Hunt seat equine riders have eye on IHSA Regional Championships

Hunt seat equine riders have eye on IHSA Regional Championships

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College hunt seat team completed the regular season competition schedule as reserve champion with 266 points and will send six qualifying riders to the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone 2, Region 3 Championships held Saturday, April 2nd at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs.

The following will be representing Morrisville State on Saturday at Regionals:

  • Megan Hunsinger (Cato, N.Y.) – novice equitation over fences
  • Morgan Wilsberg (Mattituck, N.Y.) – open equitation over fences/open flat
  • Lindsey Kubisek (Bethel, Conn.) – novice equitation over fences
  • Kaitlyn Guthro (Mannsville, N.Y.) – walk trot
  • Taylor Jurek (Perry, N.Y.) – walk trot canter
  • Kayla Titus (Staten Island, N.Y.) – novice equitation over fences

Aside from the team standings, Wilsberg finished third overall among 23 open equitation class riders in the Cacchione Cup standings after finishing the year with 75 points.

The top two riders from each competing class will advance to the Zone Championships held at Saint Lawrence University on April 9th.

Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.

The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.

 

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