Leading Trainer Morey Bags Two More Victories

Leading Trainer Morey Bags Two More Victories

William E. Morey saddled a pair of winners Wednesday to maintain his position atop the trainer standings at Golden Gate Fields.

     Morey, who is winning races at an amazing 43 percent clip, captured the third race with No Illusions ($9.00) and the sixth with Griffinstown ($3.60).   Morey leads his colleagues with 14 victories through 12 days of racing at the summer meeting.

      Jockeys Leslie Mawing and Kayla Stra both rode two winners Wednesday.  Mawing took the second race with He Is ($8.60) and the fifth with Colorful Dancer ($7.20).  Stra tallied with Last of the Blues ($25.80) in the fourth race and Surada ($3.40) in the eighth.

     There is no live racing at Golden Gate Fields Thursday, however, the track will be open for simulcast wagering.  Club House gates open at 10 a.m. and the simulcast schedule will feature opening-day action from the Los Angeles County Fair at Fairplex Park, where first post is 1 p.m.

     Thursday’s simulcast schedule also includes racing from Arlington Park (11 a.m.), Woodbine (11 a.m.), and Louisiana Downs (11:25 a.m.).