Highpoint All-Around Circuit Titles

Quarter Horses Cody and Maggie with Frank J. Buchman, Buchman’s Double B Ranch, Alta Vista, participated in 46 competitions of five horseshow circuits during 2017. The threesome collected yearend highpoint all-around titles in the Kansas State Horse Show Circuit (KSHSC), Rocking V Ranch and Blackjack Saddle Club. Also, showing in the Northeast Kansas Small Area Group (NEKSAG) and the Eastern Kansas Horseman’s Association (EKHA), the team received 83 yearend event awards in the five circuits including 52 first place finishes. Queen Megan Miller presented awards at the KSHSC banquet.

Blackjack Saddle Club PHOTOS

Yearend highpoint exhibitors for 2017 in the Blackjack Saddle Club posed with their awards at a recent recognition banquet in Wamego. Honorees include (back row) Stacy Nicholas, Vicki Smith, Teresa Douthit, Steve George, Frank Buchman, (middle row) Lane Svoboda, Jaiden Thomas, Brooke Staten, (front) Luchesse Bergeron, Joseph De La Garza and Katherine De La Garza. (Photo by Albert De La Garza.)
Officers of the Blackjack Saddle Club were elected during a recent meeting in Wamego. They include Albert De La Garza, website-social media; Myra George, treasurer; Justine Staten, president; Frank Buchman, secretary-reporter; Stacy Nicholas, points keeper; and Vicki Smith, vice president. (Photo by Albert De La Garza.)