Horse show awards presented


Staff Report



Shelbe Cochran was named the Grand Champion in Sr. Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance (includes barrel racing, pole bending, and keyhole). Makayla Smith won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Makayla Smith, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Shelbe Cochran.

Shelbe Cochran was named the Grand Champion in Sr. Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance (includes barrel racing, pole bending, and keyhole). Makayla Smith won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Makayla Smith, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Shelbe Cochran.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Mattee Bolden won Grand Champion in Jr. Ranch Showmanship and Jr. Ranch Performance (includes ranch pleasure, ranch riding, and trail). Sarah Williams won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Mattee Bolden, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Sarah Williams.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Darbi Mugrage won Grand Champion in Sr. Western Showmanship and Performance (includes western pleasure, western horsemanship, and trail). Pictured (left to right) are Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Darbi Mugrage.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Darbi Mugrage was named the overall Grand Champion Showman and Shelbe Cochran was named the overall Reserve Champion Showman. Pictured (left to right) are Shelbe Cochran, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Darbi Mugrage.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Maveryk Lisle won Reserve Champion in Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance. Ally Anderson won Grand Champion in both. Pictured (left to right) are Maveryk Lisle, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Ally Anderson.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

PeeWee Horse Showmanship winner Caroline Eastman (2 years old), assisted by Darbi Mugrage on right, was presented the trophy blanket by Judge Jill Newman.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Maveryk Lisle on Tucker running in pole bending.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Ally Anderson on Stetson running in Keyhole.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Shelbe Cochran showing Jacinto in showmanship.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Mattee Bolden showing Gunny in showmanship.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Darbi Mugrage showing Whitney in showmanship. Being judged by Jill Newman.


Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

ROCKSPRINGS — After being postponed twice due to arena conditions and possible inclement weather, the Meigs County Junior Fair Horse Show took place on Friday in the horse arena on the lower level of the Meigs County Fairgrounds.

Awards were presented in showmanship and performance in the Gymkhana, Ranch and Western styles.

Shelbe Cochran won Grand Champion in Sr. Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance (includes barrel racing, pole bending, and keyhole), with Makayla Smith named the Reserve Champion in both of those classes. Maveryk Lisle won Reserve Champion in Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance. Ally Anderson won Grand Champion in both.

Mattee Bolden won Grand Champion in Jr. Ranch Showmanship and Jr. Ranch Performance (includes ranch pleasure, ranch riding, and trail). Sarah Williams won Reserve Champion in both classes.

Darbi Mugrage won Grand Champion in Sr. Western Showmanship and Performance (includes western pleasure, western horsemanship, and trail).

Darbi Mugrage was named the overall Grand Champion Showman and was the horse representative for the Showman of Showmen competition. Shelbe Cochran was the overall Reserve Champion Showman.

PeeWee Horse Showmanship winner Caroline Eastman (2 years old), assisted by Darbi Mugrage.

The horse committee expressed appreciation to Wes Karr and Steve Swatzel for preparing the arena, Scott and Nancy Sydenstricker for donating the Showmanship Champion banners, and Knots By K (Kelsey Lackey of Racine) for making and donating the grand champion awards.

Information provided by Patrece Beegle.

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Shelbe Cochran was named the Grand Champion in Sr. Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance (includes barrel racing, pole bending, and keyhole). Makayla Smith won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Makayla Smith, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Shelbe Cochran.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-1.jpgShelbe Cochran was named the Grand Champion in Sr. Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance (includes barrel racing, pole bending, and keyhole). Makayla Smith won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Makayla Smith, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Shelbe Cochran. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Mattee Bolden won Grand Champion in Jr. Ranch Showmanship and Jr. Ranch Performance (includes ranch pleasure, ranch riding, and trail). Sarah Williams won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Mattee Bolden, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Sarah Williams.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-2.jpgMattee Bolden won Grand Champion in Jr. Ranch Showmanship and Jr. Ranch Performance (includes ranch pleasure, ranch riding, and trail). Sarah Williams won Reserve Champion in both classes. Pictured (left to right) are Mattee Bolden, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Sarah Williams. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Darbi Mugrage won Grand Champion in Sr. Western Showmanship and Performance (includes western pleasure, western horsemanship, and trail). Pictured (left to right) are Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Darbi Mugrage.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-3.jpgDarbi Mugrage won Grand Champion in Sr. Western Showmanship and Performance (includes western pleasure, western horsemanship, and trail). Pictured (left to right) are Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Darbi Mugrage. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Darbi Mugrage was named the overall Grand Champion Showman and Shelbe Cochran was named the overall Reserve Champion Showman. Pictured (left to right) are Shelbe Cochran, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Darbi Mugrage.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-4.jpgDarbi Mugrage was named the overall Grand Champion Showman and Shelbe Cochran was named the overall Reserve Champion Showman. Pictured (left to right) are Shelbe Cochran, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, and Darbi Mugrage. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Maveryk Lisle won Reserve Champion in Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance. Ally Anderson won Grand Champion in both. Pictured (left to right) are Maveryk Lisle, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Ally Anderson.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-5.jpgMaveryk Lisle won Reserve Champion in Gymkhana Showmanship and Performance. Ally Anderson won Grand Champion in both. Pictured (left to right) are Maveryk Lisle, Fair Queen Kristin McKay, Livestock Princess Nevada Johnson, and Ally Anderson. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

PeeWee Horse Showmanship winner Caroline Eastman (2 years old), assisted by Darbi Mugrage on right, was presented the trophy blanket by Judge Jill Newman.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-6.jpgPeeWee Horse Showmanship winner Caroline Eastman (2 years old), assisted by Darbi Mugrage on right, was presented the trophy blanket by Judge Jill Newman. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Maveryk Lisle on Tucker running in pole bending.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-7.jpgMaveryk Lisle on Tucker running in pole bending. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Ally Anderson on Stetson running in Keyhole.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-8.jpgAlly Anderson on Stetson running in Keyhole. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Shelbe Cochran showing Jacinto in showmanship.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-9.jpgShelbe Cochran showing Jacinto in showmanship. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Mattee Bolden showing Gunny in showmanship.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-10.jpgMattee Bolden showing Gunny in showmanship. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

Darbi Mugrage showing Whitney in showmanship. Being judged by Jill Newman.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2020/08/web1_8.26-Horse-Awards-11.jpgDarbi Mugrage showing Whitney in showmanship. Being judged by Jill Newman. Photos courtesy of Patrece Beegle and Elizabeth Lawrence

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