Alexa Rivard
Alexa  Rivard

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Suwanee, Ga.

Event:
Western

04/16/2016

4-16-16 2016 NCEA Championship Finals

4-16-16 2016 NCEA Championship Finals Anthony Hall

04/16/2016

4-16-16 2016 NCEA Championship Semifinals

4-16-16 2016 NCEA Championship Semifinals Anthony Hall

04/15/2016

04-15-16 2016 NCEA Equestrian Championship Quarterfinals

04-15-16 2016 NCEA Equestrian Championship Quarterfinals Anthony Hall

03/26/2016

3-26-16 SEC Equestrian Championships

3-26-16 SEC Equestrian Championships Georgia vs Auburn Equestrian Anthony Hall

03/05/2016

3-5-16 Texas A&M vs Auburn Equestrian

3-5-16 Texas A&M vs Auburn Equestrian Anthony Hall

Awards and Honors
2016 NCEA Second Team All-America (Reining)
2016 All-SEC Team (Reining)
2015 NCEA All-Championship Team (Reining)
SEC Reining Rider of the Month (March 2016)
SEC Academic Honor Roll (2016)

2015-16: Had a successful sophomore season in Reining for the Tigers, going 11-6 overall ... Her 11 wins tied for the second-most in a season by an Auburn rider ... Opened up the season with back-to-back victories ... Helped the Tigers with the upset over then-No. 2 South Carolina (10/9), defeating Bailey Walters ... Went 5-1 in the spring regular season, picking up five-straight wins ... Her 71-69.5 win over Oklahoma State's Danielle Cohen gave her MOP recognititon ... Defeated Claudia Spreng of Georgia in the SEC Championship match (3/26), 134-133.5 ... Picked up a win over Danielle Kemper of Kansas State (4/15) in the NCEA quarterfinals.

2014-15: Finished the season with a 10-6 record in Reining ... Scored a 141 to defeat UT-Martin's Katie Kallevig at the NCEA Championships ... Edged out Georgia's Claudia Spreng, 138.5-138, at the SEC Championships ... Defeated Texas A&M's Laura Sumrall, 133.5-126, at the NCEA Championships ... Posted a 137.5 to defeat Georgia's Charley Thiel at the NCEA Championships ... Earned MOP honors against Fresno State after defeating Hailey Robison, 72-70 ... Defeated UT-Martin's Sam Knight, 72-67.5 ... Recorded a 68.5-63.5 victory over South Carolina's Bailey Walters.

Prior to Auburn: 2013 National Reining Horse Association Youth 14-18 World Champion with a second horse placing 7th in the world ... 2013 NRHA Southeast Regional Affiliate Champion ... Five-time time NRHA National Championship Qualifier ... Three-time Dixie Reining Horse Association Year-End Division Champion and 3 time DRHA Year-End Reserve Champion with over 30 NRHA first place finishes. 

Personal: Daughter of Bryant and Marsha Rivard ... Has one sibling, Jordan ... Came to Auburn because of the family atmosphere, tradition, academics and the equestrian team ... Majoring in exercise science.


Season Event Meets MVP Win Loss Tie
2014-15 Reining 15 1 10 6 0
2015-16 Reining 17 1 11 6 0
Career Reining 32 2 21 12 0
Tigers Unlimited