Updates

1/12/2017: We are excited for a wonderful spring semester! Lessons start this week and our first show is IHSA at Emory and Henry on Feb. 4-5. We welcome Asia Parker, Abby Trombley, and Emily Ecclestone as our new IHSA captains for 2017!

8/30/2016: Welcome back to Wake Forest!!! New riders, we are so excited to meet you! Come meet us at the activities fair on September 6th, then join us for our interest meeting on September 7th at 8 pm in Benson 344! Tryouts are at Hidden K Stables on September 10/11!!!

6/5/2016: We are excited to announce our first IHSA home show, to be held at Hidden K Stables on October 15, 2016! 

2/26/2016:
 Congratulations to the IHSA team for winning Reserve High Point team at their show last weekend at Virginia Tech, and to Abbey Trombley, who won both of her classes on Sunday and was Reserve High Point Rider for the day! Congratulations also goes to all of our riders- Lauren Holt, Alexandra Dow, Sarah Moran, Meagan Rosenberg, Dana Dettmer, and Margaret Collins- who have qualified for the upcoming Regional Finals in March, many of whom qualified last weekend!
1/15/2016- Welcome back, riders!

4/26/15 - Congratulations to Meagan Rosenberg for her win at IDA Nationals last weekend! We are so proud of her progress and success. Way to represent our team, Meagan! 

4/14/15- We are honored to announce that we have been selected as the club sport of the semester! Huge thank you to all of our members and our coach for their hard work and dedication!

3/21/15- The dressage team unfortunately had their home show rained out today. We are planning on having a dressage clinic instead the next day with the judge to help our riders get the most constructive feedback.

2/27/15- Successful weekend at regionals! Competitive rides with a couple girls being so close to moving onto Zones! Great way to finish out our Hunt Seat show season 

2/20/15- Congratulations on the first show of the semester! We finished a weekend at Virginia Tech with many blues and even more riders qualifying for regionals! Successful weekend in the snow! 

1/19/14- Welcome back equestrians from winter break! 


11/8/14 - Today was our last IHSA for the Fall semester at VTech. We came in at overall Team 2nd and two of our team members, Covington and Hannah, qualified for Regionals!

11/2/14 - Today was our IHSA show at Elon! Our team did a great job with many members placing in the tops of their divisions!

10/27/14 - Congrats to both Eleanor and Meagan for winning their division at the IDA show at ASU this weekend!

10/19/14 - Today was our IHSA show at High Point! In addition to our team mates, we also brought 8 of our own horses to compete at the show and they performed fantastically!

10/11/14 - Today at VTech we came in Team 2nd! We had 3 team members win firsts, including Asia who was Reserve High Point Rider of the Day. In addition, Meagan qualified for Regionals in Adv. WTC!

10/4/14 - We had our 1st IHSA show at Averett today. We had 4 team members get 1sts and our team overall placed 3rd! Margaret was also Reserve High Point Rider for the day! A great start to the season!

9/27/14 - Our home dressage show was a huge success! Our horses were great and our teams did really well too.

9/06/14 - Team tryouts were a great success! We welcomed many new team members!

4/7/14 - Congrats to Margaret for being 3rd at Zones this past weekend and Olivia for being 2nd in the Cacchione cup! 

3/30/14 - Today we had 5 team members attend the IHSA Regionals at VTech and one of our riders qualified for Zones!

3/22/14 - We had our IDA Home show today! Our teams ended up 3rd and 4th overall, Cecilia won the regional Sportsmanship Award, and Lauren qualified for IDA Nationals!



3/06/14 - New YouTube video and channel! Check it Out: Highlight Video

2/23/14 - One of our Dressage teams was 2nd overall today!

2/09/14 - We had our first show of the semester! Sunday we ended up 4th team overall and had High Point Rider of the day!

11/04/13 - As a team we were awarded the great opportunity of purchasing a set of eight hunter fences (complete with roll tops, gates, walls, and more!) so we can host an IHSA home show in the future and to practice our jumping. We are so thankful for the capital funding process and we can't wait to get jumping!


11/03/13 - Today our team was reserve champion at the IHSA Zone 5 Region 4 show at Elon University. Congrats WFU!

09/07/13 - Today we held our fall tryouts and they were a great success. We had 18 new riders try out! Looking forward to a great show season.

07/29/13 - Our fall tryouts have been scheduled for September 7th, 2013 at Hidden K Stables. Look out for more information on tryouts and an informational meeting for new riders. The captains can't wait to welcome back all of our previous riders and are looking forward to many new riders and a great show season!

05/04/13 - Today was our senior appreciation get together at a vineyard where we attended a Derby party fundraiser for Hidden K Stables Rescue and Rehab. The girls had a great time cheering for the horses, supporting the rescue, honoring our seniors, and having one last get together before going home for the summer.
 
The team mates at the Derby Party!
Seniors Olivia, Sam, and Hilary with our coach Michelle!
From left to right, Olivia, coach Michelle, Sam, and Hilary.


05/01/13 - Last weekend Sam Ferraro (senior) and Amanda Tilchin (Junior) went to IDA (dressage) nationals to represent Wake Forest! Congrats Girls!

04/2/13 - Two teammates competed in Zone 5 Region 4 Regional Competition at Virginia Tech on March 31st. Sam Ferraro, a senior, placed 3rd in Novice Flat. Shelby, a junior, placed 5th in Walk Trot Canter. We are very proud of these riders and can't wait to send more teammates next year!

03/24/13- We are so happy to announce that at the WFU home IDA Dressage show on March 23, 2013 was a success!
  •  Wake won 1st place team!
  • Amanda Tilchin, a junior, was high point rider. She is also reserve champion in upper training.
  • In a tie for best in the region in Lower Training Lauren Sussman, a freshman, and Sam Ferraro, senior, tied! 
  • Sam Ferraro will be going to IDA nationals in lower training
  • Everyone did a great job and we can't wait for the next home show!

WFU Dressage Team


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