After passing series of tests, Hartzog to serve as Tech's Masked Rider
Becoming Texas Tech's Masked Rider was more taxing than anything Ashley Hartzog ever could have imagined.
There were written examinations, a riding test, references to be provided and even a test on how to maneuver a pickup truck and trailer in the tight spaces she would face when taking her horse on personal appearances. That's on top of a 30-minute interview during which her knowledge of horsemanship and Tech's traditions was picked apart like a presidential candidate's qualifications ...
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