The University of Findlay English equestrian team captured reserve champion honors at Zones and will be sending their team to compete at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Championship, which is scheduled to take place on May 2-5 in Harrisburg, Pa.
The team will send Olivia McConnell, Bethany Ockwell, Katie Pohlman, Jessica Ohlinger, Erin Verscheure, Christina Brantner and Sarah Winterroth to the national championship as a part of their team.
Ohlinger and Melissa McDonald will also compete for the Oilers at the national championship in individual competition.
The Oilers finished with 35 points in team competition while Otterbein had 42 to claim top honors.
Olivia McConnell took 4th in Open Over Fences
Jessica Ohlinger took 4th in Open TEAM over Fences
Jessica Ohlinger took 7th in Intermediate Over Fences
Bethany Ockwell took 1st in Intermediate TEAM over fences
Katie Pohlman took 1st in Intermediate TEAM over fences
Olivia McConnell took 3rd in TEAM Open rider on the flat
Erin Verscheure took 4th in TEAM Walk-Trot-Canter rider
Monica Pease placed 8th in Individual Walk Trot
Christina Brantner placed 4th in TEAM Novice on the flat
Chrissie Kausrud took 4th in Intermediate Rider under saddle
Sarah Winterroth took 3rd in TEAM Walk Trot
Melissa McDonald took 1st in Individual Novice rider under saddle
Jessica Ohlinger took 1st as Individual Open Rider on the flat
Olivia McConnell took 6th as Individual Open Rider on the flat
Ashleigh Victor took 9th in Individual Walk Trot Canter
Bethany Ockwell finished 3rd in Intermediate TEAM under saddle