The Contenders

The Best of the Best! The qualified finalist for the 2018 Good Hands Finals will be posted monthly from May to October as the show season progresses. This group of elite young equestrians from across the country have qualified to compete in The 2018 Good Hands Junior Exhibitor Finals.  If you are a qualified Adult Finals Competitor, please get in touch with us via email at so we can start a list of Adult Contenders as well!


2018 Good Hands Junior Exhibitor Contenders (so far…)

Michael Arquilla

Ellie Grosspietsch

Finn Cooper

Isabelle Fischer

Julia Hoffman

Tatum Luevano

Lexie Belgrad

Halle Ricci

Avery Ochester

Gabriella Snyder

Karlyn Connolly

Lillian Johnson

Taylor Phillips

Samantha Swiger

Isabella Privitera

Sydney Robbins

Morgan Peer

Emma Tuleu

MacKenzie Todd

Ella White

Ella Hampton

Mya Lear

Lauren Beck

Haley Berget

Matthew Worzalla

Nicole Leone

Bella Jette

Ainsley Budzinski

Gabriella Costantini

Scott Bruggeworth

Dawson Archibald

Graceanne Hoback

Maisie Benfield

Caroline Josephon

Emily Dollison

Savannah Adams

Victoria Coryn

Randi Adams

Hanna Agathan

Samantha Goelz

Joan Benjamin

Charlotte Towery

Alayna Applegate

Jordan Isgrigg

Payton Duerr

Alyssa Carotenuto

Jessica Hyman

Paige Galetti

Emma Peterson

Congratulations to all 2017 competitors for their incredible performance. Below are the results for the Junior Exhibitor and Adult 2017 Good Hands Finals.

Final Results for the 2017 Junior Exhibitor Good Hands Finals:

1. Victoria Walz

2. Faith Robbins

3. Molly Codeanne

4. Nicole Rodriguez

5. Malika Keglowitsch

6. Ellie Grosspietsch

7. Alayna Applegate

8. Lora Becker

9. Lauren Arquilla

10. Haley Berget


Final Results for the 2017 Adult Good Hands Finals:

1. Raegan Upton

2. Nadine Van Zomeren

3. Courtney McGinnis

4. Sarah Wenzel

5. Frannie Gefke

6. Caroline Skinner

7. Jackie Erdmann Lopez

8. Sara Szychlinski