Dixie Trace FTA Youth Handler of the Year Award

Congratulations to Brayden Renfroe for his win of the 2020 – 2021 Dixie Trace Youth Handler Award…and thereby the $1,000 scholarship! Unfortunately Brayden was not able to make it to the Dixie Trace Banquet. The Runner-Up winner, (and last year’s winner) Addison McDuffie was at the banquet with her family to accept the R-U award. Brayden and Addison have been at it for some time and we’re proud of them both. Watch out Field Trialers!!!

Dixie Trace FTA Youth Handler Award

Oct 6th, 2020 | Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the first annual Dixie Trace FTA’s Youth Handler Award. The Winner is Addison Mcduffie from Cecil, Alabama, the Runner-Up is Bennett McFay from Blakely, Georgia. In the middle is Joe Rentz, President of the organization. The Dixie Trace Field Trial Association represents 37 field trial clubs in the Southeastern United States. Several of the member clubs in Georgia and Alabama host youth field trials for which points are calculated for the […]

The Hartley Carter Foundation College Scholarship Awarded

Aug 10th, 2020 | Awards, Scholarships

Miss Emily Strickland of Minter, Alabama has been awarded the 2020 Hartley Carter Foundation College Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually to recipients of the Alabama Youth Handler of the Year Award after they graduate from high school and continue their education in college or trade school. Emily was the Alabama Youth Handler of the Year for the 2014-2015 season. She was 13 at the time. Emily will now be attending Mississippi State University this […]

2019-2020 Alabama Youth Handler of the Year

Jun 11th, 2020 | Awards

Congrats to Brayden Renfroe of Bullock County, Alabama for his win of the 2019-2020 Alabama Youth Handler of the Year! Alabama has a long history of hosting Youth Field Trials. Check out this article by field trailer Darron Hendley for complete details! Renfroe Claims Alabama Youth Handler Title