Imperial Hint Wins General George Stakes at Laurel Park
Laurel Park in Laurel, Maryland was the scene of the $250,000 G3 General George Stakes on Saturday, February 18 - a seven furlong dirt race for horses four years old and upward. Raymond Mamone's 5-2 second betting choice Imperial Hint stumbled at the start but recovered to hit the wire first - by 2 1/4 lengths in an impressive time. 4-5 favorite Stallwalkin' Dude finished second in the field of nine with 37-1 shot Never Gone South getting in for third. Ocean Knight was fourth while Classy Class, Alfeet Willy, Heaven's Runway, Grasshoppin, and Voluntario completed the order of finish. Page McKenney scratched.