Notre Dame’s equestrian team is, left to right, freshmen Alyssa Huth and Margaret Henige, and juniors Mary Grace Schmidt and Jillian Morrisette. Coach Stephanie Bean is standing with the Irish riders, who competed Sunday at the Oakland County Fairgrounds in Davisburg, Mich.
Notre Dame Prep's equestrian team had a strong finish over the weekend, taking third place at a competition held Sunday at the Oakland County Fairgrounds in Davisburg.
Notre Dame Prep's equestrian team competes in the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association (MIHA) against other district 2 schools, including Armada, Brandon, Clarkston, Dryden, Goodrich, Imlay City, International Academy, Lake Orion, Lapeer East, Lapeer West, Marian, Oxford, Rochester, Rochester Adams, Romeo, Sacred Heart, Shrine and Stoney Creek.
The MIHA consists of twenty districts statewide with more than 340 teams and 1,900 riders competing statewide.
About Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy
Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy is a private, Catholic, independent, coeducational day school located in Oakland County. The school's upper division enrolls students in grades nine through twelve and has been named one of the nation's best 50 Catholic high schools (Acton Institute) four times since 2005. Notre Dame's middle and lower divisions enroll students in jr. kindergarten through grade eight. All three divisions are International Baccalaureate "World Schools." NDPMA is conducted by the Marist Fathers and Brothers and is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States and the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement. For more on Notre Dame Preparatory School and Marist Academy, visit the school's home page at www.ndpma.org