by Paul Huggins, Staff Writer, The Decatur Daily
PRICEVILLE — It’s Me Again trained by Rick Parish won the Racking Horse World Grand Championship early Sunday morning.
The championship competition started shortly after midnight at Celebration Arena in Priceville.
The 7-year-old stallion owned by Arvolle Brown of Corinth, Miss., beat out a field of three other horses.
It’s Me Again had won the Spring Celebration in April.
Shadow’s Rebel Yell trained by Jamie Lawrence for S.A. Barber of Arab was the reserve grand champion. She’s A Treasure trained by Mark Taylor for Herman Nunley Jr. of Iuka, Miss., finished third.
The naming of the world grand champion ended the eight-day show and the 2009 racking horse show season.
This year’s show featured more than 1,300 entries, which was an increase for the second straight year.