Iowa State Fair

Horseshoes 8.17.22

August 19, 2022

Participants from around Iowa competed in the Open Singles and the Seniors’ Iowa State Fair Championship division of the Horseshoe Pitching Tournament held Wednesday, August 17, 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. John Peterson, Oskaloosa
  2. Ralph Davis, Ankeny
  3. Tom Cranston, Keswick
  4. John Anderson, Des Moines

Class B

  1. Chris Hughlett, New York, NY
  2. Brandon DeBord, Adel
  3. Caleb Cook, Des Moines
  4. Rick Cook, Des Moines

Class C

  1. Cooper Wiese, Roland
  2. Jeanie Clark, Altoona
  3. Brooklyn Wiese, Story City
  4. Jayden Cook, Iowa Falls



  1. Skip Hills, Altoona
  2. Jerry Hartwick, Ankeny
  3. Richard Cranston, Keswick
  4. Deb Davis, Ankeny

Class A

  1. Steve Hatch, Knoxville
  2. Ralph Davis, Ankeny
  3. Russell Wiese, Roland
  4. Pam Slippy, Ankeny