It’s College Day at Keeneland! As one of Keeneland’s most popular promotions, College Scholarship Day is an opportunity for college students to enjoy a day at the races and possibly walk away with a college scholarship or other great prizes. Keeneland and the Kentucky Thoroughbred Association will give away ten $1,000 scholarships to full-time students.
Registration will take place in the North Terrace.
College Scholarship Day Facts:
– Free general admission with college ID at East Gate.
– Registration begins at 11 a.m. in the College Zone.
– The first 1,000 students to register will receive a free T-shirt courtesy of Kennedy Book Store and a free hat courtesy of Vineyard Vines.
– Free snacks, courtesy of Qdoba, Raising Cane’s & Coke.
– Photos with LexScene to be featured in the magazine & online.
– Win great prizes throughout the day.
– Live music.
Matt Jones of Kentucky Sports Radio and Tom Leach of The Leach Report are going head-to-head in a handicapping contest on KeenelandSelect.com. Each Thursday during the fall meet, Matt and Tom will pick two horses from any race to see who knows the most — or who is the luckiest — when it comes to betting at the track. Keeneland will donate $500 to the contest winner’s charity when it’s all over with.
Here are today’s picks:
Tom Leach/The Leach Report
3rd Race: #7 JARDENIA
5th Race: #7 HOLIDAY BROAD
Matt Jones/Kentucky Sports Radio
6th Race: #3 LOOKING COOL
5th Race: #5 LILY HANNAH