Mid-American Conference

Racing! Finishing up the Eclipse Award picks

Hello, my name is John Cherwa, and welcome back to our horse racing newsletter as we finish up our Eclipse Award picks.

Hopefully everyone had a great first day of the year, but now it’s back to work for some of you. Confession up top, I watched college football all day, not the horses. Well, I do record Santa Anita every day and watch the races later.

The day of the two semifinals is the best viewing day in college football. And, I also got to see my alma mater, University of Central Florida, stay undefeated and beat Auburn in the Peach Bowl.

OK, with that out of the way, the rest of my Eclipse Award picks.

But first, I’m going to change my...