Pompano Beach, FL --- Kathy Bove of the Paul Bernardo Stables received the October Florida USHWA Caretaker of the Month award for her work with the successful 2-year-old pacing filly J D Eleven Bell’s (Eleven AM-Cherry Bomb-Cambest).
|Dee Leftwich photo|
|Kathy Bove received Florida USHWA's Caretaker of the Month award for October. In the photo (left to right) are John Berry, Tom Hicks, Rosie Huff, Kathy Bove, trainer Paul Bernardo and Bill Haughton, Jr.|
Responding to the tender loving care of Bove, this filly earned $21,009 in her freshman season, taking a record of 1:57.1f at Pompano Park. The multiple stakes winner posted a 4-2-4 slate in 12 seasonal starts
Bred by Berry Stables and owned by Joseph Martinelli, Sr. of Staten Island, N.Y., the Bernardo trainee is one of a handful of US foals of Eleven AM (Falcon Seelster-Imustbedreamin-Royal Command C), a career winner of $513,884 with 34 victories and a record of 4,1:51f taken in 2006 and equaled the following season. Eleven AM earned more than $251,000 as a freshman in 2004. He was exported to Argentina in 2010 and has successful offspring racing at the Buenos Aires Standardbred racing venue.
Thanks to Bove for her fine work with J D Eleven Bell’s. Members of USHWA-Florida along with Bill Haughton, Jr. were on hand for the presentation.