BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Texas
A&M equestrian senior Emily Williams was named the first-ever Southeastern
Conference (SEC) Over Fences Rider of the Month by the conference office today.
Williams (Woodbine, Md.) is the only SEC rider in any
discipline with a perfect 4-0 record on the season and has defeated her
opponents by an average of 10.0, including a 12.7 point difference on the road.
The over fences standout owns one Most Outstanding Player (MOP) award on the
season, which she earned at No. 1 Georgia. Williams has recorded two scores in
the 80s, against top-ranked UGA and No. 3 Auburn. Three of her four victories
have been against top-10 teams, and three were earned on the road.
The No. 4 Texas A&M equestrian team officially joined
the SEC in July as the conference decided to sponsor the sport for the 2012-13
season. The Aggies will host Fresno State (RV) on Nov. 10 at the Brazos Valley
Expo Complex (BVEC). To learn more about Texas A&M equestrian, log on to
AggieAthletics.com and follow @AggieEquestrian on Twitter.