Monday, August 17, 2009

Hoof Mates Represent Orange Well at Southern Regionals

Congratulations and thank you to Hoof Mates 4-H'ers Amanda, Ashleigh, and Bryan Ramey, so represented our county well at the Southern Region 4-H Horse Championships in Little Rock, Arkansas earlier this month. Bryan was 8th in Halter Hunter Mares and 7th in Pony Working Hunter. Oldest sister Amanda was 4th First Level Test 4 Dressage and placed 2nd in Halter Hunter Geldings. Ashleigh Ramey 1st First Level Test 4 Dressage, 10th Halter Hunter Geldings, 11th Hunter Under Saddle, 3rd Hunt Seat Equitation on the Flat, 1st Open Jumping, 11th Working Hunter Over Fences, and 4th Equitation on the Flat. In addition, she was named Reserve High Point Hunter and was ninth in the public speaking division. This is the first time in recent memory that anyone from Orange has competed in the speech division at Southern Regionals. Great job, guys!