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SIGEL -- Coyote Creek Stables has announced the winners of its recent ranch sorting show.

Draw class: first place, Tom Eich of Charleston and Tony Feldhake of Mason; and second, Rene Winkler of Walnut Hill and Darren Ishmael of Willow Hill.

Open class: first, Darren Ishmael and Brittany Ishmael of Willow Hill; and second, Vickie Buhrmester of Shelbyville and Richie Syfert of Shelbyville.

Pro-am class: first Rene Winkler and Vickie Buhrmester; second, Richie Syfert and Dylan Patch, of Shelbyville; third Tony Feldhake and Darren Ishmael; and fourth, Tony Feldhake and Brittany Ishmael.

Beginner class: first, Rene Winkler and Darren Ishmael; second, Brittany Ishmael and Darren Ishmael; and third, Alissa Smith of Xenia and Rene Winkler.

Cowgirl class: first, Vickie Buhrmester and Rene Winkler.

Youth class: first, Hailey Tolley of Walnut Hill; and second, Gwyn Ishmael of Willow Hill.

Coyote Creek's next ranch sorting show is scheduled for 2 p.m. Nov. 1.  Ranch sorting practices will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov 14 and Nov. 28. New riders are welcome, and spectators are welcome to watch the shows for free.

More information is available by calling the stables at 217-844-2161, or by visting or the Coyote Creek Tack & Stables page on Facebook.



Rob Stroud is a reporter for the JG-TC, covering the city of Mattoon, Lake Land College, Cumberland County and areas including Oakland, Casey and Martinsville.

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