03/19/2013 12:04PM

Indiana Downs: Greely named director of racing


Kevin Greely has been named the director of racing at Indiana Downs. For the past three years, Greely has been the racing secretary at Hoosier Park. He is currently the assistant racing secretary at Gulfstream Park.

Centaur Gaming, which owns Hoosier Park, recently acquired Indiana Downs and casino and has received permission from the Indiana Racing Commission to run all of the state’s Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse dates at Indiana Downs this year. Indiana’s Standardbred races will all be held at Hoosier Park.

Indiana Downs also announced that starter Johnnie Jamison will serve as track superintendent. Jamison will be in charge of both the main track and turf course.

The Indiana Downs meet will begin April 23 and run four days a week – Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays – until July 1. They will then add Monday evenings through Oct. 19. First post will be 6 p.m. daily.