Equestrian Finishes Fourth at Johnson & Wales Show

Equestrian Finishes Fourth at Johnson & Wales Show

REHOBOTH, Mass. – Brown University equestrian tallied four blue ribbons and six top-three performances overall as the Bears finished fourth as a team at the Johnson & Wales University IHSA Show on Saturday at the JWU Equine Center.

In the team's penultimate show of the fall, sophomore Hannah Guevara (Pasadena, Calif.), junior Yinan Liu (Shanghai, China), sophomore Dominique Carlo (Dorado, Puerto Rico), and sophomore Sophie Starck (New York, N.Y.) all earned first-place finishes.

Senior captain Victoria Flagg (Great Falls, Va.) placed fourth in both open fences and open flat while fellow senior captain Sara Nordstrom (Medina, Wash.) came in fourth in open flat and fifth in open fences.

In intermediate fences, senior Anna Seto (Barrington, R.I.) placed third, and in intermediate flat, Guevara won blue to point out of the division, and freshman Hannah Woolley (Medfield, Mass.) came in fourth.

Sophomore Renee Seto (Barrington, R.I.) posted a second-place finish in novice flat while junior captain Wallace Douglas (Ipswich, Mass.) followed her with a sixth-place showing. Senior Madison Kuhn (Lancaster, Pa.) came in fourth in novice fences.

Liu garnered blue in walk-trot-canter while both Carlo and Starck registered first-place performances in their respective classes in walk-trot.

Next, Brown concludes its fall season tomorrow, Sunday, Nov. 19, at the Assumption IHSA Show at Four Winds Farm in Oxford, Mass. 

Brown Results

Open Fences
Victoria Flagg: 4th
Sara Nordstrom: 5th 

Intermediate Fences
Anna Seto: 3rd 

Open Flat
Sara Nordstrom: 4th
Victoria Flagg: 4th 

Intermediate Flat
Hannah Woolley: 4th
Hannah Guevara: 1st (points out of division) 

Novice Fences
Madison Kuhn: 4th 

Novice Flat
Renee Seto: 2nd
Wallace Douglas: 6th 

Yinan Liu: 1st 

Dominique Carlo: 1st
Sophie Starck: 1st