Lee County Texas Stars - Reserve Champions in Precision Riding
The Lee County Texas Stars 4- H Horse Club competed at the District 9 4-H Horse show at the Brazos County Expo Center in College Station on June 25-27th. The drill team was the Reserve Champion Precision Riding team and placed 3rd with their Roaring 20s Theme Drill. Riders on the team included Amber Schulze, Ariston Turner, Cody Messer, Colton Robertson, Jodie Taylor, Justin Ender, Madison Pilkinton, Morgan Howell, Patrick Hawkins, Shannon Pilkinton, and Shylee Turner.
Members also competed in individual events at the show. Jodie Taylor won 7th place in Pole Bending and 10th place in the Stakes Race. Jacy Taylor won 8th place in Pole Bending. Barrel Racing winners included Kadence Looper with 7th place, Haley Schneider with 10th place, and Madison Pilkinton with 12th place. Amber Schulze placed 10th in Stock Horse Pleasure, 8th in Reining and 13th in Stock Horse Trail. Other members that competed in individual events included Amber Smith, Megan Rother, Makenzie Schneider, and Shannon Pilkinton.
The teams and individuals will now advance to the State 4-H Horse Show to be held in Abilene on July 21st through 27th. The Lee County Texas Stars will also host a Playday Series that will start on August 24th at their home arena in Lexington. Please visit their website for more information about the club at www.LeeCountyTexasStars.org.