Equestrian Wins Assumption Show for First Victory of Spring

Equestrian Wins Assumption Show for First Victory of Spring

TIVERTON, R.I. – Brown University equestrian took first place as a team to win its first show of the spring and its fourth of the season at the Assumption College IHSA Show on Sunday at Nora Harris Equestrian.

In a show rescheduled from Mar. 3, the Bears earned their first team victory of the spring after tallying three team victories in the fall.

Three Bears earned blue ribbons on the day as sophomore Hannah Guevara (Pasadena, Calif.) pointed up with a first-place finish in intermediate fences, senior captain Sara Nordstrom (Medina, Wash.) came in first in open flat, and sophomore Renee Seto (Barrington, R.I.) placed first in novice flat for the second time on the weekend.

Nordstrom added a fifth-place finish in open fences, and fellow senior captain Victoria Flagg (Great Falls, Va.) supported her in the division with a sixth-place finish.

Freshman Hannah Woolley (Medfield, Mass.) came in fourth in intermediate flat, and senior Madison Kuhn (Lancaster, Pa.) placed fourth in novice fences. In walk-trot, sophomore Sophie Starck (New York, N.Y.) posted a second-place finish while in walk-trot-canter senior Sara Sellers (Washington, D.C.) also finished in second.

Next, Brown competes at the Region 1 IHSA Show on Sunday, Mar. 18 at Hunter Ridge Farm in Ashaway, R.I. 

Brown Results

Open Fences
Sara Nordstrom: 5th
Victoria Flagg: 6th 

Intermediate Fences
Hannah Guevara: 1st (Points Out of Division) 

Open Flat
Sara Nordstrom: 1st 

Intermediate Flat
Hannah Woolley: 4th 

Novice Fences
Madison Kuhn: 4th 

Novice Flat
Renee Seto: 1st 

Walk-Trot-Canter
Sara Sellers: 2nd 

Walk-Trot
Sophie Starck: 2nd