Blue Ridge Hunt Point to Point
Woodley Farm, Berryville, Virginia
Sunday, April 11, 2021

First Race
Maiden Hurdle    About 1 7/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Team Tim *155Eddie KeatingThe Filbert FamilyCasey Pinkard Savin 
2Oceanographer ***150Bryan CullinaneCross Racing Stable LLCNeil R. Morris 
3Cloudbased 155Graham WattersMrs. Calvin HoughlandJoseph G. Davies 
LRKoko Star ***150Sophie HeneliusFearnought Farm LLCDoug Fout 

Team Tim and Koko Star made all of the running until the final hurdle where Koko Star lost his rider leaving Team Tim all alone at the finish.

Winning Margin: 8   Winning Time: 4:11 3/5   Turf: good

Team Tim, ch. g. 2012, by Sharp Humor out of Kissemilie, by Broken Vow. Bred by Two Legends Farm (Md)

Second Race
Amateur/Novice Rider Hurdle    About 1 7/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Junonia 155Bryan CullinaneKinross FarmNeil R. Morris 
2Argentic (Fr) 155Parker HendriksMRQ RacingNeil R. Morris 
3Profiteer 155Eddie KeatingFrank A. Bonsal, Jr.Casey Pinkard Savin 

In the early stages the field was tightly bunched. When they came to the final fence Junonia was leading. Argentic could not match strides with Junonia, who won handily.

Winning Margin: 5   Winning Time: 3:52   Turf: good

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

Third Race
Open Hurdle    About 1 7/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Family Tree (GB) 155Graham WattersIrvin S. NaylorNeil R. Morris 
2Bullet Star 145Gerard GalliganEdward MulliganEdward Mulligan 
3Dream Verse (Ire) *140Eddie KeatingIvy Hill StableAlicia S. Murphy 
LRPaddy's Crown ***145Chloe HannumFlora HannumRichard L. Valentine 

Family Tree was rated off the pace set by Paddy's Crown who slipped on the turn for home. Family Tree led to the finish and held off Bullet Star, who closed with a rush.

Winning Margin: 1   Winning Time: 4:02 1/5   Turf: good

Family Tree (GB), ch. g. 2015, by Galileo (Ire) out of Sant Elena (GB), by Efisio (GB). Bred by Car Colston Hall Stud (GB)

Fourth Race
Side Saddle Race    Side Saddle Field Master's Cha    About 1 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Sky Babe  Julie NafeJulie Louise NafeJulie Louise Nafe 
2Soul Approval  Devon ZebroviousCherry Blossom Farm LLCGeorge Kuk 
3King Creole  Sarah PembertonSarah PembertonGeorge Kuk 

Sky Babe rallied from off the pace and battled Soul Aproval to the final yards where Sky Babe proved best.

Winning Margin: 1 1/4   Winning Time: 4:13   Turf: good

Sky Babe, b. m. 2016, by Minister's Wild Cat out of Light Up the Sky, by .

Fifth Race
Novice Rider Flat Race    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Choo Choo 165Bryan CullinaneIrvin S. NaylorNeil R. Morris 
2To Be Or Not to Be 155Teddy DaviesIrvin L. Crawford IIJoseph G. Davies 
3Whiskey Chaser 155Aaron DavisCaves FarmJoseph G. Davies 
4Georgie Hyphen (Ire) 155Parker HendriksTerry Whittier & Bourke RacingLiam Bourke 
5Fused 155Brett OwingsPort Lairge StablesMark Beecher 
6Blue Ridge Scout 155Michael WoodsonDonald YovanovichDonald Yovanovich 

Choo Choo came from slightly off the pace and won going away. To Be or Not To Be closed well but was second best.

Winning Margin: 1 1/4   Winning Time: 2:53 1/5   Turf: good

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

Fifth Race - Division 2.0
Novice Rider Flat Race    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Animal Kingston 155Bryan CullinaneWilliam RussellNeil R. Morris 
2Big Bend 155Parker HendriksKinross FarmNeil R. Morris 
3Pony Up 165Courtney DankanichEmily AstorRicky Hendriks 
4Hail Michigan 155Teddy DaviesWilliam F. C. Marlow, Jr.Joseph G. Davies 
5Wise Men 155Johnny DeanEdward MulliganEdward Mulligan 

Animal Kingston improved his position on the backside, put Pony Up away on the turn and was a handy winner.

Winning Margin: 6   Winning Time: 2:53 2/5   Turf: good

Animal Kingston, ch. g. 2015, by Animal Kingdom out of Private Dining, by Royal Academy. Bred by Fred W. Hertrich, III (Ky)

Sixth Race
Purse $2,000    Virginia Bred, Sired or Certified flat race    About 1 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1River Deep 155Gerard GalliganMorgan's Ford FarmD. M. Smithwick, Jr.$1,200
2Gas Money 155Graham WattersPathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris$400
3Talk Less 155Bryan CullinanePathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris$220
4Jestful 140Parker HendriksQuest RealtySusan S. Cooney$100
5Conning Tower 150Sophie HeneliusDaybreak Stables, Inc.Jimmy Day$80

River Deep stalked Gas Money, who led the field to the head of the stretch. At this stage these two hooked up and River Deep won in a thrilling stretch duel.

Winning Margin: neck   Winning Time: 1:49   Turf: good

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
1Milton Road 150Gerard GalliganPathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris 
2Theda's Boy 150Brett OwingsDaniel T. DoaneKevin C. Boniface 
3Criticize 145Graham WattersNRQ RacingNeil R. Morris 
4Naked in Cabo 150Ashley NelsonJalin StableKevin C. Boniface 
5Oulog 155Michael WoodsonDonald YovanovichDonald Yovanovich 
LRTiepolo (Ire) 155Virginia KorrellPuddle Jumpers International RacingLeslie F. Young 

Milton Road led all the way and won easily. Tiepolo contended until he lost his rider.

Winning Margin: 2 1/2   Winning Time: 1:58   Turf: good

Milton Road, gr. g. 2017, by Desert Party out of Jamaican Ginger, by Maria's Mon. Bred by Carolyn Vogel (NY)

Eighth Race
Purse $50    Open Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Tomgarrow (Ire) 175Gerard GalliganLeipers Fork Steeplechasers LLCLeslie F. Young 
2Mr. Haire ***145Eve LedyardJohn Greene & Patrick WorrallLeslie F. Young 
PUCurve of Stones 175Graham WattersS. Rebecca ShepherdDavid M. Bourke 

Winning Margin: 35   Winning Time: 6:48 4/5   Turf: good

Tomgarrow (Ire), ch. g. 2014, by Alzavoski (Ire) out of Roomier (Ire), by Bienamado (Ire). Bred by Mrs. Kay Curtis (Ire)

Ninth Race
Novice Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Arkadag 165Gerard GalliganLisa NelmsDavid M. Bourke 
2Master Seville **158Brett OwingsSouth Branch FarmsMark Beecher 
3Stooshie (Ire) 165Graham WattersIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy 
PUGun Lobby 165Eddie KeatingJulie Louise NafeJulie Louise Nafe 

Arkadag was reserved off of the pace, made his move on the final turn and won easily

Winning Margin: 1 3/4   Winning Time: 6:35   Turf: good

Arkadag, ch. g. 2015, by Union Rags out of Aristra, by Afleet Alex. Bred by Mr. & Mrs. C. Oliver Iselin, III (Va)

Tenth Race
Amateur/Novice Rider Timber Race    Amateur and Novice Rider Timbe    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Huyana 155Eddie KeatingEHB RacingCasey Pinkard Savin 
2Alert N Ready 155McLane HendriksA N R PartnersMcLane Hendriks 
3Cocodimama 165Chloe HannumAdlestrop HillEmily J. Hannum 
PUJawbone 165Courtney DankanichMorningstar FarmRicky Hendriks 

Huyana led for most of the race, repulsed Alert n Ready's bid in the final three sixteenths and won drawing away.

Winning Margin: 8   Winning Time: 7:01 1/5   Turf: good

Huyana, dk.b./br. g. 2015, by Malibu Moon out of Pitmakan, by Danzig. Bred by Wertheimer et Frere (Ky)