Napravnik steps up in class

Competition at Delaware Park pushes young jockey to excel

August 16, 2006|By SANDRA MCKEE | SANDRA MCKEE,SUN REPORTER

STANTON, Del. -- Rosie Napravnik is not one to gamble. Her money goes into the bank, not the stock market.

But when it came time to decide where she wanted to ride this summer, the Maryland apprentice jockey took what could be considered a big risk. In her eyes, though, it looked much more like an investment in her future.

Laurel Park meet opener

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