2018-19 Equestrian News

  • Gingerich Takes 8th Place at IHSA Nationals
    May 04, 2019
    SYRACUSE, New York. - Kindra Gingerich took the stage for one final ride representing the SMWC Western Equestrian team yesterday at IHSA Nationals. Her performance secured an 8th Place (in the Nation) finish in Individual Reining.
  • Hunt Seat Represented Well at IHSA Nationals; Cobb and Gingerich Win Honors
    May 03, 2019
    SYRACUSE, New York. - Alexis Cobb and Kindra Gingerich represented the SMWC Hunt Seat Equestrian team at IHSA Nationals yesterday afternoon. Both ladies rode exceptionally well and left the show with honors!
  • Pomeroys Equestrian Adds Mattelyn "Mattie" Hoard
    April 26, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Equestrian program announced the addition of Mattelyn "Mattie" Hoard to the 2019-20 incoming class.
  • Hello IHSA Nationals; Cobb and Gingerich Are Heading to Syracuse, New York
    April 07, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Members of the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Hunt Seat Equestrian team competed at the 2019 Zones hosted by Missouri State University today. The Pomeroys had a great showing with two First Place finishes by Alexis Cobb and Kindra Gingerich! Both will move on to compete at the IHSA Nationals in Syracuse, New York!
  • Five Hunt Seat Riders Advance to Zones at Missouri State University
    March 31, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Hunt Seat Equestrian hosted the Hunt Seat Regionals yesterday morning. The Pomeroys team competed very well while SMWC had five riders who will advance to the Hunt Seat Zones at Missouri State University next weekend. These riders include Taylor Valencia, Carl Arnold, Jourdan May, Alexis Cobb, and Kindra Gingerich.
  • Western Equestrian Takes Fourth Place at IHSA Semi-Finals; Gingerich Qualifies for Nationals
    March 18, 2019
    LOGAN, Utah - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Western Equestrian team had a great weekend at the Semi-Finals Championships of the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA). SMWC finished Fourth Place just a few points behind the Third and Second Place finishers. Kindra Gingerich took First Place in Team Reining and Fourth Place in Individual Reining! Gingerich will head to IHSA Nationals on May 2, located in Syracuse, New York!
  • Next Stop Utah; Western Equestrian Finishes Season as High Point Team
    March 02, 2019
    MARION, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Western Equestrian team is heading to Utah State University for Semi-Finals on March 16th and 17th. The Pomeroys finished as High Point Team for the season this past weekend. Senior Kindra Gingerich qualified individually in Open Reining and Open Rail. The Semi-Finals will be located in Wellsville, Utah.
  • Hunt Seat Records Accolades Two Days In-A-Row
    February 16, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Hunt Seat Equestrian team finished Reserve High Point Team on Saturday and Sunday at its show. The Pomeroys had an incredible ten riders finish with First Place honors including Taylor Valencia (2x), Kathryn Kraft (2x), Kindra Gingerich (2x), Carly Miller (2x), Boston Campbell, and Emily Hansen. On Saturday, The Woods scored a total of 39 points while on Sunday they recorded 45 points.
  • Pomeroys Sign Lamping to Equestrian Program
    January 25, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College's Equestrian program announced the addition of Mary "Kat" Lamping to the 2019-20 incoming class...
  • Hunt Seat Has Strong Showing in Marion
    November 17, 2018
    MARION, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Hunt Seat Equestrian Team finished 4th Reserve High Point Team in both shows this past Saturday at Taylor University.
  • SMWC Hunt Seat Is Strong in Season Opener
    November 04, 2018
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - The SMWC Hunt Seat equestrian team kicked off the season this past weekend at home. The Pomeroys finished the weekend one point behind longtime Regional Champs, Purdue University. The team won Saturday on a tiebreaker and finished a strong third behind Butler and Purdue in the Sunday show.
  • Western EQ Takes Reserve High Point Team in Both AM/PM Shows
    October 06, 2018
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College western equestrian team finished Reserve High Point Team in both shows this past Saturday. The Woods had six first-place winners including Saige Woodford, Rylee Fritsch, Hannah Feuquay, Morgan Nobbe, and Kasey Thiel.
  • Western Equestrian Finishes Reserve High Point Team
    September 16, 2018
    GORDYVILLE, Ill. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College western equestrian team finished Reserve High Point Team in both shows this past Saturday at Eastern Illinois University. The Woods had six first-place winners including Kindra Gingerich, Morgan Nobbe, Caroline Gadlage, Jennifer Melton, Arin Herman, and Kasey Thiel. The Pomeroys will be back in the stables on October 6th, at home. The first event is set to begin at 9:00 p.m.