Oct 8th, 2011 at the Midland County Fairgrouds.
Kaity Arthur placed 2nd in horsemanship and 6th in Reining. Michelle Ivan placed 2nd in Advanced horsemanship along with Lindsey Collin placing 3rd in her advanced horsemanship class. In Novice Amanda Bellor placed 3rd and Courtney Wiecorek placed 5th. In Intermediate II Natalie Jensen placed 5th which helped her to point up into Novice and qualified her for Regionals. Amber Krohn placed 2nd in her Intermediate II horsemanship class, Sarah Morelli placed 1st in her class and Katie Powell placed 3rd. Our Intermediate I rider Haley Fleminger placed 3rd. Our Walk Trot riders started off the day with Sarah Lutz placing 1st, Jeff Holbin placing 3rd, and Melissa Townsend placing 5th. The team took 5th overall in the points standing.
The show started off with our Open rider Kaity Arthur placing 3rd with her reining pattern and 1st in her horsemanship class. In Advanced Michelle Ivan placed 3rd and Lindsey Collin placed 5th. In Novice Amanda Bellor placed 3rd which gave her enough points to point up to Advanced for the next show and qualified her for Regionals. Our other Novice riders included Courtney Wiecorek placing 3rd in her class and Natalie Jensen placing 5th in hers. In Intermediate II Amber Krohn took a 1st place while Sarah Morelli placed 3rd along with Katie Powell placing 3rd in her class. In Intermediate I Haley Fleminger placed 3rd. Our day ended with our Walk Trot class where Sarah Lutz placed 1st, Jeff Holbin placed 4th and Melissa Townsend placed 5th. The team took 3rd overall in the points standing with only 1 point behind GVSU who was the Reserve High Point team.
Oct 15th, 2011 at Albion.
Kaity Arthur placed 1st in Open horsemanship and 2nd in Reining. Lindsey Collin placed 1st in Advanced along with Amanda Bellor placing 4th in Advanced. Courtney Wiecorek placed 3rd in her Novice Horsemanship class. Amber Krohn and Katie Powell both placed 3rd in Intermediate 2. Our Walk Trot rider started off the day with a 4th place. Kaity Arthur ended up with Reserve High Point rider for the morning and the team ended up 3rd overall in the points!
Kaity Arthur started off the show with a 3rd place in Open Horsemanship and a 2nd in Reining which qualified her in a 5 way ride off for Reserve High Point rider. Lindsey Collin and Amanda Bellor both placed 3rd in Advanced Horsemanship which gave Lindsey Collin enough points to point up to Open/Reining for the next show and qualified her for Regionals this winter. Courtney Wiecorek placed 4th in her Novice class. In Intermediate 2 Amber Krohn placed 2nd and Katie Powell placed 6th. Which left our Walk Trot Riders to end the day with Sarah Lutz and Melissa Townsend both placing 2nd. This gave Melissa enough points to point up to Intermediate 1 at the next show and qualified her for Regionals this winter. The team ended up 3rd overall! Great Job!
Nov 13th, 2011 at GVSU
Kaity Arthur placed 1st in both her Open Horsemanship and Reining classes which earned her the High Point Rider title for the morning and qualified her for Regionals in Open Horsemanship. Lindsey Collin rode in the Open division for the first time and placed 6th in Equitation and 2nd in Reining. Michelle Ivan placed 2nd in Advanced Horsemanship after a very interesting ride. Amanda Bellor placed 4th in her Advanced Horsemanship class. Natalie Jensen placed 6th in her Novice Horsemanship class. Amber Krohn placed 1st in her Intermediate II horsemanship class and both Sarah Morelli and Katie Powell received honorable mentions. Melissa Townsend showed in her first ever loping class and earned a 2nd placed! Both of our Walk Trot riders Jeff and Sarah Lutz placed 5th. The team ended up with 29 points overall which made them the High Point Team of the Morning! Which is a first for the team! Congrats and keep up the great work!!!
Kaity Arthur started off the afternoon with a 5th in Reining and 2nd in Horsemanship. Lindsey Collin placed 4th in Reining and Honorable Mention in her Horsemanship class. Michelle placed 6th in her Advanced Horsemanship class with Amanda placing 5th in hers. In Novice Natalie took away a 5th place. Amber Krohn placed 4th in Intermediate Horsemanship and both Sarah Morelli and Katie Powell walked away with Honorable Mentions. In our Intermediate I division Melissa placed 3rd. Our Walk Trot Riders ended the night with a 3rd place by Sarah Lutz and a 4th place by Jeff Holbin. The team tied with Ferris State for 4th placed overall.
January 15th at the MSU Pavilion
Kaity placed 3rd in both her Reining and Horsemanship class. Lindsey placed 5th in both her Horsemanship class and Reining class. Michelle placed 5th in her Advanced Horsemanship class. Amanda placed 4th in her Advanced Horsemanship class. Natalie placed 5th in her Novice Horsemanship class. In Intermediate II Amber placed 5th, Sarah Morelli placed 3rd, and Melissa placed 4th. In Walk Trot Jeff placed 4th and Sarah Lutz placed 5th in her class. The team ended up 5th overall for the morning.
Kaity placed 1st in her Reining class and 2nd in her Horsemanship which put her in a ride off for High Point rider. Kaity ended up with Res High Point rider after the ride off, but did end up with the most points in our region which makes her High Point Rider Overall and sends her straight to Nationals May 5-6, 2012 in South Carolina! Lindsey ended up placed 4th in both her Horsemanship and Reining Class. In Advanced Horsemanship Amanda placed 3rd in her class and Michelle placed 1st in her class. In Novice Horsemanship Natalie placed 6th in her class. In Intermediate II Amber placed 1st in her class, Sarah Morelli placed 2nd in her class and Melissa placed 5th in her class. In Walk Trot Jeff placed 5th and Sarah Lutz placed 1st. At the end of the day the team placed 2nd overall which made them Res High Point team overall for the afternoon. Kaity ended up qualifying for Regionals in Reining, Amber and Sarah Morelli qualified in Intermediate II.
Regionals will take place Feb 25th at the Nancy G Held Center
The riders that qualified for Regionals are Natalie Jensen, Amanda Bellor, Melissa Townsend, Lindsey Collin, Kaity Arthur in both Reining and Horsemanship, Amber Krohn, and Sarah Morelli! Congrats Ladies and Good Luck!
Points Spread Sheet