Sarah Ward
Sarah Ward
Year: So.
Hometown: Dayton, Va.
High School: Turner Ashby

2012-13: Lettered as a first-year ... took to the ring in two shows in the fall ... won the novice flat at Hollins (10/20) ... finished fourth in the novice flat at the Randolph/Lynchburg Invitational (10/5).

2011-12: First season with the Generals … placed second in the walk-trot-canter at Hollins (9/24) … champion in the walk-trot-canter at Bridgewater (10/29) … claimed first place in the walk-trot-canter at Sweet Briar (11/12) … recorded second-place finishes in the walk-trot-canter three times in the spring … highlighted her season with a second place finish in the novice flat at the UVA Invite (2/25) … was third at the IHSA Regionals (2/25) in the walk-trot-canter.

High School: Earned three letters in riding and four in soccer … helped the Knights claim second place at the Interscholastic Equestrian Association National Championship … reserve champion for Zone 3 in intermediate over fences at 2011 IEA Championships … named Zone 3 Champion in novice over fences and flat at IEA Championships in 2010 … won SWVHJA Junior Sportsmanship scholarship three straight years (2009-’11).

Personal: Father, Lee, played baseball at Salisbury … Religion major.