Tuesday, June 12 2012
CRUZ HOMECOMING AN EARLY SUCCESS
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (June 10, 2012) – Calder’s all-time leading rider Manoel Cruz returned to the local jockey’s room on Thursday after plying his trade in states north for the last 14 months, and the immediate returns have been positive as the veteran jockey won four races on Saturday, including two of the four Summit Preview Day stakes.
“It feels so good being back at this place; I feel one-hundred percent at home,” Cruz said. “The reason I came back is because of my son. He is sick, and in the hospital right now, so I offer those wins to him.”
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