Britons Celebrate Regional Championship
February 9-10, 2013
The final show of the regular season was the icing on the cake for the Albion College varsity Hunt Seat team's successful season. Coach Randi Gardner and her students rode away as the champions of the entire region at the doubleheader hosted on home turf at the Held Equestrian Center on February 9-10.
Memering and Petchell Clinch Regional Spots at Final Regular Season Show
January 13, 2013
Members of the Briton stock seat team returned early from their winter break to compete at the final show of the season before Regionals. The double header, hosted by Michigan State University, was held at the MSU Pavilion on January 13. While the team came away with a third and fourth place, there were quite a few Albion riders that returned with Champion and Reserve individual ribbons.
Hunt Seat Team Rides Away with High Point Award
January 12-13, 2013
Eleven members of the Albion Hunt Seat team returned early from winter break to compete at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association's Jan. 12-13 doubleheader hosted by Michigan State University. Although some riders were unable to return early to compete at this show, the smaller-than-usual team pulled together and accumulated enough points to come home victorious with the High Point Team award on Saturday beating out the other 12 teams.
Travel to West Virginia Proves to be Valuable Experience
December 1, 2012
Ten riders from the Briton stock seat team made the trek from Albion to West Virginia for an IHSA show that was a little bit different than the regional shows they are accustomed to. The Mountaineer Invitational was held in Reedsville, WV on Dec. 1 and was hosted by West Virginia University.