QC Barrel Racing Association Sept. 23 results

This is why we live in Arizona. Sept. 23 was a beautiful night to spend it barrel racing with your friends. Thank you for coming out and joining us for a super fun night in the outdoor arena. We even got a few mounted shooters to come and join us.

We had another fabulous payout and congrats to our 1D Champion Jaycie Cundall on Lightning Bold, 17.824, winning $147; 2D Champion Geneva Kelly on Flint 18.450, $132; 3D Champion Hailey Portonova on Rowdy, 18.932, $113; and 4D Champion Andi Clerc on Muffin, 19.975, $98.

More congratulations to our youth 1D Champion Taylor Starkey on Boo, 18.561, $113; 2D Youth Champion Tori Wilson on Rebel, $101; 3D Youth Champion Alexis Spaulding on Scout, $86; and 4D Youth Champion Brandi Hight on Rebel Without a Cause, 21.325.

Congrats to Miss Hailey Davis on Charm 22.941, winning $15 and a stuffed animal (Thank you for the nice drawings.). Our men’s champion was Ronnie Jensen on Bullseye, 19.221, $46; and 2D Men’s Champion Dean Starkey on El Royale.

A huge thank you to our wonderful sponsors for helping make this event a great one: Brian Bausch with Beyond Riding, Walking S Ranch, Dos Cowgirls, Tech Mix, Scott Meyer Desert Mountain Equine Verterinary, Bill Post Farrier Services, Crazy Horse Saddle Shop and Harris Dental – Queen Creek.

Series point leaders so far after three races are: 1D Hailey Portonova, 2D Charlene Jackson Entire, 3D Andi Clerc and 4D Samantha Davis. In the youth, the leaders are: 1D Hailey Portonova, 2D Taylor Starkey, 3D Lyndie Wray and 4D Willow Caruso. In the men: 1D Cody Wortman and 2D Jack Locust.

Here are the results of the Sept. 23 race held at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek.

Jackpot in Pee Wee
Race sponsored by: Bausch Beyond Riding

1D Placings
First: 22.941 $15 Hailey Davis on Charm
Second: 23.285 $12 Rylee Shuman on Fancy
Third: 25.872 $9 Tyra Starkey on LS
Fourth: 27.890 $6 Ellie Escapule on Foxy Roxy
Fifth: 30.787 $3 Bailey Hight on Mr. River
Sixth: 36.755 Jaylene Varela on Bonita
Seventh: 98.254 Tripp Teague on Thunder Pants

QCBRA Jackpot in Youth
Race sponsored by: Crazy Horse Saddle Shop
Paying to one placings, Jackpot total = $375, Rider count = 15
1D Time = 18.561, Placings = 4, Pool = $112.50
2D Time = 19.061, Placings = 3, Pool = $101.25
3D Time = 19.561, Placings = 1, Pool = $86.25
4D Time = 20.561, Placings = 3, Pool = $75
Not Placed = 4

1D Placings
First: 18.561 $113 Taylor Starkey on MPS Blue Valentine
Second: 18.835 Kirsten Pettus on Velveeta Cheese
Third: 18.932 Hailey Portonova on Rowdy
Fourth: 18.998 Harlee Ambrose on Dynomite

2D Placings
First: 19.253 $101 Tori Wilson on Rebel
Second: 19.311 Taylor Starkey on Royal
Third: 19.509 Stephanie Carr on Silverado

3D Placings
First: 19.612 $86 Alexis Spaulding on Scout

4D Placings
First: 21.325 $75 Brandi Hight on Rebel With a Cause
Second: 21.598 Willow Caruso on Whisper
Third: 24.944 Lyndie Wray on Daisy
N/T 420.886 Sydnie DeWees on Bud
N/T 422.613 Rannyn Shuman on Precious Amy
N/T 422.870 Jessica Holzworth on Zona
N/T 8888.000 Presley Coffey on Harley

QCBRA Jackpot in Open
Race sponsored by: Desert Mountain Equine
Paying to three placings, Jackpot total = $ 1140.00, Rider count = 35
1D Time = 17.824, Placings = 3, Pool = $ 342
2D Time = 18.324, Placings = 5, Pool = $ 307.80
3D Time = 18.824, Placings = 12, Pool = $ 262.20
4D Time = 19.824, Placings = 10, Pool = $ 228
Not Placed = 5

1D Placings
First: 17.824 $147 Jaycie Cundall on Lightning Bolt
Second: 18.104 $113.00 Devin Cordova on Lizzy
Third: 18.278 $82 Kirsten Pettus on Velveeta Cheese

2D Placings
First: 18.450 $132 Geneva Kelly on Flint
Second: 18.525 $102 Jill Starkey on jws cuteasa button
Third: 18.543 $74 Caslyn Weidenbener on Scar
Fourth: 18.561 Taylor Starkey on MPS Blue Valentine
Fifth: 18.567 Charlene Jackson Etnire on Lucky

3D Placings
First: 18.932 $113 Hailey Portonova on Rowdy
Second: 19.014 $87 Brittany Ruiz on Shorty
Third: 19.122 $63 Harlee Ambrose on Dynomite
Fourth: 19.253 Tori Wilson on Rebel
Fifth: 19.311 Taylor Starkey on Royal
Sixth: 19.462 Meghan Wray on Steele
Seventh: 19.466 Cindy Diaz on Jet
Eighth: 19.507 Chloe Stephens on Jack
Ninth: 19.612 Alexis Spaulding on Scout
10th: 19.665 Devin Cordova on Jasmine
11th: 19.760 Katy Gapen on Mariah
12th: 19.795 Meghan Theim on Fly

4D Placings
First: 19.975 $98 Andi Clerc on Muffin
Second: 20.185 $75 Samantha Davis on Sugar
Third: 20.471 $55 Kris Partridge on Jackpot
Fourth: 20.567 Stacy Portonova on BlackJack
Fifth: 20.925 Becca Porter on Clover
Sixth: 20.957 Lauren VanZeben on Lakota
Seventh: 22.881 Delaney Reed on Zephyr
Eighth: 23.138 Sue Pittullo on Sonic
Ninth: 24.422 Caysen Weidenbener on Sizzler
10th: 24.944 Lyndie Wray on Daisy
N/T 418.481 Nikala Teague on Dash Johnny Cash
N/T 418.583 Amy Brochu on RJ
N/T 422.613 Rannyn Shuman on Precious Amy
N/T 8888.000 Delaney Reed on Sammie
N/T 8888.000 Becky Westover on Beau

QCBRA Jackpot in Men
Race sponsored by: Dos Cowgirls
Paying to one placings, Jackpot Total = $ 76, Rider count = 8
1D Time = 19.221, Placings = 1, Pool = $ 45.60
2D Time = 20.221, Placings = 4, Pool = $ 30.40
Not Placed = 3

1D Placings
First: 19.221 $46 Ronnie Jensen on Sweetie

2D Placings
First: 20.419 $30 Dean Starkey on El Royal
Second: 21.007 Brandon Hight on Rebel With a Cause
Third: 21.643 Gage Holzworth on Rocky
Fourth: 25.001 Shannon Partridge on El Negro
N/T 424.647 Duane Buzan on El Wappo
N/T 426.711 Wayne Wray on Double D
N/T 888.000 Ron Gee on Zona

Editor’s note: Jill Starkey is a co-founder of the Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association. The October Friday Night Lights series takes place at 7 p.m. (times only 4-6:30 p.m.) Fridays throughout the month at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek. For more information, visit the Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association page on Facebook.

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