The Yellow Jackets' IHSA team closed out their fall season with both High Point Team and High Point Rider wins at Virginia Commonwealth University on Sunday. Senior Eliza vanderWoude (Warrenton, Va.) won both her Open Flat and Open Fences classes to end the day as High Point Rider and has qualified for the Chaccione Cup division at Regionals, the highest honor in the IHSA.
The Yellow Jackets were all around the state this weekend building on their hard work and earning wins across the board. The Eventing Team contested the final Collegiate Team Challenge of the 2019 year at the Virginia International Horse Trials in Lexington, Va. Randolph-Macon sent two teams and finished the weekend in 3rd and 4th place among 18 teams. R-MC bested teams from University of Kentucky, University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, University of Tennessee, Otterbein College and NC State.