The Clemson University Hunt Seat Equestrian Team had its season opener at the IHSA Zone 5 Region 3 show on September 27, 2014 hosted by Georgia Southern University Equestrian Team at Evermore Farm. Clemson University’s Equestrian Team fielded 15 students in hunt seat classes ranging from class 1, beginner walk trot, through class 8, Open Equitation Over Fences. The team, led by coach Jamie Grant, had its strongest start in recent history and finished Reserve Champion Team, in a field of 10 universities.
Courtney Schintzius, a junior in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, tied for Reserve Champion High Point rider, winning her Intermediate Equitation Over Fences class and placing third in the Intermediate Equitation on the Flat. With as many as 11 per section, and some divisions had multiple sections per class, the competition this year is large and competitive. Clemson University students brought home 16 individual class wins.
These individual class wins are listed below.
Class 8: Open Equitation Over Fences (1 section)
Class 7: Open Equitation on the Flat (1 section)
Class 6: Intermediate Equitation Over Fences (2 sections)
Class 5: Intermediate Equitation on the Flat (2 sections)
Class 4: Novice Equitation Over Fences (3 sections)
Class 3: Novice Equitation on the Flat (3 sections)
Class 2B: Advanced Walk Trot Canter (3 sections)
Class 2A: Beginner Walk Trot Canter (2 sections)
Class 1: Beginner Walk Trot (2 sections)
View the Archived Standings