Seven locals in dog trials final
THE final day of qualifying yesterday produced another five finalists for this morrning's Tux Spring Show sheep dog trial championship and they were all visitors.
Leo Jecentho from the Waikato and Zig set a new top mark points-wise yesterday across the three days of qualifying of 99 out of 100.
Peter Williams from Hawke's Bay and Star were next on 98.5, the second top score so far, followed by Paul Evans and Ritchie on 97.7, Dave Shaw and Trump on 97, and Katrina Crowe with Brave from Waikato on 96.75.
Seven of the 15 finalists were from this district.