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McEntire Flying High in Florida

MikeMcEntireFeb13Mike McEntireRiding Red Strip Spook (Smart Spook x Ms Red Capri x Jacs Aledo Bar) owned by David Evans, Mike McEntire, Selma, N.C., scored a 226.5 to win the $10,000 added Level 4 Open division of the Florida Reining Horse Association (FRHA) Florida Classic Derby, held during the FRHA Florida Classic, Feb. 19-24 in Tampa, Fla.

The Cattlemen’s Derby & Classic

The schedule for the Cattlemen’s Derby & Classic is posted. The event, planned for March 4-10, also features a live webcast.   Quarter Horse News will be in person during parts of the event and full event coverage will be featured in the April 15 issue of the magazine.

Arbuckle Mountain Futurity

  The Arbuckle Mountain Futurity, held in Ardmore, Okla., started Wednesday, Feb. 20, with the 5/6-Year-Old Open first go-round. It will wrap up Monday, Feb. 25, with the Non-Pro finals. Quarter Horse News updates can be found on the website and on Facebook.   You can check the draw, results and live webcast online.

Florida Reining Classic

Draws are up for the Florida Reining Classic, set for Feb. 19-24 in Tampa, Fla. You can find the LIVE webcast and more details online as well.
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McDavids Hire Clint Allen

mcdavids allen clarkClint Allen, Stacie and David McDavid, and Jason ClarkClint Allen, cutting’s top Open rider in 2011 and an earner of about $3.5 million the past 11 years, has teamed up with David and Stacie McDavid, Fort Worth, Texas, Equi-Stat’s fifth-ranked cutting owners during the 2012 season.

Rita Crundwell Sentenced

  Former Dixon, Ill., comptroller Rita Crundwell was sentenced to 19 1/2 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $54 million from the community.     The Chicago Tribune has the full story.    

Bonanza Cutting

For complete draws and results of the Bonanza Cutting, held Feb. 8-16, visit their website.     For stories about the winners, visit quarterhorsenews.com and pick up the April 1 issue of Quarter Horse News.