Sophomore fiily trotters will lead off Friday's harness racing show in a $ 17,loo ohio Sires Stakes division. Rose Run Nellie (Trainforthefuture-Lilyad-Armbro Iliad) is the morning-line favorite in the opener for owner Scott Cox Stable of Streetsboro, Ohio. Scott Cox is also the fil1y's trainer and driver.
Rose Run Nellie makes her 13th start of 2A72. She has 9 career victories and earnings of nearly $SO,OOO. Rose Run Neliie will start from post three.
Also entered in the first division are Bosco's Angel, Yankee's victory, Cinca De Miya, Jessica Rayne and Tesla.
Race 3 wrli be the $ 17 ,2OO first division for three-year o1d Ohio-bred filiy pacers. Trainer Jim Ariedge Jr. will start Standing Dalette, afilly, as the 2- 1 morning-line favorite. Standing Danette starts from post one with Dan Noble scheduled to drive for owner Sharon Edelman of Gahanna, Ohio. Standing Danette's five rivals wili be Friskie Beauty, Buckeye Beauty, Wind River Cat, Let'sgoalltheway and Forever Lover.
Sophomore fil1y trotters return to the stage to compete in Race 5 for the $17,100 second division of the Ohio Sire Stakes. Thefilly, Warden's Daughter, is the 2-1 morning-line favorite for owners Ryan Stahl and Richard Smith, both of Republic, Ohio. Stahl also drives Warden's Daughter for trainer Nichole Gagnon. With 6 career victories, a lifetime mark of 1:57.4 and earnings of $66,121, the favored filly scores from the rail in her 18th career start. She faces Lady At Bat, Rose Run Natassia, Annie's Master, Easter Rosetta, Sandy's Star and TT's Tater Chip.
Race B is the final Ohio Sires Stake race of the evening, featuring the $17,200 second division for three year-old filly pacers. Special Lady D, by, ships in for trainer Brian Brown. Brown has named Ryan Stahl to drive for owner William Robinson of Findlay, Ohio. This filly has three straight career victories and career winnings of nearly $100,000. Special Lady D starts from post four in a talented fie1d of rivals consisting of B Mobile, Kannon's Flash, Little Friskie, Kates Beer Bunny, Royalness and Feelin Rosie.
Friday's 1st race post time is 7:00 p.m.