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Open Champion
ZR One
Owner Keith Mesker
Rider Paige Kincaid

Non Pro Champion
Martha Wilson

50,000 Non Pro Champion
Zach Harbers

15,000 Novice Horse Champion
Mecoms Choice
Owner Leigh Ann Schultz
Rider Paige Kincaid

20,000 Non Pro Champion
Keith Baehmann

15,000 Novie Non Pro Champion
Mandy Schoenst

3,000 Novice Horse Champion
Dualllyn For The Moon
Owner James Morris
Rider Lonny Morris

2,500 Novice Rider Champion
Dorothy Lemecha

1,000 Novice Rider Champion
David Harbers

Senior Youth Champion
J.T. West

Junior Youth Champion
Baylee Wall

Senior Non Pro Champion
Martha Wilson

Open Derby Champion
Merls Hickory Rio
Owner Darrell Loewe
Rider Lonny Morris

Non Pro Derby Champion
Billy Crenshaw

Open Classic Champion
Backwoodz Bad Girl
Owner Lee Barron
Rider Trent Bell

Non Pro Classic Champion
Katy Fornas


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McDonalds Senior Youth
Shoot Out Champion
Isaac Gomez

McDonalds Junior Youth
Shoot Out Champion
Race Morris

Most Improved Youth
Baylee Wall

Top Hands
Paige Kincaid, John Stewart, Cletus Hulling

Ben Todd Award
Billy Light

ACHA High Point Open Rider
Paige Kincaid

ACHA High Point Non Pro
Martha Wilson

High Point Horse
Sweet Lil Kit
Rider John Stewart
Owner Zach Harbers

Rookie of the Year
David Harbers

ACHA Affiliate Shootout Champion
Robyn Killion

Member Hall of Fame
Mark Hollar

ACHA Member Hall of Fame
Raena Wharton

Open Rider Hall of Fame
John Dublin

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In continuance of the American West, and the ranching lifestyle, the American Cutting Horse Association strives to promote cutting horses as a competition sport. The goal of the ACHA is to promote the breeding, training and sport of these great horses in a competitive setting.

By the establishment of rules of conduct for cutting horse contests and the keeping of complete and accurate records of these contests, the ACHA seeks to promote and regulate the showing of cutting horses.

There is a place in the ACHA for contestants and their horses at any level and any goal. ACHA membership consists of people of diverse backgrounds and talents and encourages individuals, families and companies to become involved in the sport of cutting

Upcoming Events

May 14 - 16, 2021
ACHA Weekend - Brenham, TX

June 12 & 13, 2021
Am South TX CHA - Brenham, TX

June 19 & 20, 2021
Am Southwest Tx CHA - Belton, TX


Please read the important rule changes for 2020
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Thank You Sponsors

Martin Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
Rollo Insurance/Trinity - Lesley West, Rusty Baker

Sam Munroe / McDonald's (2 locations)
Martha Wilson & Jana Lowe
Bassel Ranch
Bowers Veterinary Clinic
Mitchell Pipe & Supply, LLC /Jackie Mitchell
Lee & Judy Barron
American Southwest Texas CHA
Wunsch Family/MA Partners
Tracy Owens/Chris Woods/Gretchen Hawksworth/
Billy & Nora Light
Ron Jones
Universal Contracting
Bob & Diane Petersen
Ballard & Fleetwood PLLC, Attorneys at Law
Jim & Rhonda Ross

2020 Buckle Sponsors:
Cynthia Hendrickson
Bobby Glover
WC Tractor
Doggett Heavy Machinery
Ted Olney
Jim & Rhonda Ross
Billy & Nora Light

2020 Sponsors:
O & P Construction / Billy & Tracy Owens
Chris Woods
Sombrero Brands / Mark Hollar
Bell County Expo Center
Tom Bever
Jamie & Terri Rounsaville
Tommy Neal

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