Cosequin® USGPL Invitational Finals Will Showcase the Country's Top Hunters and Show Jumpers September 26-30

CULPEPER, VA (September 19, 2001)-The Cosequin United States Grand Prix League Invitational Finals will be held September 26-30 at Commonwealth Park in Culpeper, Virginia. The top 30 qualified horse/rider combinations in four categories have been invited to compete with no entry fees. The invited riders qualified for the Invitational Finals and awards by competing in qualifying classes offered at more than 40 Cosequin® USGPL member horse shows nationwide during this year's League season. Jumper horse/rider combinations and hunter horse/owners register with the League at no charge to compete in the qualifiers. For the Finals, the top 30 Jumpers in each category are determined based on money won at member events. The top 30 Pre-Green Hunters qualify based on points won at member events.
 
The Cosequin USGPL Invitational Finals classes are: 
$100,000 Cosequin® Grand Prix 
$25,000 Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper High Classic 
$15,000 Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Low Classic 
$25,000 Pre-Green Hunter Invitational sponsored by Stillwell-Hansen, Inc. and Four Winds Farm 
 
The following riders have been invited to compete in the Cosequin USGPL Invitational Finals: 
 
GRAND PRIX 
Place Winnings Horse Rider 
1 $96,366.66 Robinson Richard Spooner 
2 68,583.33 Southshore Richard Spooner 
3 59,230.76 What Nu Todd Minikus <
4 55,500.00 Maloubet Hap Hansen 
5 55,000.00 Hidden Creek's Laurel Margie Goldstein-Engle 
6 51,000.00 Oh Star Todd Minikus 
7 45,700.00 Cable Ian Silitch 
8 44,900.00 Fleur Ray Texel 
9 41,230.76 Hidden Creek's Perin Margie Goldstein-Engle 
10 40,875.00 Bradford Richard Spooner 
11 37,333.33 Grace Tracy Fenney 
12 36,500.00 Fine Line Jonathon Millar 
13 36,230.76 Millcreek's Raphael Eric Lamaze 
14 35,500.00 S&L Ultra Tracy Fenney 
15 35,066.66 Eezy Duncan McFarlane 
16 35,000.00 Rio McLain Ward 
17 34,500.00 Windy City Lauren Hough 
18 31,500.00 Ivar Ian Millar 
19 30,500.00 Brave Ally Ian Silitch 
20 30,000.00 Catch 22 Ainsley Vince 
30,000.00 Manhattan Amy Millar 
30,000.00 Nick Of Diamonds Leslie Howard 
21 29,000.00 Conejo Karen Cudmore 
22 28,850.00 Sam Malone Dick Carvin 
23 28,250.00 Hidden Creeks Jones Margie Goldstein-Engle 
24 24,000.00 Loreto Javier Fernandez 
24,000.00 Riviera Jeffrey Welles 
25 23800.00 Argus Tracy Bartko 
26 22,625.00 Clasiko Lauren Hough 
27 22,000.00 Mill Creek Roseanne Amy Millar 
22,000.00 Rhythmical Nona Garson 
28 21,500.00 Elan Coriana Aaron Vale 
29 21,000.00 Kick The Clouds Mary Nicholson-Leffler 
30 20,850.00 El Campeons Jo Jo Nicki Shahinian Simpson 
20,850.00 Springtime Paul Rohrbach 
 
JUNIOR/AMATEUR OWNER JUMPER HIGH 
Place Winnings Horse Rider 
1 $13,350.00 Diejasper Evan Coluccio 
2 10,150.00 Heart Of The Night Dana Waters 
3 10,000.00 Nighty Andrew Ramsay 
4 9,650.00 Carnival Bouncer Jessica Beavers 
5 8,175.00 Zucker Andrew Ramsay 
6 7,500.00 Laudatius Molly Warmington 
7 6,700.00 Glenn 93 Yuko Itakura 
8 6,075.00 Ever After Stacie B Ryan 
9 5,700.00 Just Dreamin Paige Johnson 
10 5,150.00 Market Maker Carole Daly 
11 5,000.00 Airmail Andrea Strain 
5,000.00 Jewels Idaim Jonathan Phillips 
12 4,900.00 Blackmail Dana Levin 
13 4,725.00 Catch The Wind Kristen Mulhall 
14 4,700.00 Solitude Andrew Ramsay 
15 4,550.00 Mable Michelle Pia 
16 4,500.00 Killcullen Diamond Kiera Steele 
17 4,175.00 Elan Soclair Stella Manship 
18 4,000.00 Dominique Paige Johnson 
4,000.00 Tyler Summer Gay 
19 3,700.00 Boss And Company Stacey Cascio 
3,700.00 Lojana Danielle Torano 
20 3,650.00 Ukase Du Marais Travis Lubow 
21 3,625.00 Froccs Kandi McCoy 
22 3,600.00 Reddy Teddy Paige Johnson 
23 3,575.00 Amiral Alexa Weeks 
24 3,525.00 Emilion 1816 Amy Shafmaster 
25 3,500.00 Katmandu Amanda Starbuck 
3,500.00 Lapaloupe Ashlee Bond 
26 3,400.00 Interpol Karen Murphy 
27 3,300.00 Twiggy Doug Schreiber 
28 3,200.00 Churchill Jarod Munzer 
3,200.00 October Hill's Ravina Erin Davis 
29 3,100.00 Gustel Eliza Shuford 
30 3,000.00 Action Georgina Bloomberg 
3,000.00 Brown Boy Scott C. Lico 
3,000.00 Cobra De Garre Caroline Lloyd 
3,000.00 Fleurance Christine Tribble 
3,000.00 Gangster Daran Cohn 
3,000.00 Loristaan Marybeth Mcgee 
3,000.00 Mr Pacific Molly Warmington 
3,000.00 Norma Jean Courtney Anne McKay 
3,000.00 Notorious Amanda Carone 
3,000.00 Rios Ricarda Lara Gay 
 
JUNIOR/AMATEUR OWNER JUMPER LOW 
Place Winnings Horse Rider 
1 $6,075.00 Cash City Courtney Norris 
2 3,775.00 Edge E Burrell Davidson 
3 3,500.00 Zyko Andrew Ross 
4 3,450.00 Malacca Tedra Bates 
5 3,055.00 Wild Rose Mike Marquardt 
6 3,000.00 Contender Kristen Mulhall 
3,000.00 Dutch Royal Courtney Anne McKay 
7 2,950.00 Genesis L Stella Manship 
8 2,725.00 Isabelle Ashley Latsha 
9 2,600.00 Houston Darby Toben 
10 2,250.00 Summer Salute Barbara Rochford 
11 2,125.00 Eloa Claudia De Dominicis 
12 2,000.00 Kassis Lauren To 
2,000.00 Marco Mike Kennedy 
13 1,950.00 Aitschy Diane Tate 
14 1,850.00 Darco's Voyage Lily Katcoff 
15 1,800.00 Kimble Kathryn Burdett 
16 1,750.00 Kaptain Hook Kiera Steele 
17 1,600.00 French Twist Holly Morris 
1,600.00 Out Of Sight Brandy Holzman 
18 1,525.00 Feizal Amy Shafmaster 
1,525.00 Heroic Hillary Schlusemeyer 
19 1,500.00 Blackmail Dana Levin 
1,500.00 Bristol Abby Carpenter 
1,500.00 Capricorn Daryl Portela 
1,500.00 Caruso Beate Kuska-Shart 
1,500.00 Don Julio Rachael Rochlin 
1,500.00 Guilt Evan Coluccio 
1,500.00 Lambrusco Cindy McGrath 
1,500.00 Lucerne Nicole Gunther 
1,500.00 Miss Molly Cyndi Margolis 
1,500.00 Miss Molly Nori Lucas Burby 
20 1,400.00 Baccarat Jennifer Miller 
1,400.00 Ragtella Emily Wood 
21 1,375.00 Cheers Claire Khuen 
22 1,350.00 Escada 14 Ali Infante-Levy 
23 1,275.00 Sideshow Haley Sturgis 
24 1,250.00 Rusty Waters Doug Schreiber 
1,250.00 Saint Ides Christine Fiore 
25 1,200.00 Bungee Felicia Stephanos 
26 1,175.00 Livianus Diane Tate 
27 1,125.00 Ww Caliban Cindy McGrath 
28 1,100.00 Maxwell Matthew Perlman 
1,100.00 Merifields Touche Stewart Humiston 
1,100.00 Ultimate Jennifer Hoctor 
1,100.00 Wahoo Andrea Villareal 
29 1,070.00 Jolien Rebecca Astrom 
30 1,000.00 Carneige Kathleen Mastagni 
1,000.00 Carrera Michael Mastagni 
1,000.00 Caruso Leigh York 
1,000.00 Geole Du Bosqueau Vanessa Kiranoff 
1,000.00 Johnson Tedra Bates 
1,000.00 Mandela Derek Braun 
1,000.00 October Hills Carrera Erin Davis 
1,000.00 Stretch Limo Jill Palmer 
 
PRE-GREEN HUNTERS 
Place Pts Horse Owner 
1 180.00 Aquavit Ian Michaels 
2 146.00 Forever Scarlet Stephanie Fulton 
3 115.00 Diva Elizabeth Gabler 
4 114.00 Bounty Arrow Course Inc 
5 109.50 Time And Again Cathy Mendez 
6 104.50 Easier Said Carol Stillwell 
7 90.50 Konkordia Gray Wolf Farm 
8 84.50 Southern Devotion Jodi Rogalla 
9 83.50 Sno White Quiet Hill Farm 
10 72.00 Aragorn Ed Lane 
72.00 Noah Betty Beran 
11 65.50 Feather In My Cap Mrs Clayton Stone 
12 56.00 S&L Promenade S & L Farms 
13 55.50 No Limits Ellen Spaldin 
14 54.50 Day Trader Abby Vietor 
15 53.50 Alias Grace Elizabeth Kilgallon 
53.50 Romance Christine Mangano 
16 52.00 Copacetic Barbara Swavely 
52.00 Forte Janie Holsberry 
52.00 India Gena Ryan 
17 50.00 Marvin Gary Blue Peterson 
50.00 Mendocino Peggy Carlson 
18 47.00 Tanka Two Evelyn Cowles 
47.00 Vegas Helen Lenehan 
19 46.00 Sincerely Golding / Shevella 
20 44.50 Balladeer Mary Jane King 
21 42.00 Cloud Nine Valinda Moore 
42.00 Coming Attraction Tony Font 
22 41.50 Eminem Leslie Steele 
23 41.00 Pearl Suzanne Loheac 
24 40.00 In Diguise Ellen Too 
25 39.00 Arguello Farm Arguella 
39.00 Do Tell Diana Hobby 
39.00 Rivoli Alex Dillard 
26 38.50 Red Rover Michelle Miller Kerbs 
38.50 Upon Request Suekay Kim 
27 38.00 All About Me Caree Farm 
28 36.50 Suleiman Riversdie Stables Inc 
29 36.00 Another Country Ann Wilson 
30 35.00 Misty Avalon Deborah Howard 
 
Horse Shows In The Sun (HITS) reintroduced the United States Grand Prix League with Cosequin® as the title sponsor in 1998 and held the first Cosequin USGPL Invitational Finals at Commonwealth Park, in Culpeper, Virginia. For more information, contact League Representative Eileen Edwards, Phone: 845-246-8833, Fax: 845-246-6371, jagytexny@cs.com 
 
HITS Commonwealth Park is located on Rte. 522, 3.5 miles south of the junction with Rte. 3 in Culpeper, Virginia. During HITS Culpeper horse shows, telephone 540-825-7469 for more information. 
 
MEDIA CONTACT: Mary Hilton, HITS Media & Public Relations Director, 319 Main Street, Saugerties, NY 12477, Phone: 845-246-8833, Fax: 845-246-6371. E-Mail: hiltonhits@cs.com.



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