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Resident rider signs with Auburn

by Jonathan Copsey

December 17, 2013

Margaret Hurt signed to ride on the Auburn University equestrian team.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. Margaret Hurt, a senior at Independent Study Academy of Alpharetta, recently signed a national letter of intent to ride with the top-ranked Auburn University equestrian team.

A lifelong equestrian, Hurt has been competing at the state and national level with the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) under the training of Debbie Lisabeth in Canton. This year, she competed at the AQHYA World Championship Show in multiple events, was a finalist at the AQHA East Novice World Championship Show and Top 15 at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress.

Hurt has been awarded athletic accommodations from Auburn where she will enroll in the fall of 2014.