Carolina set a program record for fall wins this season
Samantha Kraus and Abigail Pait win their first career MVP honors
Johnna Letchworth wins her 20th career MVP on Saturday
Samantha Smith, Johnna Letchworth, and Katherine Schmidt earn NCEA honors
Katherine Schmidt goes 2-for-2 with one MVP
President Dr. Harris Pastides and his wife Patricia hosted the Equestrian team for a reception (4/16/2012)
4/18/12 - The Equestrian team held its annual end of season banquet on Wednesday in the Champions Club at Williams Brice.
The South Carolina Equestrian team upset No. 1 Georgia to win the 2012 Southern Equestrian Championship.
2013-2014: 10-2 record in hunt seat action with two MVP's... 5-1 record in equitation on the flat with two MVP's... 5-1 record in equitation over fences... Opened the season with 2-for-2 performances in four straight meets... In the season opener vs. No. 5 Kansas State on Sept. 20, she picked up an 84-72 win in equitation over fences along with an 81-78 win in equitation on the flat... Went 2-for-2 vs. Fresno State on Sept. 27, winning her point in equitation over fences, 85-74, followed by a 72-42 win in equitation on the flat... Improved to 6-0 on the season in the team's first road meet of the season, going 2-for-2 at Delaware State on Oct. 4 while winning her first MVP of the season - edged her opponent, 79-74 in equitation over fences, then went on to win her first MVP of the season with an 85-49 victory in equitation on the flat... Improved to 8-0 on Oct. 5 in a neutral site meet against SMU, defeating her opponent, 85-83 in equitation over fences, followed by an 82-79 win in equitation on the flat along with her second MVP of the year... In the SEC opener against No. 1 Georgia on Oct. 11, she picked up an 84-82 victory in equitation over fences... Won her 10th point of the season on Oct. 25 at No. 9 Texas A&M, defeating her opponent, 76-75, in equitation on the flat.
2012-2013: 2013 SEC Freshman Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Year... 2013 SEC All-Freshman Equestrian Team (Equitation Over Fences and Equitation on the Flat)... 15-11-1 overall record with two MVP's... 11-7-1 regular season record in Hunt Seat action with two MVP's... 6-3-1 regular season record in Equitation Over Fences and 4-4 regular season record in Equitation on the Flat with two MVP's... 4-4 postseason record (2-2 in Equitation on the Flat; 2-2 in Equitation Over Fences)... Picked up her first career win in her first ride as a Gamecock against No. 5 Oklahoma State on Sept. 29, winning her point in Equitation Over Fences, 82-79 as part of a 5-0 sweep for the jumping squad... Held her Auburn opponent to an 81-81 tie in Equitation Over Fences on Oct. 4, which proved critical as the Gamecocks defeated the Tigers, 10-9... In the upset win at No. 1 Georgia on Nov. 2, she picked up an Equitation Over Fences win, 78-75... Went 4-0 during the month of November with one Most Outstanding Player award... Went 2-for-2 on the road at No. 4 Texas A&M on Nov. 16 while also winning her first career Most Outstanding Player award - started the meet with an event-high score of 81 on the Flat to defeat her Aggie opponent while also earning the M.O.P. for the event, then completed her 2-for-2 day with an 84-71 victory in Equitation Over Fences... Capped off her perfect November with an 83-71 win in Equitation Over Fences at No. 8 Baylor on Nov. 17... Began the spring semester with a 1-for-2 day against No. 3 Georgia on Feb. 2, as she defeated her Bulldog opponent, 81-78 in Equitation on the Flat... Went 1-for-2 at No. 2 Auburn on Feb. 14, picking up a 90-71 victory over her Tiger opponent in Equitation Over Fences... Went 1-for-2 at home on Feb. 23 vs. No. 6 Texas A&M as she picked up an 81-68 win over her Aggie opponent in Equitation Over Fences... Went 2-for-2 in the home finale against Delaware State on March 1, picking up an 88-86 win in Equitation Over Fences and an 84-60 win in Equitation on the Flat... Closed out the regular season winning her second MVP of the season with an event-high score of 78 in Equitation on the Flat to defeat her opponent at No. 3 Oklahoma State on March 9... Competed at SEC's, going 3-1 for the Gamecocks including a perfect 2-0 mark in Equitation on the Flat... In the opening round meet vs. No. 1 Georgia on March 28, she went 2-for-2, winning her points in Equitation Over Fences and Equitation on the Flat... In the championship meet vs. No. 2 Auburn on March 29, she scored an event-high 161 to defeat her Tiger opponent... Competed at NCEA Nationals, going 1-3... In the semifinals vs. Georgia, she defeated her Bulldog opponent, 150-141, in Equitation Over Fences... Second-year letter winner.
2011-2012: Joined the team in the spring of 2012... Redshirt season... First-year letter winner.