Thanks to your support, the VA 4-H Horse Program educational teams did a wonderful job winning many ribbons at Southern Regionals in Perry Georgia (early Sept) and at the All American Quarter Horse Congress this week! We are so proud of them! Next to come will be Nationals!!
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ALL AMERICAN QUARTER HORSE CONGRESS:
Communications - Cora Hoemann – 3rd Individual Presentations
Hippology Team (Sarah Foster, Hannah Beaver, Lainey Butler, Rachel Buchanan) - 3rd Team Overall, plus 3rd Team exam, Individual exam: Hannah 6th and Sarah 2nd, 4th Team Stations, 1st Team Horse Judging, Individual Horse Judging: Lainey 8th and Hannah 6th, 1st Team problem, Individual overall: Sarah 10th and Hannah 7th
Horse Judging Team (Brianne Lefanowicz, Cora Hoemann, Kayla Dixon, Kaylee Hill) - 9th Team Performance and Kayla Dixon, 10th individual overall in Performance
Horse Bowl Team (Samantha Whysong, Kayla Dixon, Carolyn Hicks, Libby Pumphrey) - successful completion of three rounds
Communications: Katie Define – 1st Public Speaking; Emily Sears – 3rd Public Speaking; Cora Hoemann – 3rd Individual Presentations; Samantha Whysong – 4th Individual Presentations
Horse Bowl: Virginia A (Samantha Whysong, Kayla Dixon, Carolyn Hicks, Libby Pumphrey) - 8th Overall; Virginia B (Grayson Collins, Victoria Klapper, Emily Wright, Sydney Carver, Rachel Buchanan) - 5th Overall
Team Results - Virginia A (Sarah Foster, Kate Hudson, Victoria Klapper, Meghan Peterson) - 6th overall, 4th Stations, 4th Team Problem; Virginia B (Calle Junker, Hannah Beaver, Lainey Butler, Rachel Buchanan) – 3rd overall, 5th Exam, 1st stations, 3rd Team Problem
Individual Hippology Results: Sarah Foster – 3rd Exam, 4th Stations, 4th overall; Hannah Beaver – 4th Exam, 2nd Stations, 3rd overall; Calle Junker – 5th Stations, 9th overall
Team Results - Virginia A (Kayla Dixon, Hannah Beaver, Cora Hoemann): 2nd Team Performance, 1st Team Reasons, 3rd Overall; Virginia B (Lainey Butler, Kate Hudson, Kimberly Laue): 4th – Team Halter, 4th – Team Reasons, 6th Overall
Individual Horse Judging Results:
Lainey Butler – 3rd Halter; Hannah Beaver – 2nd Performance, 1st Reasons, 6th Overall; Kayla Dixon – 9th Performance, 8th Reasons, 7th Overall; Kimberly Laue – 1st Performance, 2nd Reasons, 3rd Overall