Lots of dancing to celebrate all the accomplishments achieved at this year's World Show!

2018 Miss Buckskin World  Contestants........

2018 Miss Buckskin World Contest:

Miss Kenzie Goddard, 18, is representing the Ohio State BA and lives in Newark, OH. She has been an IBHA member for 3 years and shows MOS HOT JEZZA BELLE. Kenzie currently attends Ohio State University where Nursing is her favorite subject. When not in school or working she volunteers for a therapeutic riding program and enjoys spending time with her family. Helping IBHA expand and create a younger generation to carry on the legacy of the Association is an important obligation for Kenzie.


Miss Torie Opelt shows ZIPS CHOCOLATEY CHIP with the Wisconsin BHA which she represents. At 18, she attends U W Wood County College and works for Kourtland House Adult Family Home. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors and skiing and fishing. She has been a member of IBHA for 4 years and would like to attend other associations World Shows to promote IBHA. 



Miss Alexis Quill lives in San Pierre, Indiana and is representing the Heartland BHA. The 17 year old attends North Judson High School where US History is her favorite subject. She has been an IBHA member for 4 years and shows SHININ LIL DUNIT. Alexis works at Emerald Messages and if chosen as Miss Buckskin World would like to help IBHA gain more recognition. 



Miss Alexis Robinson is 17 and has been an IBHA member 15 of those years! She currently attends Franklin Central High School and will be going to Texas A & M after she graduates. Alexis lives in Indianapolis and shows DUN SO GOOD and is representing the Illinois State BA. She enjoys 4H and judging, working out and running. She aspires to be a positive role model and represent IBHA everywhere she goes. .

Thank You to the sponsors of the 2018 Miss Buckskin World Queen Contest:​ 

Dr Laurie Kristoff                  Gist Silversmiths

C Bar C Expo Center              Silver Bells Flowers

Putnam County                      Irene Zimmermann

The Vsetecka Family              Kate Memmen

​Euitara                                  Denise Kurtz

1. Miss Horsemanship - Alexis Robinson  2. Miss Congeniality - Kenzie Goddard 3. Queen Contestants with sponsors

Left: YSF Scholarship auction emcee Pat Osenga.  Right: Pat presenting 2017 MBW Kate Memmen her lifetime membership. Below: IBHA members anxiously awaiting the results

​1. OSBA - Kenzie Goddard with dad Scott Goddard 2. WBHA - Torie Opelt with Nicholas Hasle 3. ISBA - Alexis Robinson with dad Rob Robinson 4. Alexis Quill with grandfather Herb Quill

1. 1st Runner Up - Torie Opelt​  2. 2018 Miss Bucksin World - Alexis Robinson 3. Queens with sponsors: Judi Handel, Denise Kurtz, Carl Harlan, Laurie Kristoff and Rick Kurzeja

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