Thursday, April 12, 2012

Vernon Downs qualifiers set for Friday

Vernon Downs is set to host its first set of qualifiers in preparation for the beginning of the 2012 race season.

A total of sixteen qualifiers will be held on Friday morning (April 13) at 11:00am.

Vernon will also host another set of qualifiers on Friday, April 20 at 11:00am, and then again on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:55pm as the racetrack hosts its "Press Night" for the local media and dignitaries commemorating another opening of live racing on Friday, April 27th with a post time of 6:55pm.

"We are looking forward to another great season of live harness racing in Vernon, New York this year, and will once again host some of the top racing New York has to offer during our 90-day race meet at Vernon," said Jason M. Settlemoir, VP of Racing and Simulcast.

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