Madeira’s Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) team earned second place at Regionals and qualified for IEA Zone Finals. Bridget Vaughey ‘19, Sydney Newburn ‘19, Ella Stux ‘21, Samira Firouz ‘19 and Maya Wyman ‘22 all turned in outstanding performances in their team classes.
In addition to the team, five individual riders qualified for the next stage of the post-season:
Bridget Vaughey - 2nd place Open over Fences
Grace Frulla - 2nd place Open Flat
Sydney Newburn - 1st place Intermediate Flat
Samira Firouz - 1st place Novice over Fences
Maya Wyman - 2nd place Walk/Trot/Canter
The team and individual qualifiers will travel to Liberty University at the end of March to compete in Zones. They will compete against the top twelve teams from the Mid-Atlantic to qualify for National Finals.