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Judson Equestrians finish season strong

The Judson College Equestrian teams finished their Intercollegiate Horse Show Association season last month with great rides in their final shows!

Judson IHSA Western Shows – Feb. 15

The Judson College Equestrian Western team wrapped up its season with an IHSA show held on the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., Feb. 15.  Results of the show are as follows:

Show I

  • Level I Horsemanship
    • Section 1:  Hope Langkow – 1st; Tessa Thompson – 4th
    • Section 2: Carmen Baty Hall – 4th
  • Rookie B Horsemanship
    • Section 1: Casey Rodgers – 2nd
    • Section 2: Tammie Hanlon – 2nd; Sam Pearce – 3rd
  • Rookie A Horsemanship – Kat Hunter – 5th; Lorna Wikle – 6th
  • Beginner Horsemanship – Hollie Fondren – reserve

Show II

  • Level I Horsemanship
    • Section 1: Tessa Thompson – 2nd; Hope Langkow – 4th
    • Section 2: Carmen Baty Hall – 1st
  • Rookie B Horsemanship
    • Section 1: Casey Rodgers – 4th
    • Section 2: Tammie Hanlon – 1st; Sam Pearce – 3rd
  • Rookie A Horsemanship – Lorna Wikle – 3rd; Kat Hunter – 5th
  • Beginner Horsemanship – Hollie Fondren – 5th

University of Alabama IHSA Shows – Feb. 21-22

The Judson College Equestrian Hunt Seat team finished their regular season at weekend shows at the University of Alabama February 21 and 22.

Show 1

  • Class 4: Limit Hunter Seat over fences – Sarah Diane Moody- 5th; Jordan Hooks- 6th
  • Class 3: Limit Hunter Seat Equitation on the flat – Jordan Hooks- 4th; Sarah Diane Moody- 6th
  • Class 2B: Novice Hunter Seat Equitation – Kama Clay- 5th
  • Class 1: Introductory Hunter Seat Equitation – Kris Bradley-5th

Show 2

  • Class 4: Limit Hunter Seat over fences – Sarah Diane Moody- 6th
  • Class 3: Limit Hunter Seat Equitation on the flat – Jordan Hooks-3rd; Sarah Diane Moody- 6th
  • Class 2B: Novice Hunter Seat Equitation – Anna Reynolds-4th; Kama Clay- 6th
  • Class 2A: Pre-novice Hunter Equitation – Hannah Kate Stallo-6th

IHSA Regionals – Berry College – Feb. 29-March 1

Two Judson equestrians qualified for regionals in their teams: Tessa Thompson of Clanton (Western) and Jordan Hooks of Cullman (Hunt Seat). IHSA Regionals were held at Berry College in Rome, Ga. Feb. 29 and March 1. Thompson placed 4th in her class, Class 12 Rookie Horsemanship.  Hooks took first in her class, Class 3 Novice Hunt Seat on the flat Feb. 29, which qualified her for regionals March 1.

Though both women had great rides, neither moved on to Semis. “We are so proud of all of our riders and team members for the Christian spirit, teamwork, grace, and dignity they display, both on and off the arena,” said Jennifer Hoggle, Coach for the Western team.