Oct. 5, 2013
DOVER, Del. – No. 3 South Carolina improved to 4-0 on Saturday, as the Gamecocks defeated Southern Methodist, 12-4, at the Gambler’s Choice Equestrian Center. Senior Johnna Letchworth won her 18th career MVP on Saturday, and she passes Kimberly McCormack (2009-2013) for the most career MVP’s in team history.
The hunt seat and western teams both won, 6-2.
In equitation on the flat, the Gamecocks got wins from Samantha Kraus, Katherine Schmidt, and Samantha Smith. Smith won her second MVP of the weekend, as she cruised to a 82-79 victory over Greer Hindle.
In equitation over fences, both Smith and Schmidt won their points, giving the duo a perfect 2-0 record for the day. Hunt seat captain Amber Henter won her piont, 76-68.
The Gamecocks return to action on Friday, when South Carolina hosts No. 1 Georgia at 2 p.m. in Blythewood.