On the first weekend of December the UCSD Equestrian Team hosted Zone 8, Region 2, at its home show at Galway Downs in Temecula. Though the team was small, it was mighty, and the show was a resounding success. On Saturday, December 2nd, Aleena Karamally placed first in Intermediate Flat, pointing out of this division and into Open Flat. Jamie Lee received a third place in Novice Fences. Jillian Dow placed third and Arianna Gorman placed sixth in Advanced Walk-Trot-Canter. On Sunday, December 3rd, Aleena Karamally placed first in Intermediate Fences, pointing out of this division and into Open Fences. Maggie Mastrolorenzo received a third place and Jamie Lee received a fifth place in Novice Fences. Lee placed fifth and Mastrolorenzo placed sixth in Novice Flat. Jillian Dow placed fifth in Advanced Walk-Trot-Canter. The show ran smoothly and the team placed well; we could not be prouder of our girls for showcasing their teamwork and pulling through this weekend! The team looks forward to a winter break full of riding and relaxing. Catch us next quarter at the ASU/U of A and USC shows!