Carina Mia Wins Acorn Stakes at Belmont Park
The $700,000 Grade 1 Acorn Stakes for three year old fillies was run Saturday, June 11 at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York - it was the first Grade 1 race on a busy Belmont Stakes card. Three Chimneys Farm's 2-1 second betting choice Carina Mia registered her first Grade 1 victory in the field of six - by 1 1/4 lengths thanks to a nice stretch run. 9-1 shot Off the Tracks finished a good second with heavy 4-5 favorite Cathryn Sophia faded to third. Black-Eyed Susan winner Go Maggie Go finished 3 1/4 lengths back in fourth, followed by Paola Queen and Forever Darling to complete the order of finish.