February 25, 2002

Equestrian Finishes Second in First Show of Spring

Feb. 25, 2002

STORRS, CT - The Brown equestrian team opened its 2002 spring season on Saturday by finishing second to host school UConn at a show in Connecticut.

The Bears claimed the Reserve High Point College Award with 33 points, behind UConn who finished first with 44 points.

Brown still holds an overall lead in Region I, Zone I by three points over UConn, 222 to 219.

On their way to the reserve award, the Bears brought home five first places and thirteen second place finsihes on the day.

Senior Ann Rundquist led Brown with first place finishes in both novice fences and novice flat. Other first place finishes were turned in by senior Caroline Preston in novice flat, senior Abby McEwen in open flat, and senior Katja Goldflam in the walk-trot division.

The equestrian team returns to action next Saturday, March 2 at Wesleyan.