No. 6 Equestrian Falls to No. 7 Georgia on the Road
BISHOP, GA – The No. 6 South Carolina Equestrian team (4-1) fell for the first time this season to the No. 7 Georgia Bulldogs (2-1), 15-4 on Friday.
The Gamecocks picked up points on the Flat, in Fences and Reining. Mary Hunter Millet scored the lone point on the Flat for her team, scoring a season-high of 85 on Granite to defeat Sophia Pilla. Senior Chloe Stephenson started the points off in Reining, coming out on top with a 71-70.5 win on Banjo over Raegan Shepherd. Senior co-captain Emilia Reutimann rounded out points for the first half, taking hers 68-67.5 against Jax Bound on Apollo.
Co-captain Madeline Schaefer picked up her point for South Carolina in Fences, tallying a season-high 88 on Campo to take down Melissa Deryn Foster’s 86. The Bulldogs swept Horsemanship 3-0, but Ruby Voortmeyer saw a career-high of 75 in her tying ride with Grace Himes on Teddy.
The Gamecocks will be back in action on Friday, Oct. 27 to take on the Auburn Tigers on the road. Fans are encouraged to follow along with in-meet updates on Twitter X and Instagram, @GamecockEQ.