By: Brittany Bevis
While others were enjoying Derby Day festivities, the Ohio Paint Horse Club hosted the Buckeye Extravaganza, May 3-5 in Springfield, Ohio with Marty Jo Hays, Lori Gordon, Sandy Curl, and Bill Mitchell officiating.
A special event at the show this year was the Lucky 7 Open Breed Sweepstakes, which included $1,000 in added money and an entry fee of $150 per class.
The winner of the Lucky 7 Non Pro Showmanship was Becky Anderson with A Sudden Billionaire. Second place was Megan McClain with Im Saintsational. Third was Margaret Applegarth with Sharp Dressed Zippo. Fourth was Deborah Casaubon with One Good Cuervo. Fifth was Isabella Applegarth with Get The Sensation.
The winner of the Lucky 7 Non Pro Western Pleasure was Tim Snapp with Scenery. Second was Kayla Bowshier with Obligated Invite. Third was Hannah Truex with Miss Mesmerized. The winner of the Lucky 7 Non Pro Hunter Under Saddle was Cindy Snapp with More Tools. Second was Jennifer Heuker with Huntin For Gifts.
The winner of the Lucky 7 Open Trail was Wade Parks with One Good Cuervo. Second was Wade with Pour Me A Cuervo. Third was Wade with VR Knockyour Socksoff. Fourth was Isabella Applegarth with Get The Sensation. Fifth was Margaret Applegarth with Sharp Dressed Zippo.
The next upcoming shows for OPHC are the June 1-2 two-day show, sponsored by the Ohio PHC Amateur Club; the July 13-14, 2-day show, sponsored by the Ohio and Michigan Paint Horse Scholarship Show; and the September 2nd OPHC Holiday Special.
Special thanks to Norfleet Marketing and Photography for some beautiful shots from around the rings at the show. If you’d like for your show results and photos to be featured on EquineChronicle.com, email B.Bevis@EquineChronicle.com.