SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (SMU) – Over the weekend, SMU sophomore-to-be Leina King was awarded the medal for the adult section of the California Professional Horsemen’s Association (CPHA) Blenheim EquiSports at the Blenheim Summer Classic.
King, from Santa Barbara, Calif., earned scores of 80, 81 and 82 in the finals, which propelled her grand total to 754 and the eventual championship. King sat atop the leaderboard entering the finals as she held a 511 score after the first and second round.
The SMU equestrian team opens the 2014-15 season in less than a month. Action opens Sept. 13 with Baylor visiting the Sleepy P Ranch for a scrimmage. The competition begins at 11 a.m. CT.
CPHA Adult Medal Finals
Place - Show # - Name - Trainer - Final Score
1. 223 - Leina King - Karen Healey Stables - 754.00
2. 617 - Serena Anand - Allison Sherred - 742.00
3. 220 - Mackenzie Drazan - Karen Healey Stables - 723.00
4. 604 - Clara Plestis - Ginny Plancke - 689.00
5. 268 - Natasha Pappas - Leila Ward-Maroney - 665.50
6. 422 - Nori Burby - Amy Self - 647.00
7. 122 - Juliana Ronn - Buddy & Vanessa Brown - 548.00
8. 439 - Kacie Doyle - Hap Hansen - 522.00
9. 631 - Belle Calkin - Joe Thorpe - 519.00
10. 420 - Holly Scapa - Holly Scapa - 492.00