Spider Blue Chip (4gt,-Southwind Catlin- ) - Charles Sylvester
3, 1:51.3, $1,178,099, 12 time winner in 28 starts. Owned by David Mc Duffee and Melvin Hartmanand bred by McLain L. Ward, Brewster, NY. Hambletonian elimination winner in 2013 along with Breeders Crown and world record win in the Colonial.
Acapulco Hall (3ft Deweycheatmnhowe-Ali's Cat-Meadow Road) - Fred Grant
Unraced in 2013. Classy filly owned and by Walnut Hall Limited, Lexington, KY. Dam has produced(3, 1:54, $928,183), Ally Hall (2, 1:57.1s, $384,595) and Great Challenger (3,q1:55.3, $182,471) and four other sub-2:00 record performers.
Sorrento Hall (3gt, Groton Hall-SB's Fuscia Image-) - Fred Grant
2, 1:58, $134,090. Bred and owned by Walnut Hall Limited, Lexington, KY.Sires Stakes Final winner in 2013.
Starfall Winner (3ft-Myth- ) - Robert Bencal Stable. Sixth foal of Myth, dam of
(3, 1:53.2, $629,104), Mythical Hall (5, 1:55f, $345,283) and Valbruna (3, 1:56.1s, $116,142).
Sunshine Meadows trainees are rapidly gearing up for the 2013 racing campaign. On Saturday,'s band of female trotters qualified at the new Meadowlands in fine fashion- Maven, 1.56.1; D'orsay, 1:56.3; Ma Chere Hall, 1:56.4; Coffeecake Hanover, 1:57.3 and Mistery Woman, 1:57.4. At Pompano Park, Bob Bencal's Sina (4mt -Third Reef- ) was a qualifying winner in 1:57.3f for reinsman Michael Marx, Jr. Fred Grant piloted his trainee Somenicebeach (3mp -Up Front Gal- ) to a 1:56.1f win and followed that with a 1:56.2f victory behind Shamballa (4hp Somebachsomewhere-Bolero Takara- ).
Two other Sunshine trainees won "for money" events at Pompano.scored with Mitey Savage in 2:00.2f and Francisco de Cid reined Broadway's Fortune to a 1:58.1f victory. Others yet to start for money, but worth watching, include Master of Law and Lindy's Tru Grit from the Lindy Farms barn trained by Domenico Cecere, Ken Oscarsson's Scacco Matto (a eligible three year-old colt), and Jarold Hawks' Jack Litten (a colt that qualified at Pompano).
by Thomas H. Hicks