Successful Weekend for the Top of the West Horse Sale


Top of the West Horse Sale Weekend


The Colt Competition was held on Friday, April 11th at the Copper Spring Ranch in Bozeman, MT. Students from the UMW and MSU showcased their skills and the progression of their colts in a head to head competition.  


After round one, the top ten students/horses came back to the arena for a final routine show case the colts.


At the end of the day 3 came out on top.


1st Place Noah Cornish MSU

2nd Jessica Thompson UMW

3rd Tess Turk UMW


Montana State University came out on top as the champion of the MSU vs. UMW Colt Competition and was presented with a traveling trophy Sponsored by the Copper Spring Ranch.


On sale day two special awards where handed out. The first was the Top Hand Award. This award was establish to recognize a UMW or MSU student who has excelled in and out of the arena. This years winner of the Top Hand Award was Noah Cornish from Chico, CA. Noah is a student at Montana State University.


Average on 35 head of horses: $5,240


The Top Selling Horse:


Hip #37 – $12,500

PGH Buckle Whiskey – 2013 Bay Gelding donated by Petroff Quarter Horses

MSU Student Noah Cornish


Hip #6 – $9500

Weavers Tonka Star –  2013 Bay Roan Gelding Donated By Stan & Nancy Weaver

UMW Student Jessica Thompson


Hip #21 – $8,500

Weavers Royal Blue – 2013 Palomino donated by David Weaver

MSU Student Sophia Schmidt  


Hip #11 – $7,000

FQH Lil Princess – 2013 Bay Roan Mare Donated By Froelich Quarter Horses

MSU Student Jenna Krahn


Hip #35 – $7,000

Doctor Dash Away –  2012 Sorrel Mare Donated by Mark Harrington

MSU Student Isaac Johnson


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