Entering the, Time To Quit was labeled the horse to beat. Wednesday night, he lived up to that advanced billing, scoring a decisive 1:55.1 triumph on a bitterly cold night in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
One week removed from a hard fought and game win in the second round of the series,confidently guided his trotter to the lead past the quarter in :28.4.. Over the next half mile (:57.2) several contenders went off-stride including Home Turf and Cajole Hanover leaving the race all to Time To Quit, who by the three-quarters in 1:26.1, never faced a challenge and coasted to the victory by one and three-quarter lengths for Burke Racing Stable, Weaver Bruscemi LLC and Phillip Collura for trainer .
Time To Quit will reappear in the Charles Singer Memorial Trotting Series which gets underway Thursday, February 13th.
Wednesday marked the last night of live racing at The Meadowlands until after The.
Live racing will resume on Thursday, February 6th. That card will include a carryover in the Pick 5, as no one cashed a Pick 5 ticket Wednesday at The Meadowlands thanks to a win by Delco Willobee who scored in race 2 for Jim Marohn Jr. at 96-1. The Pick 5 carryover into the Thursday, February 6th program will be $18,083.
by Darin Zoccali for the Meadowlands