Emerson Madonia

Meet Emerson! She is currently serving as a youth delegate for SCQYA for 2019. Emerson is 15 years old, Honor Roll student at SouthLake Christian Academy.  Emme has been riding since she was 6 years old, starting out as an on the English USEF circuit as a hunter/jumper.  She switched to Western when she discovered reining at the age of 12. 

Her horse’s name is Vinnie(Electric Performance), he is 7 years old, it was love at first sight, they have been riding together since March. 


  • IEA National Champion Individual Rider Future Intermediate Reining
  • AQHA Championships Top Ten Youth Rookie Reining
  • Top Ten Level I Youth Reining 


  • IEA National Champion Team rider for Future Intermediate
  • ReiningMember of National Champion Team
  • SCQHA Champion Youth Ranch riding
  • Reserve Champion Youth Reining
  • AQHA Championships Top 5 Youth Rookie Reining
  • Top Ten Youth Rookie Ranch riding
  • NC State 4H Junior Versatility Champion
  • Junior Champion Western Rider