Jan. 30, 2013
Oklahoma State’s fifth-ranked equestrian team will host third-ranked Texas A&M this Saturday in a top 5 matchup between the two schools. The meet will begin at 10 a.m. at the Animal Science Arena.
About the Cowgirls
Oklahoma State is 5-3 on the season, after defeating Delaware State, 15-3, and Tennessee-Martin, 16-4, this past weekend.
OSU In the Rankings
The Cowgirls are ranked fifth in the latest Women’s Intercollegiate Equestrian National Coaches Poll. They received 64 points in the poll, just behind SEC powers Texas A&M (68), Georgia (68), Auburn (99) and South Carolina (103).
About the Opponents
Texas A&M is 4-3 on the season and ranked third in the latest poll.
The Cowgirls fell to the Aggies in last year’s NCEA Western Championship, 975.5-1116.5 but also defeated the Aggies 2404-2386 in the Big 12 Championship. The regular season series was split with the Aggies winning the first meet 14-8 and the Cowgirls winning 13-10 in the spring.
Key to Success
Oklahoma State is 5-0 on the season when the Hunter Seat team wins.
The Animal Science Arena is located on McElroy, west of Western and on the south side of the road.