04/18/2011 2:48PM

Lawson wins No. 1,000 of training career


GROVE CITY, Ohio - Trainer Charlie Lawson posted win No. 1,000 of his career on Monday at Beulah Park, winning the fifth race with Wink A Richie ($3.40).

A retired builder and developer, Lawson is best known for extending the careers of older class horses. Lawson trains at his farm in Morrow, Ohio, and ships his horses in the day of the race.