ETNA, N.H. – The Dartmouth equestrian team took home first place at their third competition of the season Sunday at home.
Nine other teams competed in the sunshine outside at Dartmouth’s Morton Farm, with Vermont taking second place and New Hampshire claiming third. The Big Green continue to lead the region for team points.
Captain Claire Bick had a strong showing, placing first in both her Intermediate Fences and Open Flat classes, earning her the title of High-Point Rider.
Sophie Lenihan took home the Reserve High-Point Rider title, with a first-place finish in Open Fences and a second-place showing in Open Flat. Team captain Olivia Champ also performed well with a first-place finish in her Open Flat.
Dartmouth continued to dominate after the Open classes. Sue Mohieldin placed into Novice Flat and Fences and qualified for regionals by taking first in Walk-Trot-Canter.
Finally, Elle MacAlpine and Shira Hornstein each earned second-place showings in their respective classes of Novice Flat. Nancy Curtis earned second in Novice Fences and Alex Chen finished the day by claiming second in Walk-Trot.
Claire Bick ’18: First in Intermediate Fences, first in Open Flat, High-Point Rider
Sarah Cohen ’18: Seventh in Novice Fences, First in Intermediate Flat
Nathalie Ferneau ’18: Fifth in Novice Fences, fourth in Intermediate Flat
Elle MacAlpine ’18: Second in Novice Flat
Olivia Champ ’19: Fourth in Open Fences, first in Open Flat
Holly Langley ’19: Sixth in Beginning Walk-Trot-Canter
Margot Putnam ’19:Fourth in Walk-Trot
Sue Mohieldin ’19: First in Walk-Trot-Canter
Alex Chen ’20: Second in Walk-Trot
Anna Dodson ’20: Fourth in Walk-Trot
Lilly Higgins ’20: Third in Open Fences, fourth in Open Flat
Sophie Lenihan ’20: First in Open Fences, second in Open Flat, Reserve High-Point Rider
Cameron Pfaffle ’20: Fifth in Novice Flat
Meghan Poth ’20: Third in Novice Flat
Teaghan Callaway ’21: Fourth in Beginning Walk-Trot-Canter
Nancy Curtis ’21: Second in Novice Fences, fifth in Novice Flat
Mahalia Dalmage ’21: First in Novice Flat
Shira Hornstein ’21: Third in Novice Fences, second in Novice Flat
Sophia Kocher ’21: First in Beginning Walk-Trot-Canter