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Buckeye Bonanza 2014 in the Books

April 14, 2014

April 14, 2014

This year's Buckeye Bonanza on Saturday, April 12, went down in the books as a successful sale. Cash and Credit "Maverick", a sorrel quarter horse, brought the top bid at $3,900; sale average was $1,227. Fourteen other horses rounded out the lot for a horse sale total of $18,400. Miscellaneous donations brought the event total to $18,605. For past results and the 2014 sale catalog, visit the Buckeye Bonanza website.

Thank you all who joined us on a windy but otherwise beautiful Saturday for this 7th annual event. Thank you also to all the donors, sponsors, and volunteers who helped to make this sale possible. The sale consisted of one miniature horse and fourteen quarter horses. The auctioneer was Ron Rhodeback of Granville, Ohio.

Student trainers consisted of Penny Sparks (Bellville, Ohio), Brooke Gehle (Celina, Ohio), Danae Mulligan (West Salem, Ohio), Zach Smith (Toronto, Ohio), Casey Ryan (Granby, Connecticut), Kayla Canfield (Westerville, Ohio), Brittany Boyer (Mattawan, Michigan), Emily Richards (Willoughby, Ohio), Erin Sitts (Twinsburg, Ohio), Stephanie Vijan (Westerville, Ohio), Amber McGraw (Wahiawa, Hawaii), Leigh Hedrick (Long Grove, Illinois), Cara Linse (Powell, Ohio), Emma Bronder (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania), Ryan Edgington (Granville, Ohio).