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MIDNIGHT PLEASURE GOES LAST TO FIRST IN FOREGO STAKES
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 18, 2019) – Midnight Pleasure charged from last to first in the $50,000 Forego Stakes Friday at Turfway Park, gobbling up the last half-furlong to win by a neck in a four-way rush to the wire. Mr Ashley, off at 67-1, was second, a nose better than third-place Torazo, who finished a neck ahead of Lanier in fourth. Read more.
Photo: Midnight Pleasure (5) gets up in the Forego Stakes. Coady Photography (Click to enlarge.)
JOCKEY VIRGINIA TORMEY SCORES FIRST CAREER WIN
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 18, 2019) – Jockey Virginia Tormey, 23, earned her first career victory Friday when she guided Miss Chuckie H to win the first race at Turfway Park by 8 1/2 lengths.
Breaking from post seven, Tormey positioned Miss Chuckie H just outside the leader before taking over on the turn of the 6 ½ furlong test for older fillies and mares. The win came with Tormey’s ninth mount. . . . “You can’t beat this feeling,” said Tormey. Read more.
Photo: Coady Photography (Click to enlarge.)
MIKE MAKER SETS RECORD FOR MOST TRAINING TITLES AT TURFWAY
Ramseys Top Owner Standings; Prescott Leads Riders
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 1, 2019) – When Red Hot Kitten crossed the wire a neck to the good in Turfway Park’s last race on New Year’s Eve, the final day of the 2018 holiday meet, Mike Maker claimed sole possession of the record for training titles at the Northern Kentucky track with 21. Read more.
GOLDBERRY EARNS FIRST BLACK TYPE IN HOLIDAY INAUGURAL
FLORENCE, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2018) – Karen Schaeffer’s Goldberry earned her first black type win Friday, taking the $50,000 Holiday Inaugural Stakes at Turfway Park by 1 1/4 lengths over Natural Wonder. Dreamin was another length back in third in the six-furlong race for fillies and mares 3-years-old and up. Read more.
Coady Photography (Click image to enlarge)