Lacey Teigen, Ranch Horse Team member and Animal and Veterinary Science, Production Option major, received several awards from the COWN (Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska) Stock Horse Association. Teigen was honored as the 2012 Collegiate Limited Non-Pro Champion, Champion in Ranch Pleasure, and Reserve Champion in Trial and Reining at the COWN awards banquet held on February 9, 2013. Teigen was also in the top 5 for cow working.
In late November, Teigen won the Reserve Limited Non-Pro overall at the Region 5 Championship held in Denver. She is eligible to go to the National Contest.
The team also had another champion at the Region 5 contest. Brian Moore won the overall Non-Pro division in Denver, so he too is eligible for the national contest. Moore is a computer science major.
The UW Ranch Horse Team will be participating in CSU’s Versatility Ranch Horse Show on March 3, 2013.