Iowa State Fair

Horseshoes 8.13.22

August 15, 2022

Participants from around the country competed in the Open Singles division of the Horseshoe Pitching Tournament held Saturday, August 13, at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.

The Fair hosts both Championship and Open Class competitions every Fair day. Division winners are crowned daily. All Horseshoe Pitching competitions take place on the clay courts just east of Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall.


Class A

  1. Vern Kollasch, Iowa City
  2. Steve Hatch, Knoxville
  3. Tom Cranston, Keswick

Class B

  1. Brandon DeBord, Adel
  2. Russell Wiese, Roland
  3. Cory Graves, Fort Dodge
  4. Jerry Gering, Des Moines
  5. Bob Wiese, Roland

Class C

  1. Andrew Frana, Altoona
  2. Tyler Nine, Chariton
  3. Ricky Ellisworth, Fort Dodge
  4. Matt Whaley, Russell
  5. Kyle Narber, Chariton

Class D

  1. Henry Morning, Anamosa
  2. Aaron Varges, Cedar Rapids
  3. Craig O’Brien, Des Moines
  4. Micheal Hunst, Hansell

Class E

  1. Cooper Wiese, Roland
  2. Damian Lanczos, Roland
  3. Brooklyn Wiese, Story City