Feb. 15, 2014
STILLWATER – The No. 6 Oklahoma State equestrian team defeated the No. 4 Kansas State Wildcats in dominating fashion, 13-6, Saturday at the Animal Science Arena.
OSU (5-2) has won five straight and picked up its third win over a ranked opponent.
Senior Samantha Harrison earned her third-straight Most Outstanding Performer award in the over fences discipline with her 87-83 win over Cat Avolese. Also in the over fences event, Sammy Elser, a senior who finished second in the Winter Equestrian Festival Collegiate Equitation Challenge on Feb. 7, defeated Henley Adkins, 78-65. Senior Andrea Robbins won, 85-70, over Rachel Webster and freshman Jorden Davis picked up a win over Madison Wayda, 82-68. The Cowgirls won the event, 4-1.
In equitation, Davis remained undefeated in the discipline with her 83-78 win over Avolese. Also, senior Ali Rose defeated Henley Adkins, 87-81, her sixth win of the season. The Cowgirls tied K-State in the event, 2-2.
Over in reining, OSU earned a 4-1 victory over the Wildcats as junior Katy Krshka picked up her first of two Most Outstanding Performer awards on the day. Krshka defeated Jesse Johnson, 71.5-70. Sophomore Erin Willoughby earned her fourth win of the season with a 70.5-66 tally over Jordan Cox. Also, sophomores Justine Peters and Jenna Blumer both scored a 69.5 en route to their victories in the event. The Cowgirls won the reining discipline, 4-1.
The Cowgirls hit the road next weekend and travel to Fort Worth, Texas for a contest on Feb. 22 against No. 8 TCU at 11 a.m.
Oklahoma State vs. Kansas State
Feb. 15, 2014/ Animal Science Arena/ Stillwater, Okla.
OSU def. KSU 13-6
OSU def. KSU 6-3
OSU def. KSU 7-3
Jorden Davis (OSU) def. Cat Avolese (KSU) 83-78
Ali Rose (OSU) def. Henley Adkins (KSU) 87-81
Rachel Webster* (KSU) def. Samantha Elser (OSU) 86-83
Samantha Harrison (OSU) tied Madison Wayda (KSU) 80-80
Jacquelyn Bogstad (KSU) def. Andrea Robbins (OSU) 85-84
Total: Tie, 2-2
Equitation over Fences
Samantha Elser (OSU) def. Henley Adkins (KSU) 78-65
Shana Barnett (KSU) def. Maggie Gampfer (OSU) 84-76
Samantha Harrison* (OSU) def. Cat Avolese (KSU) 87-83
Andrea Robbins (OSU) def. Rachel Webster (KSU) 85-70
Jorden Davis (OSU) def. Madison Wayda (KSU) 82-68
Total: W, 4-1
Chayna DeNicolo (KSU) def. Lauren Halvorson (OSU) 73-72.5
Lindsey McMullen (OSU) def. Kelly Boviard (KSU) 73-72.5
Rachel Wetherell (KSU) def. Paris Nottingham (OSU) 72-69
Ty Paris (OSU) def. Amelia Crites (KSU) 73.5-72
Katy Krshka* (OSU) def. Danielle Kemper (KSU) 74-69.5
Total: W, 3-2
Erin Willoughby (OSU) def. Jordan Cox (KSU) 70.5-66
Savannah Smith (KSU) def. Mackenzie Fugitt (OSU) 72-69
Jenna Blumer (OSU) def. Emily Stockford (KSU) 69.5-68.5
Katy Krshka* (OSU) def. Jesse Johnson (KSU) 71.5-71
Justine Peters (OSU) def. Kelly Boviard (KSU) 69.5-67.5
Total: W, 4-1
Overall Total: W, 1537-1484
**-Indicates Most Outstanding Performer