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2019 Medal Finals Winners Crowned at Showplace Fall Classic

The NCEA Midwest Junior Medal Finals was a  tough class but riders had a blast! All photos by Andrew Ryback Photography

Crete, IL - September 15, 2019 - Illinois Hunter Jumper Association (IHJA) riders mark their calendars early for the highly coveted "A" Medal Finals at the Showplace Fall Classic. Trainers and riders agree that there is no better preparation for the regional medal finals competition and upcoming national medal finals than what show manager Patrick Boyle sets up. The week features technical courses in the main grandprixring, creative jumps and ring decorations plus fantastic awards for all of the medal finalists.  

The show not only features the IHJA Medal Finals, but also hosts the Marshall and Sterling Midwest Finals, the NCEA Midwest Regional Finals, and the Zone 5 Horse of the Year Championships. Congratulations to all of the medal finals winners and best of luck in the fall championships and finals!

NCEA Junior Huntseat Medal Finals - Molly Canfield and Gameboy - Galway Farm

IHJA Junior Medal Finals - Alexis Ortiz and Little Paul - Kinvarra Farm 

IHJA Adult Medal Finals - Jessica Bertoglio and Finn    - Perfecta Farm

IHJA Children's Medal Finals- Amanda Rusch and Ravinia - Breakaway Farm

IHJA Pony Medal Finals - Jackie Stary and Blue James Blue - Judgement Farm

IHJA Adult Mini Medal Finals - Kelly O'Bryan and Forever Divine - Galway Farm

IHJA Children's Mini Medal Finals - Charlotte Bertoglio and Relativity - Perfecta Farm

M & S Junior/Amateur Horsemanship Medal Finals - Emma Gutstein and Jupiter - Red Coat Farm

M & S Junior Medal Final - Alexis Ortiz and Little Paul - Kinvarra Farm

M & S Dover Adult Medal Final - Rita Krejci and Loredo  - Perfecta Farm

M & S 2'6 Children's Adult Medal Final - Charlotte Bertoglio and Relativity - Perfecta Farm

Back on Track Children's Medal Final - Natalie Bertoglio and Finn - Perfecta Farm

M & S Children's Medal Final Pony - Mia Muscarello and Should've Been a Cowboy - Perfecta Farm Results for the M&S Midwest Hunter and Jumper finals can be found at For more Showplace Productions events, visit their website at


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