2020-21 Equestrian Headlines

  • Hunt Seat Adds Nina Eglund to 2021 Class
    June 14, 2021
    LONG GROVE, Ill. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor has announced the addition of Nina Eglund to the 2021-'22 Equestrian team. Nina will join the team from Adlai E Stevenson High School in Long Grove, Illinois. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the Pomeroys on June...
  • Western Team Signs Teah Taylor to '21 Class
    June 07, 2021
    AMARILLO, Tx. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor has announced the signing of Teah Taylor to the 2021-'22 team. Teah comes to the team from Amarillo, Texas, and signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the Pomeroys today...
  • Hunt Seat Competes at Tournament of Champions
    May 05, 2021
    SAVANNAH, Ga.  - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) Equestrian Hunt Seat team competed at the Tournament of Champions event in Savannah, Georgia this past weekend with the team taking a shared spot in 5th place and another team spot in 7th place. Kathryn Kraft finished 3rd overall in high medal and Alexis Cobb...
  • Equestrian Announces Hosting of Collegiate Equitation Celebration
    April 12, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) head Equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor announced the hosting of the Collegiate Equitation Celebration on Sunday, May 9, 2021. The event will take place at the SMWC Equestrian Outdoor Arena and feature riders from across the United States. Entries will be...
  • Equestrian Cancels Weekend Shows at SMWC
    March 19, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) head Equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor announced the cancellation of this weekend's Hunt Seat and Western shows. Both teams were set to host on Saturday (Hunt Seat) and Sunday (Western). Equestrian is back in action on April 11th for Zone 1...
  • Hunt Seat Features Sixteen Top-Three Riders in Weekend Shows
    March 16, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. -- After multiple cancellations to start the spring semester, the Pomeroys were able to return to action as the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) Hunt Seat team had their first home show of the year this past weekend. The team took home plenty of accolades and top 3 finishes...
  • Western Equestrian Signs Megan Manlief to ’21 Class
    March 07, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor announced the signing of Megan Manlief to the 2021-22 recruiting class. Megan is a 5’7” rider who will join the team from South Decatur Jr./Sr. High School in Westport, Indiana. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to ride for SMWC yesterday...
  • Equestrian Signs Sarah Tangen to ’21-’22 Team
    February 12, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) head equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor announced the signing of Sarah Tangen to the 2021-‘22 class. Sarah will join the team from The High School of St. Thomas More in Champaign, Illinois. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for SMWC today.
  • Equestrian Signs Milan Standout Delaney Bushhorn to ’21 Western Team
    November 20, 2020
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head Equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor and Assistant Coach Sara Schulz announced the signing of Delaney Bushhorn to the 2021-22 recruiting class. The Milan, Indiana native signed her Letter-of-Intent to ride for the Pomeroys today...
  • SMWC Approved for River States Conference (RSC) Membership
    October 19, 2020
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) was approved for River States Conference (RSC) membership by the Council of Presidents on Tuesday, Oct. 13.
  • Equestrian Adds Hope Gillaspie to 2021-22 Class
    October 06, 2020
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head Equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor announced the signing of Hope Gillaspie to the 2021-22 recruiting class. The Chrisman, Illinois native signed to ride for the Pomeroys on September 29th...
  • Western Riders Show Up and Show Out at SMWC
    October 06, 2020
    Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) Western team showed at home this Saturday and took home plenty of awards in their first IHSA shows this season. Taylor Valencia took home High-Point rider for the day and Senior Kathryn Kraft pointed out Rookie B Division, earning her a post-season spot next Spring...
  • SMWC Approved for NAIA Membership
    October 05, 2020
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) was approved for membership in The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) as announced by the association today.  
  • Hunt Seat Earns High Point Team for Weekend Shows
    September 20, 2020
    Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) Hunt Seat team competed at home this weekend and made a strong showing with High Point team honors for all three weekend shows. Led by Carl Arnold, Kathryn Kraft, and Taylor Valencia, the Pomeroys dominated the top three placings in the Open Division on Saturday. Arnold claimed High Point Rider...
  • Fan Attendance Update; A Message from President Dottie King, Ph.D
    September 10, 2020
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - 'The following is a message from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College President Dottie King, Ph.D.
  • Equestrian Signs Madisyn Courtney to 2020-21 Class
    September 10, 2020
    SAINT-MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head Equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor announced the signing of Madisyn Courtney to the 2021-22 recruiting class. Madisyn joins the program as an accomplished rider from Donovan High School in Donovan, Illinois. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to ride for the Pomeroys yesterday afternoon...