NC 4-H’ers Compete Successfully in Quarter Horse Congress Educational Contests

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The NC 4-H Horse Program would like to congratulate all of the 4-Hers who represented our state at the 2015 All American Quarter Horse Congress in Columbus, Ohio. NC 4-H had an outstanding showing, taking home two team championship titles in Hippology and Horse Bowl and multiple individual awards all six different events. Congratulations to all of our team members and coaches!

Hippology Contest Results

21 teams competed
Team members include (pictured from L to R)
Maddie Edwards, Scout Biggs, Coach Beth Morgan, Ruth Huggins, Sarah Morgan
2015 Quarter Horse Congress Hippology Team Champions

2015 Quarter Horse Congress Hippology Team Champions

Team awards:
Overall First Place Team
First Place Team Exam
Second Place Team Stations
Second Place Team Problem
Fifth Place Team Judging
Individual awards:
Maddie Edwards was the overall high point individual, first place individual exam, and first place individual stations.
Sarah Morgan was the third place high point overall individual, third place individual exam, and seventh place individual stations.

Horse Bowl Contest Results

17 teams competed
Team members include (pictured from L to R)
Maddie Edwards, Laura Dickerson, Coach Angela Kaus, Sierra Simmerman, Jennifer Choe
2015 Quarter Horse Congress Horsebowl Team Champions

2015 Quarter Horse Congress Horsebowl Team Champions

Team Awards:
Overall First Place Team
Individual Awards:
Sierra Simmerman – First Place Individual
Maddie Edwards – Second Place Individual
Laura Dickerson – Third Place Individual
Jennifer Choe – Fifth Place Individual

Horse Judging Contest Results

30 teams competed
Team members include (pictured from L to R)
Coach Bill Crouse, Michaela Vick, Jessica Smith, Hannah Sather, Anna Ahlers
2015 Quarter Horse Congress 7th Place Horse Judging Team

2015 Quarter Horse Congress 7th Place Horse Judging Team

Team Awards:
7th Place Overall Team
6th Place Team Reasons
4th Place Team Halter
10th Place Team Performance
Individual Awards:
Anna Ahlers was First Place individual in the halter division, 10th place individual overall
Hannah Sathers was Second Place individual in the halter division

Communications Contests

Communications contest photo (from L to R):
Aurora Myers, Audrey Myers, Jaime Gillespie, Grace Law
2015 Quarter Horse Congress- NC Communications Team Members

2015 Quarter Horse Congress- NC Communications Team Members

Public Speaking Contest
Jaime Gillespie – Fifth Place
Individual Presentation Contest
Grace Law – Second Place
Team Demonstration Contest
Aurora and Audrey Myers – Third Place

Written By

Photo of Lori StroudLori StroudExtension Asst. - Horse Husbandry (919) 515-5788 llstroud@ncsu.eduAnimal Science - NC State University

Contributing Specialist

Photo of Alaina CrossAlaina CrossExtension Associate, Equine Program (919) 515-2755 (Office) alaina_cross@ncsu.eduAnimal Science - NC State University
Updated on Oct 27, 2015
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