ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Sweet Swap led all the way to win the $65,000 feature by three-quarters of a length Friday at Santa Anita.
Ridden by Joe Talamo, Sweet Swap ran 6 1/2 furlongs on the hillside turf course in 1:12.54 and paid $4.60, $2.60 and $2.40 as the 6-5 favorite.
U S Citizen returned $3.60 and $3.20, while County Lineman was another 1 3/4 lengths back in third and paid $3.40 to show.
The victory, worth $39,000, increased Sweet Swap's career earnings to $390,529, with seven wins in 17 starts. It was the 6-year-old's fifth win in 12 races on the track's turf course.