Equestrian Posts Strong Showings at Home

Equestrian Posts Strong Showings at Home

By: Lexi White, Sports Information Assistant

ROME, Ga. — The Berry College Equestrian Team kicked off their first show of the spring season at the Gunby Equine Center. The Hunt Seat team earned second place Saturday and the Western team won two shows on Sunday.

Both teams will be traveling to Alabama in two weeks. Western will show twice on Saturday, February 16th at Judson College and Hunt Seat will show once on Sunday, February 17th at the University of Alabama.

 

Hunt Seat

RESULTS:

Open Over Fences:

Erin McGlone- 2nd  

 

Open Flat:

Erin McGlone- 1st    

 

Intermediate Over Fences:

Elliette McElroy- 4th  

 

Intermediate Flat:

Elliette McElroy- 4th

Hillery Rolle- Reserve

 

Novice Over Fences:

Lizzy Madeiros- 2nd

Maggie Sanford- 2nd  

Emily Rapach- 2nd

 

Novice Flat:

Maggie Sanford- 2nd

 

Walk Trot Canter:

Andrea Hill- 3rd

 

Walk Trot:

Sarah Wood- 1st

 

Western

Results:

Show One:

 

Open Reining:

Sarah Cooper- 1st

 

Open Horsemanship:

Sarah Cooper- 3rd

 

Advanced Horsemanship:

Alex Sievenpiper- 3rd

 

Novice Horsemanship:

Mary Catherine Hix- 3rd

Hannah Atsma- 2nd

Kelly Knott- 4th

 

Intermediate Horsemanship:

Grace Bowers- 2nd

Jordyn Knudsen- 4th

Hillery Rolle- 2nd

 

Beginner Horsemanship:

Kasey Locke- 1st

 

Show Two:

Open Reining:

Sarah Cooper- 1st

 

Open Horsemanship:

Sarah Cooper- 5th

 

Advanced Horsemanship:

Kinsey Figliolini- 1st

Alex Sievenpiper- 3rd

Allie Robertson- 2nd

 

Novice Horsemanship:

Claire Taylor- 1st

Sophie McEntee - 2nd 

Mary Catherine Hix- 3rd

 

Intermediate Horsemanship:

Grace Bowers- 2nd

Jordyn Knudsen- 5th

Hillery Rolle- 2nd

 

Beginner Horsemanship:

Kasey Locke- 1st

 

BERRY STANDOUTS:

  • Sarah Cooper earned the title of Reserve High Point Rider for the first Western show
  • Elliette McElroy pointed out of Intermediate fences and into Open fences
  • Sarah Wood pointed out of Walk Trot and into Walk Trot Canter
  • Andrea Hill pointed out of Walk Trot Canter and into Novice

NOTABLES:

  • McElroy, Cooper, Wood, and Hill are now qualified for Regionals in March