Wa-Hi senior Sovich completes first 50-mile endurance ride

The Wa-Hi senior finishes the Mount Adams 50-mile Endurance Race Saturday.


TROUT LAKE - Wa-Hi senior Annie Sovich finished the Mount Adams 50-mile Endurance Race here Saturday aboard Ernie Schrader's Arab mare, Riyadh.

It was her first race at 50 miles.

Schrader, also from Walla Walla, rode his horse, Captain Calypso, to a first-place finish at the 75-mile endurance distance.

Captain Calypso also won the coveted "Best Condition" prize.

He finished 40 minutes ahead of the second-place rider and almost three hours ahead of the next rider.


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