Equestrian Takes Third at Connecticut College in Regular Season Opener

Equestrian Takes Third at Connecticut College in Regular Season Opener

GALES FERRY, Conn.- The Sacred Heart University Equestrian team placed third at Connecticut College in the teams regular season opener this morning tallying 30 points. The Pioneers will return to competition on Saturday, Oct. 26 when the Pioneers host their first home show of the season. Competition begins at 10:00 a.m.

The Pioneers took first in four events as senior Gabi Sorrentino earned first in Open Fences Section B, freshman Mia Poppinga took first in Intermediate Flat Section A, senior Emily Spellman claimed the first place ribbon in Limit Flat Section A and freshman Alexa Setteducati took first in Cross Rail Fences.

Open Fences Section A:

Senior Co-Captain Emily Spellman placed 3rd

 

Open Fences Section B:

Senior Co-Captain Gabi Sorrentino placed 1️st

Junior Brigitta Shepard placed 2️nd

 

Intermediate Fences Section A:

Junior Lea Mascola placed 2️nd

 

Intermediate Fences Section B:

Senior Anne Bergere placed 3️rd

 

Open Flat Section A:

Sophomore Danielle DeRisio placed 2️nd

 

Open Flat Section B:

Senior Gabi Sorrentino placed 3️rd

 

Open Flat Section C:

Freshman Hanna Lloyd placed 2️nd

 

Intermediate Flat Section A:

Freshman Mia Poppinga placed 1️st

 

Intermediate Flat Section B:

Junior Lea Mascola placed 2️nd

 

Limit Fences Section B:

Junior Hailey Tyler placed 2️nd

 

Limit Fences Section C:

Sophomore Danielle DeRisio places 3️rd

 

Limit Fences Section D:

Freshman Lilly Bove placed 4️th

 

Cross Rail Fences:

Freshman Alexa Setteducati placed 1️st

Freshman Amber Firehock placed 2️nd

Freshman Joanna Coreno placed 5️th

 

Limit Flat Section A:

Senior Emily Spellman placed 1️st

 

Limit Flat Section B:

Junior Hailey Tyler placed 4️th

 

Limit Flat Section C:

Senior Anne Bergere places 5️th

 

Pre-Novice Flat:

Freshman Ashley Bocek placed 3️rd

 

Introductory Flat:

Sophomore London Duncza placed 3️rd

Senior Marisa Otto placed 7️th

 

Team Results & Standings:

UCONN - 3️9

Trinity - 3️3

Sacred Heart - 3️0

Connecticut College - 1️6

Fairfield U - 1️3

Central Connecticut - 1️2

U of Hartford - 1️1

Yale - 1️0