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Kelsey Urban
Kelsey  Urban


East Hampton, Conn.

High School:
East Hampton



Social Work


Gamecocks Open Spring Schedule with 16-3 Win Over UT-Martin

Carolina faces SEC foe Georgia next Saturday in Blythewood


Equestrian Team Holds End of Season Banquet on Sunday

Amber Henter and Sam Chiodo named captains for 2014-2015 season


South Carolina Boasts 70 Student-Athletes on SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll

Gamecocks rank second behind only Georgia


Gamecock Equestrians to Participate in Curing Kids Cancer Event on Saturday

Gamecocks to pull fire truck to raise money for Curing Kids Cancer


Gamecock Equestrian Lands 20 Riders on NCEA Academic Honor Roll

Six Carolina riders named to NCEA Academic First-Team


Equestrian at Auburn (Nov. 9, 2013)

The Gamecocks defeated Auburn, 12-6, at the Auburn University Horse Center.


Equestrian vs. Kansas State (9/20/2013)

The Gamecocks defeated Kansas State, 15-5, in the season opener on Friday at One Wood Farm.

2015-2016: 1-0 record... Won a horsemanship exhibition over No. 8 TCU on Oct. 2, beating her opponent, 69.5-67... Competed in a horsemanship on the road against No. 6 Texas A&M on Oct. 29... Opened the spring semester with a 72.5-72 victory over UT-Martin on Jan. 30 as part of a 5-0 sweep for the horsemanship team... Competed in a horsemanship exhibition in the Senior Day meet against No. 3 Texas A&M on Feb. 20.

2014-2015: 6-6-1 record in horsemanship with two MVPs ... Competed in the season opener at No. 6 Kansas State on Sept. 19... Won her first point of the season on Oct. 31 against No. 9 Texas A&M, knocking off her opponent, 74.5-73.5 to win her first MVP of the season... Held her Fresno State opponent to a 74-74 tie on Nov. 7... In the fall finale at No. 8 Oklahoma State on Nov. 21, she won her point, 71.5-65.5... In the neutral site victory over Delaware State at the UGA Equestrian Complex on Feb. 7, she beat her Hornet opponent, 76-69.5... On Feb. 21 at Texas A&M, she knocked off her Aggie opponent, 75-73... In the Senior Day victory over No. 4 Auburn on Feb. 28, she won her second MVP of the season, winning her point, 76.5-74.5... Competed at the SEC Championship... In the semifinal meet against Texas A&M on March 27, she beat her opponent, 143-133.5.

2013-2014: 3-4 record in horsemanship... Competed in the season opener vs. No. 5 Kansas State on Sept. 20... Won her first point of the season on Oct. 4 in a road meet at Delaware State, defeating her opponent, 71-70... Closed out the fall with a 71.5-70 win at Auburn on Nov. 9... In the win at Georgia on Feb. 8, she picked up a 75.5-74 win over her Bulldog opponent... In the senior day victory over Auburn on March 1, she performed a demonstration ride, scoring 69.5... Second-year letter winner.

2012-2013: 2013 SEC Co-Freshman Horsemanship Rider of the Year... 2013 SEC All-Freshman Equestrian Team (Horsemanship)... 6-4-2 overall record in Horsemanship with one MVP... 6-4 regular season record in Horsemanship with one MVP... 0-0-2 postseason record... Competed in her first ride as a Gamecock on Oct. 4 against No. 3 Auburn... Picked up her first win as a Gamecock and her first MVP as a Gamecock on Nov. 1 in the upset win at No. 1 Georgia, as she defeated her opponent 76-72.5, with her score of 76 being the event-high... Won her second straight point on Nov. 16 at No. 4 Texas A&M, dropping her opponent, 75-70.5... Won her third straight point of the season and third road point of the season a day later on Nov. 17 at No. 8 Baylor, as she defeated her opponent, 75.5-73. Was named Rider of the Month in Horsemanship by the Southeastern Conference for the month of November, becoming the first Gamecock Western rider to be named the SEC's Rider of the Month... Improved to 4-2 on the season when she won her fourth consecutive road point on Feb. 14 at No. 2 Auburn, 79.5-76.5... Picked up her fist home win on March 1 against Delaware State, defeating her opponent 72.5-62.5 as part of a 5-0 sweep for the Horsemanship team... Won her fifth road point on March 9 in the regular season finale at No. 3 Oklahoma State, defeating her opponent, 72-71... Competed at SEC's, going 0-0-2... In the opening round meet vs. No. 1 Georgia, she held her Bulldog opponent to a 138.5-138.5 tie... In the SEC Championship meet vs. No. 2 Auburn, she held her Tiger opponent to a 145-145 tie... Fall 2012 Dean's List... Fall 2012 Athletic Director's Honor Roll...Spring 2013 Dean's List... Spring 2013 Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Voted Most Outstanding Freshman at the team banquet... First-year letter winner.

Season Event Meets MVP Win Loss Tie SEC
2015-16 Horsemanship 1 0 1 0 0 0-0
2014-15 Horsemanship 13 2 6 6 1 3-3
2013-14 Horsemanship 7 0 3 4 0 2-2
2012-13 Horsemanship 12 1 6 4 2 0-0
Career Horsemanship 33 3 16 14 3 5-5

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