Results provided by Field Trial Secretary, Don Kraly.
Swatara opened with 15 Males under Judges Dave Kerr and Randy McClellan and 23 Females under Judges Ken Backus and Jessie Foster. We thank them for their time and evaluations.
\Weather was good, it didn't rain at Swatara. Actually the grounds were drier this year than in many of the past years, even though we had plenty of rain in this part of PA. The grounds were in good shape. Rabbits were more than adequate with limited brush beaters.
We thank Purina for feeding the trial and Mike Luchetta is here representing them.
We thank Bob Hartman for doing the kitchen for breakfast and lunch.
We miss Jerry Nessinger not being with us. His wife Sue came Thursday with desserts and the both of them are in our thoughts and prayers. We were sorry to hear about Sonny Price having an aneurysm and wish him a full and speedy
We thank our marshals, brush beaters, path watchers and cart drivers for getting the hounds to the field.
The Male 2nd Series was as follows:
2nd Brace-Steeler Town Spartacus and
3rd Brace-Old Friends Dunk and R and R McGuyver
4th Brace-Close Call Country Boy III and Sourland Mt Tee Party
The Female 2nd Series was as follows:
1st Brace-Awesome Run Makita and Sunshine Chelo
2nd Brace-Halley's Jessica and Red Oaks Bella
3rd Brace-Kop Hollow Harvest Moon and Sunshine Alena
|Entries:||15||Judges:||Dave Kerr and Randy McClellan||Starters:||N/A|
|1st||Del-Hart Coffee House||Del-Hart Buffet||Valley Mill Checkmate||Bob Hartman and Ron Platt||N/A||Mark Speicher|
|2nd||Steeler Town Swagger||J-Line Jesse||Steeler Town Smooch||N.Happel/A.Williams/M.Parker||N/A||Niki Happel|
|3rd||Steeler Town Spartacus||Cotton Hill Big Ben||Steeler Town Cobalt||N.Happel/A.Williams/M.Parker||N/A||Marty Parker|
|4th||Close Call Chaplin||Surefoot Samuel||Sunshine Chastity||O.C. Greenwood||N/A||Owner|
|5th||Old Friends Dunk||Old Friends Mr Tee||Highland Little Jeannie||Robert Hinkle & Joe Arditi||N/A||Bob and Lynette Coil|
|Entries:||23||Judges:||Ken Backus & Jessie Foster||Starters:||N/A|
|1st||Halley's Jessica||Little Ease Hawk||Tag-A-Long Jessica||James Halley||N/A||Owner|
|2nd||Red Oaks Bella||Tilley's Double Diamond||G.F.'s Stopwatch||Ken&Bonnie Dworek&Jim Burak||N/A||Fred&Karen Eurick|
|3rd||Kop Hollow Harvest Moon||N/A||N/A||Dave Docchio||N/A||Rob Stewart|
|4th||Sunshine Alena||Carolina Mr Dillon||Sunshine Adriane||Herb Welch||N/A||Rob Stewart|
|5th||Awesome Run Makita||Timber Grove Diesel||Tag-A-Long Jolene||Doug LeSight||N/A||Owner|