08/20/2011 12:18PM

Louisiana Downs: Louisiana Cup and LTBA Scholarships


Louisiana Downs puts on its annual Louisiana Cup program on Saturday. It features eight statebred stakes worth a cumulative $570,000. In addition, there will be two $1,000 scholarships awarded by the Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association. Students can register for the scholarship-drawing at the track, between 12:25 p.m. and 1:25 p.m. Central on Saturday. The drawing will be held following the fifth race at Louisiana Downs.