Stats: age 25, Franklin, Tenn.
High Society II: b. g., 16 hands, 14 years, Australian-bred Thoroughbred (Vain Kariol—Test Bat), owned by rider.
This pair completed the Dansko Fair Hill CCI*** (Md.) in 2007 and 2008, and they also completed the Jersey Fresh CCI*** (N.J.) in 2007. Last year, they finished 11th at the Jersey Fresh CCI*** and 37th at the Blenheim CCI*** (England). This spring, they placed ninth in an advanced division at Pine Top (Ga.) and 16th in the advanced at Southern Pines (N.C.).
Jimmy’s Prediction: On her first attempt at Rolex, Jessica should be able to produce a slow clear round. However, the polish needed for her technical skills is still lacking. She’s here for the experience as much as for the competitive result.