Feb. 24, 2012
The No. 4 Baylor equestrian team (7-2) will face two ranked opponents in two days, taking on No. 3 Georgia and Fresno State on Saturday in Athens, Ga., before finishing against No. 5 South Carolina on Sunday in Columbia, S.C.
"This will be a huge test for our team physically, mentally and emotionally," head coach Ellen White said. "We need to be at our best against opponents like these, and it will prepare us for nationals."
The Bears will begin with Georgia at 8:30 a.m. CT. Georgia enters the weekend with an 8-1 record on the season, including a 4-0 mark at home and a 6-1 record against ranked opponents.
Following the match, BU will face Fresno State, winners of two-straight and 7-4 overall.
Baylor's Hunter Seat squad is undefeated on the year, the only team in the country left with an unblemished mark.
The Gamecocks are coming off a 16-3 win over UT-Martin and sit at 4-5 on the year.