Hunter/Jumpers from WWU Compete in Tennessee

William Woods University equestrian students and university-owned horses participated in the Springtime in Dixie “AA” Show in Germantown, Tenn., for hunter/jumpers. They were coached by Dr. Linda McClaren, associate professor of equestrian science at WWU. The results are:

Kathryn Best of Medicine Hat, AB, Canada, and Rise Above:


• Level 0 Jumper: Blue Ribbon


• Level 1 Jumper: 8th


• Level 2 Jumper: 4th


Patricia Clark of Fulton, Mo., and Omnistar:


• Level 0 Jumper: Three Blue Ribbons


• Level 1 Jumper: 1st


• Champion Level 1 Jumper


Alison Gay of Sugar Grove, Ill., and Northern Slope:


• Level 1 Jumpers: 2nd and 6th


• Level 2 Jumpers: 2nd and 2nd


• Champion Level 2 Jumper


Blair Hackel-Weiss of Excelsior Springs, Mo., and Sunday Best:


• 12 Conf Hunter Under Saddle: 5th


• 13 Conf Hunter: 5th


• 14 Conf Hunter: 3rd


• 15 Conf Hunter 4th


• 16 Conf Hunter: 5th

Blair Hackel-Weiss and Sarahanna:


• Level 0 Jumpers: Three Blue Ribbons


Lacie Hewlett-Tindall of Fulton, Mo., and Silver Smith:


• Future Hunter Under Saddle: 5th


• Future Hunter: 6th, 7th, 7th and 8th


• Open Hunter: 5th and 7th


Lacie Hewlett-Tindall and Woodland’s Escape:


• Level 0 Jumper: Three Blue Ribbons


• Level 1 Jumper: 3rd and 7th


Rachael Hill of Carrollton, Texas, and Jackalope:


• Level 0 Jumper: Three Blue Ribbons


• Level 1 Jumper: 4th and 5th


Nicole Kovanda of Maplewood, Minn., and Cosmopolitan:


• Adult Amateur Hunter 18-35: 6th and 7th


• Modified Child/Adult Hunter: 7th and 7th


• Open Hunter: 5th


Jessica Litfin of Topeka, Kan., and Leah:


• Level 0 Jumper: Blue Ribbon


• Level 1 Jumper: 2nd and 3rd


• Level 2 Jumper: 6th


Whitney Miller of Boise, Idaho, and Get In Line:


• $1500 WIHS/NAL Child/Adult Jumper Classic: 10th


• Level 1 Jumper: 6th


• Level 2 Jumper: 2nd and 5th


• Level 3 Jumper: 3rd


• Child/Adult Jumper: 4th, 5th and 6th


Mary Nelson of Kiln, Miss., and Charmed:


• Pre Adult Hunter: 4th and 6th


• Limit Rider Hunter: 3rd, 3rd, 4th, 6th and 6th


• 258 Open Hunter: 5th


Marissa Parenti of Hooksett, N. H., and Mozart:


• Pre Adult Hunter: 3rd and 6th


• Limit Rider Hunter: 2nd, 2nd, 4th, 4th and 5th


• Open Hunter: 4th


Sarah Popelka of Clayton, Mo., and Holland Park:


• Level 1 Jumper: 3rd


• Level 2 Jumper: 7th and 7th


Jaclyn Reehoff of Barrington, Ill., and Cosmic Cowboy:


• Pre Adult Hunter Under Saddle: 8th


• Pre Adult Hunter: 1st, 3rd and 6th


• Limit Rider Hunter Under Saddle: 5th


• Limit Rider Hunter: 1st, 1st, 3rd and 7th


• Reserve Champion Limit Rider Hunter


• Open Hunter: 1st and 3rd


Jenna Stimac of St. Charles, Mo., and Pro Bono:


• Adult Amateur Hunter Under Saddle 18-35: 6th


• Adult Amateur Hunter 18-35: 6th, 7th, 7th and 8th


• Modified Child/Adult Hunter Under Saddle: 7th


• Modified Child/Adult Hunter: 5th, 6th


• Open Hunter: 4th


Meghan Tosie of Fenton, Mo., and Capital Account:


• Pre Adult Hunter: 3rd, 3rd and 8th


• Limit Rider Hunter: 1st, 1st, 1st, 3rd and 6th


• Champion Limit Rider Hunter


• 258 Open Hunter: 1st


• 265 Open Hunter: 2nd