Nov. 19, 2010
WACO - Despite a late comeback by the Wildcats, the No. 8 Baylor equestrian team (5-4) was able to pull away from the No. 7 Kansas State Wildcats en route to a 12-6 victory on Friday at the Willis Family Equestrian Center.
With a 4-0 sweep in the Horsemanship competition, the Bears continued to widen their lead. Ashley Garza's score of 75.5 was enough to earn her MVP honors. Meghan Murphy (79.5), Chelsea Remier (74.5) and Emily Polhemus (74) also scored points for Baylor.
Kansas State attempted a comeback, winning Reining 3-1. Olivia Rogers (75) scored the lone point for the Bears. Despite the victory by the Wildcats, the Bears were able to hold onto a 12-6 win.
The Bears will next be in action Jan. 29 against Delaware State and South Carolina at the Willis Family Equestrian Center.