Samantha Kohler is one of the experienced riders competing for Coastal Christian in the school's first year having a team.
Coastal Christian Prep created its first equestrian team to compete as a varsity sport in SCISA this year. Members also participate as a sanctioned IEA club in horse shows and events in South Carolina and Georgia.
Coach Jamie Kohler directs the team. Experienced riders Julia Williams, Hampton Page and Samantha Kohler provide leadership, while novice riders Casey Cullum, Rachel Beauston and Kaia Barefoot hone their skills.
Coastal Christian is the only East Cooper school with an equestrian team.