March 21, 2011

Equestrian Fifth at Brown

Freshman Emily White

Freshman Emily White

WARREN, RI-The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's equestrian team finished fifth in a 10-team field Saturday at a competition hosted by Brown, at Windswept Farm in Warren, RI.

For the Corsairs, freshman Emily White (Westport, MA/Bishop Stang HS), competing in the open division, placed second on the flat and third over fences. Freshman Chelsea O'Brien (North Attleboro, MA/Bishop Feehan HS) placed first in novice flat and second in intermediate fences, and senior Kerin Devine (Hanover, MA/Hanover HS) was second in intermediate flat and fifth in intermediate fences. Freshman Sarah Whitman (Hingham, MA/Hingham HS) placed sixth over novice fences.

In the walk/trot/canter division, freshman Hayley Paige (Springfield, MA/Cathedral HS) placed fourth, while sophomore Olivia Campbell (Pembroke, MA/Pembroke HS) placed sixth. Sophomore Michaela Frontiero (Gloucester, MA/Gloucester HS) placed fourth in her last walk trot class, while sophomore Kayla England (New Bedford, MA/New Bedford HS) placed third.