Tuesday's (Oct. 22) edition of Racing Roundup features a results story from The Meadows.
Carol's Comet matches career best at Meadows
Washington, PA--Carol’s Comet stalked wicked fractions from the pocket, then zipped by in the Lightning Lane to capture Tuesday’s $20,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows.
Foreclosure N took the field through a speedy three-quarters in 1:22.4, but could not shake Carol’s Comet. When Aaron Merriman pointed Carol’s Comet to the Lightning Lane, the 4-year-old Yankee Cruiser-Modern Medicine gelding poured through and downed Foreclosure N by three-quarters of a length in 1:50.2, matching his career best. Perrito Caliente earned show.
Ron Potter trains Carol’s Comet, who now boasts $215,114 in lifetime earnings, for Whiskey Tango Stable, Martin Presser, Bill Moore and Matthew Moore. Dave Palone drove four winners and Mike Wilder three on the 15-race card.