Easy Again breaks his own harness racing track record at Scioto Downs Saturday with his win in the $30,000 Invitational Pace in 1:50.1.
He's a 5-year-old ridgling son ofout of Kuklapanandollie. He set a new track record of 1:50.2 just two starts ago at the 5/8 mile oval.
Easy Again scored his third consecutive win for trainer,and his connections of Burke Racing Stable, Weaver Bruscemi, M1 Stable and Panhellenic Stable.
had the assignment from post eight in the field of nine and was the post time favorite at 4/5.
Page fired out for position and found it right on the front before the quarter that was paced in :26.2. I Found My Beach and were content to take the pocket trip behind the heavy favorite.
They paced down to the half in :54.4 and Page hit the gas as they headed to the three quarters. Easy Again paced his third quarter in a hot :26.4 and opened up on his foes by 3-1/2 lengths.
Sutton and I Found My Beach tried to close the gap, but fell a 1/2-length short and Torrington rallied for the show spot at odds of 35-1.
This was Easy Again's 65th career start and his 20th trip to the winners circle. His earnings have now exceeded $650,000.
Racing continues on Monday (September 1) with a special holiday post time of 1:00 p.m. Scioto Downs will have an early driver autograph session on Monday starting at 12:15 p.m.
From Scioto Downs Racino