The Athletics Department announced the addition of Tiffany Hajdasz as the Head Coach of the Equestrian program in 2010.
Hajdasz has coached the Hunt Seat squad to the IHSA Zone I Region 5 Regional Championship five times and the Western squad three times. Under her guidance, two Pioneers qualified for and competed in the Cacchione Cup as well as the AQHA High Point Rider class at the IHSA National Championship. The Pioneers have made an appearance at the National Championship with individual qualifiers for six of eight seasons under Hajdasz.
Prior to SHU, Hajdasz served as the Head Trainer at Legend Farm and ran her own equine business, PonyTails. She has over 10 years of experience as the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) coach at Windcrest Farm in Hebron, CT. Hajdasz competed successfully as a Junior, Adult and Professional in Equitation, Hunters and Jumpers.