Equestrian Wraps Up Competition At Nationals

May 8, 2006

Harrisburg, PA - Brown's Whitney Keefe and Alexis Gilbard wrapped up their competition at Nationals this past weekend as both rode strong and placed ninth and fifth respectively.

Keefe who rode against the top riders in the country, went into the final day of competition in tenth place after a first place finish in fences on Friday. After a great ride in the second day, Keefe was able to jump up a spot finishing ninth among the top riders.

Gilbard was Brown's final competitor and earned a call back after a good first ride. Gilbard found herself in a field with other top riders and finished up in fifth place, closing out her four year career at Brown on a high note.