Keyword: Hamilton

  • Brahms

    Champion Queena Euthanized

    Queena, who won three straight grade I races in 1991 to earn champion older mare honors, is euthanized because of colic complications.

  • Jockey Hamilton Sidelined After Car Accident

    Steve "Cowboy" Hamilton, who made a successful return to the saddle in October after nearly a year off, will be sidelined four to six weeks after cracking his vertebrae and breaking ribs on both sides of his body in an automobile accident Dec. 22.

  • Hamilton to Retire from Racing Museum

    Dick Hamilton, communications officer for the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., has announced that he will be retiring this spring. Hamilton joined the museum staff in 1995, after retiring from his position as a New York Racing Association steward earlier that year.

  • Laurel Park Reopens After Storm Delay

    Canceled twice previously, Laurel Park's reopening Wednesday drew a crowd of 5,036 back to the central Maryland track after a 10-month hiatus.

  • Hamilton Unseats Berry as Remington's Top Rider

    Apprentice Quincy Hamilton ended Cliff Berry's run of eight consecutive riding titles at Remington Park as the Oklahoma track brought down the curtain on its 65-day meeting for 2004 Sunday.

  • Special Work

    <i>By Lucy Young Hamilton</i> - Many causes connected to racing deserve our best efforts and generosity. I am personally connected with several, and believe in each of them, but the work of Grayson-Jockey Club is special. Here the good graces of those in racing directly benefit the animal that makes it all possible.

  • Great Notion to Northview in Maryland

    Stakes winner Great Notion, who nearly won last year's King Bishop Stakes (gr. I) at Saratoga, will enter stud at Northview Stallion Station near Chesapeake City, Md.

  • Grade I Producer Tara Roma Dead

    Emory Hamilton's Tara Roma, a grade II winner and grade I stakes producer, died March 31 from complications while delivering an A.P. Indy colt.

  • Serra Lake posted an upset victory in the Go For Wand Stakes.

    Serra Lake Charges to Go for Wand Upset

    Emory Hamilton's homebred Serra Lake rallied in the stretch to win Sunday's $250,000 Go for Wand Handicap (gr. I) at Saratoga. Under a well-timed ride from Edgar Prado, Serra Lake completed the 1 1/8 miles in 1:49.62 on a fast track.