AU Press Releases

AU western equestrian team ends season at IHSA Semi-Finals

CAZENOVIA, NY — Two members of the Alfred University Western equestrian competed Saturday and Sunday (March 27 and 28) at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) national Semi-Final championships show.

Junior Brittany Biegel (Ridge, NY/Longwood) was fifth in intermediate horsemanship and senior Alicia Pickett-Hale (Concord, NH/Concord) did not place in advanced horsemanship. Neither qualified to compete in the IHSA national championships in May in Lexington, KY.

The Semi-Final show ended a solid season for the AU Western equestrian team. The Saxons placed second and were named Reserve Champions at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone II, Region II championships, held March 17 at Cazenovia. Biegel and Pickett-Hale were among 10 AU riders who competed at the regional show.