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5 Top Contenders for the Belmont Stakes

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The thunder of hooves against the turf, the roar of the excited crowd, and the prestigious title of Triple Crown champion are the elements that ignite the passion surrounding the Belmont Stakes as the final leg of thoroughbred racing’s coveted Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes has captivated audiences for over 150 years. However, the stakes are even higher with a new venue at the historic Saratoga Race Course in 2024 and a hefty $2 million purse on the line.

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Academy of the Holy Angels Golfers Earn Rare Triple Crown, Finish Second in State

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Demarest NJ,  the varsity golfers from the Academy of the Holy Angels just completed a lights-out, first-ever undefeated season (14-0 in overall league play) that included an elusive triple crown. The Angels are now league champions, Big North champions, and AHA’s first Bergen County AND State Sectional champions. On May 16, the Angels finished second in the state, and Angelina Kim of Tenafly finished third in the state as an individual. The team includes Kim, ’25; Sharanya Agarwal of West New York, ’25; Sidney Chung of Cresskill, ’24; Inha Jun of Edgewater, ’25; and Amelia Shen of Demarest, ‘23.

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