Canton 4-H riding club excels at State Fair
Monday, September 23, 2013 - 6:24 am

Representing St. Lawrence County 4-H riding with the Reintree 4-H Club were, from left, Kasey LeManquais, Potsdam; Lydia Maskell, Waddington; 4-H Leader Jerry Dean, Canton; Sabrina Osuch, Heuvelton: and Maddy Lawrence, Star Lake.Representing St. Lawrence County 4-H riding with the Reintree 4-H Club were, from left, Kasey LeManquais, Potsdam; Lydia Maskell, Waddington; 4-H Leader Jerry Dean, Canton; Sabrina Osuch, Heuvelton: and Maddy Lawrence, Star Lake.

The Reintree 4-H Club in Canton enjoyed success in the Hunter/Jumper 4-H Show in Syracuse at the New York State Fair.

The 4-H’ers competed in classes with over 60 of the state’s best riders, coached by 4-H Leader Jerry Dean.

The placings for the St. Lawrence 4-H equestrians follow:

• Equitation on the Flat - Pony – Sabrina Osuch 2nd

• Equitation on the Flat - Junior – Maddy Lawrence 8th and Lydia Maskell 10

• Equitation on the Flat - Senior – Kasey LeManquais 8th

• Hunter Under Saddle - Pony – Sabrina Osuch 8th; Junior – Maddy Lawrence 2nd and Lydia Maskell 1st; Senior – Kasey LeManquais 1st

• Working Hunter - Pony - Sabrina Osuch 1st; Junior, Lydia Maskell 1st; Senior – Kasey LeManquais 10.

• Equitation Over Fences - Pony – Sabrina Osuch 1st; Junior - Lydia Maskell 4th; Senior – Kasey LeManquais 2nd.

• Hunter Hack - Pony - Sabrina Osuch 3rd; Junior – Lydia Maskell 1st; Senior – Kasey LeManquais 2nd

Horse projects of many kinds are available to St. Lawrence County youth through the Cornell Cooperative Extension Horse program. For more information, contact Mary Beth Green at the Extension Office at 379-9192.