East Rutherford - Ricky Garcia claimed the $2,000 first place prize in week three of the Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment Sports Challenge, tallying an impressive 64,000 points. Garcia has taken a clear lead in the quest for the $10,000 Grand Prize as he has an overwhelming lead over week 1 winner, Charles Pecchio (16,000 points) and week 2 winner Darryl Tkach (5,000 points).
Garcia accumulated his total by hitting a 6-team all-NFL parlay.
The Sports Challenge continues this week and is accumulating more players each and every week. Each player is given 1,000 points to play as they see fit, on both college and professional football. All players make their selections through the MRE Sports Challenge App. Selections must be made through the sports challenge Wifi network in Victory Sports Bar or the Raceworld and VIP teletheaters at The Meadowlands
For more information on the MRE Sports Challenge visit: http://www.meadowlandsracetrack.com/content.aspx?id=11847