10/21/2001 11:00PM

Santa Anita: Roman Dancer finds better spot


ARCADIA, Calif. - Roman Dancer ($5.60) shortened to six furlongs, dropped in class, and drilled four rivals at Santa Anita in the $77,900 Sunny Slope Stakes for 2-year-olds. Trained by Chris Paasch and ridden by Kent Desormeaux, Roman Dancer raced six furlongs in a quick 1:08.66, second-fastest winning time of the Oak Tree meet.