BHC horse judges win AQHA World Championship

10 people standing in front of blue curtain with awards on 7 white pedestalsCongratulations to Black Hawk College horse judging students for finishing the year with another world championship!

Nine BHC East Campus students competed Nov. 10 in the 2018 AQHA World Championship Show Collegiate Horse Judging Contest in Oklahoma City, OK.

In the two-year/junior college division, BHC Team A took 1st place overall and BHC Team B took 4th place overall.

Awards are presented to the Top 5 teams and the Top 10 individuals overall and in each category (halter, performance and reasons).

Here are the BHC sophomore Horse Judging Team members’ individual results:

Individual Halter Performance Reasons        Overall
Aubrey Bennett – North Liberty, IN 1 2 1 1
Kamryn Kruchten – Waunakee, WI 5 3 5 3
Cora Hill – Warren, IN 2 4 7
Cali Pontnack – Winchester, IL 7 9
Madison Taylor – Taylorville, IL 9
Ben Corey – Ewing, MO 10
Kessler Klopfenstein – Howe, IN 8

Additional team members are Garrett Farran of Mountain Grove, MO, and Hollie Klein of Shipshewana, IN.

The team is coached by Aaron Callahan.

Black Hawk College classes scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 19 are canceled due to inclement weather.