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 9-6 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 ... Currently pursuing a degree from the College of Education.


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