The TCU women's equestrian team faced the women of Baylor equestrian in both Springtown and Fort Worth on Thursday.
2016-17 2017 NCEA First Team All-American -- Equitation on the Flat 2017 All-Big 12 Equitation on the Flat 2017 AQHA Academic First Team 2017 First Team Academic All-Big 12 2017 Big 12 Championship MOP -- Equitation on the Flat 2017 Big 12 Equestrian Scholar-Athlete of the Year 2017 Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award 2017 Big 12 Champion for Life 2017 NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship 2017 Elite Equestrian 2017 Dutch Meyer Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year EquiFit Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Month -- November Big 12 Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Month -- October, November, March In her senior season, Hancock competed in 17 meets in Equitation on the Flat and nine in Equitation over Fences ... Had an overall record of 11-4-2 in Equitation on the Flat ... She went 3-6 overall in Equitation over Fences ... Her high score on the season for Flat was an 87-point ride against OSU's Carly Barrick which earned her an MOP accolade ... She had three MOP honors for Flat throughout the season against OSU, South Dakota State and Texas A&M, respectively ... Averaged a score of 79.6 for the season on the Flat ... Her high score in Fences for the season was against South Carolina's Sydney Smith, topping Smith 84-78 ... Earned two MOP honors for Fences against South Carolina and South Dakota State, respectively ... Averaged a score of 79 for the season in Equitation over Fences ... Garnered multiple Rider of the Month awards from the Big 12 and NCEA ... Was honored as the MOP of the Big 12 Championship in Equitation on the Flat after her 167-140 win over Baylor's Alicia Gasser and toppling OSU's Jorden Davis 166-152 ... Won her lone point in the NCEA National Championship on the Flat against Baylor with a 172-164 decision against Rachel Van Allen in the quarterfinals ... Was awarded the title of Elite Equestrian at nationals for being the rider with the highest GPA out of all those participating in the semifinals ... Earned multiple accolades at the conclusion of the season, including the 2017 Big 12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the Big 12's Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award, All-Big 12 and NCEA All-American honors for Equitation on the Flat, Academic First Team for the NCEA and Big 12, was named the Dutch Meyer Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year at the TCU All-Sports Banquet, and was awarded the prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.
2015-16 2016 Beval Saddlery Academic First Team 2016 First Team Academic All-Big 12 2016 Clark Society Leadership Scholarship 2016 Victoria Giachino Equestrian Scholarship Hancock competed in all 18 meets for TCU in Equitation on the Flat, garnering a 7-10-1 overall record with one MOP ... She went 3-3 in league play and captured two postseason wins ... Throughout the course of the season, the Alaska native was honored with first-team Academic All-America honors as well as repeating as a first-team selection to the Academic All-Big 12 First-Team ... Following the year, Hancock, who also was a part of the La Hacienda Academic Honor Roll, was awarded the highest honor one can receive at TCU, the Clark Society Leadership Scholarship ... During the 2015-16 season, Hancock recorded wins over New Mexico State and Baylor before making NCEA history against South Dakota State ... Versus the Jackrabbits, Hancock, who recorded MOP accolades, made equestrian history in Equitation on the Flat as she scored a 98 in the discipline on Carmeline, marking the highest score ever posted in school history ... The mark, which also set a Big 12 Conference record, is the highest score ever recorded during the regular-season in NCEA history ... She came back to continue her winning ways against Oklahoma State and K-State before battling the Wildcats' Henley Adkins to a 159-159 draw in the final round of the Big 12 Championship ... At nationals, Hancock opened play, upending New Mexico State's Remington Willkie, 141-131.
2014-15 2015 NCEA First-Team All-American -- Equitation on the Flat 2015 All-Big 12 Equitation on the Flat 2015 Beval Saddlery Academic First Team 2015 First Team Academic All-Big 12 NCEA Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Month -- February Big 12 Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Month -- February Hancock was named a NCEA First-Team All-American during the 2014-15 season ... By being named a NCEA First-Team All-American, Hancock became the second Horned Frog in school history to claim first-team accolades on the Hunt Seat side ... An All-Big 12 honoree and a member of the Beval Saddlery Academic Team, Hancock, who was one of only four honored nationally in Equitation on the Flat as a First-Team All-America selection, went 8-6 on the year, while collecting five MOP honors ... She also posted a 5-1 mark in league action in Equitation on the Flat ... During the month of February, Hancock, who also earned Academic All-Big 12 recognition, had a remarkable run, earning NCEA Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Month and Big 12 Rider of the Month accolades after going a perfect 4-0 for the month with two MOP accolades ... Hancock had an amazing start to her sophomore campaign, opening the season with MOP accolades against Delaware State and Centenary ... She came back and continued her winning ways versus Baylor in Equitation on the Flat, dropping Paige Parker, 82-77, en route to her third-straight MOP award ... Hancock once again shined versus K-State as she claimed the final point for the Purple and White, defeating Henley Adkins on the Flat ... The sophomore posted another MOP ride against SMU, scoring an 80-76 decision over Sylvia de Toledo ... She moved to 6-1 on the year versus No. 1 Baylor, upending Brittney Mirkov, 72-58, before scoring an MOP ride on Cassi with an 85-69 decision over K-State's Gretchen Koenen in late February ... She also posted a win over Oklahoma State in Equitation on the Flat.
2013-14 2014 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team Hancock had a solid first year on campus, competing nine meets, while recording a 4-4-1 overall record with one MOP ... The freshman also compiled two conference victories and went 1-2-1 during post-season action for the Purple and White ... She captured her first MOP of her career against Delaware State in her first collegiate ride against the Hornets' Heather Hotz ... Continued her winning ways against No. 2 Baylor, downing Paige Parker, 89-86 ... Also scored a victory at Kansas State to close out the regular-season and then followed it up with a win over Baylor's Kate Riddle in the opening-round of the Big 12 Championship ... Was named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team following the season.
Prep Career Hancock, who hails from Anchorage, Alaska, will come to TCU after graduating from South Anchorage High School where she was a member of the National Honors Society and National Society of High Scholars ... She has been admitted into TCU's Honors College and was awarded the prestigious Chancellors Scholarship ... Hancock has excelled inside the show ring as well, capturing the WCCEC George and Brenda Wuerch Hunter Classic Championship ... She also claimed championship accolades at the WCCEC Open Equitation Challenge ... Hancock, who competed on the HITS Thermal Circuit in California, was named the 2010 ASH Large Junior Working Hunter champion, while also posting championship honors at the EEC Hunter Derby.