SOUTHBURY, CONN. (October 12, 2013)—In their second straight Hunt Seat competition of the year, the Sacred Heart Equestrian team was the High Point Team with 46 points, beating out second place Connecticut by an eight-point margin. Senior Allison Buccos (East Moriches, N.Y.) qualified for the IHSA Regional Championship taking first place in Intermediate Flat and Fences, and was the competition's High Point Rider.
Sacred Heart nabbed three other Top 5 finishes at the Yale University-hosted event. Gabriella Tauro (East Lyme, Conn.) took second place in Intermediate Flat, while Natalie Cafasso (Derby, Conn.) and Rebecca Salberg (Rockaway, N.J.) each snagged a third place spot in Novice Flat and Novice Fences respectively. Danielle Belson (Westhampton Beach, N.Y.) took fifth place in Walk/Trot/Canter.