08/15/2015 8:50PM

Academic beats boys in Canadian Derby, gives Rycroft three stakes on card


EDMONTON, Alberta –Trainer Tim Rycroft had a day he will never forget, winning three of the four stakes at Northlands Park, including the Grade 3, $200,000 Grade 3 Canadian Derby with the 3-year-old filly Academic. Academic paid $9 as the second choice behind Blue Dancer.