Christina Lin Reaches Round of Eight at WEF Collegiate Challenge

Feb. 8, 2014

WELLINGTON, Fla. -- Auburn equestrian senior Christina Lin went 1-1, reaching the round of eight at the Collegiate Challenge at the Winter Equestrian Festival this weekend in Wellington, Fla.

She scored a 90 in the opening round, defeating Fresno State rider Dayle Fischer 90-87. In the round of eight, she fell to the eventual champion South Carolina’s Katherine Schmidt, 76-65.

"I thought my ride on the first day went really well," said Lin. "The horse was such a great draw and the course rode really well."

No. 3 Auburn returns to action on Saturday, Feb. 15 when they play host to No. 10 Texas A&M at the Auburn Horse Center. Meet time is set for 1 p.m.