Pebble Seashore scorched by means of the brisk air over Bally’s Dover whereas Seashore Glass sat chilly and capitalized when the time was proper to win the $250,000 Progress Tempo closing on Wednesday night time (Nov. 23).
Driver Yannick Gingras launched Seashore Glass from publish seven and pressed ahead towards Pebble Seashore across the first flip, although Pebble Seashore refused to relinquish management and snapped a :25.1 first quarter to carry the helm. Seashore Glass nestled into the pocket previous the stands and stayed put by means of a :52.4 half and began to prepared for a pocket launch previous three-quarters in 1:20.3. Spinning for dwelling, Pebble Seashore folded from the torrid tempo and Seashore Glass shot previous with ease to coast to a 1:48.4 win over Captain Cowboy, who fired by means of the open stretch late. Fourever Boy took third and Mad Max Hanover survived a first-over push to carry fourth.
A homebred for Schooner II Stables, Seashore Glass has now gained 12 races from 18 begins and earned $1,187,416. Brent MacGrath situations the son of the late Somebeachsomewhere. He paid $4.60 to win.
Killer Stripes Completes DSBF Sweep
With odds-on favorite Misty Coast eradicated from competition on the primary flip, Killer Stripes had clear crusing to regulate the phrases by means of the ultimate lap and document a 1:55.1 lifetime mark in Wednesday’s $100,000 Ramona Hubbard Memorial, the ultimate of the Delaware Standardbred Breeders’ Fund sequence for two-year-old pacing fillies.
As Dexter Dunn landed Killer Stripes within the pocket behind early chief No Gel Nikki (pushed by Montrell Teague), overwhelming 1-9 selection Misty Coast stalked patiently in fourth earlier than Artwork Stafford Jr. angled her off the pegs to make her transfer halfway on the primary flip. Nonetheless, Misty Coast locked wheels with Direct Mist on the :27.1 first quarter, and the pair stopped abruptly. Killer Stripes brushed to the lead on the bell, rated center splits of :56.3 and 1:25, and edged away from No Gel Nikki by means of the ultimate flip. The Badlands Hanover-Tiger Model filly drew clear underneath gentle encouragement to win — for the third time in as many profession begins — by 7-1/2 lengths. No Gel Nikki was an remoted second, eight lengths away from Spoiled Rotn Lady (Allan Davis), who simply nabbed the flagging Clearlydreamy (Victor Kirby) for third.
Misty Coast by no means recovered and completed sixth within the seven-horse subject.
Coach Andrew Stafford co-owns Killer Stripes, who has now earned $70,000 in her profession, with Thomas Eire and Bonnie Benson. Killer Stripes paid $10, $8.80 and $10 throughout the board; No Gel Nikki returned $53.40 and $57.60; and Spoiled Rotn Lady paid $180.20.
Within the $20,000 comfort, Ezy Ranch Inc. hombred Ezycure and Montrell Teague sustained an prolonged first-over bid out of third to put on down pacesetter Spicy Tuna (David Rearic) and defeat her by 2-3/4 lengths in 1:58.4. Mavericks Missy (Russell Foster) rallied off third-over cowl to complete third.
Cory Mumford trains Ezycure, a Barber Pole-Greatest Enterprise filly with three profession wins and $44,150 in earnings.
(with information from DSBF)