All-Around Winners at Region Eight

Written by Photos courtesy of American Quarter Horse Journal

After five days of friendly competition, all-around winners were named June 18 at the 2017 Merial AQHA Region Eight Championships in Amarillo, Texas.

The regional championships was combined with a pointed show, but only placings earned in the regional classes counted toward the all-around standings.

Rookie Amateur
Kelsey Ellis riding Zips Ultimatum, a 2009 sorrel gelding by The Ultimate Fancy and out of Zips Azure Belle by Lonsum Zipper Pine
Owner: Dani Picard, Grain Valley, Missouri

Level 1 Amateur
Courtney Hall riding Wood Ya Sleep Withme, a 2009 sorrel gelding by Too Sleepy To Zip and out of Shesa Slippin Chick by The Invester
Owner: Audrey Miesner

Level 1 Youth 13-&-Under
Layla Clark riding Zip Outta Town, a 2001 bay gelding by Docs Outta Town and out of Tales of Chocolate by Zips Chocolate Chip
Owner: Layla Clark

Level 1 Youth 14-18
Audrey Miesner riding Wood Ya Sleep Withme, a 2009 sorrel gelding by Too Sleepy To Zip and out of Shesa Slippin Chick by The Invester
Owner: Audrey Miesner