Equestrian Competes at Cazenovia in the First of Two Shows This Weekend

CAZENOVIA, N.Y. – SUNY Geneseo sophomores Lauren Kaehler and Cheyenne Otto each earned second-place finishes as point riders to lead the Knights at Cazenovia on Saturday afternoon.

Kaehler placed second in the advanced walk trot canter while Otto earned a second-place finish in the novice flat. Senior Alishah Bhimani rode to third in the intermediate flat and fourth in the intermediate over fences while first-year Gillian Berardi finished third in the walk trot. First-year Katy Munn placed fourth in the open over fences and fifth in open flat, rounding out the Knights' point riders.

Geneseo competes in its final regular season show on Sunday at St. Lawrence, as several riders hope to qualify for regionals.

Alishah Bhimani: 4th Intermediate Over Fences, 3rd Intermediate Flat
Alison Keane: 3rd Novice Flat
Catherine Fedor: 5th Novice Over Fences
Cheyenne Otto: 2nd Novice Flat
Devin Mueller: 5th Adv. WTC
Gillian Berardi3rd Walk Trot
Katherine Munn: 4th Open Over Fences, 5th Open Flat
Lauren Kaehler2nd Adv. WTC
Megan Pierpoint: 5th Novice Over Fences, 5th Novice Flat
Nicole Root: 4th Adv. WTC
Nicole Solazzo: 3rd Adv. WTC
Samantha Branch: 2nd Novice Over Fences, 6th Open Flat
Sydney Hollasch: 3rd Intermediate Over Fences, 3rd Intermediate Flat

Point Riders in Bold**