07/27/2008 11:00PM

Lone Star Park: Three straight for Early Final


Early Final won his third straight race in the closing-day $75,000 Middleground Breeders' Cup at Lone Star Park. With Cliff Berry aboard for trainer Bret Calhoun in the six-furlong race for 2-year-olds, Early Final ($4.20) won by 3 3/4 lengths over King Gulch. It was another 1 1/2 lengths back in third to Supreme Secret.

Early Final covered the six furlongs on a track rated fast in 1:12.12.