New Members 2017-2018 Season

September 18, 2017

The UConn Equestrian Team is proud to announce the addition of twelve new members. They are:

  • Abigail Boyd
  • Arianna Prinz
  • Bethany Pilon
  • Emma Bayuk
  • Jami Glass
  • Jill Weisberg
  • Julia Lineweber
  • Katherine Aristi
  • Katie Doran
  • Kira Vigue
  • Sophia Pellegrino
  • Victoria Foley

Check out our Instagram and Facebook page for more information about each rider!

End of Season Update

March 9, 2017

UCET had a fantastic season. Congratulations to the following riders for qualifying for regionals in their respective divisions.

 

Open Fences

Samantha Prusak

 

Intermediate Fences

Bridget Borowy

Elizabeth Pizella

Lisa Russo

Rebecca Mazzaferro

Marina Coleman

Kirsten Wesolek

 

Novice Fences

Barbara Hill

Martine Maschio

Meghan Malloy

 

Open Flat

Marina Coleman

Kristen Malec

Samantha Prusak

 

Intermediate Flat

Greer Lesnieski

Kirsten Wesolek

Samantha Calzone

Bridget Borowy

Rebecca Mazzaferro

 

Novice Flat

Lisa Russo

Martine Maschio

 

Walk Trot Canter

Emily Quercia

Samantha Stine

Ashley Meagan Ortiz

Katie Shaffer

Jillian Boylan

Melanie Pietrunti

Nicole Saidnaway

 

Walk Trot

Samantha Doyle

Madeline Lesko

Eliza Baker

Connecticut College Show

UCET finished up our regular season shows at Connecticut College on a very cold and windy Saturday, March 4th.

 

Congratulations to the following riders for winning their classes: Marina Coleman, Meghan Malloy, Nicole Saidnaway, and Ashley Meagan Ortiz.

 

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UConn Home Show

March 8, 2017

UConn had a great final home show of the season; we finished as reserve high point team!

 

Congratulations to the following riders on winning their classes: Marina Coleman, Greer Lesnieski, Kirsten Wesolek, and Samantha Doyle.

 

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Fairfield University Show

February 14, 2017

Despite blizzard conditions, UConn Equestrian Team persevered and tied with Sacred Heart for high point team! Junior Marina Coleman finished as high point rider.

 

Congratulations to the following riders on winning their classes: Marina Coleman, Samantha Calzone, Jillian Boylan, Bethany Keene, and Samantha Doyle

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Trinity Horse Show

February 13, 2017

UCET had a great first show of the Spring Semester, finishing as reserve high point team.

 

Congratulations to the following riders for winning their classes: Samantha Prusak, Marina Coleman, Meghan Malloy, Jillian Boylan, and Madeline Lesko.

 

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End of Semester Update

December 6, 2016

UCET’s fall show season has come to a close. The team finished with  1 high point team titles, 3 reserve high point team titles, and 2 high point riders. Our riders won a total of 34 classes!

Congratulations to the following riders for qualifying for regionals:

Intermediate O/F

  • Bridget Borowy
  • Elizabeth Pizella
  • Rebecca Mazzaferro

Open Flat

  • Marina Coleman

Intermediate Flat

  • Greer Lesnieski
  • Kirsten Wesolek
  • Samantha Calzone
  • Bridget Borowy
  • Rebecca Mazzaferro

Novice Flat

  • Lisa Russo
  • Martine Maschio

Advanced Walk Trot Canter

  • Emily Quercia
  • Samantha Stine
  • Katie Shaffer
  • Melanie Pietrunti

Sacred Heart University Show

UConn had a good final show of the semester at Sacred Heart University on Sunday, December 4th.

Congratulations to Kristen Malec, Greer Lesnieski, and Madeline Lesko for winning their classes!

We can’t wait to be back in the show ring next semester, starting off next semester at Trinity College on February 5th.

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UConn Home Show

November 21, 2016

UCET had a fantastic home show on Saturday, November 19th. Captain Samantha Calzone received high point rider and the team finished as reserve high point team overall.

Congratulations to Samantha Calzone, Rebecca Mazzaferro, Lisa Russo, Amanda Lyons, Grace Landry, Nicole Saidnaway, and Eliza Baker for winning their classes!

IHSA founder Bob Cacchione stopped by to celebrate the organizations 50th anniversary and share his words of wisdom with the team.

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Trinity Show

November 14, 2016

We had a great show on Sunday, November 13th at Trinity College. UCET finished as high point team.

Congratulations to Rebecca Mazzaferro, Marina Coleman, Bridget Borowy, Jillian Boylan, and Madeline Lesko on winning their classes!

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