USC Aiken Riders Earn Ribbons at FENCE

Aiken, SC (02/27/2018) — Members of the University of South Carolina Aiken's equestrian club sports program competed in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association event at the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center near Tryon, N.C.

Several Pacers placed, earning ribbons for the team:

Brooklin Kuipers, a communication major from Holland, Mich.: 3rd Open over fences, 2nd Open flat

Cheyanne Gray, a biology major from Beaufort, S.C.: 3rd Novice over fences, 4th Novice flat

Yasmin Bedenbaugh, a psychology major from Gilbert, S.C.: 5th Novice over fences, 5th Novice flat

Anne Bond, a nursing major from Summerville, S.C.: 5th intermediate flat

Dora Burd, an engineering major from Easley, S.C.: 3rd Walk Trot

Wofford College, Converse College, and Furman University co-hosted the FENCE show, which featured 11 colleges from across the state competing in a variety of divisions.

The USC Aiken teams competes next on March 3 in a show at the College of Charleston.

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Brooklyn kuipers  02.24.18

Brooklyn Kuipers from Holland, Mich., earned ribbons during the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association event at the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center near Tryon, N.C. She is a communication major.

Anne bond yasmin bedenbaugh  02.24.18

From left, Anne Bond of Summerville, SC, and Yasmin Bedenbaugh of Gilbert, SC, earned ribbons during the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association event at the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center near Tryon, N.C. Bond is a nursing major, and Bedenbaugh is a psychology major.