A humid harness racing evening with the temperature well into the 80's was much to the liking of I'm Just Special as reeled off a 1:50.3 life's mark performance in the $14,000 fillies and mares Monday evening pacing feature.
Jason Dillander made his weekly trek back from Hoosier Park to team the six year old daughter of-Ladys Special Girl through fractions of 27.1, 55.3, and 1:23.2 on the way to the career best mile.
Pete Pellegrino trains the graduate of the Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series for Susan and Ted Colby of Bronxville, NY.
Her career bankroll now stands at $637,093 following her 29th career win.
Glam Cam made a strong final half brush with Wally Hennessey in the bike for the place position and Nillabomb in rein to Dan Clements was third.
From now through the end of July, live racing cards will be held every Wednesday and Saturday at The Winter Capital Of Harness Racing at 7:05 p.m.
Eastern with free race night streaming and replays available in the 'racing' tab at www.theislepompanopark.com.
After a seven week break starting July 31, live action will resume on September 21 preceded by qualifying sessions on September 10 and September 17.