Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Double Dribble captures Tioga Monday feature

Double Dribble and Jonathan Drury captured Monday evening's featured $5,200 condition pacing event for trainer Joe Agostino.

The duo left the gate from post position number three in a field of nine and controlled all of the fractions through 27, 57, and 1:24.3 before drawing off in the stretch to win by four in 1:53.3.

It was the fourth win of the year for the 7-year-old son of Allamerican Ingot – Lills Dream who is owned by Ferne and Jack Frydman of Canada. Erichs Best (Fern Paquet Jr.) finished second, Jo Willy (Corey Braden) closed late for third, and Trottown King (Mike Simons) rounded out the $42.00 3-4-7-6 ten cent superfecta.

Greg Merton posted a driving triple on the evening's 11-race card, while Mike Simons and Mike Merton each recorded doubles.

Tioga Downs continues live racing action on Friday, June 21st with a post time of 6:50pm. For more information on Tioga Downs please visit us online at www.tiogadowns.com.