F.A.C.E. Wins Top Honors at Vaulting Championship

Livermore, CA-August 21, 2002-Free Artists Creative Equestrians (F.A.C.E.) landed the top prize in the 2002 USA/AVA National Vaulting Championships held August 14-17, 2002 at the Robertson Park Equestrian Center in Livermore, California. Thirty-three of the nation's best vaulting teams met to vie for a number of awards.

Results are as follows.

A Team Overall

1st 7.990 FACE from Agoura, CA
2nd 7.916 Mt. Eden Sun from Los Gatos, CA
3rd 7.769 Coast Line from Santa Cruz, CA

Open Pas de Deux Overall

1st Jesse Cooper / Greta Shryock Falconwood 6.421
2nd Sean Keville / Shannon Hoke Tambourine 5.771

Individual Women's Gold Overall

1st Pamela Geisler Diamond Bar 8.458
2nd Jill Main Woodside 8.206
3rd Julie Keville Tambourine 7.990

Individual Men's Gold Overall

1st Devon Maitozo FACE 8.585
2nd Erik Martonovich Golden Gate 8.490
3rd Kenny Geisler Diamond Bar 8.399

Individual Women's Silver Overall

1st Mary McCormick Silver Star 7.268
2nd Katie Richie Coast Line 7.171
3rd Florence Rubinger Tambourine 7.113

Individual Men's Silver Overall

1st Steven Bertling Pinto Ranch 7.230
2nd Sean Keville Tambourine 6.551
3rd Jeremie Montgomery Redwing 6.423