04/04/2011 12:28PM

Sunland Park jockey rides six winners on card


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.