Laurel Park

Digest (Jan. 18): Jockey Trevor McCarthy returns with wins after spill at Laurel Park

Digest (Jan. 18): Jockey Trevor McCarthy returns with wins after spill at Laurel Park

Jockey Trevor McCarthy, in his first mount since being involved in a three-horse spill one week earlier, made a triumphant return to the irons aboard Charlie Biggs' Dancingwithpaynter in Friday's second race at Laurel Park . Trained by Cal Lynch, Dancingwithpaynter ($2.40) dueled with Congrats Graduate through the stretch before edging clear past the eighth pole and surviving a claim of foul by runner-up jockey Richard Chiappe to win by 4¼ lengths as a 1-5 favorite in the $15,000 claimer for older females. The winning time was 1 minute, 42.69 seconds for 1 mile over a sloppy main track. McCarthy, leading rider at Laurel's 2018...

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