Updated on 09/17/2011 11:15PM

Mighty Martha cruises to third victory

Pat Lang
Mighty Martha wins her first stakes in the $48,500 Cincinnati Trophy Stakes at Turfway Park on Saturday.

Mighty Martha cruised to her third victory from four career starts, and her first stakes triumph, when leading from the start Saturday in the $48,500 Cincinnati Trophy Stakes at Turfway Park in Florence, Ky.

Ridden by Jason Lumpkins and trained by Eric Reed, Mighty Martha returned $4.20 when finishing 5 1/2 lengths ahead of Anna Dana in a field of nine 3-year-old fillies. It was another three-quarters of a length back to Money Code, a 91-1 shot.

Mighty Martha, by Chester House, is owned by Daniel Pitzo 3rd. Her only loss had come in her previous start, the Dec. 26 Gowell Stakes at Turfway.

Mighty Martha finished 6 1/2 furlongs in1:20.20 over Polytrack.