Summer S. (G3T)

Race 8 at Woodbine on September 19, 2009

  • Grade III
  • 1 mile
  • $281,220
  • 2 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:35.04
  Bridgetown $10.80 $6.30 $5.00
  Becky's Kitten $8.60 $5.90
  Fantastico Roberto (IRE) $6.00
$2 Exacta (10-9) $77.40
$2 Trifecta (10-9-8) $321.30
$2 Superfecta (10-9-8-4) $3,815.60
Order of Finish


Speightstown  – Ellesmere


  • J:Robert C. Landry
  • T:Kenneth G. McPeek
  • B:Eugene Melnyk
  • O:Melnyk Racing Stables, Inc.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Speightstown , Chestnut, 1998. Lifetime: 469 yearlings sold, median $124,685.
  • Broodmare Sire: Tabasco Cat , Chestnut, 1991.

Becky's Kitten

Kitten's Joy  – Caterette


  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Wesley A. Ward
  • B:Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey
  • O:Kenneth and Sarah Ramsey
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Kitten's Joy , Chestnut, 2001. Lifetime: 340 yearlings sold, median $60,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cozzene , Gray, 1980.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEESEP, $37,000.

Fantastico Roberto (IRE)

Refuse To Bend (IRE)  – Fantastic Account (GB)


  • J:Christopher P. DeCarlo
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Flor Ryan
  • O:Team Valor International
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Refuse To Bend (IRE) , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 271 yearlings sold, median $23,195.
  • Broodmare Sire: Fantastic Light , Bay, 1996.
  • Sale History: 2007 TATFOA, $30,585; 2008 TATOCT, $11,818.

Mobil Unit

Mobil  – Stop Looking


  • J:Tyler Pizarro
  • T:Michael Keogh
  • B:Gustav Schickedanz
  • O:G. Schickedanz and D. Howard

Stormy Lord

Stormy Atlantic  – Lady Auchamore


  • J:Justin Stein
  • T:Ian Black
  • B:Kinghaven Farms Limited
  • O:Hat Trick Stable and Kinghaven Farms

Korvette Kid

Lemon Drop Kid  – Bold Ruritana


  • J:James McAleney
  • T:Daniel J. Vella
  • B:Solara Farm
  • O:Cabernet Racing Stables and Ed Seltzer


Grand Slam  – Speedy Sonata


  • J:Ariel Smith
  • T:Larry Rivelli
  • B:Denis O'Flynn
  • O:Richard Ravin


Yankee Gentleman  – Mazel Tov


  • J:Patrick Husbands
  • T:Daniel J. Vella
  • B:Brereton C. Jones
  • O:Alvin Wong


Werblin  – Din's Landing


  • J:Corey Fraser
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:Mark Casse
  • O:Quintessential Racing

Personal Signal

Mizzen Mast  – Top Tier


  • J:Todd Kabel
  • T:Melanie O'Sullivan
  • B:Mueller Farms Inc.
  • O:Eastland Partners 2008
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