MUET Dressage is Going to Nationals!
On April 1st and 2nd, MUET hosted its annual dressage home show to finish out the IDA regular season. All of the early mornings, planning and prepping paid off, as the show went off without a hitch! The horses were beautiful and well-behaved, and gave their all to put in great tests. Our riders also put in some amazing tests, winning Reserve Champion Team on Sunday.
Here are some of the placings from the weekend:
Kirsten Drew placed 1st in First Level both Saturday and Sunday
Emily Shirley placed 3rd on Saturday and 2nd on Sunday in First Level
Mariah Knagg placed 1st in Upper on Sunday, and was High Point Rider of the day
Kelsey Poleyeff placed 3rd in Upper on Sunday
Kendal Neubeiser placed 3rd in her first Upper test on Saturday
Emily Grzeda placed 2nd in Lower Training on Sunday
Morgan Hillard placed 1st on Saturday and 3rd on Sunday in Lower Training
Kirsten Drew placed 1st in First Level DSE on Saturday
Natalie Davis placed 3rd in First Level DSE on Sunday
Emily Van Zeeland placed 1st in Upper Training DSE on Sunday and 3rd on Saturday
Emma Scheidt placed 1st in Lower Training DSE on Saturday
Keara Sonntag placed 2nd in Lower DSE on Saturday
Jocelyn Ormsby placed 1st in Intro DSE on Saturday
The show on Sunday marked the end of the regular season, and the Regional Awards Ceremony took place at the end the day. There it was announced that…
MUET IS GOING TO NATIONALS!!!
MUET is the IDA Region E Champion, and will be sending a team to compete at Nationals April 28th-30th! We also had multiple riders place in the top ranks of their divisions.
Kirsten Drew placed 2nd in First Level in the region, and is in the running for a wildcard spot as an individual in First Level.
Emily Shirley placed 3rd in the region in First Level
Kayla Kramer placed 4th in the region in First Level
Emily Grzeda placed 3rd in the region in Lower Training
Sarah Kingsbury placed 3rd in the region in Intro
Saige Sparks placed 4th in the region in Intro
Jocelyn Ormsby was the Region Champion for Intro DSE
Emily Van Zeeland was the Region Champion for the Upper Training DSE
Congratulations to all on a great season, and good luck at Nationals!