Stay Hungry Quickest In Metro Elims
By Frank and Ray Cotolo
(BC) denotes Breeders Crown eligible
Stay Hungry (BC-Somebeachsomewhere) catapulted off cover to take one of three $40,000 eliminations of the Metro Pace in 1:50.2 at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday, September 16, with Lost In Time (BC-A Rocknroll Dance) finishing second off a first-over trip and Hayden Hanover (BC-Somebeachsomewhere) settling for third. Owned by Bradley Grant and Irwin Samelman, trained by Tony Alagna, and driven by Doug Mcnair, he paid $4.60 to win.
Pedro Hanover rallied to take his Metro elimination in 1:51.2 over Springsteen and a dead heat between St Lads Neptune (BC-Mach Three) and Odds On Lauderdale (BC-Western Ideal). Owned by Brad Gray and Denise Guerriero, trained by Andrew Harris, and driven by Andrew McCarthy, he paid $2.60 to win.
Advancing uncovered, Twin B Tuffenuff (BC-Rock N Roll Heaven) took the final Metro Pace elimination in 1:51.1 over Taste Of History and Nutcracker Sweet (BC-Bettors Delight). Owned by Marvin Rounick, trained by Steve Elliot, and driven by Brett Miller, he paid $16.30 to win.