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Warm Western Welcome!

Western States Cutting Horse Association (WSCHA) was incorporated in the state of Colorado in August of 1950 with the purpose to interest horsemen in the breeding and training of their horses for the sport of cutting. And that is still our purpose today. Please join us at one of our events soon.

Our 2015 show schedule got off to a great start in Castle Rock on February 14-15. It was great to see everyone. Catch up on what has been going on in our friends lives, and exchange smiles. Everyone looks soooo good.

We ended up with 109 on Saturday and 80 entries on Sunday. The threat of snow sent some home early and it was good to hear our friends had safe travels.

2015 WSCHA Class Standings
Beginning in 2015: To be eligible for year-end awards you must be a WSCHA member. You must attend 50% of all WSCHA produced and approved class/ shows. (October 4-5, 2014 at Loveland & October 25-26 at Garden City are included in the 2015 standings)

The western States Stallion auction has come to a close. Checkout the stallions and winning bids on our website westernstatescha.com. The get of the nominated stallions will be eligible for additional stakes money in the 4 Yr. old class at the fall LAE held October 5-8 in Loveland Colorado. However you can still purchase a breeding until May1, so don't be left out.

Health issues:
Thanks for all the prayers, Nikki’s mother is doing much better. Adrienne’s mother is making progress, but needs prayers too. Chuck Farmer is still having some joint replacement complications, but is on the mend.

Thank you Ron:
Thanks Ron for the donation of the electric eye. Six cutters, a blonde secretary and a couple dogs could not get it hooked up for our February show, but we got it now!! It will be up and running at Loveland.

Did you know??
Our very own Nicole is the NYCHA secretary. We are proud you have chosen to be active at the national level.
See you at our next show…


Non ProDerby reserve/ President Robin Hays & Robert Borick at our fall LAE held in Loveland Co October 6-9 Champ NP derby Robin Hays & Rick Croft
NP Classic champ Bill Lacy & Robin Hays What a great bunch of kids we had at the WSCHA show in Loveland October 4-5. On their own they decided to PINK out for October breast cancer awareness!! We are so proud of our kids


NCHA Western Nationals Wrap Up

The curtain has fallen on a very successful 2013 Western Nationals at the National Western in Denver and Western States Cutting Horse Association can and should be very PROUD of their role in the sponsorship, show management and competition. Many members had a great show and WSCHA was well represented in ALL the Finals. We had Champions - Pam Shaeffer, Non Pro - Reserve Champion- Kristin York, 15,000 - Nov/Non Pro - Reserve Champion - Gianna Pietrafeso, 2000 Limit Rider and multiple Top Ten Buckle Winners. Congratulations to All !!!!!!

Many thanks to Ron Pietrafeso who spearheaded bringing the event to Denver and the many fine members who supported the effort with time and financial support. It would NOT have happened without all of you. Robin Hayes led the organizing and Cheryl Callis and Sophie Feger helped with the operation of a very well received Ranch Rodeo which provided fun for participants and spectators alike. Overall, the Denver Western Nationals was a huge success !!!! Thanks again to all !!



An Evening of Dancing Horses at the National Western Stock Show, 2014
Enjoy the Pietrafeso family riding their cutting horses in a fun exhibition!



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