Taci Bettis Does It Best: The 2018 American Barrel Racing Champion | Barrel Racer News

Taci Bettis Does It Best: The 2018 American Barrel Racing Champion

 

Taci Bettis and her partner in crime, Bogie Is A Smash, topped the final field at the American to claim the coveted $100,000 prize for invitational winners. After a knife fight long go, Bettis, Kinsel, Flynn and Cullins would be the final four in the short round. Bettis and Bogie would come out on top with a 14.848 to claim the title of American Champion.

Bogie Is A Smash carried Bettis to her NFR qualification and rookie win the previous year, and now they are well on their way to starting 2018 out with a serious bang.

Congratualtions Taci, and all the competitors!

FINAL RESULTS

  1. 2018 CHAMPION Taci Bettis and Bogie Is A Smash, 14.848, $100,000
  2.  Hailey Kinsel & Sister, 14.982, $25,000
  3.  Ari-Anna Elise Flynn & Sunny Two Socks, 15.238
  4. Brandon Cullins Barrel Horses & VQ Sucker Punch, 14.941+5

 

RFD-TV’S THE AMERICAN PRESENTED BY DISH Long Round Results

1) Hailey Kinsel & Sister, 14.674
2) Brandon Cullins Barrel Horses & VQ Sucker Punch, 14.764
3) Ari-Anna Elise Flynn & Sunny Two Socks, 14.834
4) Taci Bettis & Bogie Is A Smash, 14.857
5) Kylie Weast & Hell On The Red, 14.878
6) Kathy Grimes & KG Justiceweexpected, 14.919
7) Craig N Elan Brooks & Grandiose Guy, 14.928
8) Kricket Gintner & Dial A Little Fame, 14.995
9) Ivy Conrado – Professional Barrel Racer & KN Fabs Gift Of Fame, 15.030
10) Lisa Lockhart & An Oakie With Cash, 15.038
11) Nellie Williams Miller & Rafter W Minnie Reba, 15.040
12) Kassie Mowry & Girls Dig Fame, 15.072
13) Stevi Hillman Professional Barrel Racer & MCM Imasharpguy, 15.074
14) Victoria Williams & Three Jets Olena, 15.296
15) Tillar Murray & Lil Gracie Dude 15.428
16) London Gorham & Frenchmans Assassin, 15.474
17) Amberleigh Moore & CP Dark Moon, 15.506
18) Tiany Schuster & Show Mance, 15.522
19) Carman Pozzobon & Ripn Lady, 14.851+5
20) Makaela Memmott & Cash Gato Boogie, 15.202+5