Skip to content

Bustin For Cash Tops North Middletown



 

 

by Renee Isaacs

 

NORTH MIDDLETON, Ky. - Bustin For Cash was the top entry in the Walking Stake division for the North Middletown Charity Horse Show. Trainer Donald Stamper of Richmond, Ky., was aboard this talented horse who is owned by French and Childers, also of Richmond, Ky. Richard Evans and Pro Stock By JFK captured the reserve award for Lisa Evans of Mt. Sterling, Ky.

Six entries made the gate call for the first class of the evening, which happened to be the 11 and Under division. Emilee Smith rode to the winner’s circle aboard Night Vision to collect the blue. The reserve award  went to Rhiannon Stephens and Score.

Melissa Stephens won her first blue of the night aboard Jose’ Brooks in the Three-Year-Old Amateur division for Bayes and Stephens of Grayson, Ky. Ann Hamon rode to the reserve ribbon with Miss Money Penny.

            Teresa Roberts and Little Man Tate won the Bourbon County Residents Country Pleasure class. Danny Turner and Gold Chip BFF were second.

            Savannah McQuerry and Making Promises won the Juvenile 17 and Under class for Carter and Parish of Indianapolis, Ind. Erin Stephens and Pusher’s Black Ann pushed their way to reserve honors for Gary Doss of Minford, Ohio.

            A large class of 13 entered the ring for the Novice Amateur class. Kim Back and Reckless Youth made a great show to claim top honors. Melanie Mader rode to the red ribbon aboard Pusher’s Crystal.

            Jimmy Harney claimed top honors in the Two-Year-Old Open Amateur class aboard A Night Out With Jazz. The second place award went to Supers Survivor and Mandie Lancaster for Peggy Caldwell of Danville, Ky.

            Eleven entries made the gate call for the Four-Year-Old Amateur class. Melissa Stephens captured her second blue of the night, this time with Pusher’s Ebony for Willis and Stephens of Grayson, Ky. The reserve award went to Melanie Mader and Dr. Michael J. for Larry and Phyllis Coy of Lebanon Junction, Ky.

            Logan Hankins of Paris, Ky., won the Amateur Country Pleasure class aboard Hallelujah In The Sky. Dianne Wilson rode to the red ribbon aboard Strike Three.

            The Three-Year-Old Open class was won by Shanghi Ritz and Allen McQuerry for Laurie Herchenroeder of Harrodsburg, Ky. Gary Snow and Laneview’s Master collected the second place ribbon.

            Nicole Bell won the Open Amateur No Canter class aboard Rave’s Lightfoot under the direction of McQuerry Stables of Harrodsburg, Ky. Jimmy Harney and Pusher’s Maximus claimed the reserve tie.

            Jimmy Harney and Dark Ebony’s Star Gazer rode to the winner’s circle in the Open Amateur Canter class for Jim Harney of Independence, Ky. Mandie Lancaster and Rain’s Nightstorm captured the second place ribbon.

            Up next was the Show Pleasure division. Treva Vice claimed the first place award with RPM 2 Nite for Mark and Cliff Vice of Carlisle, Ky. Chargers Back In Black and John Cox claimed the reserve win.

            Taryn Harris of Morehead, Ky., ended the nice show with top honors in the KWHA Ladies Auxiliary class aboard Eb’s Night Storm. Dollar Up and Melissa Stephens were second for Doss and Stephens of Minford, Oh.

            Complete results follow this story and may be viewed, searched and printed at www.walkinghorsereport.com.

More Stories

  • Latest_Issue_June_25_18

    Read More
  • Christmas In July schedule update

    The Christmas In July show, scheduled for July 4-5, has modified their original class schedule. Class 32 will now be Amateur Country Pleasure Western and class 9a will be Amateur Country Pleasure English. Read More
  • Supreme Court Decision Holds ALJs Must Be Appointed

    The United States Supreme Court has ruled that Administrative Law Judges must be appointed by the department head and not how they are currently retained by the agency they represent.  The case, Lucia vs. the Securities and Exchange Commission, does not deal with administrative law judges in the USDA, however the ruling could have a major impact on the enforcement scheme currently utilized by the USDA in Horse Protection Act cases. Read More
  • Obituary – Sam Hartsell

    Sam “Shot” Hartsell, age 74, of Newport, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Knoxville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nan Hartsell and parents, Floyd and Viola McMahan Hartsell... Read More
  • WHOA announces International judging panel

    The Walking Horse Owners' is pleased to announce the three judges selected by current WHOA members. Charlie Brown, Shelli MeHaffey and Lonnie Messick will officiate the 40th Annual International Pleasure & Colt Championship.

    Read More
  • Savannah Lions Club adds classes

    The 52nd Annual Savannah Lions Club Show, scheduled for June 23 at 6:30 pm, has added two classes to their original schedule... Read More
  • Scrivner selected to judge Mid-South

    The Mid-South Walking Horse Association Show, scheduled for July 14, has selected Dickie Scrivner of Murfreesboro, Tennessee to mark the cards for this year's event. The show will be held at Pugh Bourne Park in Jackson, Tennessee.  Read More
  • Equine Obituary - Gen’s Armed & Dangerous

    The Report has recently learned of the passing of Gen’s Armed and Dangerous. The beautiful stallion was the 1994 Tennessee Walking Horse World Grand Champion. Read More
  • Ohio Valley adds class

    Ohio Valley Walking Horse Association show, scheduled for June 23 in Stanford, Kentucky, has added a 4 and Under Trail Pleasure to their show.  Read More
  • Walking For Hope Show updates

    The Walking For Hope show, scheduled for June 16, has selected Chris Zahnd to judge this year’s event. Originally scheduled to start at 4:00, the show will start at 5:00 pm. Read More