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63rd year of racing in the books

10/29/2009 7:46 PM -
Harrington Raceway’s closed the doors on its 63rd year of live racing Thursday with a 15-race program that featured a number of closing night awards.
 Driver Tony Morgan was awarded his 4th consecutive driving title, as he finished the meet with 264 victories. Drivers Ross Wolfenden, Jim Morand, George Dennis and Mike Cole rounded out the top five. Morand closed out the meet strong with four winners on the Thursday program.
 Tim Crissman received his second consecutive training title, with 97 winners, 10 better than his 2008 total. Wayne Givens, Les Givens, Dylan Davis and George Dennis completed the top five.
Horse of the meet honors was also presented, as voted on by the United States Harness Writers Association’s Delaware Valley Chapter to Joyce, Kathleen and Linda Sue Keeler’s Ladyfield, who won 8 of her 13 starts at the meet and made more than $100,000.
 Live racing at Harrington will resume in April of 2010.