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Intermont Equestrian IDA Team Wins With A Perfect Score Saturday At Home

Cassandra Oliver poses after winning Saturday.
-photo courtesy of Mandy Snow, E&H '17

BRISTOL, Va. – The Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College IDA Team picked up a clean sweep to score a perfect 21 points Saturday in its final home show of the season. With the victory, the Wasps take a four-point lead in the Region H season standings over Bridgewater College.

The Basics
TEAM PLACE – 1st/3
IDA SITE – Bristol, Virginia
IDA VENUE – Emory & Henry College Equestrian Center

First Level
- Junior Eliza Ginn (Alpharetta, Ga.) won the First Level with her ride, scoring a 71.79% while senior Sydney Casady (Harriman, Tenn.) was third (64.06%).

Upper Training Level
- Sophomore Cassandra Oliver (Charlotte, Vt.) was first out of seven riders in her class on a 69.81%

Lower Training Level
- Sophomore Bobbie Jo Adsit (Montpelier, Va.) put together a ride of 71.52% to win the level while junior Delaney Oursler (Hickory, N.C.) was second (70%).
- Senior Odessa Thacker (Yorktown, Va.) finished fifth with her ride.

Introductory Level
- Freshman Delaney Dunne (Kingsport, Tenn.) and sophomore Zachary Will (Nanjemoy, Md.) went 1-2 in the level to cap the perfect day for the Wasps.

The Awards
- Emory & Henry took home team champion honors while Bridgewater was the reserve champion. Virginia Tech finished third.
- Ginn was named High-Point Rider of the Day for her win in the First Level while Adsit took home Reserve High-Point Rider of the Day honors.

Up Next
- Emory & Henry will close out the IDA regular season on Saturday, March 24 at Virginia Tech.