Bruce Aldrich Jr wins 4 at Monticello Raceway

November 12, 2020

By Shawn Wiles

Monticello, NY – Bruce Aldrich Jr. padded his lead for leading dash drivers at Monticello Raceway as on Thursday afternoon November 12, he visited the winners circle 4 times during the afternoon.

Awesum Ace (PP6) got the ball rolling in race 3, the 6 YO gelding picked up his 3rd win of the year for owner Adam Friedland 1:59.1 – $10.80.  Hestons Lucky Chip romped in race 6 with a 5 length victory in 1:57, he best win record of the season for trainer Gary Messenger.  Bullville Terror (PP3) earned a new lifetime mark of 1:57.3 on an off track for trainer Steven Crevani.  Rounding out the afternoon in the last race it was Averys Hailstorm from the rail in 2:00.4- $6.00 for trainer Danny Gill.

Aldrich has driven home 96 winners thus far in the abbreviated racing season, Jim Taggart Jr is second with 81 wins and future Monticello Raceway leading dash winner Brandon Parker is third with 67 wins.

Also on the card Brandon (Lil Zeke) Parker and the red hot McGwire Sowers each also won 2 races on the card.  Trainer Dan Gill also added 2 wins to his tally.

Live racing resumes Monday November 16 with Post time 12:25