Posey Obrecht

Jarretsville, MD

Posey began playing polo at the Garrison Forest School in the 5th grade. Continuing her polo career through high school and into college Posey attended University of Kentucky and played on the team. Posey initially began teaching with the summer programs at Garrison Forest, then the USPA/PTF summer clinics at UVA. After college, she went back to Garrison Forest where she taught full time. Today Posey continues to teach at the Maryland Polo Club in the summers. She is an active member in the USPA belonging to many Intercollegiate/Interscholastic committees. Additionally, as an I/I player Posey won College National Championships in 2010 and received the PTF Player of the year award in 2013.

What has been one of your favorite teaching memories?

Watching the boys win Nationals. It was my first year at GFS but we've all grown up playing together. It was special to watch all the years of hard work pay off for them!