Carol's Comet saved all the ground, then blistered the last quarter in 27.3 to capture Monday's (October 22) $22,500 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows. Carol's Comet was content to let Village Beat and Something For Doc duel for the early lead, sitting a comfortable third for Brett Miller.
The 3-year-old-Modern Medicine gelding poured through the Lightning Lane to triumph in 1:51.1, matching his career best. Village Beat was 1/2 length back in second, with Something For Doc third.
Ron Potter trains Carol’s Comet for Martin Presser, Whiskey Tango Stable, Bill Moore and Matthew Moore.
by Evan PATTAK