May 2, 2011
IDA Team Wins National Championship
The Lake Erie College Intercollegiate Dressage Association has had a very successful 2010-2011 show season. The team kicked off the season by winning champion team at the first two shows hosted by Michigan State University and Albion College. This success continued throughout the season and earned the team the title of Regional Champion. The IDA team has many talented riders, several of whom were Region Champions and Reserve Champions in their individual divisions.
This past weekend, the IDA National Championships were held in Florida and the team composed of graduating Senior Amy Ertas, Junior Sarah Simmons, Sophomore Autumn Harvey, and Junior Meghan Marcinkewicz came away with a first place victory, earning Lake Erie College the title of IDA National Champions. Lake Erie College is proud of the team, which is coached by Barb Soukup, and would like to congratulate them on their great accomplishment.