Amanda Postel
    Amanda Postel

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Carmel, Calif.

    High School:
    Carmel

    Position:
    Hunt Seat

    Birthdate:
    03/20/1992

    Major:
    Liberal Studies

    11/09/2012

    HewsonBudnik Earns MVP Against No. 7 Baylor

    The Fresno State equestrian team rode against the No. 7 Baylor Bears Friday morning in Waco, Texas.

    11/08/2012

    Bulldogs Fall To SMU In Season Opener

    The Fresno State equestrian team fell to SMU, 9-3, in its season opener.

    01/28/2012

    'Dogs Show Well At Scrimmage

    The Fresno State equestrian team kicked off the 2012 season with a Red vs. Blue team scrimmage at the Student Horse Center where sophomore Hillary West earned two MVP honors.

    10/29/2011

    No. 10 Bulldogs Win Final Fall Event

    The Fresno State Equestrian team wrapped up its 2011-12 fall season with a home win against Stanford.

    Last updated: Sept. 8, 2014

    2013-14 (Senior): Member of the Fresno State equestrian team

    2012-13 (Junior): Competed in three Equitation over Fences events ... earned a season-high score of 70 against Southern Methodist.

    2011-12 (Sophomore): Competed in five Equitation over Fences events ... Picked up her first win as a Bulldog against South Dakota State University with a score of 70 ... earned a season-high score of 76 against Stanford.

    2010-2011 (Red Shirt Freshman): Competed in the Red and Blue Scrimmage in Equitation on the Flat her first year as a Bulldog.

    High School: Home schooled during junior and senior year so she could ride and show more ... honored with a presidential award for academic excellence ... took second place at the 2004 NorCal Pony Equitation Finals ... placed Top 5 at the 2005 Onondarka Medal Finals on a catch ride... took fourth place at the 2007 NorCal three feet Equitation Finals ... traveled to Spruce Meadows as a part of the 2009 NorCal Prix des Nation team.

    Personal: Born March 20, 1992 in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... parents are Laura and Tim Postel ... has a younger brother, Jonathan and a younger sister, Abby ... hobbies include shopping, music, sailing, hanging out with friends, and going to the beach ... her biggest athletic thrill was placing top five on a catch ride at the Onodarka Finals ... most admires her mom because she is always there for her ... chose to attend Fresno State because she wanted to attend a school close to home where she could ride horses.

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