Shows Start at 9AM
Click the links below for Results After the Show!
September 24, 2016 @ Seneca County Fairgrounds (Tiffin), AM & PM
October 1, 2016 @ Blue Lakes Farm (YSU),
AM & PM
November 5, 2016 @ UF, AM & PM
December 3, 2016 @ Equine Differences (Oberlin), AM & PM
February 18, 2017 @ UF, AM & PM
March 12, 2017 @ Blue Lakes Farm (Akron & YSU)
March 18-19, 2017 Semi Finals Show @ TBA
May 3-7, 2017 National Championship @ KHP, Lexington, KY
Horse Show Association “IHSA” provides collegiate riders of all skills the
opportunity to compete individually and as teams in competition. It was founded
on the principle that any college student should be able to participate in
horse shows regardless of his or her riding ability or financial status. IHSA offers 6 levels
of Western Riding, beginner through Open/Reining. IHSA membership has 8,300+ students and 370+
colleges and universities across the United States and Canada that participate
in the IHSA.
In IHSA the students do not
bring their own horses to the competition. Instead, the host college provides
all horses. The riders then participate in a “draw” to determine their mounts.
Once assigned, the rider will mount his/her horse, adjust stirrups and enter
the show ring. It is not necessary to be an
equestrian studies major to participate on the team. Many riders attend the University for a variety
of other degrees and compete on the team.
The western team coaches provide
3 practices per week, requiring each team member to attend one.
The University of Findlay covers
all varsity team travel and showing expenses.
The team member is required to supply approved show attire.
Tryouts are a three evening
affair. Each evening is dedicated to certain divisions. You tryout in the division you would be
The Western IHSA Team has a
fundraiser each fall selling ads that help defer the cost of team jackets. The team runs an IEA Show at the UF facilities
and have an Invitational in the Spring to add to their fundraising efforts. The UF Western Equestrian Team
members are encouraged to give back to the community. They donate their portion
of the 50/50 from each IHSA show held at UF to the Make a Wish Foundation. The team members also donate time at the City
IHSA Western Team Coaches:
Head Coach: Cindy Morehead
Asst. Coach: Clark Bradley
Graduate Asst.: Makena Lawrence
2016 IHSA NATIONAL RESULTS
Beginner Western Horsemanship
3rd- Megan Dulle
|Intermediate Western Horsemanship
||7th- Erica Frantz
9th- Casey Bates
|Novice Western Horsemanship
3rd- Julia Roshelli
|Advanced Western Horsemanship
||8th- Sarah Shedd
7th- Lauren Martin
|Open Western Horsemanship
5th- Marissa Phillips
|National Champion- |
3rd- Holly Phillips
|Open Reining||4th- Elizabeth Hayes||6th- Kayla Magrum|