09/14/2008 11:00PM

Prairie Meadows: A Day for Dancing by a nose


In the first of back-to-back stakes races at Prairie Meadows, A Day For Dancing ($5.80) held on to win the $50,000 Prairie Meadows Debutante by a nose over Phoenician Moon. Trained by Steve Asmussen, A Day For Dancing covered the six furlongs in 1:09.72

* Jumpifyoudare ($3.80) became just the second Iowa-red to win the six-furlong, $50,000 Prairie Meadows Freshman after he pulled away to win by 3 1/2 lengths. Jumpifyoudare, ridden by Perry Compton, covered the distance in 1:10.20.