Maggie Fortune
Maggie Fortune

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Hartford, Conn.

High School:
Kingswood-Oxford

Event:
Horsemanship

Experience:
4VL

Major:
History


08/15/2012

Inaugural SEC Equestrian Championship Set for March 29-30

Auburn selected to host first ever conference championship

07/09/2012

Gamecocks Land 121 Student-Athletes on SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina ranks second among SEC on this list

06/01/2012

SEC to Sponsor Equestrian Championship Starting in 2012-2013

South Carolina, Auburn, Georgia, and Texas A&M all sponsor equestrian

05/11/2012

Equestrian Team Invited as Special Guests to President's House

Dr. Pastides and wife Patricia host team reception

04/23/2012

Equestrian Team Holds End of Season Banquet

Team MVP Announced Tonight at Gamecock Gala

05/11/2012

Equestrian Team Reception with Dr. Pastides

President Dr. Harris Pastides and his wife Patricia hosted the Equestrian team for a reception (4/16/2012)

04/23/2012

2011-2012 Equestrian Team Banquet

4/18/12 - The Equestrian team held its annual end of season banquet on Wednesday in the Champions Club at Williams Brice.

03/31/2012

Gamecocks Win 2012 Southern Equestrian Championship

The South Carolina Equestrian team upset No. 1 Georgia to win the 2012 Southern Equestrian Championship.

03/21/2012

Equestrian vs. TCU (9/30/2011)

South Carolina defeated TCU, 14-6, on Friday at One Wood Farm. Photos by Mike Slade.

03/20/2012

Equestrian vs. Baylor (2/26/2012)

The Gamecocks upset No. 4 Baylor, 15-4, on Senior Day at One Wood Farm. Photos by Juan Blas.

2011-2012: Western team captain... 2011-2012 Team MVP... Finished 9th in the Amateur Horsemanship finals at the 2011 AQHA World Show in Oklahoma City on Nov. 8... 8-6-3 regular and postseason combined record... 6-2-3 regular season record in Horsemanship with one MVP... 2-4 postseason record... picked up her first win and first MVP of the season in a 74-71.5 decision at Auburn on Oct. 8... earned her second win of the season on Oct. 29 at New Mexico State, 73.5-73... closed out the fall semester with a Horsemanship team-high 75.5 to defeat her Georgia opponent on Nov. 4... Held her Oklahoma State to a 74-74 tie on Jan. 29, helping give the Horsemanship team a 3-1 win... Defeated her opponent 70.5-69.5 at UT-Martin on Feb. 11 as part of a 5-0 sweep for the Horsemanship team... Defeated her Tiger opponent, 68.5-68, on Feb. 25 as part of a 4-1 Horsemanship win and 12-6 overall win over No. 1 Auburn... Held her Baylor opponent to a 75-75 tie at home on Senior Day on Feb. 26 as part of a 4-0 Horsemanship shutout over the fourth-ranked Bears... Closed out the regular season with a 74-71.5 win at Delaware State on March 16... Competed at SEC's, going 0-2... Competed at Nationals, going 2-2 - Went 2-for-2 on Day-1 at Nationals with victories over Tennessee-Martin and Auburn on April 12... Fall 2011 President's List... Spring 2012 President's List... Fourth-year letter winner.

2010-2011: Received an Honorable Mention on the inaugural Varsity Equestrian All-American list for Horsemanship... 10-6 regular-season and post-season combined record... 7-4 regular-season record in Horsemanship... 3-2 post-season record... Three MVP's... defeated South Dakota State 73-69 on 9/25 in the Western team's season opener... won her second ride of the season 10/23 at UGA, a 76-75 decision over Laura Upton... competed in all four Western competitions during the fall semester... won her ride 75-74 at Baylor while picking up her first MVP of the season on 1/30... Won her ride as part of a 5-0 Horsemanship sweep over No. 3 Georgia on 2/5... earned a 73-72.5 win at Auburn on 2/19... won her second MVP of the season and second over Baylor on 2/27 at the Best of the West Tournament, picking up a 72.5-68.5 win... earned her third MVP of the season on 3/19 with a 73-70.5 win over her New Mexico State opponent on Senior Day... Member of the 2011 S.E.C. team... At the 2011 Southern Equestrian Championships, picked up a 149-148 Horsemanship win against Georgia... Member of the VENC team... Went 2-2 at Nationals... In the opening round at Nationals, she defeated her Delaware State opponent, 150-148.5... In the fifth-place competition against Oklahoma State, she defeated her Cowgirl opponent, 146.5-145.5... Third-year letter winner... SEC Academic Honor Roll... Fall 2010 President's List... Spring 2011 President's List.

2009-2010: Seven regular season wins... three MVP awards... member of the Southern Equestrian Championships competition team... went 1-0 at the Southern Equestrian Championships... Member of the Varsity Equestrian National Championships competition team... 2-2 record at VENC's... SEC Academic Honor Roll... Second-year letter winner... Fall 2009 Dean's List... Spring 2010 Dean's List.

2008-09: Went 6-8-1 in horsemanship with two MVP rides ... Member of S.E.C. and VENC teams ... Earned an MVP honor in her first collegiate competition when she defeated Kansas State's Laura Browne 73.5-71 ... Rode to a draw against Auburn at 73.5 ... Later defeated Auburn's Courtney Kobak 69.5-68 ... Earned 71.5-69 win against Georgia ... Grabbed her second MVP honor in her ride at the S.E.C.'s despite dropping the match by a close score of 148-145 ... Went 2-2 at VENC's with wins against South Dakota State and TCU ... Named to SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll... Spring 2009 Dean's List.

High School: Placed sixth at the 2006 Youth World Show...Earned 10th place at the 2007 Youth World Show...Competed in three events at the 2007 American Quarter Horse Congress, earning Reserve Hi-Point 15-18 honors...Third in Youth Trail, fourth in Horsemanship and 11th in Youth Showmanship at 2007 AQH Congress.

MAGGIE FORTUNE - Horsemanship
Year # Meets Record MVP's Reg. Season SEC NCEA
2011-12 17 8-6-3 1 6-2-3 0-2 2-2
2010-11 16 10-6 3 7-4 1-0 2-2
2009-10 16 9-6-1 3 6-4-1 1-0 2-2
2008-09 -- -- -- -- -- --
Total 49 27-18-4 7 19-10-4 2-2 6-6