WINS REGION 1
GREAT RIVER MAGNUM
EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Sugar Knoll War Paint, a pointer male handled by Frank Henderson, was named top dog at the Region 1 Amateur Horseback Shooting Dog Championship held May 26-27, 2013, at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Runnerup Champion was Great River Magnum, a pointer male handled by Jack Sanchez for his son, Brian, while Brian recuperates from shoulder surgery.
Honorable mention went to Calico's Catch & Release, a pointer male handled by Alex Smith, and to Chasehill Little Bud, a pointer male handled by Elias Richardson.
Judges were John Malone of Bolton, Conn., and Bill Bonnetti of Plymouth, Mass. Chairman was John Stolgitis.
Twenty-six dogs were entered in the two-day stake which was part of Memorial Day weekend field trial that also featured companion Open stakes.
More results and information to follow.