Washington, Pennsylvania— Style Annie remained undefeated in her transient two-race profession after profitable the $151,668 Pennsylvania Sires Stake at Hollywood On line casino at The Meadows on Friday (July 1). Brunella and Portulaca captured the opposite divisions within the occasion, often called Meadow Gladys, for 2-year-old filly trotters. Dave Palone loved a double stakes behind Style Annie and Portulaca amongst his three wins on the undercard.
Style Annie earned her profession debut by writing seven lengths within the again half. At Meadow Gladys, nevertheless, she confirmed early velocity, setting her up for the decisive transfer when she pulled from the pocket close to three-quarters and edged previous Bella Macchiato to triumph in 1:56. Angelpedia recovered for second place, 2-Three/four lengths again, whereas Bella Macchiato took third place.
“I did not wish to rush her into the nook,” Palone mentioned. “I wished to ensure I had a very good angle. Once I requested her to hurry up, she had some spin in her foot. A whole love.”
Jim Campbell trains Donato Hanover-Style’s home-raised daughter Athena for Jules Siegel’s Style Farms LLC.
Brunella enlisted the companies of a well-known retiree, Corridor of Famer Jimmy Takter, who donned his colours to drive for his daughter, Nancy Takter, the coach of the filly Father Patrick-Hollywood Hill. It was a productive matchup, because the first-time starter made an up quarter-pole and opened late to attain for 5-1/four lengths in 1:56. Piano Bar and Present Me Da Moni accomplished the entry.
“I did not wish to get into any site visitors together with her,” the Corridor of Famer mentioned. “She might have gone at the least a second or two sooner at this time. She’s principally all bets on it.”
Goran Falk and Christina Takter bred and personal Brunella.
In her profession debut, Portulaca appeared very receptive to Palone and Kathleen LaMontagne, who raised and personal Donato Hanover-Motivational’s daughter with Donald LaMontagne. She prevailed in 1:59, 1-1/four lengths forward of Wild Jiggy S, with Lindys Irishcream in third place.
“She is the final of my good mare,” mentioned the coach. “She progressed easily. She jogs my memory of her mother; That’s the finest praise I may give you. She may have 10 begins, then the yr will probably be over. We may have a pleasant contemporary horse subsequent yr.”
$60,000 PA Stallion Sequence — 2-12 months-Outdated Filly Trotters
Sheer Religion stayed out till the mud settled, then poured it out, crushing the sector by 11-1/2 lengths in 1:57. The time broke the betting file set by Girl Athens in 2015. Mommas A Diva and Gloriousk accomplished the ticket.
“I used to be actually on the lookout for a gap,” mentioned profitable driver/coach David Wade. “There was half a gap, however I did not wish to danger it. As quickly as we straightened up, she was gone.”
For now, Wade owns the homebred daughter of Higher Caviar-Sheer Delight with Gerald Brittingham and William Peel III, however mentioned the filly is within the strategy of being bought.
Sister Solange and Wind N Water took the opposite divisions.
Saturday’s card at The Meadows incorporates a pair of bets for rookie colts and geldings: a $164,618 PASS and an $80,000 Stallion Sequence occasion. As for betting, the 13-race card presents a switch of $32,226.17 within the Jackpot Choose-5 (race 4), in addition to a switch of $eight,653.21 within the closing Tremendous Hello-5 race. The primary publish is at 12:45 pm