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Stonecroft Trilogy was crowned the 2009 Morgan Park Saddle World Champion for trainer Jenny Taylor and owner/breeder John Scheidt.

El Toro and Stephanie Connor capped the Saturday afternoon session as the Amateur Park Harness World Champions directed by Tim and Ryan Arcuri.

Bada Bing earned the Open English Pleasure World Championship for the third time to the delight of Phil and Peggy Alderman.

HVK Ancient Cry celebrated her show ring finale with her sixth Ladies Park Harness World Championship presented by Helen Crawford under the direction of Robert Hughes.

Rachel Menard earned the AMHA Saddle Seat Gold Medal Finals Championship with BJL Ransom under the direction of Nikki Rae Woodworth.

Stonecroft Trilogy and Jenny Taylor capped the Tuesday night session with the unanimous Park Saddle Stallions victory for John Scheidt and Stonecroft Farm.

Diana Swanson, Frances Pugh and Holly Johnson celebrated a "Tiggerific" victory in the Park Harness Stallions by JW That Special Flaire and Ken Swanson.

Dragonsmeade Icon and Iann Fu Longenecker topped the Amateur Park Saddle Stallions to the delight of her proud family as well as trainer Tim Roesink.

Mastroianni captured the World Champion Stallion honors for the second year in a row with Robert Hughes, Debi Jeppesen and Mark Bodnar teaming up for the winning presentation.

Lynn Peeples led Cherrydale Casseopia to the World Champion Mare honors for the second year in a row for Cherrydale Manor.

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