Nicole Bourgeois
Nicole Bourgeois

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sherwood, Ore.

High School:
Sherwood

Event:
Equitation & Over Fences

Experience:
2VL


2008-09: Competed in 14 events in equitation over fences, going 9-4-1 with two MVP rides ... Member of S.E.C. and VENC teams ... Earned nation's No. 6 seed in the individual equitation over fences VENC bracket ... Defeated Georgia's Emma Lipman 90-81.5 for highest score of the season and her first MVP ride of the year ... Swept the Bulldogs in the regular season with a win over Kacy Jenkins as well ... Earned MVP honors in 83-75 win at Fresno State ... Largest margin of victory came in 77-66 win against TCU ... Went undefeated in team competition at VENC's with a 2-0-1 record, courtesy of wins against Baylor and Oklahoma State with a tie against Georgia ... SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2007-08: Competed in 13 events in equitation over fences, going 8-5 on the season ... Member of S.E.C. and VENC teams ... Posted an 85-45 victory in an MVP ride against Oklahoma State for her high score of the season and largest margin of victory ... Went 2-0 at the S.E.C.'s with an MVP ride against Auburn and win against Georgia ... Improved with each round at the VENC's, finishing with a 166-150 win against Baylor and a 2-1 record at nationals.

2006-07: Member of the National Champion Hunt Seat Team...One of USC's top returning English riders...Competed in nine events, going 8-1-1 in equitation over fences...Posted a 3-0 record at VENC's...Highest point spread was 10 in victory over Fresno State...Won her final event of the season at the VENC's, 169-140, against Georgia...Named to SEC Freshmen Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Graduated from Sherwood H.S....A two-time USEF champion...Was ranked second in the country in Large Junior Hunters (16-17)...Was named the 2006 Grand Circuit Champion Junior Hunter 16-17 at Indio...The 2006 Circuit Reserve Champion in Equitation, 16-17...Qualified for the USEF medal and Maclay finals...In 2005, she was the USEF Zone 9 Large Hunter 16-17 champion and the Medal champion...A Maclay Regional Champion... The Oregon Hunter Jumper Association Junior Hunter Champion...Zone 9 WCHR Junior Hunter rider.