JADE BLESKEY SET TO JOIN SKYHAWK EQUESTRIAN SQUAD IN 2016-17
August 10, 2016
MARTIN, Tenn. – Jade Bleskey is the newest member of the University of Tennessee at Martin’s 2016-17 equestrian squad, Skyhawk head coach Meghan Cunningham Corvin announced today.
A native of Lakewood, Ill., Bleskey will be a freshman at UT Martin after she attended Shelbyville High School. She exhibited American quarter horses and competed in Western All-Around events under coach Scott Thompson since 2004.
Bleskey has qualified for the AQHYA World Show from 2012 through 2016. Just this week at the AQHYA World show in Oklahoma City, she was a finalist in the Performance Healer Mares with her horse Selection So Gold. She has earned top-10 honors at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress in Showmanship and been a finalist in NYATT Showmanship and Pleasure. She has also earned two youth championships and one superior over her youth career.
Bleskey will be an agriculture communications major and is in the University Scholars program.