2017 National Open Championship
Championship Winners. Front (l-r): Judges Gary Winall and Ellen Clements, Jillian Stuhr and Garry Malzone with Champion Indian Creek Bocephus, Bobby Phillips with Runner Up Bob’s Elhew Holly, Pete LaBella, and US Complete President Ashby Morgan
2017 National Amateur Championship
The Winners. From front left: Judge Jeff Smith, Robert Ecker, Mike Spotts handler of Champion Miss Pennstar, Pedja Kazic with Runner Up Islander, and judge Skip Brown
“Hard Tellin” owned and handled by Mr. Dave O’Brien has been named Champion of the U.S. Complete Shooting Dog Association’s Amateur Invitational Championship. “Rutter’s Dusty Socks”, owned and handled by Mr. Phil Rutter is Runner Up Champion.
Mid Atlantic Regional Championship
The Winners. From left: John Campoli (judge), Champion Attitude’s True Grit with Robert Ecker, Rod Clagg (judge), Chris Catanzarite, and Runner Up Hifive’s Passin Time with Garry Malzone and Jillian Stuhr
Northeast Regional Championship
The Winners. From left: Judge Rich Giuliano, Winning handler Robert Ecker, Mike Spotts with Champion Islander, Richard Warters, and judge Jim Curtin. Runner Up Champion Daddy’s Little Boy Butch, his handler John Stolgits, and his owner Paul Scott were not available for the photo.
Great Lakes Regional Championship
Championship Winners. From left: Bryan Wood, Judge Neal Minard, John Bodo with Pepper Jack Wood, Judge Boyd Sutfin, Garry Malzone and Jillian Stuhr with Hifive’s Passin Time, Ron Levitan
Southeast Regional Championship
Championship Winners. From left: Robert Ecker with Runner Up Champion Islander, Garry Malzone with Champion Megan’s Blackjack