpot, Grand Forks, North Dakota, and Lil Boss Man
2008 bay gelding by Macs Good N Plenty-BG Lil Duce Couple by Ima Flashy Hotrod. Bred by Bill and Anita Nicholson, Greencastle, Indiana. Owned by Kacy Philpot

Youth 14-18
Nicole Zabel, Horace, North Dakota, and Careful Who U Invite
2008 chestnut mare by Invitation Only-Vested Peaches by Vested Pine. Bred by David and Mary Ann Thompson, Voluntown, Connecticut. Owned by Dave and Lori Zabel, Horace, North Dakota

Level 1 Youth 14-18
Nicole Zabel, Horace, North Dakota, and Careful Who U Invite
2008 chestnut mare by Invitation Only-Vested Peaches by Vested Pine. Bred by David and Mary Ann Thompson, Voluntown, Connecticut. Owned by Dave and Lori Zabel, Horace, North Dakota

Level 1 Youth 13-&-Under
Dylan Russman, Wisner, Nebraska, and Invited By An Angel
2003 sorrel mare by Dress Western-Zippos Angel Baby by Zippos Old Gold. Bred by Judy Woodward, Phoenix. Owned by Dylan Russman    

Level 1 Amateur
Andrea Butler, Fargo, North Dakota, and My Details R Blazing
2012 brown mare by Hot N Blazing-Loose At Last by The Last Captive. Bred and owned by Andrea Butler, Fargo, North Dakota

Amateur
Hanah Cunningham, Powell, Wyoming, and Absolute Contender
2007 sorrel gelding by Absolute Investment-Shes Always Good by Good Asset. Bred by Roger Seehafer, Williamsport, Indiana. Owned by Hanah Cunningham

Select
Maureen Johnson, Redcliff, Alberta, and Secret Money Machine
2011 buckskin gelding by Heza Money Machine-Snazzie Secrets by The Ultimate Smoke. Bred and owned by Maureen Johnson

Open
Cowboy Swagger
2012 sorrel gelding by Goodcowboymargarita-Icey Hot Investment by Impulsions. Bred by Roger and Robin Gollehon, Versailles, Kentucky. Owned by Ryane Bakke, Grenora, North Dakota