Head Coach at Endicott (2015-present)
Bethany Jones completed her fourth season as head coach of the Endicott equestrian program in 2018-19.
In her first four seasons at the helm of the program, Jones has led the Gulls to a fourth-place finish at Regionals. She has also guided several students to Regionals and many to Zone Finals: Silvia Graf (2015-16 & 2016-17), Lillian Dugan (2016-17) and McKenzie Pavia (2017-18). During the 2018-19 season, Isabella Jarosiewicz (Boxford, Mass.) placed fifth overall out of 16 competitors in intermediate flat at the 2019 Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Championships.
In 2017, Jones opened her own facility, Autumn Sky Farm in Danvers, Mass., specializing in Hunter/Jumper and Equitation and is now home to the Endicott College Equestrian Team. Jones has been riding since she was eight years old and has years of knowledge and experience in the hunter, jumper and equitation rings. Autumn Sky travels on the A circuit all year round and offers many opportunities for all riders of any level.
Prior to founding Autumn Sky Farm, Jones served as the head coach for Spring Tide Farm's high school and middle school IEA teams.
Jones is a 2008 graduate of Salem State where she received her degree in childhood psychology. Jones started at Spring Tide showing successfully as a junior/amateur from short stirrup through A/O adults before turning professional in 2010.