Anna “Rosie” Napravnik notches five victories
The leading jockey at Delaware Park, Anna “Rosie” Napravnik notched five winners, falling one short of the record, from seven mounts at Delaware Park today.
The 22-year-old native of Morristown, New Jersey, notched her first winner of the day in the second race with Mipando, trained by Peter Walder. She followed by winning the third race astride Poseidon, conditioned by Steve Klesaris. In the fourth, she scored aboard Governor Jack, trained by Thomas Iannotti. Her fourth win on the day came in the sixth race, the $75,000 Tax Free Shopping Stakes, with Southern Truth conditioned by Jason Servis. Her fifth win came in the tenth and final race on the card astride Iris’ Proverb trained by Sam Cronk.
Through October 16, Napravnik is the leading the jockey at Delaware Park with a record of 111 winners from 477 mounts.
Five jockeys have notched six winners in a single day at Delaware Park. They are Michael McCarthy, who accomplished the feat twice in 1997 and 1998’ Jimmy Edwards in 1984; Greg McCarron in 1974; George Cusimano in 1968; and Eldon Nelson in 1958.