06/30/2011 8:46PM

Lone Star: Riding double for jockey Erik McNeil


Jockey Erik McNeil has won two of the first three races on tonight's card at Lone Star Park. He guided Katesexpectations ($9.20) to victory in the second, and just won the third with Bar Ba Cat ($12.40). McNeil entered the card ranked eighth in the standings, with 15 wins. His brother, Bryan, is the fifth leading rider at the meet, and his father, jockey Tony McNeil, is tied for 10th in the standings. The three will all be riding against each other in the seventh race tomorrow night at Lone Star.