Dover, DE --- Spend It All, the only 3-year-old in the $20,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace, beat the older horses for one of four winners for driver Jim Morand and trainer Les Givens at Dover Downs on Monday (Dec. 9).
|Spend It All (#4) was a head winner over Jeremes Sweetheart in the Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace.|
Jeremes Sweetheart left quickly with Ron Pierce and set the early fractions but Spend It All was best in the stretch for a 1:52.2 victory in the week’s top distaff event. Jeremes Sweetheart held on for second with longshot Eighthunrdolarbill third for Chris Page.
Spend It All is a daughter of Tell All-Dream Card and is owned by Brooke Givens and Steven Head. The win was her 15th in 27 season's starts and improved her 2013 bankroll to $129,790.
Driver Morand and trainer Givens teamed up for a 2-year-old filly winner, Queens Destiny, in the first; Get The Look in the eighth; Spend It All in the 10th; and Mach Lady in the 12th. Two of the winners are owned by Nanticoke Racing.
An 11-1 shot, Winbak Speedi, turned in a 1:53.3 surprise in the $15,000 sub-feature with Allan Davis chalking up his second win on the program. Wayne Givens conditions the Riverboat King-Speedy Towner chestnut for Bay Pond Racing. Air Miles Hanover (Vic Kirby) was runner-up in front of Valerya (Art Stafford, Jr.).
Montrell Teague and Allan Davis had driving doubles.