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Kelly  Bovaird
 Kelly Bovaird
Tulsa, Okla.

Student Coach


K-State Equestrian Prepares for Purple-White Scrimmage

Wildcats to preview team before regular season


Wildcats Earn Reserve National Championship

Third Reserve National Championship in four years


Western Team Advances to Semifinals

Face Georgia on Saturday


Hunter Seat Team Stopped in First Round

Fall to UT-Martin on tiebreaker


Wildcats Place Second at Big 12 Championship

Finish Big 12 play strong

2012-13 Western

Finished the 2012-13 campaign with an 11-5-2 record while winning four MOP honors in Horsemanship... Picked up her first MOP accolade after defeating Laurel Ellzey (UTM), 73-68... Defeated Parris Rice (BU), 73-71.5, on 10/5... Beat out Becca Alden (WTAMU) for her third win of the season and her second MOP... Bested Hannah Stone (SDSU), 72.5-70... Earned her third MOP of the season with her 70-64.5 victory over Hannah Loseke (AU)... Added another MOP honor after a 75.5-72.5 win over Katie Kopf (USC)... Edged out Lauren Halvorson (OSU), 69.5-68, on 3/16... Earned two wins during the Big 12 Championship over Alexie Estrada (TCU) and Lauren Halvorson (OSU)... Picked up wins over Hillery Baysinger (SDSU) and Megan Hawkins (UGA) in the NCEA National Championships.

2011-12 Western
Named to NCEA Honorable Mention Team... Named Rider of the Month for her performance in Horsemanship for the month of March...Finished the season with an impressive 13-4 record in Horsemanship while earning two MVP honors... Opened the season by defeating Minnesota-Crookston rider Amanda Flint, 73.5-59.5...Posted her second win of the season after edging out Chelsea Retmeir of Baylor, 74-73.5, on October 14...Picked up two more wins after defeating riders from Georgia and TCU on October 22, and earned her first Horsemanship MVP of the season...Bested Lindsey McMullen of Oklahoma State,75.5-74.5...Started the Spring season with a win after defeating New Mexico State...Earned her second win of the spring season after clipping Molli Jacobs of Texas A&M,73-72,on March 2...Picked up her second Horsemanship MVP honor after defeating Mamie Tomlin of Oklahoma State on March 17...Defeated riders from Oklahoma State and Baylor to earn two wins in the Big 12 Championship...Finished the season by earning two wins against San Diego State and UGA at the NCEA National Championships.

2010-11 Western
One of seven Wildcat Western riders to receive a Varsity letter in 2010-11...Garnered Most Outstanding freshman honors in Western at the 2011 Wildcat equestrian year-end awards banquet... Ended 2010-11 with a team-high 12 overall wins... Garnered All-American Honorable Mention honors in Horsemanship for her performance during the regular season... Defeated Auburn's Chelsea Zillner, 74-73 to kick off the 2010 season... Notched first match-MVP award of the year by out riding South Dakota State's Britta Barta, 72.5-70... Defeated South Carolina rider Taylor Singmaster, 74.5-73.5 to pick up her third win of the season... Carded a victory and match-MVP honors in a 76-74.5 victory over Courtney Whitacre of Oklahoma State... Closed out the '10-11 regular season by winning four of five matches, which included picking up her third match-MVP award of the season, over riders from Auburn, South Carolina, and Texas A&M... Was selected to ride in the 2011 Big 12 Championships... Knocked off her counterparts from Tennessee-Martin, Oklahoma State and Auburn to help the Western squad to its second Reserve National Championship in as many years at the 2011 Varsity Equestrian National Championships.

Named the 2008 Palomino World Champion... Had multiple top-5 and top-10 finishes at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress... Daughter of Davis Bovaird and Sara Bovaird... Born December 17, 1991... Majoring in psychology.