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Hollins riders Deliver Standout Performances at SWVHJA Horse Show

Members of the Hollins University riding team captured several top honors at the Southwest Virginia Hunter/Jumper Association (SWVHJA) Annual Horse Show, held November 8 - 10, 2013.

Schooling Hunter:

  • Darius, ridden by Julie Habighorst '17: 1st, 2nd over fences, Reserve Champion
  • Persuasion, ridden by Sarah Rubin '17: 3rd, 5th, over fences, 2nd under saddle
  • Holiday, ridden by Madi Hurley '17: 3rd, over fences, 4th under saddle
  • Pulsher, ridden by Kaitlyn Gill '15: 4th, 4th, over fences, 5th under saddle
  • Something To Talk About, ridden by Cassandra Meloy '15: 7th over fences, 7th under saddle

Special Children’s Hunter:

  • Darius, 5th, 2nd over fences
  • Persuasion, 6th over fences

Low Hunter:

  • James River, ridden by Carly Todd '16: 2nd, 6th over fences, 3rd under saddle, Champion
  • Baci, ridden by Lizzie Ranzo '15: 1st, 4th over fences, 5th under saddle
  • Watermark, ridden by Aelish Truver '15: 3rd under saddle


Adult Hunter:

  • Baci, 1st, 2nd over fences, Reserve Champion
  • Watermark, 5th over fences
  • Tres Coronas, ridden by Tori Bauers '14: 6th over fences
  • Tori Bauers '14: 9th Adult Medal Finals
  • Fabio owned and ridden by Liz Valvano '15: .90M jumpers, 3rd, .80M jumpers 2nd, .80M jumpers, 2nd