Western Equestrian Hosts Day 1 of Semifinals

The University of Findlay hosted the first day of the IHSA western equestrian semifinals on Saturday, March 29. The top four placers in each event at the semifinals will then move onto the national championship on May 1-4 in Harrisburg, Pa.

Individual Open Western Horsemanship
1. Allison Board, University of Kentucky
2. Elizabeth Poczubut, Berry College
3. Kaitlin LeBlanc, University of Findlay
4. Courtney Komjathy, Morrisville State College

Individual Novice Western Horsemanship
1. Kristina Schneider, University of Findlay
2. Caitlin Johnson, Western Washington University
3. Ashley Hansen, Black Hawk College
4. Fallon Jackson, University of Kentucky

Individual Beginner Western Horsemanship
1. Jolie Fu, Mount Holyoke College
2. Emily Schaefer, University of Findlay
3. Gabi Schuler, Black Hawk College
4. Sarah Warner, University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Individual Advanced Western Horsemanship
1. Elizabeth Ellis, Berry College
2. MacKenna Patterson, University of Connecticut
3. Bailey Forester, Northeast Oklahoma A & M College
4. Michelle Holman, Tiffin University

Alumni Western Horsemanship
1. Megan Carter, University of Kentucky
2. Rebecca Folk, Lafayette College
3. Laura Karrer, Midway College
4. Lea Hoover, Oregon State University

Alumni Reining
1. Jennifer Taylor, Arcadia University
2. Lea Hoover, Midway College
3. Alexis Plavocos, Bucks County Community College
4. Megan Carter, University of Kentucky

Individual Intermediate Western Horsemanship
1. Ali Gokey, University of Findlay
2. Samantha Brown, Berry College
3. Jamie Mueller, Black Hawk College
4. Mary Straub, Black Hawk College

The event will conclude tomorrow.