Piedmont Fox Hounds Point to Point
Salem Course, Upperville, Virginia
Saturday, March 20, 2021

First Race
The George Robert Slater Memorial    Maiden Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Indian Hawk (Ire) 165McLane HendriksIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy 
2Include It 165Chris GracieRiverdee StableTodd J. Wyatt 
3Ack Feisty 165Graham WattersPathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris 
4Love of the Bay ***155Sam CockburnCrooked Run RacingEdward Mulligan 

The top three finishers ran as a group most of the race. Indian Hawk and Include it came to the last as a team, and Indian Hawk drew away approaching the finish.

Winning Margin: 1   Winning Time: 6:36   Turf: soft

Indian Hawk (Ire), b. g. 2012, by Westerner (GB) out of Yorkshire Girl (Ire), by Anshan (GB). Bred by Patrick Fennessy (Ire)

Second Race
C. Reed Thomas, MFH Memorial    Amateur and Novice Rider Timbe    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Coastal Moon 155Teddy DaviesBlythe Miller DaviesJoseph G. Davies 
2Hafajay (GB) 165Chris GracieMrs. George L. Ohrstrom, Jr.Richard L. Valentine 
3Southern Sail 165Remy WinantsWoods WinantsEva D. Smithwick 

Southern Sail led until the field passed the Judge's Stand the second time. Hafajay took over setting the pace with Coastal Moon close behind. These two jumped as a team over the last fence and Coastal Moon pullled away in the last sixteenth. This was Teddy Davies' first win over fences.

Winning Margin: 2 1/4   Winning Time: 6:33   Turf: soft

Coastal Moon, dk.b./br. g. 2011, by Malibu Moon out of Coastal Wave, by Dixieland Band. Bred by Rodney J. Winkler & Alfonso Mazzetti (Ky)

Third Race
The Thomas M. Beach and Virginia A. Beach Memorial    Lady Rider Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Cocodimama 150Chloe HannumAdlestrop HillEmily J. Hannum 
2Bridge Builder 150Erin SwopeCeltic Venture StableEva D. Smithwick 
3Aggressive (Ire) 140Skylar McKennaIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson 

Bridge Builder took command at the start and held the lead until the last fence where Cocodimama landed running. These two dueled to the finish and Cocodimama proved best. This was Chloe Hannum's first win.

Winning Margin: 1 1/4   Winning Time: 6:26   Turf: soft

Cocodimama, dk.b./br. g. 2009, by Johar out of Kschessinka, by Nureyev. Bred by Mr. & Mrs. M. Roy Jackson (Ky)

Fourth Race
Rokeby Challenge Bowl    Open Timber    About 3 1/2 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Just Wait and See (Ire) 165Chris GracieKinross FarmRichard L. Valentine 
2Hooded 165McLane HendriksIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy 
FFlash Jackson 165Graham WattersAnn JacksonTodd J. Wyatt 

Winning Margin: 1 furlong   Winning Time: 6:08   Turf: soft

Just Wait and See (Ire), dk.b./br. g. 2009, by Acambaro (Ger) out of Connolly's Glory (Ire), by Kadeed (Ire). Bred by Andrew Connolly (Ire)

Fifth Race
The Hilary Hitchen Bateman Memorial    Maiden Flat    About 1 1/4 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Paddy's Crown 155Chloe HannumFlora HannumRichard L. Valentine 
2Roses Twentytwenty 150Courtney DankanichEmily AstorRicky Hendriks 
3Supervillain 155McLane HendriksWendy W. HendriksRicky Hendriks 
4Oulog 155Michael WoodsonDonald YovanovichDonald Yovanovich 
5Criticize 145Graham WattersPathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris 
6Temisina  Forest StoneRhonda L. CornumMadison F. Meyers 
7Conning Tower 150Bryan CullinaneDaybreak Stables, Inc.Jimmy Day 

Paddy's Crown led throughout the race and won handily. Roses Twentytwenty stalked the leader for most of the race but was second best. This was trainer Richard Valentin's second win.

Winning Margin: 4   Winning Time: 2:11   Turf: soft

Paddy's Crown, gr./ro. g. 2013, by Paddy O'Prado out of Crown of Sheba, by Alysheba. Bred by Denlea Park LTD. (NY)

Sixth Race
The Col. Richard Henry Dulany Memorial    Open Flat    About 1 1/4 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Onarock 155Graham WattersNoble StablesNeil R. Morris 
2Cat Mor Bridge 155Michael WoodsonDonald YovanovichDonald Yovanovich 
3Midnight Shot (GB) 155Parker HendriksHendriks, Huganir,Neilson and StrawbridgeSanna P. Neilson 
4Argentic (Fr) 155Bryan CullinaneMRQ RacingNeil R. Morris 
5Whiskey Chaser 150Teddy DaviesCaves FarmJoseph G. Davies 

Onarock was never far from the front and won handily holding off Midnight Shot who loomed but fell short.

Winning Margin: 2   Winning Time: 2:14   Turf: soft

Onarock, b. g. 2016, by Red Rocks (Ire) out of Porspoder (Ire), by Dalakhani (Ire). Bred by Calumet Farm (Ky)

Seventh Race
Purse $2,000    VHBPA Flat    Virginia Bred, Sired or Certif    About 1 1/4 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Vincent Van Gogo 155Graham WattersFlying Elvis StableNeil R. Morris$1,200
2River Deep 155Gerard GalliganMorgan's Ford FarmD. M. Smithwick, Jr.$400
3Bell the Cat 130Teddy DaviesConstance L. SmithLawrence M. Smith$220
4Grunion 145Beverly AlcockSara E. ColletteMadison F. Meyers$100
5Sun of Silver 145Michael WoodsonDonald YovanovichDonald Yovanovich$80
6Charitable Show 135George WoodHume StablesMichael A. Pearson 

Vincent Van GoGo went to the lead at once and was never seriously challenged. River Deep stalked the winner, but did not launch a rally. This was trainer Neil Morris' second win.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 2:00   Turf: soft

Vincent Van Gogo, b. g. 2015, by Paynter out of Hottie Dancer, by Distorted Humor. Bred by Jim Fitzgerald & Katie Fitzgerald (Va)

 

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