Andrea Young

  • News

    April 4, 2013

    Doubling Down: Texas and Casino Gambling

    The Alabama-Coushatta want their casino back. The Texas horse tracks say betting on races isn’t enough. Both see expanded gambling in the state as their ticket to solvency.

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Horse Racing in Texas, On Its Way to the Last Round-up?

    And they're off....​Is the Texas horse race industry in a death spiral? That seems to be the concern in a report filed today by Steven Long of Horseback Magazine who spent today with the Texas Racing Commission at Sam Houston Race Park.According to Long, Andrea Young of Sam Houston said the park's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2008

    Ike Hits Degenerate Horse Gamblers Where It Hurts

    Sam Houston Race Park officials have just announced that despite all their efforts to the contrary, they are having to cancel the entire thoroughbred meet that was scheduled to start November 28, 2008 and run through April 4, 2009. An excerpt from the statement: The storm’s high winds and rainfa ... More >>