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Judson College Equestrians Announce Team Roster for 2017-2018

By Jordan Ross, Student Writer, The Triangle Editor. Marion, Ala.–The Judson College Equestrians are happy to announce the 2017-2018 Equestrian Team roster. Earlier this month members of both the Hunt Seat and Western teams were chosen for their outstanding character traits, abilities in riding, and overall horsemanship. Both teams have an equal mixture of seasoned […]

Extreme Mustang Makeover champion Taylor McIntosh offers clinics for Judson Equine Science program

During the spring 2017 semester, the Judson College Equine Science program enjoyed a new partnership with clinician and trainer Taylor McIntosh. “To have such a well-known and talented clinician as a resource for our program is invaluable, said Dr. Pamela Mitcham, Equine Science Department Head.  “Taylor’s teaching style really engages our students, and they have […]

Lane advances to IHSA Zone Championships

Junior Sara Jean Lane will represent Judson College this weekend at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone Championships in Ocala, Florida. Lane will  compete in Class 1, Walk-Trot Hunter Seat Equitation on April 1. “The Judson College Equine Science Department and Equestrian Team are so proud of Sara Jean’s accomplishments this year, said Dr. […]

“Simply Southern” films segment at Judson Equine Center

The statewide network television show “Simply Southern” visited the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala. last week to film an episode segment at the Piper Equine Center. The segment’s focus is the Judson College Equine Science program, as well as its Intercollegiate Horse Show Association riding teams. The “Simply Southern” crew interviewed several Judson administrators, […]

Judson team competes in intercollegiate horse show Nov. 7-8

The Judson College equestrian teams traveled to Rome, Ga. over the weekend of November 7 and 8 to compete in the Intercollegiate Horse Show hosted by Berry College. For the Hunt Seat team, Kailee Ramsey of Somerville, Ala. placed 6th intermediate Flat and 5th in her jumping class, Intermediate Over Fences.  Sheila Palmer of Hoover, Ala. and […]

Judson’s IHSA Hunt Seat team begins season

Judson College’s Hunt Seat team participated in their first competition of the intercollegiate season on October 17-18th, 2015. The University of Alabama hosted the show in Tuscaloosa at River Oaks Farm. Competitors included teams from Auburn University, the University of Alabama, Berry College, Emory University, Georgia College, Georgia Tech, University of Georgia, and Mississippi College.  […]

Judson IHSA Western Team begins 2015-2016 season

Judson’s Western Team members made a strong start to their season with ribbons at their season’s first IHSA show in Dahlonega, Ga. Judson College’s 2015-2016 IHSA season began on September 26th at Epiphany Farms in Dahlonega, Georgia. Judson’s Western team members won ribbons in Zone 5, Region 2 horse shows against the hosting team, the […]

Judson equestrian team announces 2015-2016 roster

The Judson College Equestrian Team is proud to announce its roster for the 2015 – 2016 season. Returning members of the Hunt Seat Team competing in class 2B are: sophomore Sara Alsabrook of Centreville, Ala., junior Alex Huber of Mechanicsburg, Pa., and junior Sheila Palmer of Hoover, Ala.  Joining them in class 2B will be […]

IHSA Western Team named Reserve Champions

On March 1st, at the last regular season IHSA show for Zone 5, Region 2 hosted by Berry College, the Judson College Equestrian team again won the title for reserve team champions.  This cinched the reserve team placement for the year for the Judson Western team. In Class 16, Reining, senior Mary Kilpatrick of Dothan […]

Judson hosts IHSA Western show Feb. 21

By Katelyn Vanhoozer On Saturday, February 21, 2015, Judson College hosted two western IHSA shows at the Charles F. Dunkin Athletic Park in Marion, Alabama. Competing colleges included Berry College, Georgia Tech, Judson College, Mississippi State University, and the University of North Georgia. In the first show, Judson junior Mary Kilpatrick of Dothan placed 2nd in […]