Stonebridge Wish and driver Josh Marks captured the sixth race feature on a sunny harness racing afternoon at Tioga Downs. Stonebridge Wish cruised through early fractions of 27.1, 56 and 1:24 before sprinting home in 27.3 to stop the timer in 1:51.3.
It was the second win of the year for the seven year old Tracy Brainard owned and trained gelding. Winbak Dimensions was a fast closing second for the third week in a row while Cactus Creek wound up third.
In earlier action, A Crown For Lindy won for the second week in a row in the second leg of the Williams Auto Late Closer. Howard Parker eased the Frank Antonacci trained entrant through fractions of 28, 57.4 and 1:26.3 before stopping the timer in 1:55.1. The four year old stallion lowered his own track record, set just one week ago, by one fifth of a second. Dreamanotherdream took the earlier division of the Williams Auto Trot in 1:56.4.
There were no winners in Tioga's new $6,000 Guaranteed Sunday Pick 6 as four of six paid $15.40. The Sunday Pick 6 will continue next Sunday when Tioga goes to post at 1:30pm. Tioga will also race next Friday and Saturday night at 6:50pm.