12/28/2014 2:45PM

Harness: Sharp Horses and Track Trends from Dec. 22 - Dec. 24

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NORTHFIELD

12/23: 5w, + speed

12/22: 6w, + speed

POWER ROCK -

Went first over, made up 8 lengths in the second quarter while pacing a big middle-half, wore down the 6/5 favorite for a game win

BLACKWOLF RUN -

Left from post 7 and was used hard to clear past a :28 1/5 opener, yielded to strong pressure at the three quarters and held well to be clearly second best

HEAD OF THE BARN -

Quarter-moved and was parked on a long first over bid, held well for the show

U BETTOR WATCH OUT*** -

Left from post 8 and was parked the mile without cover, challenged hard from the half and held gamely for the show in a blanket finish

 

THE MEADOWS

 

12/23: 5w, no bias, off track

12/22: 6w, no bias

SAM HILL -

Left from post 7 and was used hard to clear in :26 3/5, yielded, was shuffled to 6th, finished gamely for the show

DESPERATION -

Left in :26 4/5, parked a horse to the lead, yielded, brushed back to the lead at the half, ran out of steam late but missed narrowly while holding the show

BESTNOTLIE HANOVER -

Left from post 9 and had a tough parked-out trip first over a long way, held okay

MISS PINKY PIE -

Had weak cover, was 8th at the three quarters, finished willingly from a tough spot

 

MONTICELLO

12/24: 6w, no bias, sloppy track

12/23: 7w, + speed

12/22: 7w, + speed

PRIVATE ASHLEY*** -

Had post 8, went first over from a tough spot and finished gamely for the place

KING FOR A QUEEN -

Was third over from post 6, rallied three wide around the final turn and finished sharply

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