Saints Tie for Show Championship
Nov. 22: Katharine Hankin earned high point rider honors in a ride-off and St. Lawrence University's riding team lengthened its lead over Alfred and maintained its lead over Cazenovia with a tie for the team blue ribbon at the St. Lawrence Fall Show at the Elsa Gunninson Appleton Riding Hall on Saturday.
The Saints and Cazenovia tied for the team title with 36 points, the third straight show in which the Saints have been on top while Alfred and Ottawa tied for third with 30 points. The Saints lead the Zone 2 Region 2 standings heading into the final show of the first half of the season at Cazenovia on Sunday.
Hankin won her class of open equitation over fences and also won in open on the flat. She was in a ride-off for high point rider.
Other Saint winners on Saturday included Abby Cook in intermediate equitation on the flat, Hadley Deming in novice equitation on the flat and Jess Sweeney, also in novice equitation on the flat.
Gina Spilatro and Deming each placed second in intermediate equitation over fences while Violet Batcha
was second in intermediate equitation on the flat and Spencer Cook took third in novice on the flat.