It's early in the year and already the competition is heating up in the Walking Horse Championship division of the Report Poll.  There is a tie for first place between The Santini and I'm Unarmed with A Strong Dollar moving up to third.

   The Santini is trained by Jackie McConnell and owned by the East Family and has 56 points in four classes including a win at Starkville, Mississippi. 

   I'm Unarmed is owned by the Jerry Jones family and trained by Joe Cotten and with four classes under his belt he also has 56 points including two blues at the Marshall, Texas Show.

   Rounding out the top three is A Strong Dollar with Link Webb doing the honors for Curtice McCloy.  Strong Dollar gained his 40 points by winning two classes at the Mississippi Charity Horse Show in Jackson this past weekend.