2 Provisional Drivers score their maiden wins in back to back races
October 29, 2018
At Monticello Raceway on Monday afternoon October 29, an anomaly of sorts took place, 2 (P) Provisional Drivers both notched their maiden driving wins in back to back races. In race 3, 22-year-old Christopher Doherty got his first win in only his 3rd P drive, aboard Sheer Action who won by 4 lengths in 2:00.4 and paid $6.20 to win and is trained by Jim Doherty Jr.
In the next race, 25-year-old Philip Lacorte III driving for just the 9th time in his young career, scored his maiden win with 5 length wire to wire score with J Danae in 2:02.1 and paid $4.90, the 7-year-old Nuclear Legacy mare is also trained by Lacorte III.