03/26/2003 12:00AM

Hawthorne: Reavis streak ends, begins anew

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Trainer Mike Reavis's streak for consecutive days with at least one winner came to an end in the last race Sunday when his only entrant, Ebony Angel, finished second, beaten a half-length.

Reavis had saddled at least one winner on each of the first 16 days of the meet, which began March 1.

It didn't take long for Reavis to start a new streak. He saddled one winner Monday and four Tuesday - Pikester ($4.80), Holly's Wager ($6.60), Miss Spragg ($8.20), and Ft. Mann ($5.80).

Leading jockey Larry Sterling Jr., who rides mostly for Reavis, also had a 16-day win streak end Sunday, but he was aboard all the Reavis winners on Monday and Tuesday, and he rode a fifth winner for a different trainer in Tuesday's eighth race.

* Fans who have questions, suggestions, or comments about the Hawthorne meet will have an opportunity to voice them at the track Saturday at 10:30 a.m., during the "Behind the Scenes" program. Track department heads will be available for questioning during the one-hour show.

* Through Tuesday, jockey Curt Bourque was 10 wins shy of reaching the 3,000-win milestone. Bourque, a 35-year-old native of Erath, La., won the Hawthorne riding title in 1993.