The National Advisory Board of the National Collegiate Equestrian Association recently announced two new members will join the board to help with the mission of elevating and advancing equestrian to the most sustainable and strongest of all NCAA women's sports.
After a historic second round on Friday, there was more history made on Saturday during the semifinals and championship meet of the 2017 NCEA Championship presented by the City of Waco and McLennan County.
There were eight teams at the beginning of competition on Friday, but by day's end only four squads remained standing. The second round of the 2017 NCEA Championship presented by the City of Waco and McLennan County featured three dominating performances and one historic upset.
After weeks of preparation, the 2017 NCEA Championship presented by the City of Waco and McLennan County finally got underway on Thursday, April 13. Eight teams were in action, but there was room for only four in the quarterfinals.
Four of the 12 teams present at the 2017 NCEA National Championships will do a lot of watching from the sideline during the first round on Thursday. Baylor, Georgia, Auburn and Oklahoma State did enough during the regular season to earn one of the top four seeds for the tournament.
The National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) announced Wednesday the American Quarter Horse Association NCEA Academic Teams and the American Paint Horse Association NCEA Academic Honor Roll, recognizing student-athletes for success both in the arena and in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year.
The National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) has partnered with EQSportsNet to provide live coverage of the NCEA National Championship at Extraco Events Center in Waco, Texas, over April 13-15.
The National Collegiate Equestrian Association on Thursday announced its 2017 All-America Teams. Auburn collected the most All-America citations with nine, followed by Georgia and Oklahoma State with seven each.
The National Advisory Board (NAB) of the National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) today announced Bison Trailers, custom living quarter trailer manufacturer, and Great American Insurance, equine mortality and farm products, as its newest sponsors.
Not only has Randi LaChance and Bobbie Piddock racked up overall wins, but they've beaten some quality competition along the way. LaChance has wins over Texas A&M and Auburn while Piddock has defeated riders from Texas A&M, Auburn and Georgia. Two of her MOPs have come against Georgia and Auburn.
This weekend just got a lot more interesting for South Carolina student-athlete Aurie Engel Schmieding. Her original plan was probably to watch the South Carolina men's basketball team play in the Final Four on television back in Columbia. However, the junior member of the equestrian team will now help sing the national anthem prior to the big game in Phoenix, Arizona.
The United Equestrian Conference announced its 2017 awards Monday, recognizing outstanding performances from the regular season.
The NCEA, in concert with the mission and vision of the NCAA, is committed to providing collegiate opportunities
for female equestrian student-athletes to compete at the highest level, while embracing equity, diversity and
promoting academic and competitive excellence.