Horned Frogs Advance to Nationals
April 2, 2013
FORT WORTH, Texas - The No. 5 TCU equestrian program received word Tuesday that it will compete at the 2013 NCEA National Championships in Waco.
This is the seventh-straight year in which the Horned Frogs have been invited to nationals, which will begin on Thursday, April 18 and run through Saturday, April 20. The Frogs head to nationals with an 8-7 overall record and No. 5 national ranking.
Western enters the tournament as the No. 4 seed after posting a season record of 10-4 overall, including a 5-1 mark in league play. By being seeded fourth overall, the Frogs, who received a first round bye, posted their highest pre-tournament seeding since the 2010 campaign.
On the Hunt Seat side, TCU claimed the No. 5 seed, which is the highest pre-tournament seeding in program history for Hunt Seat. The Purple and White are currently 9-5 overall and went 1-1 at the Big 12 Championship this past weekend.
Fans not able to attend the NCEA National Championships can follow the action live by logging onto www.gofrogs.com. Following each day in Waco, a full recap and final results will be posted daily.