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Unit 18 4-H Horse Show Results for Jersey County
June 20, 2017
Riders of all ages participated in the Unit 18, 4-H Horse Show on Saturday, July 10 at the Gillespie Wild Riders Saddle Club near Gillespie, Illinois. According to Peggy Hampton, Unit 18 4-H Youth Development Educator, riders must be at least 8 years old to participate, the same requirement to participate in 4-H. The show classes included halter, western, showmanship, speed and fun classes. The judge for Saturday’s event was Pam Wallace.
JERSEY COUNTY WINNERS
2 Year Old or Older Mare or Gelding: Mackenzie Lane - A rating and Grand Champion
Junior Showmanship at Halter: Kate Jones - A rating and Reserve Champion; Mackenzie Lane - A rating
Walk Trot: Kate Jones - A rating and Champion.
Junior Egg & Spoon: Kate Jones - 4th Place
SPECIAL AWARDS FOR JERSEY COUNTY
HALTER: Champion Showmanship at Halter – Junior Division, Kate Jones
WALK TROT: Champion Walk Trot, Peyton Eldridge
WESTERN PLEASURE: Champion Western Pleasure Jr., Kate Jones; Reserve Champion Western Pleasure Jr., Ava Pegram
COUNTRY PLEASURE: Champion Country Pleasure Jr., Kate Jones
Reserve Champion Pole Bending Sr., Natalie Kahl
Champion Pole Bending Jr., Kate Jones
Reserve Champion Barrel Racing Sr., Natalie Kahl
Champion Barrel Racing Jr., Kate Jones
Reserve Champion Barrel Racing Jr., Makenna Dugger
Champion Trail Riding Jr., Kate Jones
Reserve Champion Trail Riding Jr., Ava Pegram
PATTERNED RIDING: Champion Patterned Riding Jr., Kate Jones
EGG AND SPOON:
Reserve Champion Egg & Spoon Sr., Allison Brown
Champion Egg & Spoon Jr., Kate Jones
Reserve Champion Egg & Spoon Jr., Makenna Dugger
University of Illinois Extension, Unit 18, serves 4-H youth from Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties. Youth ages 8-18, interested in participating in the 4-H Horse program, should contact the Jersey Extension office at 618-498-2913 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Source: Judy Benz, 4-H Program Coordinator, 618-498-2913, email@example.com
Local Contact: Judy Benz, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development, firstname.lastname@example.org