Tuesday, October 18, 2016

New England Open winners




From left, Sal Morelli, Mike Tracy, Dillon Shaffer with Ch. Calico's Cowboy Casanova, John Olfson, judge Pat Casey, Cole Henry with Runner-Up Ch. Sugarknoll Warpaint, George Tracy, Mary Tracy,  judge Audra Jaconetti and chairman Richard Bembenek.


CALICO'S 
COWBOY CASANOVA 
WINS NEW ENGLAND
OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP

RUNNER-UP IS SUGARKNOLL WARPAINT

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Champion Calico's Cowboy Casanova, owned by Calico Kennels, Alex and Tiffani Smith, and Bill and Muriel Primm, and handled by Mike Tracy, was named champion at the New England Open Championship held Oct. 17-19. 2016 at Flaherty Field Trial Area. ; Runner-Up Ch. Sugarknoll Warpaint, owned by Allen Linder and Pete DelCollo, and handled by George Tracy. 

As the winning handler, Mike was also presented with the $500 Harry Townshend Award for the fifth time out of the six years the award has been in existence.

Judges were Audra Jaconetti and  Pat Casey. 


Sunday, October 16, 2016

REGION 1 HORSEBACK CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS



CALICO'S 
 COWBOY CASANOVA 
WINS REGION 1
AMATEUR HORSEBACK
CHAMPIONSHIP

SUGARKNOLL WARPAINT 
REPEATS RUNNER-UP WIN

2016 Region 1 Amateur Horseback Shooting Dog Championship winners Calico's Cowboy  Casanova, left, owned by Calico Kennels, Alex and Tiffani Smith and Bill and Muriel Primm, handled by Alex Smith, and Runner-Up Ch. Sugarknoll Warpaint, owned by Allen Linder and Pete Del Collo, handled by Brian Sanchez. Judges were Pat Casey, second from left, and Mitch Swierczynski, second from right. 


EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Calico's Cowboy Casanova, owned by Calico Kennels, Alex and Tiffani Smith and Bill and Muriel Primm, and handled by Alex Smith, has been named winner of the Region 1 Amateur Shooting Dog Championship held Oct. 15-16, 2016, at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Alex Smith won the event last year with Calico's Touch of Class. 

Last year's runner-up Sugarknoll Warpaint repeated his runner-up win this this year. He is owned by Allen Linder and Pete Del Collo and handled by Brian Sanchez. 

24 dogs were drawn for the event. Judges were Pat Casey of South Hill, Va., and Mitch Swierczynski of Griswold, Conn.




Saturday, October 15, 2016

FUTURITY RESULTS



SUGARKNOLL 
BUZZ SAW

WINS
NEW ENGLAND
FUTURITY




     81st New England Shooting Dog Futurity winners, front from left: 1st, Sugarknoll Buzz Saw with John Stolgitis (handled by Pat Casey); 2nd, Harbor City Sure Shot with Dillon Shaffer (handled by Matt Basilone); 3rd, Erin's Murder She Wrote with handler Kevin Stuart; 4th, Neely's High Drive with Cole Henry (handled by George Tracy).

     Rear from left, stake manager Tim Cavanaugh, Elias Richardson, Jill Stolgitis, Erin Stolgitis, Mac Stedman, Pat Casey, John Malone, Aidan Malone, Matt Basilone, judge Roger Dvorak, reporter John Olfson, Mary Tracy, George Tracy, Jeff Ruth, Chris Catanzarite, judge Bo Mamounis, Kevin Joyce, Jim Thomas, Nadine Thomas, Karen Reed, Anna Casale, Janice Gregory and Gene Casale Jr. 



Thursday, October 13, 2016



ERIN'S WAR CREEK
WINS 
NORTHEASTERN
 OPEN 
SHOOTING DOG 
CHAMPIONSHIP 

Runner-up
 is Coosawhatchie 
Smooth Ride


Ch. Erin's War Creek, left, pointer male handled by George Tracy, with Gene Casale, and RU Ch. Coosawhatchie Smooth Ride, pointer male handled by Mike Tracy, with Dillon Shaffer.


RUNNING ORDER -- REGION 1 HORSEBACK CHAMPIONSHIP




RUNNING ORDER
2016
 REGION 1 
AMATEUR 
HORSEBACK 
CHAMPIONSHIP



EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- The annual Region 1 Amateur Horseback Championship has drawn 24 dogs. The event starts Saturday, Oct. 15, at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Judges are Mitch Swierczynski of Griswold, Conn., and Pat Casey of South Hill, Va. Reporter is John Olfson of West Hartford, Ct. Chairman is Richard Giuliano of Greene, RI, and stake manager is John Malone of Bolton, Conn.





RUNNING ORDER -- NEW ENGLAND OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP



RUNNING ORDER
88th 
NEW ENGLAND
OPEN 
CHAMPIONSHIP

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Thirty-two dogs have been drawn for the 88th New England Open Championship to be held this year for the first time at Flaherty Field Trial Area. The event starts Monday, Oct. 17, at 8 a.m. Judges are Audra Jaconetti of North Kingstown, RI, and Pat Casey of South Hill, Va. Reporter is Jim Hathaway of North Falmouth, Mass.

RUNNING ORDER
1-1 Attitude's Iron Will ESM M. Tracy
1-2 Jessie's Bonanza ESF J. Tracy

2-1 Erin's War Creek PM G. Tracy
2-2 Thomas Adirondack Turbo PM M. Tracy

3-1 Jessie's Bojangles ESM J. Tracy
3-2 Miller's Vanilla Snow PF G. Tracy

4-1 Ladywood's Keepsake PF J. Tracy
4-2 Adjusted Attitude ESM M. Tracy

5-1 Marques Lucky Charm PM M. Tracy
5-2 High Drive War Paint PF G. Tracy

6-1 Shadow Oak Doc ESM G. Tracy
6-2 Steel City Karen PF J. Tracy

7-1 Coosawatchie Smooth Ride PM M. Tracy
7-2 Dirty Dutchman PM J. Tracy

8-1 Sugarknoll War Paint PM G. Tracy
8-2 Calico's Cowboy Casanova PM M. Tracy

9-1 Land Cruiser Benny ESM J. Tracy
9-2 Calico's Touch Of Class PF G. Tracy

10-1 Sassy Creek PF J. Tracy
10-2 Waybetter Rocky PM M. Tracy

11-1 Pinestraw Sweet Tea ESF J. Tracy
11-2 Touch's Mae Mobley PF G. Tracy

12-1 Pinestraw Black Hawk ESM J. Tracy
12-2 Bail Me Out PM M. Tracy

13-1 Suemac's Roll Ride PM G. Tracy
13-2 Riviera PM J. Tracy

14-1 Grand Heritage Commotion ESF J. Tracy
14-2 Palara PF M. Tracy

15-1 High Drive Ranger PM G. Tracy
15-2 Backcountry Tornado PF M. Tracy

16-1 Covey Up Woodie PM J. Tracy
16-2 Slight Edge PM M. Tracy


Saturday, October 8, 2016

RUNNING ORDER -- Northeastern Open Shooting Dog Championship



RUNNING ORDER
NORTHEASTERN 
OPEN SHOOTING DOG 
CHAMPIONSHIP

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- 49 dogs have been drawn for the Northeastern Open Shooting Dog Championship. The event starts Monday, Oct. 10 at 7 a.m. at Flaherty Field Trial Area.