Chip Chip Conway gets win # 13
November 15, 2023
Even though he wasn’t 100% this afternoon Chip Chip Conway gutted out a wire to wire win in 1:58.1 – $4.30 for the tandem of Jim Taggart Jr. and Gary Messenger. Cinnamon Stick (Greg Merton) went a big mile to finish second with Backstreet Player (M. Merton) getting up for the show spot. For the duo of
Taggart Jr and Messenger they won 3 race on the day, Fox Valley Auburn 2:01.4 – $21.00 the other winner being Send It In Jerome 1:55.3 – $12.80. With the triple today Gary Messenger and Laura Aldrich are now both tied win 78 training wins on the year.
The combo of Mike Merton, Rob Harmon and owners Jay & Melissa Appleblatt had a double on the day with winners with Southwind Larado 2:00.3 – $5.30, Atlantis scored his second consecutive win in 1:55.3 – $3.30.