Two Dawes County 4-H members were top ten place earners at the Nebraska State 4-H Horse Show held in Grand Island, July 10-14. Cadell Brunsch of Chadron placed 3rd in Junior Reining and Kelsey Tighe of Crawford was eighth in Junior Poles. Tighe also made the finals in Junior Barrels finishing in 12th place. One other Dawes County 4-H’er made the trip, Chase Brunsch competed in Jr. Barrel Racing, earning a red ribbon.
Complete results are as follows:
Cadell Brunsch – Jr. Horsemanship, Red; Jr. Reining, Finalist finishing 3rd place.
Chase Brunsch – Jr. Barrel Racing, Red.
Kelsey Tighe – Jr. Western Pleasure, Blue; Jr. Reining, White; Jr. Poles, Finalist finishing 8th; Jr. Barrel Racing, Finalist, finishing 12th.
For more information on how to get involved with the Nebraska 4-H Horse Program, please contact Nebraska Extension Dawes County at 308-432-3373 or visit their website at http://extension.unl.edu/statewide/dawes/4h/.