NCTC Stock Horse team crowned national champions

| Apr 23, 2019
The North Central Texas College Stock Horse Team was crowned Collegiate Champion at the American Stock Horse Association Collegiate Nationals, April 11-14th in Sweetwater, Texas.

 

NCTC Stock Horse Team members garnered top placings in all three divisions of the collegiate competition.  Rieta Dufurrena won the High Point Championship and saddle in the Limited Non-Pro Division.  Monty Sperry won the High Point Championship and saddle in the Novice Division and Josh Briggs was Reserve High Point Champion in the Non-Pro Division to take a commanding lead in the collegiate point standings over Texas Tech University.

 

The team was awarded the Kris Wilson Memorial National Collegiate Championship Division I Perpetual Trophy during a special awards ceremony. 

 

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Team members in the photo are (left to right) Josh Briggs, Monty Sperry, Lexie Thomas, Allison Smith, Coach Cathy Luse, Kyra Bonik, Cailyn Simonis, Sawyer Sanders, Reece Rosenaur and Morgan Merritt