Jessicah Keller and Snips Shining Gun Lead NRHA CINCH Non Pro Futurity Preliminaries

Competition for the National Reining Horse Association CINCH Non Pro Futurity began Sunday, Dec. 1, with the first section of the first go. At the end of the day Jessicah Keller, of Texas, sits atop the leaderboard.

Keller is riding Snips Shining Gun, a 3-year-old mare by Colonels Shining Gun out of Snip O Gun. The pair marked a 218, which not only tops the Level 4 Non Pro, but also the Level 3 and Level 2. Snips Shining Gun is owned by Hilldale Farm.

Currently leading the Level 1 Non Pro is Janine Ketterer and her horse KR Smart Gal with a 216.5. KR Smart Gal is by Smart Spook and out of A Ruf Gal.

Topping the Prime Time Non Pro is Jim Morgan, DVM, and his mare Guns R For Girls with a 215.5. Guns R For Girls is by Guns R For Shootin and out of Dun Its Deja Vu.

In the Youth Non Pro, also with a 215.5, is Taylor Zimmerman and Its All About Ruf lead the first go. The stallion, owned by Vaughn Zimmerman, is by Not Ruf At All and out of Dun Pretty Nifty.

CINCH Non Pro Futurity competition continues Monday following the first section of the Open Futurity Semi-Finals. Complete results for the NRHA Futurity and Adequan® North American Affiliate Championships can be found at

Watch Jessicah’s first round run here!