VIRGINIA-BRED CHAMPIONS HONORED

M. Tyson Gilpin Virginia-bred Horse of the Year – Winchester: Mark Deane accepts the trophy on behalf of owners/breeders Mr. and Mrs. Bert Firestone from VTA President Donna Dennehy.

The Horse of the Year Award was sponsored by Randy Rouse.

Collecting the complete set – decanter, ice bucket and a set of glasses for each Virginia-bred Champion – on behalf of Edward P. Evans is Denis Byrne, Kenny Edwards, Lisa Reynolds and Meredith Park.

Champion Virginia-bred Older Mare – Debbie Sue: Donna Dennehy and breeder Jill Gordon-Moore.

VTA Award of Merit: Aleco Greenberg accepts from Donna Dennehy on behalf of his father Hermen Greenberg.

Virginia-bred Champion Over Fences – Mignon Smith’s Mede Cahaba Stable & Stud LLC’s Class Shadow: Mark Deane, Richard Boucher and Donna Dennehy.