COWBOYS

Tom Moorhouse, Ranch Manager

Tom was born and raised on the Moorhouse ranch.  He has operated ranches across the state of Texas under the Moorhouse brand for 40 years.  Tom received a bachelor’s degree from Sul Ross University and served in the National Guard from 1971 to 1978.  He is currently a director of the Ranch Horse Association of America and Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association.  He was a nine-year member of both the King County Tax Appraisal District and the King County School Board.  Tom is a three-time winner of  the “Top Hand” award and a four-time winner of the “Top Horse” award.  He was introduced into the “Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame” in 2003 and received the “Foy Proctor Cowman Award” in 2000.  Tom takes great pride in being a part of the Tongue River Ranch, its premier Quarter Horses and cattle operations, its heritage and its families.

 

 

 

 

 

Tyler Weatherford, Scott Camp Cowboy

Tyler was born in Amarillo, Texas, and spent most of his childhood in the North western Panhandle town of Channing, Texas. It was there that he began learning the value of hard work and the importance of family.  He moved his family from the Long X Ranch to Tongue River Ranch in 2010 and they are looking forward to what’s to come. He and his wife, Tabitha, have two boys, Weston and Hagen. Tyler enjoys working with leather in his spare time. He likes to build chaps, headstalls and one day would like to build saddles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quentin Gass, Headquarters Cowboy

Quentin was born in Gail, Texas, and grew up on a ranch in Guthrie, Texas. He has cowboy’d for many ranches such as Spade Ranch, 6666 Ranch, Pitchfork Ranch, Thompson Ranch and Muleshoe Ranch just to name a few. Quentin won the WRCA Hard Luck Award in 2010, after breaking his leg during the wild cow milking competition. Quentin has also brought home countless bronc riding awards. He and his wife Roni came to TRR in March of 2011.  They have a beautiful daughter, Jaedon and two little cowboys Ryder and Bronc, and are expecting another little boy this June. Quentin enjoys working with cutting horses and likes to do a little pig chasing in his spare time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gage Moorhouse,  Cowboy

Gage Moorhouse was raised on the Moorhouse Ranch in Benjamin, Texas. Gage attends Texas Tech University, and is majoring in Agriculture Economics. Son of ranch manager, Tom Moorhouse, Gage has grown up in the ranching industry. He works at the ranch during the summer vacation and on weekends. Gage is also a member of the Tongue River Ranch rodeo team and often-times rides the bronc where he has had great success winning several bronc ridings. Gage enjoys ranch rodeos, hunting and fishing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shaun Strickland, New Mexico Cowboy

Bio coming soon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quentin Marburger, North Camp Cowboy

Quentin grew up on his family cow/calf ranch, Windmill Ranch Cattle Service, in Central Texas. After graduating from Lewisville Christian Academy in 1999 he worked for the Quien Sabe Ranch for a couple of years and spent three years at the JA Ranch. Quentin returned to his family’s outfit for four years before coming to Tongue River Ranch in the Spring of 2012. Quentin is married to Angella and they have three precious girls; Grace, Paisley and Bentley. He enjoys playing the guitar and spending all the time he can with his family. Quentin says that he is truly blessed. He thanks God that he has such a wonderful wife who is truly a gift and that he gets to do what he loves every day.