12/27/2002 12:00AM

Drape, Sullivan win Eclipse Awards


Joe Drape and John Jeremiah Sullivan were named winners of Media Eclipse Awards Friday by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association.

Drape, a New York Times sportswriter, won the award in the news/commentary category for his series of articles on the Breeders' Cup pick six scandal. Sullivan won the award in the feature/enterprise category for his story "Horseman, Pass By: Glory, Grief, and the Race for the Triple Crown," published in October in Harper's magazine. The 32nd annual Eclipse Awards dinner is Jan. 27 in Beverly Hills, Calif.