Madrazo Wins MVP Honor Against Georgia
Senior Lanie Madrazo earned an MVP honor in Equitation on the Flat against Georgia.
Senior Lanie Madrazo earned an MVP honor in Equitation on the Flat against Georgia.

Jan. 26, 2013

By Kelly Mason

FRESNO, Calif. - In the first home competition of 2013 the Fresno State Bulldogs fell to the Georgia Bulldogs, 12-4 on Saturday afternoon. With many great rides and one MVP honor, the 'Dogs put up a good fight against Georgia.

"For the most part I'm pleased with how everyone rode today," said head coach Collins Daye. "We prepared well for this meet, and we just made some silly mistakes over Fences. Overall I couldn't have asked them to ride much better."

In Equitation on the Flat, senior Lanie Madrazo led the way winning the MVP honor for the event. She scored a 78 on horse Nottingham and won her point against Georgia's Caitlyn Francis. Also winning her point on the Flat was Macy Wilson scoring a 70. Fresno State tied 2-2 in Equitation on the Flat and fell 0-4 in Equitation over Fences.

"We practiced really hard all week and I felt prepared going into today's competition," said Madrazo. "I'm really happy to see the hard work pay off."

In Horsemanship Kirsten McKillop was the lone Bulldog to score her point for Fresno State. She scored a 75.5 on horse Boyd defeating her Georgia opponent Anna Sasser. In Reining, Lauren Crivelli won her point and recorded the highest event score of 74.

The Fresno State Bulldogs will host a double header this Friday, Feb. 1 against Auburn at 9 a.m. and Kansas State at 1 p.m.

Equitation on the Flat
Ex. Leylan Gleeson 83 def. Hannah Flammang 77
Macy Wilson 70 def. Audrey Galagher 60
* Lanie Madrazo 78 def. Caitlyn Francis 72
Carly Anthony 78 def. Hillary West 77
Grace Rodgers 78 def. Kimberly HewsonBudnik 76
Fresno State 2 Georgia 2



Ex. Sara Parr 74.5 def. Sydney Elliott 72
Paige Stawacki 75.5 def. Shauna Woodward 72
*Maria Salazar 77 def. Christa Beezley 70.5
Megan Hawkins 76.5 def. Lauren Crivelli 75
Kirsten McKillop 75.5 def. Anna Sasser 72
Georgia 3 Fresno State 1

Equitation over Fences
Ex. Sarah Milliren 87 def. Macy Wilson 50
Abigail O'Mara 75 def. Belle Calkin 69
Kylee Arbuckle 83 def. Dayle Fischer 65
Olivia Dorey 80 def. Kimberly HewsonBudnik 76
*Carly Anthony 88 def. Hillary West 40
Georgia 4 Fresno State 0

Ex. Sonya Koch 67.5 def. Michelina Carbone 65.5
Samantha Belcher 72 def. Kirsten McKillop 69
Lauren Tieche 71.5 def. Sydney Coletti 67
Lauren Crivelli 74 def. Becca Haaland 72
*McKenzie Lantz 71 def. Ciara Kozlowski 70.5
Georgia 3 Fresno State 1

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