Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. - The No. 8 ranked New Mexico State equestrian team defeated No. 2 Auburn Friday morning at NM State Equestrian Center, 8-7. The Aggies took the Western competition 5-3, while falling just short in Hunter Seat, 4-3.
The Aggies are now 8-6 on the season, while Auburn goes to 6-4 on the year. NM State had an MVP on both the Hunter Seat and Western sides.
Hannah Swarthout got the Aggies started on the day with an MVP win over Anna Becker of Auburn, 82-72 in Equitation on the Flat. It’s Swarthout’s first MVP honor of the season and the only point NM State had in Equitation on the Flat. Ruby Jenkins tied Grace Socha, 76 all, as Auburn took Equitation on the Flat, 2-1.
NM State tied Auburn, 2-2 in Equitation over Fences, as Elizabeth Solomon defeated Jennifer Waxman, 80-77, while Emily McConnell beat Christina Lin, 81-75. Continue Reading This Post >>