CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team will host a pair of home shows at the University Teaching and Outreach Center (UTOC) Saturday, February 20 and Sunday, February 21. Saturday’s meet will commence at 1 p.m., while Sunday’s will get underway at 10 a.m.
The competition both days will be live streamed at https://nsicnetwork.com/goldeneaglesports/
The meet will be the first IHSA competitions for the western equestrian team. The Golden Eagles competed in an NCEA match against University of Tennessee at Martin last weekend. UMN Crookston is looking to build on a strong season in 2019-20. The Golden Eagles sent four riders to the IHSA Semi Finals before the remainder of the 2019-20 season was cancelled due to COVID-19.
Fans are currently not allowed at equestrian events due to the space needed to host all of the teams for the event with COVID-19 protocols in place.
Here are rider numbers for this weekend for the Golden Eagles:
Savanna Weber, Jr. Silver Lake, Minn. – 292
Beatrice Streifel, Jr., Hawley, Minn. – 448
Kayley Silva, Fr., Courtland, Minn. – 290
Adrianne Schaunaman, Sr., Aberdeen, S.D. – 277
Jenna Pedrow, Fr., Blaine, Minn. – 434
Jordyn Newberg, Sr., Deer River, Minn. – 284
Rae Ann Michel, Sr., Monticello, Minn. – 345
Grace Meyers, So., Fairmont, Minn. – 492
Fahren Kolpack, So., Ontonagon, Mich. – 288
April Klecker, Jr., Amboy, Minn. – 456
Zoey Haas, Fr., Farmington, Minn. – 364
Alyssa Evavold, Sr., Battle Lake, Minn. – 308
Ally Eblen, Fr., Belgrade, Minn. – 437
Rebecca Clark, So., Austin, Minn. – 334
Olivia Becker, Jr., Deer Park, Wis. – 296
Tristyn Bair, Jr., Winnebago, Minn. – 271