Matt Budge winning the Mercuria Open in Ohio

Matt Budge

Matt Budge and ARC Ruby Playgunia at Houston Livestock earlier this year, watch th go by clicking on the image.

The  $25,000 added in both the Mercuria/NCHA World Series of Cutting Open and Non-Pro was worth the long travel for both ARC Ruby Playgunia (Playgun x Ruby Bagonia x Peppy San Badger), piloted to a 227 by Matt Budge for Jackpot Ranch in Weatherford, Texas, winning the open final and for Lane Wood from Stephenville, Texas and Pepto Boom (Peptoboonsmal x Stylish Play Lena x Docs Stylish Oak)who won the Congress Mercuria Non-Pro finals with a 226.