CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team opens up the 2019-20 season Sat., Oct. 26 and Sun., Oct. 27 with a pair of home shows at the University Teaching and Outreach Center (UTOC) in Crookston, Minn. The Golden Eagles are looking to build on their 2018-19 IHSA Regional Reserve Championship.
The Golden Eagles will commence at 1 p.m. on Saturday, and 9 a.m. Sunday. The horse show can be followed by watching the live stream at https://portal.stretchinternet.com/crk/
Minnesota Crookston is led by Whitney Fenna (Sr., Foley, Minn.) and Madeline Drayna (Sr., Milaca, Minn.), who will be competing for the team in Reining and Open Horsemanship. Jordyn Newberg (Jr., Deer River, Minn.) and Olivia Becker (So., Deer Park, Wis.) will compete in Level II Horsemanship for Minnesota Crookston. Whitney Weidenborner (Sr., Bemidji, Minn.) will compete in Level II Horsemanship Saturday, while Alyssa Evavold (Jr., Battle Lake, Minn.) will be in Level II Horsemanship Sunday.
April Klecker (So., Amboy, Minn.), Ashton Wold (Fr., Devils Lake, N.D.), Beatrice Streifel (So., Hawley, Minn.), and Rae Ann Michel (Jr., Monticello, Minn.) will compete in Level I Horsemanship.
Tristyn Hoechst (So,, Winnebago, Minn.), Rebecca Clark (Fr., Austin, Minn.), and Fahren Kolpack (Fr., Ontonagon, Mich.) will ride in Rookie B Horsemanship.
Savanna Weber (So., Silver Lake, Minn.), Faith Kowalke (Fr., Sartell, Minn.), and Grace Meyers (Fr., Fairmont, Minn.) will compete in Beginner Horsemanship for Minnesota Crookston.
245 Whitney Fenna – Reining and Open Horsemanship
499 Madeline Drayna – Reining and Open Horsemanship
261 Jordyn Newberg – Level II Horsemanship
386 Olivia Becker – Level II Horsemanship
444 Whitney Weidenborner – Level II Horsemanship (Saturday Only)
390 Alyssa Evavold – Level II Horsemanship (Sunday Only)
141 April Klecker – Level I Horsemanship
180 Ashton Wold – Level I Horsemanship
192 Beatrice Streifel – Level I Horsemanship
155 Rae Ann Michel – Level I Horsemanship
152 Tristyn Hoechst – Rookie B Horsemanship
124 Rebecca Clark – Rookie B Horsemanship
330 Fahren Kolpack – Rookie B Horsemanship
383 Savanna Weber – Beginner Horsemanship
315 Faith Kowalke – Beginner Horsemanship
250 Grace Meyers – Beginner Horsemanship