Posted: Jul 13, 2014 7:35 PM
Updated: Jul 13, 2014 7:35 PM
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) La Grange won the $100,000 Cinderella Stakes for 2-year-olds by 2 3/4 lengths on closing day of Los Alamitos' brief summer meet on Sunday.
Ridden by Hall of Famer Kent Desormeaux, La Grange ran six furlongs in 1:09.92 and paid $10.60, $2.80 and $2.10 as the 4-1 second choice. The daughter of Curlin is trained by Desormeaux's brother Keith.
Heart of Paradise returned $2.10 and $2.10 as the 1-5 favorite. Slew's Charm was another 3 3/4 lengths back in third and paid $2.40 to show.
La Grange has career earnings of $67,200 since being purchased for $17,000 at last year's Keeneland September sale.