For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Miller (708) 780-3700
Live Racing Cancelled
Friday at Hawthorne
STICKNEY, IL – The live racing card for Friday at Hawthorne
Race Course has been cancelled. With
heavy rains expected to begin on Thursday evening, carrying through the entire
day on Friday, nearly 1.5 inches of rainfall are expected in that period in the
racing is expected to resume on Saturday, with a first post of 3:10 PM. Those races that had the most entries for
Friday will be carried over to the Saturday card as extras, which will be drawn
on Wednesday morning.
the track will be closed for training on Friday, allowing for the track crew to
seal the track, keeping as much water as possible on the top of the racing
Hawthorne Race Course, Chicago’s Hometown Track, returned
for spring thoroughbred racing on Friday, March 15. The summer harness meet
opens on Friday, May 5 and races through September 24. Fall thoroughbreds close out the year,
running from October 10 through December 28.
For more information, visit www.Hawthorneracecourse.com
or contact Hawthorne at 708-780-3700.