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Dallas Schmidt

Spur of the moment: N.D. cowboy fends off muggers with a kick

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COOPERSTOWN, N.D. -- Dallas Schmidt got quite a kick out of earning his first Top Ten finish in National Reining Horse Association competition at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress earlier this month in Columbus, Ohio.


While that was a career-long goal, it doesn't quite compare with the kick he delivered to a would-be thief during a failed robbery attempt near the hotel where he and his family were staying.

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