Mount Harmon-Wicomico Point to Point
Mount Harmon Plantation, Earleville, Maryland
Sunday, April 10, 2022

First Race
Small Ponies
Small Pony Flat race    About 1/4 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Mallory  Carly KernChris KernChris Kern 
2Lickety Split  Yomar Ortiz, Jr.EHM StablesBetty McCue 
3Chewy  William SlaterWilliam SlaterWilliam Slater 
4Sassy  Paige WyattEHM StablesBetty McCue 
5Roger  Paige WyattEHM StablesBetty McCue 
6Frosty  Raines GammonEHM StablesMelissa Reyes 
7Dublin  Skye GammonImogen WeaverRegina Welsh 
8Olney Merlin  Will SicklerImogen WeaverRegina Welsh 
9Quick Draw McGraw  Sophia VillacresImogen WeaverRegina Welsh 
10Olney Lightening Bug  Emma RodgersImogen WeaverRegina Welsh 

Mallory quickly went to the lead and won by five

Winning Margin: 5 lengths   Winning Time: :31.41   Turf: good

Mallory, paint m. 2010 Bred by TBD ()

Second Race
Medium Ponies
Medium Pony Flat Race    About 1/2 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Fionna  Ellet SharpNina McKennaKatherine S. Neilson 
2Blueberry  Yomar Ortiz, Jr.EHM StablesBetty McCue 
3Domino Effect  William SlaterCatie KeilSuzanne Stettinius 
4Charleston  Tess GharadaghianEHM StablesBetty McCue 
5Thumper  Savannah HutchinsEHM StablesBetty McCue 

Domino Effect had the early lead, was passed by Fionna and Blueberry in the stretch. Blueberry veered out causing Fionna to check. Stewards Inquiry put Fionna on top, Blueberry second.

Winning Margin:   Winning Time: :49.14   Turf: good

Fionna, gr. m. 2008 Bred by TBD ()

Third Race
Large Ponies
The Jay    Large Pony Flat Race    About 3/4 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Charmed  Thomas HoughtonThomas HoughtonBernie Houghton 
2Mini  Jaidyn ShoreEHM StablesBetty McCue 
3Goose  Carly KernChris KernChris Kern 
4Bailey  James WyattEHM StablesBetty McCue 
5Laugh Out Loud  Paige WyattEHM StablesBetty McCue 
6Good Magic  Tess GharadaghianEHM StablesBetty McCue 
7Justin Time  Sophie SageDonna JacobsonRegina Welsh 

Charmed took the early lead and won by five. Mini closed gamely for second.

Winning Margin: 5 lengths   Winning Time: 1:04   Turf: good

Charmed, b. m. 2014 Bred by TBD ()

Fourth Race
Lead Line Pony    50 yards on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Thumper  Pauly AguileraEHM StablesBetty McCue 
2Severn Astaire  Chloe BattersJules Ennis BattersSamuel Batters 
3Quick Draw McGraw  Imogen WeaverImogen WeaverRegina Welsh 
4Olney Lightening Bug  Charlotte AlbertsImogen WeaverRegina Welsh 

Thumper went to the lead and won by three lengths under good handling. Olney Lightening Bug lost his rider in the stretch but remounted to finish the race.

Winning Margin: 3 lengths   Winning Time: :10.22   Turf: good

Thumper, b. g. 2000 Bred by TBD ()

Fifth Race
Purse $1,000    The H. Brooks Durkee Memorial Trophy Race    Maiden Timber    About 3 miles over Fair Hunting Country
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Boutonniere ***155Freddie ProcterBallybristol Farm LLCLeslie F. Young$500
2Theda's Boy **158Brett OwingsDaniel T. DoaneKevin C. Boniface$300
3The Silent Trainer (Ire) *160Parker HendriksButtonwood Farms LLCKeri Brion$200

Boutonniere took the lead at the 5th fence and never looked back

Winning Margin: 2.5 length   Winning Time: 6:32   Turf: good

Boutonniere, dk.b./br. g. 2016, by Istan out of Asscher Rose, by Dynaformer.

Sixth Race
Purse $1,000    The Margerite du Pont de Villiers Boden Ladies Race    Lady Rider Timber    About 3 miles over Fair Hunting Country
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Tiepolo (Ire) **143Virginia KorrellVirginia KorrellElizabeth C. Korrell$500
2Manero **133Elizabeth ScullyBrookfield StablesCasey Pinkard$300
PUShootin the Breeze 150Skylar McKennaIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson 

Tiepolo led from the start and won by two

Winning Margin: 2 lengths   Winning Time: 7:09   Turf: good

Tiepolo (Ire), gr./ro. g. 2015, by Dark Angel (Ire) out of Trempjane (GB), by Lujain.

Seventh Race
Purse $1,000    The Allaire du Pont Trophy    Amateur Apprentice Timber    About 3 miles over Fair Hunting Country
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Bogey's Image 165Teddy DaviesH. Goolsby, A. O'Donovan, D. ColhounJoseph G. Davies$500
2Western Crusader 165Dylan McDonaghDel Rio Chasers LLCRicky Hendriks$300

Bogey's Image followed Western Crudader closely for most of the race, moved up beside him before the final jump and won in hand

Winning Margin: 1 length   Winning Time: 6:54   Turf: good

Bogey's Image, ch. g. 2017, by Imagining out of Casablanca Lily (Ire), by Hurrian. Bred by South Branch Equine LLC (Md)

Eighth Race
Purse $1,000    The Hamilton Fox Bowl    Novice Timber    About 3 miles over Fair Hunting Country
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Chosen Mate (Ire) **158Dylan McDonaghArmata StablesRicky Hendriks$500
2Adjutant (GB) 165Skylar McKennaSycamore Run FarmKatherine S. Neilson$300
LRAndale 165Eric PoretzGary Fischer and Jay MeisterWilliam Meister 

Adjutant ran up to challenge Chosen Mate at the final fence but Chosen Mate out-dueled Adjutant to win by a length. Andale lost his rider early.

Winning Margin: 1 length   Winning Time: 7:13   Turf: good

Chosen Mate (Ire), b. g. 2013, by Well Chosen (GB) out of Norwich Star (Ire), by Norwich (GB). Bred by TBD (Ire)

Ninth Race
Purse $2,500    The Wicomico Hunt Cup    Open Timber    About 3 miles over Fair Hunting Country
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Bowled Over **158Jamie NeildKiplin HallWilliam Dowling$1,250
2Arkadag 165Gerard GalliganLisa NelmsDavid M. Bourke$750
3Mighty Mark 165Skylar McKennaIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson$500
PUBattle Aray 165Eric PoretzWilliam MeisterWilliam Meister 

Arkadag jumped the second last together with Bowled Over, who led most of the race. An objection by the jockey of Bowled Over for interference at the last fence was held up by the stewards and Bowled Over was placed first over Arkadag. Battle Aray pulled up midway through the race.

Winning Margin:   Winning Time: 6:57   Turf: good

Bowled Over, dk.b. g. 2016, by Jump Start out of Seducing, by Citidancer. Bred by Jonathan E. Sheppard (Pa)

Tenth Race
The Mill Cup    Amateur/Apprentice Jockey Flat    About 1 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Saketumi 150Jamie NeildBlake P. CurryWilliam Dowling 
2Recent Revelations (Ire) 150Harrison BeswickDel Rio Chasers LLCRicky Hendriks 
3Project Two (Ire) 150Virginia KorrellMichael A. SmithLeslie F. Young 
4Natty Bird *145Erika TaylorRegina WelshRegina Welsh 
5Royal Regatta *140Tatiana SushkoSuzanne SushkoTatiana Sushko 

Saketumi sat just off the pace and won going away under a strong stretch drive.

Winning Margin: 1.5 length   Winning Time: 2:17   Turf: good

Saketumi, dk.b. g. 2017, by Maclean's Music out of Deelitefulstar, by Afternoon Deelites. Bred by Edward L. Graham (Pa)

Tenth Race - Division 2.0
The Mill Cup    Amateur/Apprentice Jockey Flat    About 1 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1B Determined *145Erika TaylorMint Meadows Farm LLC and Don MetzgerSuzanne Stettinius 
2Boss Is a Pal 150Teddy DaviesErica Gaertner and Mint Meadows Farm, LLCSuzanne Stettinius 
3Embrace the Grind 150Dylan McDonaghWendy W. HendriksRicky Hendriks 
4Here's a Jetpack 150Katie HindtGregory BushGregory Bush 

B Determined closed gamely in the stretch to win by two

Winning Margin: 2 lengths   Winning Time: 1:51   Turf: good

B Determined, b. g. 2017, by Artie Schiller out of Smart Policy, by Smart Strike.

 

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