Keyword: PAUL VOLPONI

  • P. G. Johnson

    It Won't Be the Same

    <i>By Paul Volponi</i> -- Johnson was elected to racing's Hall of Fame in 1997. The honor was a tribute to the trainer's incredible consistency. He was enshrined without a dominating champion. Instead of a Pegasus, he rose on the wings of a work ethic that woke him at 2:30 a.m. each morning as he walked a treadmill and watched tapes of races before heading to the barn.