04/04/2011 12:28PM

Sunland Park jockey rides six winners on card

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Sunland Park's leading rider, Alejandro Medellin, won six races at the track on Sunday. His wins came aboard both Quarter Horses and Thoroughbreds at the New Mexico track that operates a mixed meet.

Medellin won the first race, at 350 yards, with Wonwabbitwon ($8). He then took the sixth through ninth races, which were for Thoroughbreds. His winners, beginning with the sixth race, were Vera's Key ($2.60), Watchin Senorita ($9), Brother Louie ($6) and Get Down Wanda ($3) Medellin then won the 11th race with Dunn Slinger ($4.40).

Medellin's mounts have earned over $1.1 million this meet at Sunland.