October 13, 2009

Brown Rides Over Opposition at Home Show

Providence, R.I. - The Brown equestrian team rode to a convincing first place finish over the weekend in their home barn, racking up 43 points to take an easy win over the field.  URI placed second with 34 points, with Connecticut a close third at 32.  The margin was also enough to give the Bears the early lead in the season standings, as Brown leads 77-73 over URI after two shows.

Complete Standings:

Brown Show:

1) Brown – 43 points
2) URI – 34
3) Connecticut – 32
4) Conn. College – 31
5) CCSU – 30
6) Johnson and Wales – 27
7) Roger Williams – 18

Season Standings:


1) Brown – 77 points
2) URI – 73
3) Connecticut – 68
4) Roger Williams – 50
5) Conn. College – 48
6) Johnson and Wales – 46