Warrenton Hunt Point to Point
Airlie Race Course, Warrenton, Virginia
Saturday, March 16, 2019

First Race
The Airlie Steeplechase    Open Hurdle    About 2 miles over Hurdles
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Mutin (Fr) 155Kieran NorrisKinross FarmJulie Gomena 
2Mutasaawy 165Barry FoleyMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Neil R. Morris 
3Ice It 165Jack DoyleDASH StableJack Fisher 
4Show King 155Shane CriminShannon Hill FarmNeil R. Morris 
5Hinterland (Fr) 155Michael MitchellHarold A. Via, Jr.Jack Fisher 
OCBelisarius (Ire) 165Bernard DaltonGary Barber, Brous Stable, Wachtel StableKate Dalton 
OCCite 165Willie McCarthyMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Jack Fisher 

Mutin raced in the rear of a tightly bunched field, rallied through the last half mile, was third over the last fence and won in the stretch.

Winning Margin: 1   Winning Time: 4:20   Turf: soft

Mutin (Fr), b. g. 2010, by Kentucky Dynamite out of Mytographie (Fr), by Anabaa. Bred by E.A.R.L. Haras Du Quesnay (Fr)

First Race - Division 2.0
The Airlie Steeplechase    Open Hurdle    About 2 miles over Hurdles
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Orchestra Leader 165Keri BrionTeam OllieJonathan E. Sheppard 
2Gaye Breeze (Ire) 145Sean McDermottPetticoats Loose FarmMeriwether H. Morris 
3Special Skills 155Willie McCarthySheila J. Williams & Northwoods StablesJack Fisher 
4Storm Team 165Jack DoyleSheila J. Williams & Northwoods StablesJack Fisher 
5Cuba Libre 155Kieran NorrisKinross FarmJulie Gomena 
6Whitman's Poetry 155Michael MitchellDASH StableJack Fisher 
7Ack Feisty 155Jacob RobertsMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Neil R. Morris 

Orchestra Leader was never far back, took the lead with a half mile to run and won easily.

Winning Margin: 4   Winning Time: 4:07 3/5   Turf: soft

Orchestra Leader, b. g. 2009, by Van Nistelrooy out of Magic of Life, by Seattle Slew. Bred by Strategy Bloodstock (Ky)

Second Race
Amateur/Novice Rider Hurdle    About 2 miles over Hurdles
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Magical Lemon *155Brett OwingsNancy RobertsSuzie O. Owings 
2L'aigle Royal (Ger) *165Alex LeventhalStraylight Racing, LLCWilliam B. Santoro 
3Virginia Envy *155Teresa CroceRidgeview FarmCarl Rafter 
4Sunrise Sunset 155Benjamin SwopeBenjamin C. SwopeBenjamin C. Swope 

Magical Lemon went to the lead at the start with L'aigle Royal close behind. L'aigle Royal made a bid at the head of the stretch but was second best.

Winning Margin: 1 1/4   Winning Time: 4:20 1/5   Turf: soft

Magical Lemon, b. g. 2013, by Lemon Drop Kid out of Magical Broad, by Broad Brush. Bred by Fitzhugh, LLC (Md)

Third Race
Maiden Hurdle    About 2 miles over Hurdles
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Repeat Repeat 160Kieran NorrisBon Nouvel Chasers LLCJulie Gomena 
2Kasseopia (GB) 160Bernard DaltonTeam Valor International & Gary BarberKate Dalton 
3Bobby the Boss 160Michael MitchellMatthew T. GroffJack Fisher 
4Tiepolo (Ire) 155Sean McDermottPetticoats Loose FarmMeriwether H. Morris 
5Market Alley *140Bryan CullinaneBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 
6Aldous Snow 160Jacob RobertsSam-Son FarmNeil R. Morris 
7Go as You Please 145Barry FoleyBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 
PUParis Lady 145Shane CriminBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 

Repeat Repeat rallied from off the pace and won going away

Winning Margin: 1 1/2   Winning Time: 4:00 2/5   Turf: soft

Repeat Repeat, dk.b./br. g. 2014, by Arch out of Datt Echo, by Stormy Atlantic. Bred by Dattt Ram, LLC (Ky)

Third Race - Division 2.0
Maiden Hurdle    About 2 miles over Hurdles
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Gold Braid 160Graham WattersWilliam M. Russell & Yadkin FarmNeil R. Morris 
2Knockholt 155Willie McCarthyMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Jack Fisher 
3Aggressive (Ire) 155Sean McDermottIrvin S. NaylorKatherine Neilson 
4Shoreline 155Ross GeraghtyMorning Star FarmRicky Hendriks 
5Bibbo 160Shane CriminWilliam RussellNeil R. Morris 
6Marvari (Fr) 160Barry FoleyBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 
7Eryx 160Kieran NorrisSara E. ColletteJulie Gomena 
OCAmnicalola 150Michael MitchellMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Jack Fisher 

Gold Braid rallied from the middle of the field, took the lead in the final quarter mile and won handily.

Winning Margin: 2   Winning Time: 3:56 2/5   Turf: soft

Gold Braid, b. g. 2014, by Warrior's Reward out of Carolina Moondance, by Malibu Moon. Bred by III Charles P. Merrick (Ky)

Fourth Race
The Viola T. Winmill Sidesaddle Chase Cup    Side Saddle Race    About 1/2 mile on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Gun Lobby  Julie NafeJulie NafeJulie Nafe 
2King Of Hearts (Arg)  Devon ZebroviousCherry Blossom Farm LLCGeorge Kuk 
3Evacuation  Rebecca BarkerRebecca BarkerRebecca Barker 
4Lady Godiva  Ashley RussellAshley RussellAshley Russell 
5Patrick  Sarah O'HalloranDr. and Mrs. Peter O'HalloranSarah O'Halloran 
6Cracker Jack Dad  Alexandra ArabakKristen KirchnerKristen Kirchner 

Gun Lobby held King of Hearts safe through the stretch.

Winning Margin: 2   Winning Time: 3:15 2/5   Turf: soft

Gun Lobby, b. m. 2014, by Maclean's Music out of Vegas Babe, by Bernardini. Bred by Hill "n" Dale Equine Holdings, Inc. (ON)

Fifth Race
Open Flat    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Invocation (Fr) 155Sean McDermottStraylight Racing, LLCWilliam B. Santoro 
2Painter's Rags 155Keri BrionChadds Ford Stable LLCJonathan E. Sheppard 
3Lochte 155Eddie KeatingCrossed Sabres Farm LLCJonathan E. Sheppard 
4Manchurian High 155Forrest KellyBlack and Blue StableForrest P. Kelly 
5Khafayya (Ire) 155Jack DoyleSharon E. SheppardLeslie F. Young 
6Paris Mountain 150George WoodElizabeth MeehanElizabeth Meehan 
7Shamsaan 155Barry FoleyBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 

Painter's Rags set much of the pace with Invocation close behind. Invocation engaged Painter's Rags at the head of the stretch and proved narrowly best.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 2:47   Turf: soft

Invocation (Fr), dk.b./br. g. 2013, by Intense Focus out of Fabiola (Ger), by Medicis (Arg). Bred by E.A.R.L. Elevage Des Loges (Fr)

Sixth Race
Novice Rider Flat    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Invigorating 155Eddie KeatingButtonwood FarmJonathan E. Sheppard 
2Sail Ahoy 155Elizabeth ScullyRosbrian FarmRicky Hendriks 
3First Friday 155Bryan CullinaneBeverly R. SteinmanDoug Fout 
4Makkadangdang 155Aaron SinnottBoudinot Farms LLCLeslie F. Young 
5Go Get the Basil 155Eve LedyardEve LedyardRicky Hendriks 
6McDonalds Diva 135Theo SushkoSuzanne SushkoBetty McCue 
7Tiz Tasty Too 155Teresa CroceJennifer TaylorCarl Rafter 

Invigorating put Makkadangdang away in the final quarter mile and won handily.

Winning Margin: 6   Winning Time: 2:44 4/5   Turf: soft

Invigorating, ch. g. 2014, by Cape Blanco (Ire) out of Effervescent, by Citidancer. Bred by Jonathan E. Sheppard (Pa)

Seventh Race
Purse $2,000    Virginia Bred or Sired Flat    Virginia Bred/Sired Flat    About 1 1/8 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Dapper Dan 155Jacob RobertsDonna T. RogersNeil R. Morris$1,200
2Curve of Stones 155Sean McDermottS. Rebecca ShepherdDavid M. Bourke$400
3Talk Less 155Bryan CullinanePathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris$220
4Trustifarian 155Barry FoleyS. Rebecca ShepherdDavid M. Bourke$100
5Scented Up 155Mike WoodsonHeather BooterbaughNatasha Aylor$80
6Masquerader 140Kieran NorrisBallyerin Racing LLCMadison F. Meyers 

Dapper Dan led from the start and easily held off Curve of Stones' late charge.

Winning Margin: 3   Winning Time: 2:08 2/5   Turf: soft

Dapper Dan, b. g. 2012, by Pleasantly Perfect out of Wardrobe, by War Chant. Bred by Mr. & Mrs. Bertram R. Firestone (Va)

Eighth Race
The Springs Valley Open Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Codrington College (Ire) *165Eddie KeatingHudson River FarmsJonathan E. Sheppard 
2Church Music *145Brett OwingsJ. W. Y. Martin, Jr.Suzie O. Owings 
3King Candy 155Kieran NorrisAdelstrop HillRichard L. Valentine 
FRomancing 165Mark BeecherFancy Hill FarmMark Beecher 

Romancing made the running until falling at the eleventh fence. Codrington College had trailed early but inherited the lead with Church Music close up. Church Music loomed boldly at the head of the stretch but Codrington College had another gear and won going away.

Winning Margin: 6   Winning Time: 6:39 1/5   Turf: soft

Codrington College (Ire), ch. g. 2010, by Duke of Marmalade (Ire) out of A P Easy, by A. P. Indy. Bred by Laundry Cottage Stud Farm (Ire)

Ninth Race
Novice Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Jump to Juneau 165Jacob RobertsKinross FarmNeil R. Morris 
2Royal Ruse 165Gerard GalliganCharles C. Fenwick, Jr.Sanna P. Neilson 
3Mr. Brightside 165Kieran NorrisBallyerin Racing LLCMadison F. Meyers 
4Rocket Star Red 165Mark BeecherLucy A. GoeletMark Beecher 
5Appoggiatura 165Barry FoleySavage Den StablesDoug Fout 
6Last Farewell *155Bryan CullinaneMagalen O. BryantDoug Fout 

Jump to Juneau led from the start with Appogiatura in his shadow the first time around. The last time around Appogiatura faded but Royal Ruse assumed the stalking role. Jump to Juneau and Royal Ruse battled to the wire where Jump to Juneau proved best.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 6:49 4/5   Turf: soft

Jump to Juneau, dk.b./br. g. 2013, by Fairbanks out of Tap the Sky, by Pleasant Tap. Bred by Kathleen Kunsman (Pa)

Tenth Races
Amateur and Novice Rider Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Fletched *165Forrest KellyBlack and Blue StableForrest P. Kelly 
2Ray de Light *165Aaron DavisHeather AustinMark Beecher 
3Lawn Ranger 165McLane HendriksSanna P. NeilsonSanna P. Neilson 
4It's Nothing *165Skylar McKennaMove Up Stable & Sally ReedKatherine Neilson 
5Rocky's Affair *165Theo SushkoTheo SushkoBetty McCue 
5Red Light District 165Mark BeecherBlack Fox RacingMark Beecher 
PUMontauk Man *165Eddie KeatingROTA StableKatherine Neilson 

Fletched pressed Lawn Ranger's pace untiil late in the stretch where Fletched won a four way photo finish. Ray de Light rallied for second, Lawn Ranger held for third and It''s Nothing came flying from far back.

Winning Margin: nose   Winning Time: 7:00 1/5   Turf: soft

Fletched, dk.b./br. g. 2013, by Etched out of Conowingo, by Valley Crossing. Bred by Bonita Farm (Md)

Tenth Race
Foxhunter Timber    About 3 miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Carnival Carl 170Hannah BeltDavid Belt, Jr.Mark Beecher 
2Riddles and Rhymes 160Mackenzie TaylorT & C Elite Sport HorsesSam Cockburn 
OCForgotten Knot 160Julie NafeJulie NafeJulie Nafe 

Carnival Carl led most of the race with Forgotten Knot close behind. These two raced to the last fence with the result in doubt until Forgotten Knot ran out and went off course.

Winning Margin: 3/16 mile   Winning Time: 6:51   Turf: soft

Carnival Carl, ch. g. 2010, by Point Given out of Carnival Chrome, by Carnivalay. Bred by Michael J. Miller (WV)

 

There will be a mandatory course walk for all riders in the Novice Rider Flat Race (6) at 11:30 am. Meet in the paddock and be prompt.