2017 Ohio Appaloosa Association Year End Awards Banquet
Our 17th Annual Awards Banquet and Year End Celebration was on December 2nd, 2017.
“The Heart of the Appaloosa shines as bright as stars in the night sky…
the world without our beloved horses would be dark indeed…
so celebrate in their honor and the ones who brought them before us.”
–Kelly Engle Thompson
Congratulations to all the Award Winners!
Open Shows with Appaloosas – Adults
Open Shows with Appaloosas – Youth
Open Shows with Appaloosas – Horse
Contesting (Open Shows & App Shows)
1st – Amanda Mamajek 2nd – Karen Mamajek
1st Phreddie Corathers
Appaloosa Shows Only
Spirit Horse a.k.a. Most Colorful
Bill Donaldson High Point Horse
All Breed Award
Invest in Rock N Roll Rowdy Go Lucky
Outstanding Youth Award
This award is given to the youth member that shows exceptional service skills.
2010 Crystal Pennewitt 2011 Ashley Murphy
2012 Cassidy Thompson 2013 Ashley Murphy
2014 Emily Campbell 2015 Machaela Cobler
2016 Addison Moore
2017 Youth Award
Member of the Year Award
This award is given to the member who helps the club achieve its goals throughout the year by volunteering and offering support in the area of need.
2007 Greg Miller 2008 Nancy Harris
2009 Dawn Day 2010 Heather Zink
2011 Nancy Engle 2012 Hayley Hesler
2013 Liz Keeton 2014 June Levy
2017 Member of the Year
Shelby Osborne Award
This award is given yearly in memory of Shelby Osborne. He was a member of our club in the early years and he spent many years working to promote the Appaloosa breed and was also known as a mentor to everyone. This award is given to someone that the members feel is trying their hardest to do the same.
2007 Kelly Engle Thompson 2008 Greg Miller
2009 Connie Perry 2010 Cathy and Bob McCulty
2011 Ralph Smithson 2012 Bob Raines
2013 Cassidy Thompson 2014 The Georgyi Family
2015 Nancy Engle 2016 The Moore Family
2017 Shelby Osborne Award
Sponsors and Volunteers
The Ohio Appaloosa Association would like to say THANK YOU to all our Sponsors and Volunteers for helping to make this year’s banquet a reality.
Also Thank You to the Members Who have mad In-Kind Donations!