On Wednesday, April 9, the Plainridge Racecourse held their second round of qualifying races, and the six races went off without a hitch under partly cloudy skies as the temperature hovered around sixty.
The results are as follows:
Race one was won by owner, trainer, driver, Graham “ The Dragonman ” Lewis aboard Fantastic in 2:03.4.
Dream On Darlin was the winner of the second race, owned by Jeff Kaylor and trained and driven by Joe Therrien, in a time of 2:04.3.
Third race winner A J Sinister, is owned by Dean Malin with trainer, driver Steve Nason in the bike, in a time of 2:02.1, and Steve Nason came back again in race four with Yanother Round, for trainer, owner Irwin Rosenthal in a time of 2:01.3.
Race five went to Manchine driven by the Plainridge Racecourse Jim Hardy , last years leading driver for owner Peter Goldberg and trainer, owner Brenda Provost in the quickest time of the qualifiers in 2:00.2 and repeated with another winner in the sixth race aboard Extreme Justice, for Bob Bogigian in a time of 2:01.
Racing will start on Wednesday April 16, at 4 p.m., with Wednesday and Saturday post times at 4:00 p.m. and Sunday post time at 1:00 p.m., with the exception of April 20 ( Easter Sunday. ) There will be no racing that day.
by Bob Lieberman, for Plainridge Raceway