TCU equestrian logged over 500 hours of community service this past year.
Haley Schoolfield was named TCU's director of equestrian on June 19, 2013.
Schoolfield, previously head equestrian coach at SMU for four years (2009-13), oversees the Horned Frogs' Hunt Seat and Western disciplines.
Prior to taking over the SMU program, Schoolfield was an assistant coach for two years (2007-09) at TCU. She was in charge of the Hunt Seat division.
In Schoolfield's first year at TCU, which marked just the second year of the equestrian program, the Horned Frogs won the 2008 Western national championship. TCU's Western squad was also the 2009 national runner-up.
A native of Willis, Texas, Schoolfield, who is a USHJA Certified Trainer and earned her certification in 2012, is a 2002 Texas A&M graduate with a bachelor's degree in agricultural development with an animal science emphasis.
A four-year letterwinner for the Aggies, Schoolfield competed in the English division. She was a team captain her senior year and won the Open Flat at the 2001 California Spring Classic. Schoolfield has trained through the years with some of the industry greats, including Peter Pletcher, Ginger Black and Ann Kurszinski. She also earned her USEF `r' judges card in 2011.
Prior to entering the coaching field, Schoolfield worked for Sienna Stables in Houston as the Senior Hunter/Jumper trainer. While at Sienna, she continued to compete on the "A" show level and won numerous local, state and national awards, including a Perpetual Award for the Low Hunter Division in 2007.
Schoolfield and her husband, Clay, were married in December 2008.