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2017 Youth Winners Circle

Youth Participation Award

Brooklyn Harrison

Faith Nickerson

Taylin Nickerson

Lillie Byrd

Kendall Morrison

Camden Robinson

Delaine Paschal

Mercy Thompson

Youth Sportsmanship Award

Taylin Nickerson

The Youth Sportsmanship Award is sponsored by Montross Quarter Horses

Winner is selected by the President each show season.

Youth Division Grand Champions

English:                     Faith Nickerson

Western:                   Faith Nickerson

Working Western:     Delanie Paschal

Youth Division Reserve Champions

English:                     Mercy Thompson

Western:                   Weslee Winston

Working Western:     Brooklyn Harrison

2017 Adult Winners Circle

Division Grand Champion

Halter:                       Ronnie Pope

English:                     Nancy Barbee

Western:                  Molly Stanfield

Working Western:      Nancy Barbee

Division Reserve Champion

Halter:                       Patricia Yoder

English:                     Patricia Yoder

Western:                   Ronnie Pope

Working Western:   Keelyn Green

Novice Grand Champion

 Patricia Yoder

Special Medal - Gold

Faith Nickerson 

Weslee Winston 

Nancy Barbee 

Molly Stanfield 

Delanie Paschal 

Erin Whitfield 

Patricia Yoder 

Brooklyn Harrison 

Mercy Thompson 

Keelyn Green 

Kendall Morrison 

Ronnie Pope

Special Medal - Silver

Sheila Elliott 

Emily Wishart 

Lillie Byrd 

Erin Whitfield 

Special Medal - Bronze

Patricia Yoder

Erin Whitfield 

Ivanna Roa-Perez 

Myra Daniel

Jesse Andrews 

Roy Tilley 

Taylin Nickerson 

Renee Marshall

Special Awards

NCAHA Awards

Arabian Horse Award:  Vido Barbarino

Arabian Rider Award:    Mercy Thompson

These are perpetual awards and given each year to the Arabian Horse & Arabian rider with the most points.

Sparkplug Award

Weslee Winston

People Choice Award

Nick Nickerson

Year End Awards

  • In order to be eligible for Year End Awards, the rider/handler of each horse much be a member in good standing with the UHC.
  • A Novice Rider or Horse is defined as a Rider or a Horse who has not yet received five (5) first place awards other than in Halter classes before January 1st of the current year in any division in any show except awards won before the exhibitor is 11 years of age.  Any 1 horse classes will be exempt from counting toward the 5 First place rule.
  • Points will be calculated from the date that the membership form is submitted, pending board approval.


  1. Award Winner must be a UHC member in good standing.
  2. Adults are 19 & Over, Youth are 18 & Under as of January 1 of the current year.
  3. Points are   accumulated on all mandatory & optional classes that are PRINTED on the published class sheet. If a class is not on the UHC mandatory or optional class list, points from the class will not count toward awards. If a class is added the day of the show, points will not be counted. [Note: Points are based on horse/rider combination) 
  4. Points will be available for viewing on website within 7 business days after show.
  5. If you show WESTERN, your points count toward WESTERN special awards.    If you show WORKING WESTERN, your points count toward WORKING WESTERN special awards. If you show HUNT SEAT, your points count toward ENGLISH special awards. If you show SADDLE SEAT, your points count toward ENGLISH special awards. 
  6. In order to qualify for a year end Overall High point & Overall Reserve High Point Award – Adult or Youth – Western, Working Western, Hunt Seat, or Arabian – horse/rider combination must accumulate a minimum of 50 points total.