WACO, Texas –
Baylor's Samantha Schaefer was named one of four Big 12 Riders of the Month Wednesday for equitation over fences during the month of February.
Schaefer, a junior from Westminster, Md.,
went 5-1 in fences during the month of
February. She picked up MOP honors against Delaware State, scoring an
85. Schaefer followed up her performance against DSU with an 87 against
TCU, while also picking up two more MOP honors against
SMU and K-State. Her average winning score was 87.4.
The other riders honored were
Samantha Harrison (Oklahoma State) who was
honored in the equitation on the flat discipline, Rylee Morgan (TCU) was
named horsemanship Rider of the Month and Savannah Smith (K-State)
claimed the Reining honor.
This is Schaefer's third Big 12 Rider of the Month award this season. She was recognized in October for equitation on the flat and again in November in Equitation over Fences.