08/17/2016 2:16PM

Olive Branch in better shape now for Adirondack Stakes


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Having an extra six days to prepare for Friday’s $200,000 Adirondack Stakes due to the cancellation of part of last Saturday’s card may not be that big a deal for the majority of the original field entered for the Grade 2 dash for juvenile fillies. But those six days made all the difference in the world for trainer Rick Violette and his Adirondack hopeful, Olive Branch.