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2010-2011 Headlines

May 9, 2011
Cabral Places 10th at IHSA Nationals
LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 9, 2011) – Stonehill College senior Diana Cabral (West Bridgewater, Mass./West Bridgewater) placed tenth at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Championships at Kentucky Horse Park over the weekend. (PHOTO courtesy Allegra Vallberg)

May 4, 2011
BROCKTON ENTERPRISE: "Stonehill’s Diana Cabral headed to national equestrian championships"
EASTON, Mass. (May 4, 2011) - Stonehill College senior equestrian rider Diana Cabral (West Bridgewater, Mass./West Bridgewater) is headed to the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Championships in Lexington, Ky., this week where she will compete in the novice equitation over fences competition. Staff writer Jim Fenton features her in a recent edition of the Brockton Enterprise.

April 12, 2011
Stonehill Spotlight: Senior Diana Cabral, IHSA National Qualifier
EASTON, Mass. (April 12, 2011) - Stonehill College senior Diana Cabral (West Bridgewater, Mass./West Bridgewater) earned reserve champion honors for novice fences at the IHSA Zone 1 Championships at Mount Holyoke. She talks about the weekend, her season and her expectations going into the IHSA National Championships in Lexington, Ky., next month.

April 9, 2011
Cabral Qualifies for IHSA National Championships
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (April 12, 2011) – Stonehill College senior Diana Cabral (West Bridgewater, Mass./West Bridgewater) has qualified for the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Championships next month after her performance at the IHSA Zone 1 Championships, hosted by Mount Holyoke College this weekend.

April 2, 2011
Five Skyhawks Qualify for Zone 1 Finals
HANOVER, Mass. (April 4, 2011) – Five members of the Stonehill College equestrian team qualified for the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone 1 Finals with their performances at the IHSA Zone 1, Region 4, Finals, hosted by Boston University, at Holly Hill Stables on Saturday.

March 26, 2011
Stonehill Finishes Second in Region 4
EASTON, Mass. (March 29, 2011) – The Stonehill College equestrian team finished second in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone 1, Region 4 standings and won’t qualify for the Zone Championships after placing third and second at a pair of shows hosted by Brandeis University and Boston College, respectively.

March 13, 2011
Stonehill Pads Lead atop Region 4, Places Second at Mount Ida
PEMBROKE, Mass. (March 14, 2011) – The Stonehill College equestrian team placed second at the Mount Ida College home show on Sunday, increasing its lead atop the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone 1, Region 4 standings from three points to nine, at River Wind Farm. The Skyhawks were edged by host Mount Ida by just two points. (PHOTO BY Andrew Katsampes)

March 10, 2011
Stonehill Student-Athletes Providing “HOPE” on Spring Break
As March rolls around, most students are getting out their suitcases and heading somewhere sunny, warm, and tropical with only one thing on their mind: spring break. This is the time of year for students to relax and forget about the stress of homework and tests, allowing them to shift their focus to having fun with a trip to Florida or Cancun, or just relaxing at home. This year, eight Stonehill College student-athletes will be experiencing a different type of break, participating in the College’s alternative spring break program called HOPE.

March 5, 2011
Stonehill Wins at Wellesley, Moves to Top of Region
MEDWAY, Mass. (March 5, 2011) – The Stonehill College equestrian team moved to the top of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone 1, Region 4, standings with a first place finish at the Wellesley College Home Show at Rising Star Equestrian Center today.

January 29, 2011
Stonehill Competes at Tournament of Champions Winter Classic
CHATHAM, Va. (February 4, 2011) – The Stonehill College equestrian team returned to action over the weekend when it participated in the Tournament of Champions Winter Classic, hosted by the Chatham Hall School, and turned in a 17th place team finish.

December 4, 2010
Stonehill Closes Out Fall Season at Tournament of Champions
LAURINBURG, N.C. (December 6, 2010) – The Stonehill College equestrian team closed out its fall season by competing at the Holiday Tournament of Champions, hosted by Saint Andrew’s College, this weekend.

November 21, 2010
Video Highlights from Stonehill Home Show
STOUGHTON, Mass. (November 21, 2010) - Highlights from Saturday's Stonehill Home Show at Dry Water Farm as well as an interview with high point rider Cassandra Lorusso (Wrentham, Mass./Dana Hall School).

November 20, 2010
Stonehill Wins Fall Home Show
STOUGHTON, Mass. (November 21, 2010) – The Stonehill College equestrian team posted its second event win of the fall season by taking first place at its own home show at Dry Water Farm today. The Skyhawks also posted a team win at the Boston University Show in October. (PHOTO BY Andrew Katsampes)

November 6, 2010
Stonehill Fifth at Boston College Show
MEDWAY, Mass. (November 7, 2010) – The Stonehill College equestrian team placed fifth at Saturday’s show hosted by Boston College and the University of Massachusetts Lowell at Saddle Row Farm. (PHOTO BY Andrew Katsampes)

October 30, 2010
Stonehill Equestrian has Strong Weekend
EASTON, Mass. (November 1, 2010) – The Stonehill College equestrian team turned in a pair of strong performances while competing in two shows over the weekend. The Skyhawks posted the first team win under first-year head coach Allegra Valberg with its first place finish at the Boston University show on Saturday, followed by a third place finish at Mount Ida College on Sunday.

October 17, 2010
Stonehill Takes Third at Wheaton Show
NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (October 18, 2010) – The Stonehill College equestrian team turned in its second third place finish in as many weeks to open their fall season after taking third at the Wheaton College show, hosted by Phoenix Rising Horse Farm, on Sunday. (PHOTO BY Spartan Sport Shots)

October 9, 2010
Stonehill Places Third at Tufts Show
HOLLISTON, Mass. (October 10, 2010) – The Stonehill College equestrian team opened its fall season with a third-place finish at the Tufts University home show, hosted by August Farm, on Saturday afternoon.

October 8, 2010
Stonehill Equestrian Season Preview
EASTON, Mass. (October 8, 2010) - Stonehill College equestrian head coach Allegra Valberg and senior captain Kayla Schneider talk about the upcoming season which gets underway on Saturday with a home show hosted by Tufts University in Holliston, Mass.