UC San Diego’s Western Equestrian team traveled to Tucson, Arizona this past weekend, January 21st and 22nd, for the final double header of the season, hosted by the wonderful University of Arizona. During the morning show, Captain Samantha Watts won a 1st in Intermediate 2, thus placing out of the division and into Novice. Also, rider Perry Leung took home a 4th in the Beginner class. In the afternoon show, Captain Samantha Watts won a 4th in the Novice class. Also, Jenika Galvin received a 4th in Intermediate 2. Perry Leung won 6th in the Beginner class. On Sunday, Captain Samantha Watts competed in the Intermediate 2 Regionals, placing 1st and advancing to the semi-finials. Overall everyone did amazing, and we cannot wait to see what’s in store for this wonderful team next year.
By: Jenika Galvin