Cade McCutcheon & Golden Survivor:
Non Pro Go-Round Leaders
By Christa Morris – The $232,000-added National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Cinch Non Pro Futurity entered the Jim Norick Coliseum Arena at Oklahoma State Fair Park today with the first section of the go-round. Nearly 100 non pro riders took to the arena today at the 2014 NRHA Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship (NAAC) Show that runs until December 6 at Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City.
Setting the pace in the first section with a 217 was NRHA Youth member Cade McCutcheon on Golden Survivor (Topsail Whiz x Shining Survivor). McCutcheon leads the level (L) 4 non pro division on the 3-year-old mare nominated by Oldenburg Farm, LLC.
Two scores of 215 hold the second place position in the L4 non pro division and the first place position in the L3 non pro divisions:
- Christy Brasier and her Boomers In The Bar (Boom Shernic x Gaye Bar Chex Lena), nominated by Ginger Schmersal
- Lindsey McCutcheon and Wimpy Little Jewel (Wimpys Little Step x Smart Little Jewel), nominated by Susan Jones and owned by Scott and Kathleen McCutcheon
Right behind with a 214 to lead the L2 non pro divisions, was Joshua Hattig aboard Gunners Snappy Chic (Gunner x Chics Miss Snap). Bradford Hattig is the owner, breeder and nominator of the mare that won the L4 and L2 non pro divisions at the Rocky Mountain Summer Slide Futurity.
With a 213.5 Lauren Crivelli and Check Your Gun Lad (Magnum Chic Dream x Check Your Gun Lady) landed in the top spot in the L1 non pro division and in second place in the L2 non pro division. Loren Booth nominated the 3-year-old gelding.
The second section of the non pro go-round is scheduled for Tuesday, December 2. Watch the free live webcast, keep tabs on full results and get the latest news at nrhafuturity.com, facebook.com/nrhareining or twitter.com/nrha.
The NRHA would like to thank the following corporate partners for their support of the NRHA Futurity & Adequan North American Affiliate Championship Show: Adequan, Anderson Bean Boot Company, Bob’s Custom Saddles, Cardinal Reining Horses, Center Back Pads, Classic Equine, Darling 888 Ranch, Downunder Horsemanship, Horse&Rider, John Deere, Kiser Arena Specialists, Kyle Tack, Markel Insurance Company, Merial, Miller International – Cinch / Cruel Girl, Montana Silversmiths, NFuelN Local, Oklahoma City Convention & Visitors Bureau, Pard’s Western Shop, Platinum Performance, Purina, Quarter Horse News, Rios of Mercedes, Santa Hill Ranch, Silver Spurs Equine, SmartPak, Schmersal Reining Horses, Twister Trailer and Xtra Quarter Horses.
In addition, NRHA thanks NRHA Futurity & Adequan North American Affiliate Championship Show Event Sponsors:
- Platinum Futurity Sponsors: Ram, Scott Cleaners, KO Trading, Sandbur Productions, Protect the Harvest and Lucas Oil
- Gold Futurity Sponsors: Caboy Hattery and Equine Oasis
- Silver Futurity Sponsors: Avila’s Pro Shop, Forewheeler Golf Cars, E-Z Go and Arenus