April 8, 2014

EQUESTRIAN | Four Red Riders Qualify To Compete at Nationals

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By ANNA JOHNSON

Last Sunday’s Zones competition was bittersweet for the Cornell equestrian team. The women earned nine top-three places and qualified four riders individually for nationals, yet narrowly missed the win — and the team qualification to Nationals — by just three points.

Despite the disappointment of the narrow loss, though, the team has taken a historic step forward with this performance — this past weekend, the Red came closer than ever before to qualifying for nationals as a team.

ANDY JOHNSON / SUN SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHERJunior co-captain Georgiana de Rahm placed fourth in the Cacchione Cup class and first in the individual open flat to qualify for nationals.

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