Andrea Hill’s Jeremy’s Successor ($7.20, Sean Bier) earned his fifth Harrington Raceway win in 2011 Monday with a 1:53.1 score in the featured $18,600 Open Pace.
Trained by Crissy Crissman, the 7-year-old Mach Three gelding sat behind pacesetter Harlingen Hanover throughout and surged up the inside late for the win. Harlingen Hanover held second while a game Chilli NZ survived a first over trip for third. ‘Jeremy’ has banked more than $130,000 this year and has won five of his eight races this year on Delaware’s half-mile racetrack.
Harrington’s leading driver Ross Wolfenden, had five winners on the card.
Veteran pacer Village Blitz, earned his 58th career win in the third race for owner/trainer Arty Foster Jr. Driven by Russell Foster, the 11-year-old Village Jiffy gelding won his third straight race in 1:54.1 and and is closing in on $840,000 in career earnings.