Blue Ridge Hunt Point to Point
Woodley Farm, Berryville, Virginia
Saturday, September 19, 2020

First Race
Maiden Hurdle    About 2 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1All Out of Aces 160Graham WattersShannon Hill FarmNeil R. Morris 
2Speed Alert 147Barry FoleyBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 
3Noble Weed 155Sean McDermottStraylight Racing, LLCMark Beecher 
4Oceanographer *145Bryan CullinaneCross Racing Stable LLCNeil R. Morris 
5Speedygalee 152Gerard GalliganWelcome Here FarmSanna P. Neilson 

All Out of Aces went to the lead at once and won handily. This was a popular win as Shannon Hill Farm belongs to Blue Ridge Joint MFH Jeff LeHew and his wife.

Winning Margin: 5   Winning Time: 3:43 4/5   Turf: hard

All Out of Aces, dk.b./br. g. 2013, by Proud Citizen out of All in With Aces, by Quiet American. Bred by Dream On, Inc. (Ky)

First Race - Division 2.0
Maiden Hurdle    About 2 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1He'll Do *145Parker HendriksSanna Neilson and John L. HuganirSanna P. Neilson 
2Cause for Pardon 160Thomas GarnerBallybristol Farm LLCLeslie F. Young 
3Super Bird 155Barry FoleyCrooked Run RacingEdward Mulligan 
4Animal Kingston 160Graham WattersWilliam RussellNeil R. Morris 
PUEmbrace the Grind *140Archie MacAuleyWendy W. HendriksRicky Hendriks 

He'll Do stalked the early leader, Super Bird, took command in the final half mile and won easily.

Winning Margin: 7   Winning Time: 3:42 3/5   Turf: hard

He'll Do, dk.b./br. g. 2016, by Mark Veleste out of Enchant, by War Chant. Bred by Brereton C. Jones (Fl)

Second Race
Amateur/Novice Rider Hurdle    About 2 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1To Be Or Not to Be 140Brett OwingsIrvin L. Crawford, IIJoseph G. Davies 
2Mighty Mark 157Skylar McKennaIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson 
3Zen's Land 160Sophie HeneliusEllerslie FarmEdward Mulligan 
4Change Maker 160Colin SmithStephany W. S. HarperAlicia S. Murphy 

To Be Or Not to Be, raced near the pace set by Mighty Mark. These two battled down the stretch with To Be Or Not to Be narrowly best.

Winning Margin: head   Winning Time: 4:01 2/5   Turf: hard

To Be Or Not to Be, ch. g. 2016, by Limehouse out of Isabel Harp, by Mojave Moon. Bred by Bonita Farm (Md)

Third Race
Open Hurdle    About 2 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Junonia 165Graham WattersKinross FarmNeil R. Morris 
2Surprising Soul 165McLane HendriksWendy W. HendriksRicky Hendriks 
3Corky Lemon 165Sean McDermottHeather Austin and Peter AustinMark Beecher 

Junonia raced near Surprising Soul, who set the pace. Junonia moved to Surprising Soul in the final three furlongs and proved best in a driving finish.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 3:46   Turf: hard

Junonia, gr./ro. g. 2014, by City Zip out of Saibel Star, by Unbridled's Song. Bred by Rodman W. Moorhead III (Pa)

Fourth Race
Restricted Young Adult Flat    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Bercasa (Ire) 140Skylar McKennaIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson 
2Hail Michigan 130Teddy DaviesWilliam F. C. Marlow, Jr.Joseph G. Davies 
3North Dubai 140Bracelon CarmoucheDonald YovanovichDonald Yovanovich 
4It's Nothing 140Natalie HendriksMove Up Stable & Sally ReedKatherine S. Neilson 
5Street Review 140Theo SushkoTheo SushkoBetty McCue 

Bercasa moved to the lead down the backside and held off Hail Michigan, who just missed.

Winning Margin: 3/4   Winning Time: 2:49 3/5   Turf: hard

Bercasa (Ire), ch. m. 2015, by Casamento (Ire) out of Berocco (Ire), by Danehill Dancer (Ire). Bred by Old Carhue & Graeng Bloodstock (Ire)

Fifth Race
The Sheila Baldwin Memorial    Novice Rider Flat    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Choo Choo 160Bryan CullinaneIrvin S. NaylorNeil R. Morris 
2Smokin Caraquena 152Emme FulliloveJennifer TaylorCarl Rafter 
3Pony Up 160Courtney DankovichMorningstar FarmRicky Hendriks 
4Mr. Haire 160Virginia KorrellJohn GreeneLeslie F. Young 
5My Afleet 160Brett OwingsJeffrey S. Aimling and Merriefield FarmMark Beecher 
6Stand Down (Ire) 160Elizabeth ScullyFrank A. Bonsal, Jr.Casey Pinkard Savin 
7Huyana 160Teddy DaviesEHB RacingJoseph G. Davies 
8Bridge Builder 160Erin SwopeCeltic Venture StableEva D. Smithwick 
9Full Time Party (Ire) 160Sara GartlandMeadow Run FarmRicky Hendriks 
LROnarock 155Parker HendriksNoble StablesNeil R. Morris 
OCGeorgie Hyphen (Ire) 165Colin SmithTerry Whittier and Bourke RacingDavid M. Bourke 

Choo Choo raced in the middle of the field, advanced in the final half mile, took the lead on the turn and won going away. Smokin Caraquena came flying but couldn't threaten the winner.

Winning Margin: 4 1/2   Winning Time: 2:42 1/5   Turf: hard

Choo Choo, ch. g. 2015, by English Channel out of Cho Cho San, by Deputy Minister. Bred by Calumet Farm (Ky)

Sixth Race
Purse $2,000    The Woodley Cup    Virginia Bred, Sired or Certif    About 1 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1River Deep 155Gerard GalliganMorgan's Ford FarmD. M. Smithwick, Jr.$1,200
2Vincent Van Gogo 155Graham WattersFlying Elvis StableNeil R. Morris$400
3Arkadag 155Barry FoleyLisa NelmsDavid M. Bourke$220
4Curlee Fox 140Emme FulliloveBowler Hill FarmMadison F. Meyers$100
5Jimmy Legs 135Thomas GarnerS. Rebecca ShepherdDavid M. Bourke$80
6Twilightatwindsor 147Tom FoleyLori L. UdallLori L. Udall 
OCCara Mor 135Colin SmithBourke RacingDavid M. Bourke$80

River Deep was reserved off the pace, rallied around the final turn and won as much the best.

Winning Margin: 5 1/2   Winning Time: 1:42   Turf: hard

River Deep, b. g. 2014, by Arch out of River Fancy, by Congaree. Bred by Morgan's Ford Frm & F and F Stable (Va)

Seventh Race
Maiden Flat    About 1 1/8 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Detroit Blues (GB) 155McLane HendriksMorningstar FarmRicky Hendriks 
2Pincer Movement (Ire) 155Archie MacAuleyArmata StablesRicky Hendriks 
3Sollozzo (Ire) 150Thomas GarnerWalter PuddiferLeslie F. Young 
4Acta Non Verba 145Courtney DankovichDebra E. KachelRicky Hendriks 

Detroit Blues was rated off the early pace, rallied on the outside, joined the leaders at the head of the stretch and proved best.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 2:09   Turf: hard

Detroit Blues (GB), ch. g. 2010, by Tobougg (Ire) out of Blue Missy, by Swain (Ire). Bred by R. W. Huggins (GB)

Eighth Race
Novice Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Hafajay (GB) 165Chris GracieMrs. George L. Ohrstrom, Jr.Richard L. Valentine 
2Cocodimama *155Chloe HannumAdlestrop HillEmily J. Hannum 
DQHollywood Strike 165Gerard GalliganIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson 
DQHighway Prince (Ire) 165Barry FoleyArmata StablesKatherine S. Neilson 
FGreat Road *155Teddy DaviesKinross FarmJoseph G. Davies 

Hollywood Strike made most of the running with Highway Prince close behind. When Hollywood Strike faded Hafajay held the lead briefly, but had to settle for second as Highway Prince came again. After reviewing the patrol films, Highway Prince and Hollywood Strike were disqualified for going of course making Hafajay the winner.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 6:17 2/5   Turf: hard

Hafajay (GB), ch. g. 2013, by Haafhd (GB) out of Just Jay (GB), by Keelo. Bred by S. W. Knowles (GB)

Ninth Race
Amateur and Novice Rider Timbe    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Cheers to Us 165McLane HendriksWendy W. HendriksRicky Hendriks 
LRAngelos Walk 175Matthew BrightMatthew BrightMatthew Bright 
PUPocket Talk (Ire) 165Brett OwingsKinross FarmJoseph G. Davies 

Cheers to Us led most of the way, avoided the mayhem and was the only horse to finish. Pocket Talk was pulled up after the first fence and Angelos Walk lost his rider between the 11th and 12th fences.

Winning Margin:   Winning Time: 6:19 4/5   Turf: hard

Cheers to Us, b. g. 2013, by Artie Schiller out of Cocktail Hour, by Dynaformer. Bred by Dixiana Farms, LLC (Ky)