Herb Stevens, a retired Kentucky trainer who conditioned 1979 champion 2-year-old male Rockhill Native and 44 other stakes winners, died Feb. 9.
Jessica Oldham Stith, the first graduate of Chris McCarron's North American Racing Academy, failed to emulate her parents but got a lot of experience in her first ride as a jockey June 17 at River Downs in Ohio.
Chris McCarron will be on hand at River Downs in Ohio June 17 to "pony" a graduate of the North American Riding Academy in her debut as a professional jockey.
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