Facing Winter Memories would seem an unenviable task for anyone right now, which is why the NYRA stakes coordinators should be commended for actually finding six 3-year-old fillies to face her in the Lake Placid.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||John R. Velazquez|
|Owner||Pompa, Jr., Paul, P., Taylor Brothers Properties|
|Bellamy Star View Five-Cross Pedigree||Bellamy Road||Concerto|
|Hurry Home Hillary|
|Swift Star||Theatrical (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Paul Pompa Jr.||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$120,000|
|Broodmare||Almar Farm||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$95,000|
With an eye-catching burst down the middle of Saratoga's inner turf course, odds-on choice Winter Memories reminded many of her dam, Memories of Silver, in winning the $150,000 Lake George Stakes (gr. IIT) July 27.
More Than Real, who handed Winter Memories the only defeat of her career in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IIT), square off again in the $150,000 Lake George Stakes (gr. IIT) July 27 at Saratoga.