08/07/2001 11:00PM

Lone Star Park


GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - Lone Star Park will offer 28 stakes worth $2.9 million when it opens for 33 nights of Quarter Horse racing on Sept. 20. The meet will run on a Thursday through Saturday basis through Dec. 1, and daily purses will average $145,000.

The richest race of the meet is the $1 million-estimated Texas Classic Futurity, a 400-yard race to be run Dec. 1. The Texas Classic is one of four Grade 1 Quarter Horses races to be run this season at Lone Star.