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Alecia Zimbelman
 Alecia Zimbelman

St. Francis, Kan.


2009-2010 Western - Ended the year with an overall Varsity record of 7-11... Out rode Baylor's Lindsay Tomko, 70-68 to pick up her first win of the season... Defeated UT-Martin rider Stephanie Sanders, 67-59... Rode past Christy McElreath of Oklahoma State, 66.5-0... Defeated Texas A&M's Tara Christiansen, 71-69.5... Out rode Baylor rider Madelyn Mooney, 70-67 to notch her third straight win of the second half of the season... Participated in the Big 12 Championships... Was chosen to ride in the Varsity Equestrian National Championships, where she defeated Oklahoma State's Christy McElreath, 135.5-129 and South Carolina rider Amanda Pope, 135-131... Helped the Wildcats to a 2010 Reserve National Championship at the VENC.

2008-09 Western - Finished up her sophomore campaign with a 13-5-1 record in Reining while picking up three MVP awards on the season... Picked up her first MVP award by riding past Baylor's Madelyn Mooney, 67.5-67, on 10/17/08... Finished up the fall season by defeating Jacque Roberts of Oklahoma State where she was awarded MVP honors on 11/14/08... Picked up where she left off in the spring season, as she was awarded MVP honors after riding past Tonna Brooks of New Mexico State, 71-70, on 12/31/09... Helped lead the Wildcats past No. 6 Auburn by defeating Ashton Fairey, 72.5-72, on 3/13/09...Went 2-0 at the Big 12 Championships to help the Wildcats place fourth... Tallied a 3-1 mark at the VENC to lead K-State to a fifth place finish... Was named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the fall and spring semesters... Was a letter-winner for the 2008-09 season... Awarded the K-State Most Outstanding Sophomore Athlete Award in the Western Division.

2007-08 Western - Finished the year with a 6-5-1 overall record and brought home one MVP award in varsity Western competitions... Awarded MVP vs. Baylor on 2/22/08...Defeated Maddie Williams of Texas A&M, 69.5-67.5, at the Central Championships at Fox Creek Farms...Helped lead K-State to a third place finish by defeating Maddie Williams of Texas A&M, 69.5-67.5, in Reining at the Central Championships... Helped K-State to a third place finish by defeating Jacque Roberts of Oklahoma State, 149.5-147, in Reining, at the VENC... Finished with an overall record of 3-1 at the VENC...Selected as an alternate for the NRHA Derby... Was named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the fall and spring... Was a letterwinner for the 2007-08 season.

Personal - Born on February 13, 1989, in Benkelman, Neb...Daughter of Mark and Sue Zimbelman... Gazetteland All-Area Honorable Mention for basketball... All-League and All-Area Honorable Mention in volleyball... Majoring in biology.