2020 NC 4-H Hippology Contest Winners

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The 2020 NC 4-H Hippology Contest was held on March 7 at NC State University. Twenty-four Senior Rookies and 61 Junior Rookies competed in the Hippology event for the first time! In the senior division, there were 70 contestants and 15 teams. The junior division featured 66 contestants and 18 teams. Ten Cloverbud contestants also navigated stations and placed two classes: Quarter Horse halter and Hunter Under Saddle.

Alamance County won both the senior and junior team titles. In addition, the Horseman of the Year for both divisions hailed from Alamance. Abi Burgess captured the senior title and Saona Wilcox won the junior award.

Detailed contest results and pictures of winners can be found here:

2020 Cloverbud Contestants

2020 Cloverbud Contestants

Rookie Division

Junior Rookie Top Ten

Senior Rookie Top Ten

Emmary McCall

Junior Rookie Hippology Champion Emmary McCall from Transylvania County

Junior Division

Junior Exam ID Top Ten

Junior Judging Top Ten

Junior Top Ten Individuals Overall

Junior Top Ten Teams

Jenna Garrison

Junior Exam ID Champion Jenna Garrison from Burke County

Charlize Colon

Junior Judging Champion Charlize Colon from Union County

Jenna Garrison

Reserve Champion Junior Horseman of the Year Jenna Garrison from Burke County

Saona Wilcox

Junior Horseman of the Year Saona Wilcox from Alamance County

Junior Hippology Team

Junior Hippology Team Champions Alamance County

Senior Division

Senior Exam ID Top Ten

Senior Judging Top Ten

Senior Top Ten Individuals Overall

Senior Team Problem Results

Senior Top Ten Teams

Abi Burgess

Senior Exam ID Champion Abi Burgess from Alamance County

Elena Hamilton

Senior Judging Champion Elena Hamilton from Union County

Hannah Williams

Senior Reserve Champion Horseman of the Year Hannah Williams from Union County

Abi Burgess

Senior Horseman of the Year Abi Burgess from Alamance County

Senior Team Problem Champion Union County

Senior Team Problem Champion Union County

Senior Hippology Team Champions Alamance County

Senior Hippology Team Champions Alamance County