SWEET BRIAR, Va. - After a third place finish at the Bridgewater IHSA on Saturday, the Hollins riding team regained the top spot in the regional team standings with a reserve champion finish Sunday at the Lynchburg IHSA, hosted by Sweet Briar College.
The team picked up 40 points, just one point behind the day's champion, Washington and Lee.
Kaitlyn Okin picked up a first place in intermediate flat and June Garvin grabbed a first in limit flat. Morgan DeWitt (first in novice flat) and Alex Sanchez (first in intro) continued their strong start to the season, helping Hollins secure their spot. Caitlyn Sheffer grabbed a second in open flat and Katelyn Mosmiller picked up a third in limit fences.
Hollins 110 points currently leads the region, followed by Washington and Lee and Virginia Tech with 106 and UVA with 105.
Results from 2019 Lynchburg IHSA Horse Show
Sheffer: 5th open fences, 2nd open flat
Logan Landfriend: 4th intermediate fences
Okin: 1st intermediate flat
Courtney Wilson: 4th intermediate flat
Mosmiller: 3rd limit fences
Garvin: 1st limit flat
DeWitt: 1st novice flat
Sanches: 1st intro
VA Tech 36
Hollins will have next weekend off before traveling to Charlottesville on Nov. 2 for the UVA IHSA.