10/02/2023 5:56 PM
Stephen Messick's Papas Son ($4.20, Art Stafford Jr.) was the fastest of 3 divisional winners in the 2nd leg of Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) $20,000 divisions for 2-year-old male pacers Monday at Harrington Raceway.
The Papa Ray gelding notched his 2nd career win for trainer Les Givens in 1:56.3 over Cavalli Island and Better Dig Two.
Tina Clark and Gary Evans' Come On Eddie ($4.20, Montrell Teague) won the 2nd split in 1:57 over Shocking Truth and Rowdy Dragon. The Classic Card Shark gelding fought gamely to the wire to outkick pacesetter Shocking Truth late for his 2nd straight win. Teague had 5 driving wins on the card.
PT Stable's Beat Cop ($2.40, Corey Callahan) completed a sweep of his elimination legs with a 1:57.2 triumph for trainer Crissy Crissman-Bierr, who had 3 wins on the card. The Dragon King gelding was a 10-length winner over There Goes Bubba and Chella's Lil Devil for his 5th career win.
The top 8 point earners will return October 9 to compete in the $110,000 final.