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    SEC Equestrian Riders of the Month

    SEC Equestrian Riders of the Month (Feb. 28, 2013)

    SEC Equitation Over Fences Rider of the Month: Christina Lin, Auburn    

    •    Won all four of her meets, including three on the road with two conference meets against the first and fourth-ranked teams.
    •    Defeated her opponents by an average of 6.0 points.
    •    Tied her season-high score of 88 at No. 1 Georgia.
    •    81 is the second-highest average on her team.
    •    Defeated opponents from three top-10 teams.

    SEC Equitation On The Flat Rider of the Month: Carly Anthony, Georgia
    •    Has defeated her opponents during the spring season by an average of 8.8 points.
    •    Went 4-0 during that stretch with two of those four wins coming on the road.
    •    Posted her second-best score of the season against Delaware State for MVP honors.
    •    Defeated her opponent from No. 1 South Carolina by seven, her opponent from No. 2 Auburn by 14 and her opponent from Delaware State by 13.

    SEC Co-Horsemanship Rider of the Month: Johnna Letchworth, South Carolina
    •    Picked up three wins in the month of February, all against top-six team competition, and earned two MVP honors.
    •    On the road at No. 2 Auburn, scored an SEC-high score of 80.5.
    •    Scored an event-high 76 vs. No.3 Georgia on Feb. 2.

    SEC Co-Horsemanship Rider of the Month: Stephanie Rucci, Auburn
    •    Won each of her five competitions in February, including four road meets and two conference competitions.
    •    Defeated opponents from three top-10 teams.
    •    Won a pair of MVP honors, including at No. 1 Georgia on the road.
    •    Posted a season-high score of 77.5 against then-No. 4 South Carolina.
    •    73.22 is the third-highest average on her team.
    •    Has been a dual-event Western competitor this season, competing in all nine meets in horsemanship and 7-of-9 in reining.

    SEC Reining Rider of the Month: McKenzie Lantz, Georgia
    •    Has gone 4-0 since the start of the spring season with two of those wins coming on the road and one coming against then-No. 1 South Carolina.
    •    Picked up two MVP honors (at Fresno State and vs. No. 2 Auburn), bringing her season total to three.
    •    Defeated two opponents from teams ranked either No. 1 or No. 2 at the time of competition.
    •    Averaged a score of 72.4 and defeated her opponents by an average of 8.6.