WWU Riders Earn Championships at Irish Fox Winter Series III
|4/12/2013||Mary Ann Beahon|
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Major results were:
MJ Lhotan riding KilKenny Kool: 2nd and 6th in Open Hunter over fences; 1st, 1st, 5th and 3rd in Limit Rider Hunter Division classes, earning the Championship Ashley Larkins riding Lady Jane: three 3rd placings and two 1st placings to earn the Championship in the Beginner Rider Hunter Division Victoria Berlin riding Oksana: 5th, 3rd in Open Hunter classes and swept the Performance Hunter division with three 1st placings, earning the Championship Angela Villavicencio and Remington: 6th place in Open Hunter division and two 2nd placings and a 3rd in Performance Hunters, earning the Reserve Championship. Angela and Remington also competed in the Adult Hunter division, earning a 2nd and a 3rd. Angela also won the MHSA Medallion in a class that is judged on the rider’s ability to successfully ride several tests of horsemanship.
Other results were:
Katie Hodges riding Willoux: 2nd and 3rd in Child/Adult Jumper:. in Meter 1-1.10: 1st and 1st Caydie Bennet riding Gipeau Des Estisses: 1st , Adult Equitation on the Flat; 3rd, MHSA Medallion; 2nd and 2nd, Meter 1.10 Jumpers Brooke Stromsdorfer riding Shadowfax: 3rd and 6th in Child/Adult Jumper Addie Carion riding Spyglass Hills Mojo: 5th in Child/Adult Jumper Sarah Keylon riding Rowenda’s Irish Mist: 1st and 3rd in Intro Rider Jumper Ashley Barnes riding Astound: 5th and 2nd in Intro Rider Jumper Elissa Grossman and Jake the Rockstar: a 3rd in Intro Rider Jumper Anna Miller riding Weston: 6th and 4th place in Open Hunter classes and 2nd and 2 3rd places in Performance Hunters Katie Johnson riding Astound: two 2nd placings and a 6th in Limit Rider Hunter Division Kathleen McDaniel riding Merlin: 2nd, 4th and 6th in Limit Rider Hunter classes Kayla Lancashire and Prairie Silver: 5th placing in Limit Rider Hunter Under Saddle Ellen Morris and What the Doctor Ordered: 4th place in Limit Rider Hunter Under Saddle.
Also, Colleen Harper-Hertzog, a WWU alumna, riding Voila!, took 4th in Child/Adult Jumper and 5th in the MHSA Medallion class.
MJ Lhotan rides KilKenny Kool to a championship in Limit Rider Hunter Division classes.
Katie Hodges and Caydie Bennet show off their blue ribbons.
Anna Miller rides Weston in hunter classes.