April 6, 2014

SHU Equestrian Finishes Fourth at Zone 2 Championship

Three Pioneers took home second place finishes, but the Sacred Heart equestrian team finished fourth with 23 points at the Zone 2 Championship at the Fairfield Hunt Club in Westport, Conn. St. Lawrence (34 points) and Skidmore (27 points), the top two teams in the competition, will advance to the National Championship.

 

Taylor DiBella (Holmdel, N.J.), Melissa Yacubich (Shoreham, N.Y.) and Riley Boath accounted for SHU's three red ribbons taking second in Team Open Flat, Team Novice Fences and Team Walk/Trot respectively.

 

Katie Gray (Colchester, Vt.) and Alison Brosky (Manhasset, N.Y.) both took third in their respective events, while Hayley Mena (Huntington, N.Y.) and Jessica Chaloux (Newtown, Conn.) took home fourth place in the Team Novice Flat and Team Walk/Trot/Canter.