Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Region 11 2015-16 Dog of the Year Awards

Open All Age: Zorra, English Setter Bitch
Owner: Hal Meyer     Handler: Sheldon Twer
Open Shooting Dog: Smak's Lemon Express, Pointer Dog
Owner: Garo Amaryan     Handler: Sheldon Twer
Open All Age Derby: Rikki's Rapid Rav, English Setter Dog
Owner: Lynn Stinson     Handler: Sheldon Twer
Open Shooting Dog Derby: Hard Wired, English Setter Dog
Owner/Handler: Tom Griffin

Saturday, August 6, 2016

AFTCA - Region 11
2016-2017 Field Trial Schedule
* Denotes National Championship Qualifier

August 20 & 21 - 30-min Stakes
8/20 Non-Regular Stake - training collars permitted
Walnut Tree Championship
WSD Derby
Puppy Stake
8/21 Walking Shooting Dog & WSD Derby
Host: Oakdale BDC
Grounds: Pilot Hill, CA
Results
Walking Shooting Dog - 7 starters
1st - Lostak's K Nine Jedi, PM (O/H) Jeff Lostak
2nd - Horizon's Rockin' Rue, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
Judges: Greg Poole and Willie Saltero
Walking Shooting Dog Derby - 6 starters
1st - White's Lucky Sweep, PM (O) Jim & Cami Wolthuis (H) Jim Wolthuis
2nd - Boofer's Loki Vader, ESM (O) Russell Bargstadt (H) Jim Wolthuis
3rd - Hightailinit Pure Jasmine, ESF (O/H) Jim Jorgensen

October 7 - 9
Brock & Wells Shooting Dog Classic (1hr)
Open All Age (30-min)
Open Derby (30-min) NOT DRAWN
Host: Nor Cal BDC
Grounds: Thermolito Afterbay, Oroville, CA
Results
Brock & Wells SD Classic - 20 starters
1st - Bailey's Go Girl, ESF (O) Lynn Stinson (H) Sheldon Twer
2nd - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM (O/H) Sean Kelly
3rd - Lindley's Rambler, PM (O/H) Leif Lendrop
Judges: Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA and Jarry Walton, Reno, NV
Open All Age - 10 starters
1st - Indian Head Abbigale, PF (O/H) Jared Tappero
2nd - Nemaha's Code Red, ESM (O) Mike Spies (H) Sheldon Twer
3rd - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM (O/H) Sean Kelly
Judges: Jarry Walton and Greg Poole

Oct 15&16 - CANCELLED
Open All Age (1hr)
Region 11 Amateur All Age Derby Classic (30-min)
Host: Setter Springs English Setter Club and
Sacramento Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Kelly Ranch, Stevenson, CA
Contact: Bill Owen (805) 886-7739
email: billowen@cox.net
Judges: TBD

October 29 to conclusion
Kelly's Rebel Maggie Shooting Dog Classic (45 min.)
Open Derby
Open All Age
Open Derby - time permitting
Host: Nevada Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Red Rock
Contact: Doug Steinshouer (775) 742-3835
email: lori@pyramid.net
Judges: Classic - Lori Steinshouer, Reno, NV and Willie Stevens, Sparks, NV

November 10 to Conclusion
Western Open Derby Classic (45 min)
*California Chukar Championship
California Chukar Shooting Dog Classic (1-hr)
Host: Setter Springs Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Lone Pine
Results
Western Open Derby Classic - 12 starters
1st - Northwoods Blackhawk Sage, PM (O) Bill Owen (H) Travis Gelhaus
2nd - It's Only Money, PM (O/H) Bruce Hale
3rd - Scooter's Rebel Repeat, PM (O/H) Bill Owen
Judges: John Beauchamp, Phoenix, AZ, and Ed Dixon, Norco, CA
*California Chukar Championship - 22 starters
Winner - Daniels Creek Whitehawk, PM (O) Terry Reinke (H) Travis Gelhaus
Runner-Up - Sleepless in Sacramento, PF (O) Jim & Cami Wolthuis (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Eric Mauck, Boring, OR and Tom Griffin, Watsonville, CA
California Chukar Shooting Dog Classic - 14 starters
1st - Rikki's Rockin' On, ESF (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
2nd - Bailey's Go Girl, ESF (O) Lynn & Teresa Stinson (H) Sheldon Twer
3rd - Knight's White Lady, PF (O) Mitch Stolt (H) Travis Gelhaus
Judges: Eric Mauck, Boring, OR and Bruce Hale, Riverside, CA

November 17 to Conclusion
California Shooting Dog Championship
*California Championship
Open Derby NOT DRAWN
Host: Oakdale Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Hornitos Ranch
Results
California Shooting Dog Championship - 14 starters
Winner - Knight's White Lady, PF (O) Mitch Stoltz (H) Travis Gelhaus
Runner-up - Waygoing Amy, PF (O/H) Mike Stephens
Judges: Jarry Walton, Reno, NV and Jeff Lostak, Vacaville, CA
*California Open Championship - 19 starters
Winner - Zorra, ESF (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
Runner-up - Git R Done, PM (O/H) Todd Schaaf
Judges: Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA and Sean Kelly, Loomis, CA

December 2 to Conclusion
Open Derby
*California Bird Dog Championship
Host: Fresno Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Moonlight Ranch
Contact: Hal Meyer (559) 269-4857
email: skidrotoad@aol.com
Judges: Terry Zygalinsky, Watsonville, CA and J.R. Santos, Royal Oaks, CA

January 7 & 8
Region 11 Walking Shooting Dog Ch
Open SD
Host: Fresno & Oakdale BDC
Grounds: TBD
Contact: Hal Meyer (559) 269-4857
email: skidrotoad@aol.com
Jim Wolthuis (916) 715-2526
email: jcwolthuis@att.net
Judges: TBD

January 27 - 29
Pete Cunningham Puppy Classic
George Haney Amateur All Age (1-hr)
George Chance Shooting Dog Classic
Host: West Valley BDC
Grounds: Stinson's Moonlight Ranch
Contact: Jan Corbitt (209) 613-5327
email: ladymarten@aol.com
Judges: TBD

Friday, July 24, 2015

Region 11 2015-2016 Field Trial Schedule

* Denotes NFTCA National Championship Qualifier

September 12-13
Fall Trial
Host: Fat Toads Unlimited BDC
Grounds: Mendota WLA
Contact: Hal Meyer - Home (559) 897-7245
Mobile (559) 269-4857
Results
Open All Age - 6 starters
1st - Horizon's Jetsetter, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
2nd - Horizon's Rockin' Rue, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
3rd - Smitty's Horizon, ESM (O) Roy Smdith (H) Tom Griffin
Judges: Sheldon Twer and Brad LaVerne, Jr. 
Open Derby (SD Std's) - 6 starters
1st - Nites White Jay, PM (O) Barbara Turing (H) Sheldon Twer
2nd - Hard Wired, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Registration Pending
Judges: Terry Erickson and Brad LaVerne, Jr.

September 19-20
Fall Trial
Host: Sacramento Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Thermalito Afterbay WLA
Contact: Charlie Hjerpe - Home (530) 753-7820
Mobile (916) 765-3166
Email: sue.hjerpe@gmail.com
Results
Open All Age - 10 starters
1st - Indian Head Abbigale, PF (O/H) Jared Tappero
2nd - Smitty's Horizon, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM (O/H) Sean Kelly
Judges: C.A. Hjerpe and Paul Wells
Open Derby (AA std's) - 3 starters
1st - Maybellene, ESF (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges: Sean Kelly and Jared Tappero
Open Shooting Dog - 10 starters
1st - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM (O/H) Sean Kelly
2nd - Wells Fargo Mollie, PF (O/H) Paul Wells
3rd - Waygoing Hoot, PM (O/H) Mike Stephens
Judges: C.A.Hjerpe and Jared Tappero
Open Derby (SD Std's) - 4 starters
1st - Saddle Up True Believer's, PF (O/H) Sean Kelly
2nd - Indain Head Diehard, PF (O/H) Jared TAppeo
Judges: Mike Stephens and Paul Wells

October 9 to Conclusion
Brock and Wells Open Shooting Dog Classic
Host: Nor Cal Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Thermalito Afterbay WLA
Contact: Sean Kelly (916) 871-5767
Email: skexcavating@earthlink.net
Results
Open Shooting Dog Classic (1 hour) - 23 starters
1st - Waygoing Amy, PF (O/H) Mike Stephens
2nd - Smak's Lemon Express, PM (O) Garo Amarayan (H) Sheldon Twer
3rd - Lindley's Mojo, PM (O/H) Leif Lendrop
Judges: John Keel, Oakdale, CA and
Sean Kelly, Loomis, CA
Open All Age (30 min.) - 7 starters
1st - Indian Head Abbigale, PF (O/H) Jared Tappero
2nd - Buffalo Creek Patricia, PF (O/H) Dr. C.A. Hjerpe
Judges: Paul Wells and Sean Kelly
Open Derby (SD std's) - 7 starters
1st - Kelly's Rebel Pear, PF (O/H) Sean Kelly
2nd - Sterlingworth Allie, ESF (O/H) Greg Poole
3rd - Lostak's Flynn Rider, PM (O/H) Jeff Lostak
Judges: Paul Wells and Jared Tappero

CANCELLED
*California Pheasant Championship
Host: Sacramento Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Thermalito Afterbay, WLA

October 31-November 1
Kelly's Rebel Maggie Shooting Dog Classic
Companion Stakes
Host: Nevada Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Red Rock, Reno, Nevada
Contact: Doug Steinshouer
(775) 742-3835 email: lori@pyramid.net
Results
Kelly's Rebel Maggie Shooting Dog Classic (45 min.) - 12 starters
1st - Rikki's Rockin' On, ESF (O/H) Hal Meyer
2nd - Smitty's Horizon, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM (O/H) Sean Kelly
Judges: Lori Steinshouer, Reno, NV and Caleb Juve, Reno, NV
Open All Age - 6 starters
1st - IB Iron Horse, PM (O/H) Jared Tappero
2nd - Indian Head Abbigale, PF (O/H) Jared Tappero
3rd - Highground Tonka, ESM (O) Charles & Kara Kunda, Lori Steinshouer (H) Lori Steinshouer
Judges: Tom Griffin and Ed Mayhew
Open Derby - 9 starters
1st - Sterlingworth Allie, ESF (O/H) Greg Poole
2nd - Redrock Rebar, PM (O) Doug & Lori Steinshouer (H) Doug Steinshouer
3rd - Maybellene, ESF (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges: Ed Mayhew and Karen Holmes

November 13 to Conclusion
*California Chukar Championship
Region 11 Amateur Shooting Dog Ch.
Open All Age Derby
Host: Setter Springs Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Lone Pine, CA, BLM
Contact: Bill Owen
(805) 886-7339 email: billowen@cox.net
Results
*California Chukar Championship - 18 starters
Winner - Sleepless In Sacramento, PF (O) Jim & Cami Wolthuis (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Zorra, ESF (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA and Rich Heaton, Boise, ID
Region 11 Amateur Shooting Dog Ch. - 18 starters
Winner - Idaho's Lucky Kady, PF (O/H) Rich Heaton
R/U - West Mountain Sunny Days, PF (O) Kim Sampson (H) Rich Heaton
Judges: Sheldon Twer, Oakdale, CA and Lori Steinshouer, Reno, NV
Open All Age Derby - Cancelled Do To Weather Conditions

November 19 to Conclusion
Derby (AA Std's)
*California Championship
California Shooting Dog Championship
Host: Oakdale Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Hornitos Ranch, Hornitos, CA
Contact: Jim Wolthuis (916) 715-2526
email: jcwolthuis@att.net
Results
Open Derby - 6 starters
1st - Nite White Jay, PM (O) B. Turring (H) Sheldon Twer
2nd - Booneville Bullet, PM (O/H) Marc Cuneo
3rd - Sterlingworth Allie, ESF (O/H) Greg Poole
Judges: Brad Harter and Todd Schaaf
*California Championship - 16 starters
Winner - Gator Done, PM (O) Todd & Amanda Schaaf (H) Todd Schaaf
R/U - Zorra, ESF (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Brad Harter, Athens, Ohio and John Keel, Oakdale, CA
California Shooting Dog Championship
Winner - Smaks Lemon Express, PM (O) Garo Amarayan (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Waygoing Amy, PF (O/H) Mike Stephens
Judges: Brad Harter and Jim Wolthuis, Sacramento, CA

At Conclusion of CA Championships
*California Quail Championship
Jim Engle Derby Classic (1 hour)
Host: Pacific Coast Field Trial Club
Grounds: Hornitos Ranch, Hornitos, CA
Contact: Jeff Gilbertson (209) 329-9891
Results
*California Quail Championship - 15 starters
Winner - Zorra, ESF (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Weneha Code Red, ESM (O) Mike Spies (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Mike Wilkin, Reno, NV, and Karen Boyd, San Andreas, CA
Jim Engle Derby Classic - Stake was not run


December 4 to Conclusion
*California Bird Dog Championship
Region 11 Amateur All Age Derby Classic
Host: Fresno & West Valley BDC's
Grounds: Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
Contact: Hal Meyer (559) 269-4857
skidrotoad@aol.com
Results
Region 11 Amateur All Age Derby Classic - 8 starters
1st - Me Tarzan You Jane, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
2nd - Booneville Bullet, PM (O/H) Marc Cuneo
Judges: Karen Boyd and Brad LaVerne
*California Bird Dog Championship - 26 starters
Winner - Cache Creeks Most Wanted, PF (O) Ron Shuman and Jeff Lostak (H) Ron Shuman
R/U - Zorra, ESF (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Terry Zygalinski, Watsonville, CA and Casten Pigman, Gardnerville, NV

January 9 
Region 11 Amateur Walking Shooting Dog Championship
Open Shooting Dog - Time permitting
Host: Fresno and Oakdale Bird Dog Clubs
Grounds: Little Panoche Wildlife Area
Contact: Hal Meyer (559) 269-4857 or (559) 897-7245
Stakes
Region 11 Amateur Walking Shooting Dog Championship
Judges: Jim Wolthuis and Karen Boyd
Open Shooting Dog - Time Permitting
Judges: TBA

February 5-7
Region 11 Amateur All Age Championship
Host: Antelope Valley Bird Dog Club
Grounds: California City
Contact: Bruce Hale (951) 712-4517
email: lisap5358@aol.com
Stakes
Region 11 Amateur All Age Championship
Judges: TBD
Derby Classic (45 min)
Judges: TBD

February 26th to Conclusion
All Stakes 30 minutes
65th Pete Cunningham Open Puppy Classic
George Haney Open All Age
George Chance Amatuer Shooting Dog Classic
Open Derby (All Age Stds)
Host: West Valley Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Stinson's Moonlight Ranch
Contact: Jan Corbitt (209) 613-5327 email: ladymarten@aol.com
Stakes
Pete Cunningham Open Puppy Classic - 4 starters
Winner - Sterlingworth Joe, ESM (O/H) Greg Poole
Runner-up - Head Games, ESM (O) Jeff Gilbertson (H) Hal Meyer
Judges: John Keel and Karen Boyd
George Haney Open All Age - 10 starters
1st - Lindleys Mojo, PM (O/H) Lief Lendrop
2nd - Baders Brat, ESM (O/H) Ron Bader
3rd - King Me, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges: Jim Wolthuis and John Keel
George Chance Amateur Shooting Dog Classic - 10 starters
1st - King Me, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
2nd - Horizon's Jetsetter, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
3rd - Horizon's Rockin Rue, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
Judges: Karen Boyd and Greg Poole
Open Derby (All Age Std's) - 7 starters
1st - Me Tarzan You Jane, ESF (O/H) Terry Erickson
2nd - Far West Trudy, PF (O/H) Mike Wilkin
3rd - Rockin Miss Lacy, ESF (O) Mark Wiebe & Karen Boyd (H) Karen Boyd 
Judges: John Keel and Lief Lendrop

March 12 to conclusion - CANCELLED
West Coast Shooting Dog Championship
Region 11 Amateur Shooting Dog Derby Classic
Host: San Joaquin Valley English Setter Club
Grounds: Spenceville Wildlife Area, Marysville, CA
Contact: Tom Griffin (831) 840-4201
email: tngriffin@grunskylaw.com
Stakes
West Coast Shooting Dog Championship
Judges: Joe Gower, Auburn, CA and Casten Pigman, Gardnerville, NV
Region 11 Amateur Shooting Dog Derby Classic
Judges: TBD

April 2-3
Open All Age
Open Shooting Dog
Open Derby
Host: San Joaquin Valley English Setter Club
Grounds: Kelly Ranch, Stevinson, CA
Contact: Tom Griffin (831) 840-4201
email: tngriffin@grunskylaw.com
Results
Open All Age - 6 starters
1st - Sand Creek Holly, PF (O/H) C.A. Hjerpe
2nd - W/H
3rd - W/H
Judges: Tom Griffin and Sara Shumer
Open Shooting Dog - 14 starters
1st - Lindley's Rambler, PM (O/H) Leif Lendrop
2nd - King Me, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Cache Creeks Most Wanted, PF (O) Ron Shuman & Jeff Lostak (H) Ron Shuman
Judges: Micheal Santos and Jared Soltero
Open Derby - 8 starters
1st - Sterlingworth Joe, ESM (O/H) Greg Poole
2nd - Hard Wired, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Maybellene, ESF (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges: Terry Erickson & Mike Stephens

April 15 to Conclusion
AFTCA National Amateur Chukar Championship
Host: Bay Area Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Contact: Jarry Walton (775) 359-1121
email: jarryw@sierraelectronics.net
Results
National Amateur Chukar Championship - 29 starters
Winner - Cache Creeks Most Wanted, PF (O) Ron Shuman and Jeff Lostak (H) Jeff Lostak
Runner-Up - SF Mapleleaf, PF (O/H) Larry Smith 
Judges: Doug and Lori Steinshouer, Reno, NV

April 18 to Conclusion
Western Championships
*Pacific Coast Derby Championship
Western Open Shooting Dog Championship
*Western Open All Age Championship
Host: Bay Area Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Contact: Jarry Walton (775) 359-1121
Results
*Pacific Coast Derby Championship - 14 starters
Winner - Rikki's Rapid Rav, ESF (O) Lynn Stinson (H) Sheldon Twer
Runner-Up - Maximus Prime, PM (O) Ron Shuman and Jeff Lostak (H) Ron Shuman
Judges: Rich Heaton, Boise, ID and Kim Sampson, Santaquin, Utah
Western Open Shooting Dog Championship - 14 starters
Winner - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM (O/H) Sean Kelly
Runner-up - Smak's Lemon Express, PM (O) Garo Amarayan (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Lori Steinshouer, Reno, NV and Willy Stevens, Jr., Reno, NV
*Western Open All Age Championship - 20 starters
Winner - Saddle Up Nonbeliever's, PF (O/H) Sean Kelly
Runner-up - SF Bandwagon, PM (O/H) Larry Smith
Judges: Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA and Jarry Walton, Reno, NV

Region 11 2014-2015 High Point Dogs

Will Be Posted Soon

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Region 11 Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting will be held July 11, 2015

Jeff Gilbertson and Diede Construction have offered their conference room for the Region's annual meeting. Diede Construction is located at 12393 Hwy 99, West Frontage Road, Lodi, CA. From the south take Armstrong, and exit over overpass, turn right at stop sign onto Frontage Road. From north take Armstrong exit, turn right at stop sign onto Frontage Road. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Region 11 2014-2015 Field Trial Schedule

*Denotes NFTCA National Championship Qualifier

August 23-24
Walking Stakes
Host: Oakdale BDC
Grounds: Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
Saturday Fun Day (Non-sanctioned)
Walnut Tree Championship
Walking Shooting Dog Derby
Puppy (Kid's Stake)
Sunday (Sanctioned)
Results
Open Walking Shooting Dog
1st - Super Express Coco, PF - (O) Mark Leadbetter (H) Lynn Stinson
2nd - Idaho Clean Sweep, PM - (O) Pat Taylor (H) Lynn Stinson
3rd - Cache Creek Red Zone, PF - (O/H) Ron Shuman
Judges: Jeff Gilbertson and Jim Wolthuis
Open Walking Shooting Dog Derby
1st - Rosebuds Bree Go Girl, SF - (O/H) Lynn Stinson
2nd - ZZ, PF - (O/H) Jeff Gilbertson
3rd - Corbitts Seven Mag, SF - (O) Jan Corbitt (H) Ron Bader
Judges - Ron Shuman and Jeff Lostak

September 6-7
Open Stakes
Host: Fat Toads Unlimited BDC
Grounds: Mendota WLA, Mendota, CA
Results
Open Shooting Dog - 6 Starters
1st - Wildcovert Snow Maker, PM - (O) Mike Garner (H) Sheldon Twer
2nd - California Bluechip, PM - (O/H) Bradley LaVerne
3rd - Autumn Memory Manton, PM - (O/H) Daniel Riviera
Judges - Tom Griffin and Bill Owen
Open Derby - 6 Starters
1st - Me Tarzan You Jane, ESF - (O/H) Terry Erickson
2nd - Peddle To The Metal, ESF - (O/H) William Owen
3rd - Iron Moon, ESF - (O/H) Karen Boyd
Judges - Harold Meyer and Bradley LaVerne

September 27-28 - CANCELLED
Open Stakes
Host: Sacramento BDC
Grounds: Oroville WLA, Oroville, CA
Stakes - CANCELLED

October 4-5
Open Stakes
Host: Nevada BDC
Grounds: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Results
Open Shooting Dog - 5 Starters
1st - Unshackled, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
2nd - Pintado's Cactus Joe, GSPM (O/H) Tim Baranski
Judges - Glenn Johnson and Ed Mayhew
Open Derby (SD Std's) - 14 Starters
1st - King Me, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
2nd - EZ's Sweet Drifter, PF (O/H) Mike Wilkin
3rd - Highground Swagger, ESM (O) Kara and Charles Kunde (H) Lori Steinshouer
Judges - Tim Baranski and Willie J. Stevens, Jr.
Open All Age - 10 Starters
1st - Far West Gunslinger, PM (O/H) Mike Wilkin
2nd - Highground Abra Ca Dabra, ESF (O) Kara and Charles Kunde (H) Lori Steinshouer
3rd - IB Iron Horse, PM (O/H) Jared Tappero
Judges - Glenn Johnson and Willie J. Stevens, Jr.
Open Derby (AA Std's) - 12 Starters
1st - Highground Swagger, ESM (O) Kara and Charles Kunde (H) Lori Steinshouer
2nd - Far West Cowboy Slim, PM (O/H) Mike Wilkin
3rd - Highground Tonka, ESM (O) Kara and Charles Kunde (H) Lori Steinshouer
Judges - Karen Holmes and Jared Tappero

October 10 to Conclusion
Paul Brock Open SD Classic & Companion Stakes
Host: Northern California BDC
Grounds: Oroville WLA, Oroville, CA
Contact: Sean Kelly (916) 871-5767
email: skexcavating@earthlink.net
Stakes
Paul Brock Open Shooting Dog Classic (1 Hour) -16 starters
1st - Wells Fargo Mollie, PF - (O/H) Paul Wells
2nd - Kelly's Bulls Eye, PM - (O/H) Sean Kelly
3rd - Indian Head Abbigale, PF (O/H) Jared Tappero
Judges: Joe Gower, Newcastle, CA and Wayne Hale, Sacramento, CA
Open All Age (30 Min.) - 10 starters
1st - Kelly's Bulls Eye, PM - (O/H) Sean Kelly
2nd - Indian Head Abbigale, PF - (O/H) Jared Tappero
3rd - Far West Ridge Runner, PM - (O/H) Mike Wilkin
Judges: Wayne Hale and Joe Gower
Open Derby - SD Std's (30 Min.) - 8 starters
1st - Kelly's Rebel Pearl, PF - (O/H) Sean Kelly
2nd - Kelly's Rebel Louie, PM - (O/H) Sean Kelly
3rd - Snowatch's On Line Bullett, PM - (O) Marc Cuneo & Nard Bailey (H) Marc Cuneo
Judges: Paul Wells, Wilton, CA and Jared Tappero, Greenville, CA

October 24-26
*California Pheasant Championship & Open Derby
Host: Sacramento BDC
Grounds: Oroville WLA, Oroville, CA
Results
California Pheasant Championship - 17 Starters
Winner - Zorra, ESF - (O) Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Great Notion, ESM - (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges: John Keel, Oakdale, CA and Roy Smith, Lakeport, CA
Open Derby - 4 Starters
1st - Waygoing Black, PM - (O/H) Mike Stephens
2nd - King Me, ESM - (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges: Ron Shuman and Jeff Lostak

November 1-2 CANCELLED
Open and Amateur Stakes
Host: Fresno BDC
Grounds: Santa Nella WLA,
Stakes - CANCELLED

November 8-9 CANCELLED
Open and Amateur Stakes
Host: San Joaquin Valley English Setter Club &
Pacific Coast FTC
Stakes - CANCELLED

November 15-17
* California Chukar Championship & Open Derby
Host: Setter Springs FTC
Grounds: BLM Field Trial Grounds, Lone Pine, CA
Results
Open Derby - 16 Starters
1st - Scent Seeker, PM - (O/H) Ed Dixon
2nd - Tekoa Mountain Bulldog, ESM - (O/H) Bill Owen
3rd - Northwoods Charles, ESM - (O/H) Bill Owen
Judges: Bruce Hale and Terry Erickson
California Chukar Championship - 27 Starters
Winner - Utah's Redrock Express, PM - (O) Herb Anderson (H) Rich Robertson
R/U - Highground Jax Jabba, ESM - (O) Kara and Charles Kunde (H) Lori Steinshouer
Judges: Jarry Walton, Reno, NV and John Keel, Oakdale, CA

November 22 to Conclusion
* California Championship
California SD Championship
Host: Oakdale BDC
Grounds: Copper Valley Ranch, Copperopolis, CA
Results
California Championship - 23 Starters
Winner - Zorra, ESF (O) Dr. Hal Meyer (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Deceptions Nite White, PM (O) Jeff Gilbertson (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges - Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA and John Keel, Oakdale, CA
California Shooting Dog Championship - 16 Starters
Winner - Indian Head Abbigale, PF (O/H) Jared Tappero
R/U - Rikki's Rockin On, ESF (O/H) Dr. Hal Meyer
Judges: Sean Kelly, Loomis, CA and Jarry Walton, Reno, NV

December 5-7
* California Bird Dog Championship
Host: Fresno BDC & West Valley Bird Dog Club
Grounds: Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
Stakes
Open Derby - 11 Starters
1st - Tekoa Mountain Bulldog, ESM (O/H) Bill Owen
2nd - Lacy, ESF (O/H) Karen Boyd
3rd - Northwoods Charles, ESM (O/H) Bill Owen
Judges - Lori Steinshouer and Hal Meyer
California Bird Dog Championship - 20 Starters
Winner - Rikki's Rockin' Rik, ESM (O) Jerry Erickson (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Barbara's Investment, PM (O) Bob Tennant (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges - Lori Steinshouer, Reno, NV and Dan Poole, Madera, CA

January 3-4 CANCELLED
Open and Amateur Stakes
Host: Antelope Valley BDC
Grounds: San Jacento, CA
Stakes - CANCELLED

January 10-11
Region 11 Walking SD Championship
Host: Oakdale BDC and Fresno BDC
Grounds: Santa Nella WLA
Results
Region 11 Amateur Walking Shooting Dog Championship - 8 Starters
Winner - Cache Creek Red Zone, PF (O/H) Ron Shuman
R/U - Wells Fargo Mollie, PF (O/H) Paul Wells
Judges - Jim Wolthuis, Sacramento, CA and Nard Bailey, Alturas, CA
Open Shooting Dog - 18 Starters
1st - Skydancer Blue Moon, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
2nd - Cache Creek Red Zone, PF (O/H) Ron Shuman
3rd - Waygoing Hoot, PM (O/H) Mike Stephens
Judges - Nard Bailey and Nick Nickol

January 22-25
Pete Cunningham Puppy Classic
George Haney Amateur All Age (1hr.)
George Chance Amatuer SD Classic (30min.)
Region 11 Amateur All Age Derby Classic
Host: West Valley BDC
Grounds: Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
Results
Pete Cunningham Puppy Classic - 6 Starters
Winner - Modoc Luke, PM (O/H) Nard Bailey
R/U - Boonville Bullet, PM (O/H) Marc Cuneo
Judges - Ron Bader and Jan Corbitt
George Haney Amateur All Age - 6 Starters
Winner - Perfect Game, PM (O/H) Jim Rose
R/U - Sonny Orange Blossom, PM (O/H) Ron Bader
Judges - Hal Meyer and Jim Wolthuis
George Chance Amateur Shooting Dog Classic - 9 Starters
1st - Rikki's Rockin' On, ESF (O/H) Hal Meyer
2nd - Great Notion, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Skydancer Blue Moon, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges - Karen Boyd and Jeff Gilbertson
Open All Age Derby - 8 Starters
1st - Set Up Man, PM (O/H) Jim Rose
2nd - Corbitt's Seven Mag, ESF (O) Jan Corbitt (H) Ron Bader
3rd - Iron Moon, ESF (O/H) Karen Boyd
Judges - Paul Wells and Jim Wolthuis

January 31-February 3
Region 11 Amateur Shooting Dog Championship
Host: Antelope Valley BDC
Grounds: Kingman, AZ
Results
Region 11 Amateur Shooting Dog Championship - 21 Starters
Winner - Hale's Cool Hand Luke, PM (O/H) Bruce Hale
R/U - Rikki's Rockin' On, ESF (O/H) Hal Meyer
Judges - Greg Knight, Alta Loma, CA and John Nelssen, Kingman, AZ

February 28 to Conclusion
West Coast Shooting Dog Championship
Region 11 Amateur All Age Derby Classic
Host: San Joaquin Valley English Setter Club
Grounds: Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs CA
Results
West Coast Shooting Dog Championship - 25 Starters

Winner - Saddle Up Nonbeliever's, PF (O/H) Sean Kelly
R/U - Cache Creek's Most Wanted, PF (O/H) Ron Shuman
Judges - Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA and Randy Berry, Hastings Island, CA
Region 11 Amateur All Age Derby Classic - 11 Starters

1st - Corbitt's Seven Mag, ESF (O) Jan Corbitt (H) Ron Bader
2nd - Black, PM (O/H) Mike Stephens
3rd - Rex, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
Judges - Paul Wells, Wilton, CA and Randy Berry


March 1-4 CANCELLED
*California Quail Championship
Jim Engle Derby Classic (1hr)
Host: Pacific Coast FTC
Grounds: Copper Valley Ranch, Copperopolis, CA
Stakes - CANCELLED

April 4-5
Open Stakes
Host: San Joaquin Valley English Setter Club
Grounds: Stevenson Ranch, Neuman, CA
Results
Open Shooting Dog - 8 Starters
1st -Perfect Game, PM (O/H) Jim Rose
2nd - Waygoing Amy, PF (O/H) Mike Stephens
3rd - Wild Covert Pitter Patter, PF (O) Mark Ledbetter (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Robert Tennant and Ed Mayhew
Open Derby (SD Std's) - 6 Starters
1st - Waygoing Pink, PF (O/H) Mike Stephens
2nd - Hand Wired, ESM (O/H) Tom Griffin
3rd - Tucalota's White Bread, PM (O/H) Ed Mayhew
Judges: Rich Stumph and Dean Saunders
Open Derby (AA Std's) - 8 Starters
1st - Waygoing Black, PM (O/H) Mike Stephens
2nd - Set Up Man, PM (O/H) Jim Rose
3rd - Tucalota's Blew, PM (O/H) Ed Mayhew
Judges: Tom Griffin and Bob Tennant

April 17 to Conclusion
Region 11 Amateur All Age Championship
Host: Bay Area BDC
Grounds: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Results
Region 11 Amateur All Age Championship - 30 Starters
Winner - Blackhawk's Roxy Bistro, PF (O/H) Mike Wilkin
R/U - Rikki's Rockin' On, ESF (O/H) Hal Meyer
Judges: Shedon Twer, Oakdale, CA and Torben Hansen, Lompoc, CA

April 20 to Conclusion
Western Open Shooting Dog Championship
Mike Geenen Memorial Derby Classic
*Western Open All Age Championship
Host: Bay Area BDC
Grounds: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Results
Western Open Shooting Dog Championship - 16 Starters
Winner - Smak's Lemon Express, PM (O) Garo Amarayan (H) Sheldon Twer
R/U - Garner's Holding Aces, PM (O) Micheal Garner (H) Sheldon Twer
Judges: Larron Copeland, Bronwood, GA and Rudy Difuntorum, Woodland, CA
Mike Geenen Memorial Derby Classic - 13 Starters
1st - Highground Swagger, ESM (O) Kara & Charles Kunde and Lori & Doug Steinshouer (H) Lori Steinshouer
2nd - Highground Tonka, ESM (O) Kara & Charles Kunde and Lori & Doug Steinshouer (H) Lori Steinshouer
3rd - Waygoing Black, PM (O/H) Mike Stephens
Judges: Willie Stevens, Sparks, NV and Karen Holmes, Brentwood, CA
*Western Open All Age Championship - 20 Starters
Winner - Highground Swagger, ESM (O) Kara & Charles Kunde and Lori & Doug Steinshouer (H) Lori Steinshouer
Judges: Larron Copeland, Bronwood, GA and Todd Schaaf, Woodland, WA



2013-2014 High Point Dogs of the Year

All Age Dog
1. Saddle Up Non Believer's (PF) - Sean Kelly
2. Hales Cool Hand Luke (PM) - Bruce Hale
3. IB Iron Horse (PM) - Torben Hansen

All Age Derby Dog
1. Kelly's Bulls Eye  (PM)- Sean Kelly
2. Tekoa Mountain Bulldog (ESM) - Bill Owen
3. Bader's Brat (ESM) - Ron Bader

Shooting Dog
1. Blackhawk's Roxy Bistro (PF) - Mike Wilkin
2. Great Notion (ESM) - Tom Griffin
3. Stimulus Package (ESM) - Tom Griffin

Shooting Dog Derby Dog
1. Kelly's Flying Ace (PM) - Sean Kelly
2. Meg (PF) - Jim Wolthuis
3. Kelly's Bulls Eye (PM) - Sean Kelly

Walking Shooting Dog
1. Wells Fargo Mollie (PF) - Paul Wells
2. Sweet And Short Shorty (PM) - Bernie Daviner
3. Super Express Bell (PF) - Bernie Daviner

2009-2010 Trial Schedule and Results

August 7-9 - Walnut Classic
Host: Oakdale Bird Dog Club
Location: Stadler Ranch, Oakdale, CA
Open Walking SD Derby 13 starters
1st - Wells Fargo First Dude - PF -Paul Wells
2nd - Super Express Protocol - PM - Jim Wolthuis
3rd - Stimulus Package - SF - Tom Griffin
Open Walking SD - 21 Starters
1st - Super Express Nash - PF - Cami Wolthuis
2nd - Faith Hillcrest - PF - Bernie Daviner
3rd - Riverrun Super Deception - PF - Cami Wolthuis

September 11-13
Host: Fat Toads Bird Dog Club
Location: Mendota WLA, Mendota CA
Open All-Age - 11 starters
1st - Gotta Lotta Red - SF - Tom Griffin
2nd - Heilgsepp's Blick - RSF - Rich Strumpf
3rd - Misty's Golden Star - SF - Jerry Erickson
Open Shooting Dog - 6 starters
1st - Blackhawk's Roxy Bistro - PF - Mike Wilkin
2nd - Stinson's 5 Star = PM - Ron Bader
3rd - Far West Elsie Smith - PF - Mike Wilkin
Open Derby (AA stds.) - 6 starters
1st - Chicken Hawk - PM - R T Henderson
2nd - Wildcovert Hytest Tatoosh - SM - S. Twer
3rd - Horizon's Jetsetter - SF - Terry Erickson
Open Derby (SD stds.) - 6 starters
1st - Rikki's Rockin' On - SF - Hal Meyer
2nd - Hellboy - PM - S. Twer
3rd - Gertrude - PF - S. Twer

September 18-20
Host: Sacramento Bird Dog Club
Location: Thermallito Afterbay WLA, Oroville, CA
Open All-Age - 14 starters
1st - Super Express Protocol - PM - Wolthuis/Twer
2nd - Tracer's Memory - PF - Torben Hansen
3rd - Vintage Crush - PM - Mack Smith
Open Shooting Dog - 21 starters
1st - IB Boston - PF - Torben Hansen
2nd - Tracer's Memory - PF Torben Hansen
3rd - Smitty's Sherlock Star - SF - Roy Smith
Open Derby (SD stds.) - 15 starters
1st - Wells Fargo Mollie - PF - Paul Wells
2nd - Wells Fargo First Dude - PM - Paul Wells
3rd - IB Young - PM - Mack Smith

October 2-4
Reg. 11 Am. Shooting Dog Derby Classic - 17 starters
Host: Region 11
Location: Thermallito Afterbay WLA, Oroville, CA
1st - Wells Fargo First Dude - PM - Paul Wells
2nd - I. B. Miss Merika - PF - Torben Hansen
3rd - Great Nation - SM - Tom Griffin
Paul Brock Am. Shooting Dog Classic- 24 starters
Host: Northern California Bird Dog Club
Location: Thermallito Afterbay WLA, Oroville, CA
1st - Saddle up Nonbelievers - PF - Sean Kelly
2nd - Kelly's Talk 'n Smak - PM - Sean Kelly
3rd - I. B. Boston - PF - Torben Hansen
Open All-Age - 13 starters
1st - Kelly's Talk 'n Smak - PM - Sean Kelly
2nd - Waygoing Slick - PM - Mike Stephens
3rd - Justa Bullett - PM - Mack Smith
Open Derby (AA stds.) - 6 starters
1st - I.B. Miss Merika - PF - Torben Hansen
2nd - Elite Lady Hawk - PF - Gotzev/Twer
3rd - Wells Fargo Mollie - PF - Paul Wells

October 9-11
Host: Nevada Bird Dog Club
Location: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Walking Shooting Dog - 6 starters
1st - Outrage's Ruby Jo - SF - Rovarino
2nd - Cliff Dweller - PM - Jim Bateman
3rd - Pearl Sage - SF - Tim Alemeda
Open Shooting Dog - 6 starters
1st - I.B. Boston - PF - Torben Hansen
2nd - I.B. Miss Merika - PF - Torben Hansen
3rd - Tracer's Memory - PF - Torben Hansen
Open All-Age - 4 starters
1st - Tracer's Memory - PF - Torben Hansen
2nd - Highground Jax Jabba - SM - Kunde/Bateman
Open Derby - 4 starters
1st - Redrock Freedom - PF - Steinhouer/Steinhouer
2nd - I.B. Miss Merika - PF - Torben Hansen

October 16-18
Sutter Buttes Open All-Age Classic - 14 starters
Host: Pacific Coast Field Trial Club
Location: Thermallito Afterbay WLA, Oroville, CA
1st - Kelly's Talkin Smak - PM - Sean Kelly Owner/handler
2nd - Stinson's Kickapoo - SM - H. Meyer/ S. Twer
3rd - Saddleup Nonbelievers - PF - Sean Kelly
Open Shooting Dog - 14 starters
1st - Super Express Coco - PF - S. Twer
2nd - Cache Creek Shawna - PF - R. Difuntorum
3rd - I B Young - PF - M Smith
Open Derby - 3 starters
1st - Deception's Bugs - PM - J. Gilbertson

October 23-25
Brittanies Only Open & Am. Stakes
Host: High Desert Bird Dog Club
Location: Setter Springs Ranch, Maricopa, CA
Contact: Cary Crum 559-732-8608

October 30-November 1
California Pheasant Championship - 12 starters
Host: Sacramento Bird Dog Club
Location: Thermallito Afterbay WLA, Oroville, CA
CH - Deception's Smoke - SM - Ron Shuman
RU-CH - Tracer's Memory - PF - Torben Hansen

November 6-8
US Complete NW Region Championship - 13 starters
Host: Santa Clara Valley Bird Dog Club
Location: K Arrow Ranch, Jamestown, CA
CH - Cache Creek Bully - Ron Shuman
RU-CH - Super Express Belle - Bernie Daviner
Open Shootimg Dog - 27 starters
1st - Waygoing Hoot - PM - Mike Stephens
2nd - Cache Creek Bully - PM - Ron Shuman
3rd - Deception's Smoke - Ron Shuman

November 19-22
California Open Shooting Dog Championship - 23 starters
Host: Oakdale Bird Dog Club
Location: Brooks Ranch, Jamestown, CA
CH - Stinson's Kickpoo - SM - Meyer/Twer
RU-CH - Saddle Up Non- Believers - PF - Sean Kelly
California Open All-Age Championship - 28 Starters
CH - Highground Jax Jabba - SM - Kunde/Steinhouer
RU-CH - Idaho's Clean Sweep - PM - Jones/Twer
California Championships Open Derby - 19 Starters
1st - Paiute Pete - SM - Drake/Robertson
2nd - Alaska Rap - PF - Michels/Robertson
3rd - Super Express Protocol - PM - Wolthuis/Twer

December 6-9
California Chukar Championship
Host: Fresno Bird Dog Club
Location: Setter Springs Ranch, Maricopa, CA
CH - Tekoa Mountain Jettsun - SM - Eric Mauck
RU-CH - Sounding Creek Annie - PF- Charlie Hjerpe
California Bird Dog Championship - 20 Starters
CH - Idaho's Clean Sweep - PM - Jones/Twer
RU-CH - Saddle Up Non-Believers - PF - Sean Kelly
Open Shooting Dog - 18 starters
1st - Elite Elhew Lady Hawk - PF - Gotsev/Twer
2nd - Gotta Lotta Red - SF - Tom Griffin
3rd - Super Express Chief - Ron Bader
Open Derby (SD stds,)- 12 starters
1st - Red Rock Freedom - D. Steinhouer
2nd - Bronco Springs Priscilla - SF - Bill Owen
3rd - Rikki's ROckin' Roxy - SF - Terry Erickson
Open Derby (AA stds.) - 8 starters
1st - Tucalota's Rubee - PF - Ed Mayhew
2nd - Red Rock Freedon - PF - L. Steinhouer
3rd - Sand Creek Max - PM - Charlie Hjerpe
Open Walking Shooting Dog - 6 starters
No Placements awarded

December 11-13
California Amateur All-Age Derby Classic
Companion Stakes
Cancelled

January 9-10
George Chance Am. Shooting Dog Classic - 25 starters
Host: Fresno Bird Dog Club
Location: Little Panoche WLA, CA
1st - Misty's Golden Star - SF - Jerry Erickson
2nd - Sand Creek Tawny - PM - Charlie Hjerpe
3rd - Gotta Lotta Red - SF - Tom Griffin
Open Walking Shooting Dog - 6 starters
1st - Indian Head Cabernet - PF - Jared Tappero
Other placements withheld
Open Derby (SD stds.) - 10 starters
1st - Horizon's Jetsetter - SF - Terry Erickson
2nd - Indian Head Abbigale - PF - Jared Teppero
3rd - Sand Creek Max - PM - Charlie Hjerpe

January 23-24
Host: Fat Toads Bird Dog Club
Location: Searles Ranch, Raymond, CA
Open Shooting Dog - 8 Starters
1st - Rikki's Rockin' Rik - SM - Jerry Erickson
2nd - Bader's Pacific Pride - PF - Ron Bader
3rd - Misty's Golden Star - SF - Jerry Erickson
Open Derby (SD stds.) - 4 starters
1st - Goldie of Moonlight - PF - Stinson/Bader
2nd - Willowynd's Rebel Ette - Viszla F - Heydorff/Searles

February 12-14
Region 11 Am. Shooting Dog CH - 18 starters
Host: Region 11
Location : Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
CH - Kelly's Talk'n Smak - PM - Sean Kelly
RU-CH - Saddle-up Non-Believers - PF - Sean Kelly
Pete Cunningham Open Puppy Classic - 6 starters
Host: West Valley Bird Dog Club
Location : Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
1st - Cache Creek Most Wanted - (PF) - Ron Shuman
2nd - Wells Fargo Tess - (PF) - Paul Wells
Region 11 Am. All-Age Derby Classic - 7 starters
Host: Region 11
Location : Moonlight Ranch, Valley Springs, CA
1st - No Doubt About It - PM - Nard Bailey
2nd - Sand Creek Max - PM - Charlie Hjerpe
3rd - Bronco Springs Trouble - SF - Bill Owen

February 20-21
Region 11 Am. Walking Shooting Dog Championship
Host: Region 11
Location : Little Panoche WLA, CA
Contact: Tom Griffin 831-722-2444
Open Shooting Dog Stake
Host: Oakdale Bird Dog Club
Contact: Jim Wolthuis 916-715-2526

March 4-7
Region 11 Am. All-Age Championship
Host: Region 11
Location : Brooks Ranch, Jamestown, CA
CH - Kelly's Talk 'n Smak - PM - Sean Kelly
RU-CH - Worry Be Gone - SM - Tom Griffin
West Coast Open Shooting Dog Championship - 24 starters
Host: San Joaquin Valley English Setter Club
Location : Brooks Ranch, Jamestown, CA
CH - Super Express Coco -PF- Sheldon Twer
RU-CH - Tracer's Memory -PF- Torben Hansen

March 8-10
California Quail Championship
Host: Pacific Coast Field Trial Club
Location: Brooks Ranch, Jamestown, CA - 17 starters
CH - Idaho's Lucky Strike - PM - Rich Heaton
RU-CH - Kelley's Talk 'n Smak - PM- Sean Kelly
Jim Ingle Open Derby Classic - 19 Starters
1st - Wells Fargo Molly - PF - Paul Wells
2nd - Erin's River Road - PM - Rich Robertson
3rd - Wells Fargo First Dude - PM - Paul Wells

March 19-21
Open and Amateur Stakes
Host: Setter Springs Field Trial Club
Location: Setter Springs Ranch, Maricopa, CA
Open All Age - 7 starters
1st - Gotta Lotta Red - SF - Tom Griffin
2nd - Worry Be Gone - SM - Tom Griffin
3rd - IB Homerun - PF - Ed Dixon
Open Shooting Dog - 7 starters
1st - IB Homerun - PF - Ed Dixon
2nd - Stinson's Five Star - PM - Ron Bader
3rd - No placement
Open Walking Shooting Dog - 8 starters
1st - Bitter Creek Roxie - SF - Bill Owen
2nd - Hunter's Pride Hanna - PF - PF - Ed Dixon
3rd - Chuckie Cheese - SM - Hal Meyer
Open Derby - 10 starters
1st - Roxie's Mac Jett - John Williams
2nd - Game Changer - PF - Tom Griffin
3rd - Rikki's Rockin' On - SF - Hal Meyer

March 26-28
Host: Santa Clara Valley Bird Dog Club
Location: Narbaitz Ranch, Little Panoche, CA
Twer Walking Shooting Dog Classic - 10 starters
1st- Misty's Golden Star -SF - J. Erickson, owner/handler
2nd - Right On Rooster - PM - J. Lostak, owner/handler
3rd - Indian Head Air Cargo - J. Tappero, owner/handler
Ben Johnson Open All-Age Classic - 9 starters
1st - Gotta Lotta Red - SF - T. Griffin, owner/handler
2nd - Worry Be Gone - SM - T. Griffin, owner/handler
3rd - Heilingsepp's Blick - RSM - R. Strumpf, owner/handler
Open Derby - 7 starters
1st - Cache Creek Most Wanted - PF - R. Shuman, owner/handler
2nd - Game Changer - PF - T. Griffin, owner/handler
3rd - Great Notion - SM - T. Griffin. owner/handler
Charlie Downs Open Shooting Dog Classic - 6 starters
1st - Indian Head Cabernet - J. Tappero, owner/handler
2nd - Sunset's Madonna - SF - V. Teofilo, owner/handler
3rd - Sand Creek Max - Dr. C Hjerpe, owner/handler

April 16-18
National Amateur All-Age Chukar Championship - 31 starters
Host: Bay Area Bird Dog Club
Location: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Champion - Saddle Up Nonbelievers - PF - Sean Kelly
RU Champion - Kelly's Talkin Smak - PM - Sean Kelly

April 19-25
Host: Bay Area Bird Dog Club
Location: Red Rock, Reno, NV
Western Open All-Age Championship -15 starters
Champion - Idaho's Clean Sweep - Sheldon Twer Handler
RU Champion - Sounding Creek Annie - Charlie Hjerpe
Western Open Shooting Dog Championship - 21 starters
Champion - IB Boston - PF - Torben Hansen
RU Champion - Tekoa Mtn. Paladin - SM - Eric Mauck
Western Open Derby Classic - 18 starters
1st - Wells Fargo Mollie - PF - Paul Wells
2nd - Paiute Pete - SM - Gene Drake
3rd - Tekoa Mtn. Attitude - SF Eric Mauck