Ashley Hunter on Cispa during training.

Cassie Kelley, Graphics Editor

Oct. 25, 2012, 12:30 p.m.

Western show team finishes in first place in Kansas

Laramie County Community College’s Western show equestrian team started the weekend at a trot but then cantered to a first-place team finish to close the weekend in Colby, Kan., at Colby Community College Oct. 13–14.

The team placed fifth on Saturday, but they were able to rebound on Sunday and take first as a team. Coach Lanae McDonald said, “The students rode really well, and we came away with some techniques to work on for our next Western show in Lincoln, Neb., on Nov. 3–4.”