RIDERS AT WORK

Above, Jessie Ferguson, right, and Alyssa Booren, both of Madras, ride during their working pairs routine Friday at the Oregon High School Equestrian Teams Central District meet. The three-day event runs through Sunday at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center in Redmond. This weekend’s meet is the second of three events on the schedule for the Central District, whose members include Bend, Mountain View, Summit, Redmond, Ridgeview, Madras, Crook County, La Pine, Sisters and Trinity Lutheran high schools, among others. The third district event is set for April 18-20, also at the fairgrounds in Redmond, which will host the OHSET state championships May 15-18. Competition today and Sunday starts at approximately 8:30 a.m. each day. At right, Redmond’s Region Hayden, left, and Karlynn McCarthy finish their working pairs.