Mill Creek Pony Club Horse Trials

May 13th – 15th, 2016
Grandview, MO

Stone Ridge had a phenomenal weekend at the USEA recognized Mill Creek Pony Club Horse Trials at Longview Horse Park in Grandview, MO.

Cassie & Feathers

Cassie & Feathers

We had some major milestones at this event. Congratulations to Jen Lender who completed her first Training Level Horse Trial and to Nicole Hetzel and Cassie Bethea who completed their first USEA sanctioned horse trials at the Starter Level.

Lawson Tunnell and Agitated Hawk earned 4th in the highly competitive Novice Junior division and Cynthia Wiseman & Valedictorian earned 2nd in the Novice Senior division. Both Novice pairs finished on their dressage scores.

Michaela Joines and Opening Night earned a 7th place finish in BN Senior with the most confident and relaxed rides to date for this pair. Olivia Kuzas and Grace brought home 3rd in the Beginner Novice Junior.

Michaela ribbon

Michaela & Opening Night

Cassie Bethea and Light As a Feather finished with a solid 6th place ride in Starter Junior B and Nicole Hetzel and Like a Boss finished on their dressage score to place 3rd in Starter Junior A.

Congratulations to Lacey Messick & Second Hand Rose who finished on their dressage score to place 4th in Open Preliminary. They also earned the Closest to Optimum Time Award.

Congratulations to former Stone Ridge horse Li’l Samantha Too who earned a 4th place finish in Beginner Novice Senior Horse with her newest rider, Emily Bruhn. The pair finished on their dressage score.




Jen Hampton RWB Oxer

Jen & Vote Yes

Nicole Ribbon

Nicole & Like a Boss

Olivia Grace XC Gallop Melissa Morris Photo

Olivia & Grace


Cynthia & Valedictorian