MANALAPAN, NJ - August 30, 2014 - Nubble Light took advantage of a second-over trip, swept four-wide in the stretch and drew off to a one-length victory in the $7,000 opening leg of New Jersey Sire Stakes - Green Acres for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Freehold Raceway.
The gelded son of , driven by and trained by Deleston Cote, covered the third-race mile in 1:56.3, putting away Earthshaker . It was two lengths back to third-place Sassy Hanover [Cam's Card Shark], who cut the fractions.
Nubble Light picked up his fourth win with one second and three thirds from 15 starts in 2014, pushing his earnings to $20,729 for the year and $37,429 lifetime. He is owned by Cote, Henry Faragalli III, Trevor Johnson and Jeffrey Ruben.
by Carol Hodes, for SBOANJ