OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -- In the event’s inaugural year, Texas A&M equestrian senior Carey Nowacek won the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Collegiate Horsemanship Challenge.
The San Antonio, Texas, native was the No. 1 seed entering Thursday night’s finals after competing against a field of 16 collegiate riders from around the country. Nowacek bested three other riders in the championship round in Megan Hawkins (Georgia), Lauren Crivelli (Fresno State) and Jarrod Bush (University of Findlay) for the title.
The Aggies host No. 1 South Carolina tomorrow at 2 p.m. in A&M’s first Southeastern Conference (SEC) home meet of the season and the team’s second show against a top-ranked team in 2012. To learn more about Texas A&M equestrian, log on to AggieAthletics.com or follow @AggieEquestrian on Twitter.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.