The newly formed University of South Carolina Aiken dressage team won its first collegiate event.
Bailey Hamilton of Grovetown helped the team win best in show at the Wake Forest University Intercollegiate Dressage event.
“We were all shocked when our team won,” said Marissa Collins, advisor for the dressage team. “It was a huge accomplishment to win our first show. We are looking forward to the next one.”
The Pacers partnered with fellow riders from Averett University in Danville, Va., to comprise a team.
Hamilton, a junior biology major, placed 4th in her upper training test and 3rd in upper training Dressage Seat Equitation.