Chaminade Equestrian is the 2017-2018 Overall High-Point School Champion

Equestrian

photo: Deborah Kananen

For the first time in school history, Chaminade College Preparatory’s Equestrian team has won the Interscholastic Equestrian League (IEL). Specifically, they are the Overall High-Point School Team Champion, which is the equestrian equivalent to a CIF championship.

Chaminade’s team of 15 riders (from both the middle school and high school) defeated 80 schools, and a total of 400 riders to win the IEL. In addition, the team won:

  • High-Point Novice Team Reserve
  • High-Point Freshman Team Champion

Individual riders were recognized in Freshman award categories:

  • Charlotte Holtke ’23: Freshman Hunter Third Place
  • Chloe Costell ’22:  Freshman Equitation Reserve
  • Grace Carson ’21: Freshman Equitation Third Place
  • Raylee Gennaro ’19: Freshman Dressage/First Level Reserve

Three Seniors Sign National Letters of Intent

Maddie Khoury ’18, Samantha Abbinanti’18, and Mirey Kurkcuoglu ’18

Maddie Khoury ’18, Samantha Abbinanti ’18, and Mirey Kurkcuoglu ’18 signed their National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, April 11.

Khoury will swim for Willamette University in Oregon, Abbinanti will play field hockey for Marywood University in Pennsylvania, and Kurkcuoglu will join the equestrian team at Delaware State University.