Images by Larry Williams Photography
Dedicated Paint Horse competitors brought their best to the APHA Eastern National Championships March 22–24 in Lexington, Virginia, all vying for top titles and trophies; when the dust settled, 12 Paints and exhibitors stood victorious as the inaugural championship’s all-around and high-point winners.
Congratulations to our 2019 Eastern National Championship High-Point and All-Around winners:
|All-Around Open Horse: One Good Cowboy
2014 sorrel overo gelding by CR Good Machine and out of Onesensationalcowgirl, owned by Darcie Guisinger Winiewicz, Geismar, Louisiana
|All-Around Open Solid Paint-Bred & All-Around Amateur Solid Paint-Bred: Too Tuf To Be Fancy
2012 bay solid mare by The Ultimate Fancy and out of Hosan Forties (TB), owned by Tabitha Thompson, Fincastle, Virginia
|All-Around Amateur: Kylee John & Krymsunized
2007 bay overo gelding by One Hot Krymsun (QH) and out of R Fancy This, owned by Kylee John, Winfield, Pennsylvania
|All-Around Masters Amateur: Sharon Rubin & Box Office Sensation
2011 sorrel overo gelding by Zippos Sensation and out of a Passing Fancy, owned by Sharon Rubin of Wilmington, Delaware
|All-Around Novice Amateur: Samantha Reeves & Hesa Custom Hotrod
2015 chestnut overo gelding by Hesa Special Hotrod and out of Longjohnsinjune (TB), owned by Samantha Reeves, Owosso, Michigan
|All-Around Youth 14–18: Karlee Shiery & A Little Bit Fancy
2012 red roan overo gelding by All Time Fancy and out of A Little Bit Good; owned by Karlee Shiery, Camden, Michigan
|All-Around Youth 13 & Under: Kinzie Cobbs & Whatcha Expect
2010 buckskin overo gelding by Just Expect It and out of Flash Dee Que Madera; owned by Eric and Taryn Cobbs, Warren, Indiana
|All-Around Novice Youth: Lauren Lauver & Sensational Bandita
2005 bay overo mare by Zippos Sensation and out of Sonnys Bandit Lady; leased by Lisa Lauver, Freeport, Michigan
|All-Around Youth Solid Paint-Bred: Maryann Johnson & Zippos Sweet Te
2010 dun solid mare by Zippos Goldn Mover and out of Blues Cup Of Te (QH); owned by Jennifer Johnson, Drewryville, Virginia
|High-Point Amateur Walk-Trot: Deborah Casaubon & One Good Cuervo
2013 red roan overo mare by Zippos Mr Good Bar (QH) and out of Sip Of Cuervo; owned by Deborah Casaubon, North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
|High-Point Youth Walk-Trot: Anna Overway & Eazy On My Assets
2004 bay tobiano gelding by Hes Got The Assets and out of Abetter White Bar (QH); leased by Anna Overway, Kalamazoo, Michigan
|High-Point Amateur Solid Paint-Bred Walk-Trot: Ellen Hillyer & Zipped White By
2015 bay solid gelding by Zippos Goldn Mover and out of Ima Chips Bay Lady (QH); owned by River Equine Veterinary Services, Richmond, Virginia
All-around champions received trophy headstalls, courtesy Harris Leather & Silverworks along with trophy prints courtesy Larry Williams Photography. High-point champions receive trophy spurs courtesy APHA and Gist Silversmiths and trophy prints courtesy Larry Williams Photography. All-around and high-point reserve champions receive embroidered fleece coolers and gift certificates, courtesy of Schneider’s Saddlery.
Find class results, results by judge, scribe sheets and complete high-point and all-around placings via An Equine Production. Watch for additional show coverage in an upcoming issue of the Paint Horse Journal; purchase, renew or extend your subscription today!
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