Five Santa Fe Christian School equestrian team members earn champion recognition

Five girls from Santa Fe Christian Schools recently received champion recognition in the 2009 Greater San Diego Hunter Jumper Association Championship Show.

Competing in various events were Victoria Tuck, Champion in the Children’s Hunter Classic; Paige Pullman, Champion in the Equitation Flat; Madison Root, Champion in the Modified Junior/Amateur Hunter Classic; Jacqui Walker, Champion in the Novice and Maiden Equitation Flat, and Ali Acosta, Reserved Champion in the Green Rider Hunter Class.

Recognizing an interest in equestrian activities, a group of 10 SFC girls organized and created an Equestrian Team at the school, which now has 19 members. They will become members of the San Diego Scholastic Equestrian League, which was formed to provide students in the equestrian sports the support and recognition that mainstream sports receive at the junior and senior high school level.

Students who participate in many of the local and regional horse shows will continue to participate in those shows earning individual points and awards. In addition, as an SDSEL team Santa Fe Christian will earn a second set of award and points that go towards the school team.

Each student/rider’s current trainer will act as their coach/trainer at the SDSEL shows, with the school team being required to participate in a minimum of four shows to qualify for the final event. Students can compete in a variety of classes including Hunter, Jumper, and Dressage as well as Equitation Flat and Medals Classes.

For more information about Santa Fe Christian programs call (858) 755-8900 or go to www.sfcs.net.

Related posts:

  1. Santa Fe Christian drama students inspired by actor
  2. Five Santa Fe Christian students qualify as National Merit Scholars
  3. Santa Fe Christian students strive to ‘play like Will’
  4. Three Rancho Santa Fe Boy Scouts earn their Eagle badges
  5. Santa Fe Christian National Honor Society inductees

Short URL: http://www.delmartimes.net/?p=3732

Posted by on Nov 26, 2009. Filed under Archives. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Archives

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

LA JOLLA NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RSS RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

  • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices honored with Stevie Gold Award
    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices was recently named Startup of the Year in the 2014 American Business Awards, earning the brokerage the Stevie Gold award. The award was presented at the Fairmont Millennium Park Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. “Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is among a select few organizations to be entrusted with the Berkshire Hathaway name,” co […]
  • Rancho Santa Fe sports update
    Santa Fe Christian lost to Carlsbad 35-7 in a nonleague game on Sept. 12. The Eagles’ only score came in the third quarter, when Matthew McRoskey completed a 54-yard scoring pass to Caleb Phillips. Reece Walker rushed for 50 yards on four carries and Benton Weeks gained 29 rushing yards on 11 carries. […]
  • Red Envelope Friday fundraiser returns to benefit Rancho Santa Fe School
    The Rancho Santa Fe Education Foundation’s annual Red Envelope Friday fundraiser returns Sept. 26. All families are encouraged to contribute “Your Share” in support of a world-class education for their children at R. Roger Rowe School during Red Envelope Friday. Making a contribution is easy! On Sept. 26, volunteers will be at drop off and pick up lines at t […]