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Athletics Hall of Fame inducts four new members

Athletics Hall of Fame inducts four new members

| October 11, 2012

Sweet Briar College will welcome four alumnae into its Athletics Hall of Fame during the College’s 2012 Homecoming weekend. The ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 21 in Prothro Dining Hall.

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Hunter team shows at N.C. State Fair

Hunter team shows at N.C. State Fair

| October 10, 2012

Riding coach Matt Payne and his hunter show team were in Raleigh, N.C., Oct. 4-7 for the North Carolina State Fair Hunter/Jumper Show.

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Vixens division winners at Greensboro Classic

Vixens division winners at Greensboro Classic

| September 4, 2012

Becca Davidson ’13 rode for two first-place finishes and a third place to clinch the Adult Amateur 18-35 division championship at the Greensboro Hunter Jumper Classic in North Carolina, held at the Sedgefield Showgrounds Aug. 31.-Sept. 1.

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Sweet Briar riders in ANRC nationals

Sweet Briar riders in ANRC nationals

| May 18, 2012

Representing Sweet Briar at the 35th ANRC National Intercollegiate Equitation Championship, senior Lauren Perhala, junior Ali Davidson and sophomore Olivia Smith rode with a consistency that kept them competitive throughout the two-day event.

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Consistency Keeps SBC Riders Close in ANRC Nationals

Consistency Keeps SBC Riders Close in ANRC Nationals

| May 18, 2012

Representing Sweet Briar at the 35th ANRC National Intercollegiate Equitation Championship, senior Lauren Perhala, junior Ali Davidson and sophomore Olivia Smith rode with a consistency that kept them competitive throughout the two-day event. Their fourth-place overall team finish suggests the strength of the field, as they ended the show just a fraction over 10 points [...]

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Commonwealth National good show for SBC riders

Commonwealth National good show for SBC riders

| May 17, 2012

Nine Sweet Briar students recently competed in the Commonwealth National Horse Show in Culpeper, returning with four championship titles and a passel of ribbons.

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SBC riders compete in IHSA nationals

SBC riders compete in IHSA nationals

| May 17, 2012

Sarah Hibler ’14 and Kathryne Richard ’15 recently competed in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association National Championships in Raleigh, N.C., placing 11th and seventh in their respective classes.

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Sweet Briar Riders Qualify for National Show

| April 13, 2012

The Sweet Briar riding program is sending two riders to compete for national championships at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association finals. The show will be held May 3-6 at the Hunt Horse Complex in Raleigh, N.C. On Saturday, April 7, three Vixens competed in the Zone 4 finals — the qualifiers for the national show [...]

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Vixen Riders are 2012 ODAC Champions

Vixen Riders are 2012 ODAC Champions

| April 9, 2012

Sweet Briar director of riding Mimi Wroten was named Old Dominion Athletic Conference Coach of the Year on the same day her program claimed its second ODAC title since winning the conference’s inaugural riding championship 25 years ago. The Vixens won two of three rounds of competition in the 2012 ODAC Equestrian Championships on Friday, [...]

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College Hosts 85th Annual Horse Show

| April 6, 2012

Sweet Briar College will host its 85th Annual Horse Show from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 14 and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 15 at Rogers Riding Center. The show is one of the College’s longest-running open competitions. As a sanctioned Southwest Virginia Hunter/Jumper Association event, SWVHJA members may earn points [...]

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