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2016 IRBS Finals Banquet Awards

C-Bar Rodeo Co & IRBS members want to say a big THANK YOU for the Clay County Farm Bureau Young Leaders for hosting our 2016 IRBS Finals and to all of our sponsors!!!

Appreciation Awards

Bull Riders (Caps and Gift Certificates provided by IRBS)


  • Jed Phillips
  • Joe Phillips
  • Daniel Tinsman
  • Joshua Dunn


Jr. Bull Riders (Caps and Gift Certificates provided by IRBS, Gift Bags provided by Kevin & Dawn Crain, Gear Bags provided by Jr Bull Riding sponsors Farley Insurance Agency, Spiker Farms, Peoples State Bank of Newton, Haack Farm, Bergmann Trucking Service, HBS Cleaning Service, The Dark Side Fish Market & Food Truck, Foltz Welding, & CNR Homes)


  • Lane Haack
  • Tucker Murphy
  • Preston Schafer
  • Drew Buerster
  • Seth Bergmann
  • Sebastian Kruger
  • Wade Cain


Barrel Racers (Head Stalls for Top 4 provided by Patti Hall – All American Tack & Head Stalls for the remaining 11 qualifiers provided by IRBS, Hay Bags provided by Essenpreis Horse Farm)


  • Shellye Essenpreis
  • Paige Essenpreis
  • Dani Ping
  • Shawnee Winegar
  • Sheri Whittington
  • Andrea Lyman
  • Carol Clark
  • Cricia Duncan
  • Carli Miller
  • Rachel Murphy
  • Andra Murfin
  • Dakota Murphy
  • Karen Blackman
  • Bailee Waymouth
  • Lori Guerrettaz


Extra Barrel Awards

Ms. Congeniality (Bissingery Chocolate Basket sponsored by Maureen Moore - Saddleback Chocolates & a choice of Equine/Human/Canine Massage sponsored by Tracy Latting)


  • Andra Murfin


Most Improved (Spurs provided by Dani Ping & Spur Straps provided by Aces & Eights)


  • Dakota Murphy


Best Dressed (Gift Basket provided by Kevin & Dawn Crain)


  • Karen Blackman


Most Photogenic (Photos provided by Cary Frye, Frames provided by Rachel Busch-Jones, Make-up & Jewelry provided by Casey Adamick – Younique)


  • Paige Essenpreis


Horse of the Year ($25 Gift Certificate provided by Trendy Tack, Equine Massage provided by Carol Clark, & $20 gift certificate provided by Matt James – Just Horsin’ Around)


  • Sports Bar Bugs (Snip) – Shellye Essenpreis


Finals Tough Luck Award (Equine Dentistry Appointment provided by Keith Brauer, $20 Gift Certificate provided by Matt James – Just Horsin’ Around, & Frame provided by Paige Essenpreis)


  • Karen Blackman


Finals Fastest Time ($20 Gift Certificate provided by Matt James – just Horsin’ Around & Hidez Mask provided by Paige Essenpreis)


  • Shellye Essenpreis with 14.930


Drawing from Top 15 Barrel Racers (Free Breeders Certificate for Money Makin Wind provided by Michael Kohlbrecher, Five $50 cash awards provided by Victory Lane Ford, & Two lead ropes and a leather punch kit provided by Vandalia Rural King)


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  • $50 Cash Award:
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  • Lead Rope:
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  • Leather Punch Kit:


IRBS Announcer (Cap provided by C-Bar & Pictures provided by Kevin & Dawn Crain)


  • Travis Tate


IRBS Funny Man (Cap provided by C-Bar & Pictures provided by Kevin & Dawn Crain)


  • Dusty Myers


IRBS Judge (Buckle provided by IRBS)


  • Steve Wells


IRBS Bull Fighters (Buckles provided by IRBS & Pictures provided by Kevin & Dawn Crain)


  • Evan Golliday
  • Holden Feazel


IRBS Finals Specialty Act (Buckle provided by C-Bar Rodeo Co)


  • Justin & Dusti Dickerson


Finals Champion

Bull Riding (Finals Champion Buckle provided by IRBS)


  • Daniel Tinsman - 82 points on 1106 Shamz


Jr Bull Riding (Finals Champion Buckle provided by IRBS)


  • Drew Buerster


Barrel Racing

3rd Runner-Up Finals Contestant ($20 Gift Certificate provided by Matt James – Just Horsin’ Around)


  • Shawnee Winegar


2nd Runner-Up Finals Contestant ($20 Gift Certificate provided by Matt James – Just Horsin’ Around)


  • Lori Guerrettaz


Finals Champion (Final Champion Buckle provided by IRBS, Equine Massage provided by Carol Clark, & $50 Gift Certificate provided by Matt James – Just Horsin’ Around)


  • Shellye Essenpreis


Year-End Champion

Bull Riding (Finals Year-End Champion Buckle provided by IRBS & $50 Gift Certificate provided by Double D Western Wear)


  • Jed Phillips


Jr Bull Riding (Finals Year-End Champion Buckle provided by IRBS & $50 Gift Certificate provided by Double D Western Wear)


  • Lane Haack


Barrel Racing (Finals Year-End Champion Buckle provided by IRBS, Finals Year-End Champion Saddle provided by CNR Homes, $50 Gift Certificate provided by Matt James – Just Horsin’ Around, & $50 Gift Certificate provided by Double D Western Wear)

  • Shellye Essenpreis

SPONSORS FOR IRBS FINALS