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SEC Equestrian Riders of the Month

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SEC Equestrian Riders of the Month (September 2019)

FLAT: Madison Sellman, South Carolina

  • Sellman came up huge when the team needed her, tallying the highest flat score of the meet en route to clinching a 3-1 win on the flat.

FENCES: Tyler Petrie, South Carolina

  • Petrie's ride, the highest fences score of the meet, proved to be crucial for the Gamecocks in securing a 3-2 category win and helping to solidify the 11-8 victory.

HORSEMANSHIP: Olivia Torfoff, Auburn

  • Kicked off her career at Auburn with a 77-75.5 victory at #10 UT Martin, securing the first MOP honor of her career.
  • Her 77 was the highest score of the day
  • Capped the weekend with a 76.5-71.5 vs. #4 Oklahoma State.
  • Her five-point margin of victory was the most by any student-athlete on the day in the event.

REINING: Deanna Green, Auburn

  • Kicked off her junior season with two wins in the event.
  • Opened with a 69-0 victory at #10 UT Martin, helping the Tigers sweep the Skyhawks in the event.
  • Earned MOP honors vs. #4 Oklahoma State, edging her opponent by .5 with a 72.5-72 victory.
  • Her 72.5 was the highest score earned by any Tiger on the weekend.