UNC Equestrian Team

Moonshine enjoys being brushed down by Sarah Hounshell.

Moonshine enjoys being brushed down by Sarah Hounshell before an afternoon lesson.

Senior Sarah Hounshell brushes her Welsh Cross pony, Moonshine.

UNC senior Sarah Hounshell brushes her Welsh Cross pony, Moonshine.

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Members of the UNC Equestrian team line up before a lesson at Southern Saddle Stales in Timerlake, NC. Kate Johnston (senior) rides Bailey, Jenn Ruff (senior) rides Brownie, Olivia Andretti (freshman) rides J.W., and Allison Keogh (junior) rides Rockstar in their afternoon lesson.

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Freshman Olivia Andretti rides J.W. in a late afternoon lesson at Souther Saddle Stables in Timberlake, NC.

Senior Sarah Hounshell jumps her Welsh Cross pony, Moonshine. The best thing about the equestrian team is the "sense of bonding not only with the horses by with the people," says Sarah.

Senior Sarah Hounshell jumps her Welsh Cross pony, Moonshine. The best thing about the equestrian team is the “sense of bonding not only with the horses by with the people,” says Sarah.

Moonshine waits while Senior Sarah Hounshell tacks him up for a ride.

Moonshine waits while Senior Sarah Hounshell tacks him up for a ride.