Mr. Smith Goes To Pomeroy!
6/10/2007 8:56:34 AM
Yes, the 2007 AKC Ohio State Champion is 2005 AKC World Champion “Buck Creek Mr. Smith”, a three year old Treeing Walker Male owned by Larry Weaver of Frazeysburg, OH and handled by Don Dunlap. Mr. Smith won his early round Saturday night with 300+ earning a berth in the final four. He then defeated some nice hounds in the final round, finishing with 225+. Along with the 2007 AKC Ohio State Champion title, Mr. Smith earned the following:
• One of a kind 2007 AKC Ohio State Championship trophy from Imperial Trophy
• Specially embroidered 20v Belt light from Mike & Judy Kelley of K-Light
• Black Gold State Championship Jacket
• $66.50 cash
• 2007 AKC World Championship Qualification
• One win toward his next AKC Coonhound Title
• One win toward the AKC State and Breed Races to qualify for the “Remington Hunt for the Truck”
Photo caption #1 (L-R): Dylan Dunlap and Don Dunlap with 2007 AKC Ohio State Champion-2005 AKC World Champion Buck Creek Mr. Smith.
Photo caption #2: The final four preparing to head to the timber for a one hour hunt off (L-R): Judges Troy Ward and Aaron Gillian, Duane McVey with Noc Noc Lock, Garry Bowman with Bad Company, Don Dunlap with Mr. Smith and Shawn Fitzgerald with Joker.
See additional winners and photos from the 2007 Ohio State Championship on the general message forum.