TCU Announces Signing of Fithian
May 7, 2014
FORT WORTH, Texas - The TCU equestrian program announced the addition of Madeline Fithian Wednesday morning.
"We are very happy to announce that Mady Fithian will join the TCU equestrian program in the fall," said Hunt Seat head coach Logan Fiorentino. "She has a ton of experience competing in the Equitation, Hunters and Jumpers, and we are looking forward to seeing what she can do when she arrives."
The Monterey, Calif., native will don the Purple and White next fall after earning top-placings in both the USEF and Junior Medals throughout the West Coast. During her tenure, she has qualified for the ASPCA Maclay Regionals, CPHA Medal Finals, CPHA Foundation Medal Finals, NorCal Medal Finals, USEF Medal Finals, Pickwick Medal Finals, USEF Show Jumping Talent Search Finals and WCE Medal Finals.
Fithian, who garnered seventh-place accolades at the NorCal Junior Medal Finals, recently placed eighth overall at the 2013 CPHA Junior Medal Finals, while also ranking in the top-15 at the prestigious 2013 WCE Finals.
A member of the Santa Catalina High School equestrian team, Fithian, a captain and honor roll student, helped the squad qualify for the zone 10 regionals and finals. She has done extensive volunteer work during her high school career working for Project Linus, Operation Yellow Ribbon, Dorothy's Kitchen, AG Against Hunger, SPCA and Hope, Horses, & Kids.