SECOND SET OF NATIONAL COLLEGIATE EQUESTRIAN ASSOCIATION EVENT RANKINGS REVEALED
February 15, 2018
WACO, Texas – The University of Tennessee at Martin can be found in all four of the newest National Collegiate Equestrian Association event rankings, which the organization released today.
Today marks the second of event rankings released by the NCEA, following the initial rankings on Jan. 16. The third edition of the event rankings will be announced on March 15 before the final seeding and team rankings will be released on April 15.
The Skyhawk rank in equitation on the flat is unchanged, as it remains at No. 8 from the January rankings. UT Martin has tallied nine wins and a pair of MOP’s in the event so far in 2017-18.
In equitation over fences, the Skyhawks come in at No. 8 – down one spot from the initial rankings. UT Martin has rattled off 11 head-to-head victories and four MOP honorees in this event.
The Skyhawks improved two spots in horsemanship, moving up from No. 10 to No. 8 in today’s rankings. UT Martin accounts for nine wins and a pair of MOP’s in this event this season.
After appearing at No. 4 in reining in the first event rankings, the Skyhawks are now seventh in the category. UT Martin has posted a dozen victories and two MOP performers in reining in 2017-18.
The spring season officially opens for the Skyhawks this weekend as the No. 10 ranked UT Martin squad hosts No. 7 TCU at 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 16 and Ole Miss in an exhibition matchup at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18.