02/29/2012 10:43AM

Yonkers: Thursday 3/1 Analysis


MEET STATS: 52 - 216 / $393.80

Best Bet: THE ENCOUNTER (9th)    Spot Play: SIR JILLIAN Z TAM (11th)

Race 1

(1) HALLY moves back to the fence for this event. She has the early zip to take these pacers all the way. (7) JK GERONIMO is dangerous off her second straight victory. (3) ABLE YANKEE will be flying in the final strides.

Race 2

(7) WINNIE THE WHO showed good speed at the Meadowlands. Eight-year-old trotting miss could take this with a perfect pocket trip. (6) GENESIS ROYAL OAK Easy score first-time Pena and is the one to beat. (3) CC MISTER C drops and gets post relief.

Race 3

(1) OUR GIRLS CHANCE N has hit the board in her last two tries and is clearly knockinig at the door. Eleven-year-old mare can top these with a perfect trip. (4) SKYWAY HANOVER is on a roll with her third straight score. (2) I LUV IT She raced evenly last time out and has the tactical speed to contend.

Race 4

(3) MAKE A BUNDLE N Sharp seven-year-old miss has scored three in a row and is capable of keeping on her winning ways. (2) GABRIELLES GIRL moves down the ladder and has the speed to be right in the mix. (6) BAMBINAS SORELLA could be closing late down the lane.

Race 5

(4) DASH FOR THE CASH just held on for win honors recently. Trotter can take these to task for his second straight score. (2) COLUMBIA COUNTY has early trot and draws better. (7) IDLE TIME Solid victory at Dover last time out.

Race 6

(7) FOREVER GOOD Eight-year-old pacer held the show spot in his last one. With a perfect trip, he could rate and pounce over this group. (6) JOLLY LESTER took the pocket trip home to victory recently. (8) CAMS YANKEE PRIDE has good speed and could handle the far outside slot.

Race 7

(7) NEW HAMPSHIRE BOY closed late for the show spot last time around. Gelding could mow these down with Brennan on the return call. (3) LORD DARBY Florida invader has good early zip and his recent qualifier was sharp. (1) VICTORY TAX draws the fence and has speed that will make him a big threat.

Race 8

(4) AVARICITY just missed the victory in her latest. Pacing mare is capable of puting her best foot forward against these. (5) SENTBYTHEANGELS Perfect trip for win honors last time around and two in a row is not out of the question. (3) LATE FLYIN N returns to Yonkers where she has done her best racing.

Race 9

(5) THE ENCOUNTER got the job done in his last try. Gelding can keep on going for team Brennan/Pena. (6) CYCLONE CULLY N just got up for the score last time out. (3) NF INDEPENDENCE was late on the scene for the win at the Big M recently.

Race 10

(8) BIG SKY DOMINO His last try might be an indication he is knocking at the door. With a nice trip, this trotter could take these to task. (7) TWIN B CAVIAR just held on for the victory in his last start off the drop-down. (6) MARION MISS JULIE Very consistent trotter is not out of this.

Race 11

(3) SIR JILLIAN Z TAM charged late to grab the place spot in her recent trip to the post. Pacing mare has every right to boss these at her best. (4) TU SEI BELLA Four-year-old miss has speed to put her right in the mix. (6) AGE OF CONSENT put in a mild rally in her last try and this is her second start off the drop-down.