North State Street Stable's Monochromatic has won the top female pace this meet three times including the last two weeks
Ken Wood, Bill and Steve Iaquita's Jeremes Sweetheart and driverhave been in the finish photo in each of her last six starts including four-time second. A new contender this Monday is Cheyenne Miriam with driving. The four-year-old won a Matron Stakes elim in November and has since raced against top class females at Yonkers and the Meadowlands.
Rich Lombardo, Dave Kryway and Seafood Delight Stable's Cooking The Books andwith two seconds in his previous three starts moves to post 2 this time. Bob Winkleman's greatly improved Paradise Lost with has been sharp all meet. The other leading contenders are Jason and Susan Skinner's BJ's Sweetheart handled by , Valerya, bred, owned, trained and driven by Art Stafford Jr. and Jim Carr's Narancia Hanover piloted by .
In the secondary feature, $15,000 4&5-Year-Old Mares Winners-Over pace, Don Reed and trainer George Wagner's Grandview Hanover (), a four-time winner this meet takes on Rich Ashley and Mike Cain's steady Beechwood Diana; Katherine Bardis and George Teague's sharp Lloyd's Lady with ; Crawford Partners' Air Miles Hanover teamed with Vic Kirby; Brit Evans' Kiss My Yankee ( ). Bay Pond Racing's Winbak Speedi draws the rail with while Ed Gold and trainer 's Matinee Dragon, a winner of two of his last three, must overcome post 8 and will be driven by Jr.
by Marv Bachrad for Dover Downs