Juniors Program

Haley Barnes

Haley Barnes

A lifelong equestrian, Haley Barnes is a successful competitor in the junior hunter, equitation and jumper rings, both regionally and nationally. She trains with Karen Kelley at Silver Hill Farm in Waxhaw, NC, and is a sophomore at Charlotte Latin School in her hometown of Charlotte. 

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Kathryn Turner

Kathryn Turner

Kathryn Turner began her riding career as a vaulter and now competes successfully in the junior hunter and equitation divisions. Under the training of Karen Kelly at Silver Hill Farm in Waxhaw, NC, she qualified for the 2018 Hamel Medal at the National Horse Show. She is a senior honors student at Marvin Ridge High School and plans to attend Mississippi State University in the Early Entry Veterinary Program. 

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Libby Bertelsen

Libby Bertelsen

Libby Bertelsen began competing on the local circuit but quickly made a name for herself in the equitation ring. She is currently a second-year varsity letterman for USEF and has qualified for regional competition each year of participation in her zone Intercollegiate Equestrian Association (IEA).  Libby trains with Karen Kelley at Silver Hill Farm in Waxhaw, NC.  She is an honors student at University of Nebraska

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Charlotte Harvey

Charlotte Harvey

Charlotte Harvey has been an avid equestrian since she moved to the U.S from Ireland at the age of ten. She has worked her way from the short stirrup division into the junior hunter and jumper rings, where she has successfully piloted her mounts into top placings in regional and zone finals. A freshman in high school, she rides with Karen Kelly at Silver Hill Farm.

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Sydney Shipp

Sydney Shipp

Sydney rides with Robert Stuckey at Hedge and Turf Farm in Waxhaw, N.C., where she is also a working student and exercise rider. She is currently in her second year as a varsity letterman athlete for USEF and has qualified for IEA Regional competition for the past two years. A sophomore in high school, Sydney is in the top of her class and has earned the distinction of South Carolina Junior Scholar.

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