March 2, 2012

Pioneers Qualify for IHSA Regional finals.

The Sacred Heart Equestrian team had eight riders qualify for the IHSA Regional Finals in the coming weeks.

 A pair of Pioneers qualified for the IHSA Western Regional Finals being held on March 11th at Mount Holyoke College at 12 pm. Sophomore Maggie Vogel (South Acworth, NH) qualified in intermediate horsemanship while senior Brian Buchanan (Troy, NY) qualified in advanced horsemanship.

Six more Pioneers qualified for the IHSA Hunt Seat Regional Finals, to be held on March 31st at Connecticut College. Senior Adrianna Dattoli (Woodcliff Lake, NJ) and sophomore Allie Buccos (East Moriches, NY) qualified in the Novice Fences and Intermediate Flat events. Sophomore Arielle Pagano (West Islip, NY) qualified in the Walk/Trot/Canter event. Senior Abbie Britton (Hoover, AL) qualified in the Open Flat event and Open Fences event. Senior Nicole D'Agostino (Dix Hills, NY) qualified in the Novice Flat event. Freshman Courtney Sevigny (Thompson, NY) qualified in the Novice Fences event.