Campanile () recorded a last-to-first victory in the $17,000 Fillies and Mares Open at Saratoga Casino and Raceway on Tuesday night.
The Allan Johnson trained five year old had been the runner up in three consecutive features but got it done on Tuesday night parlaying a second over journey to a seasonal best 1:53.1 victory.
piloted Campanile to her fifth win of the season and third in the local Open. It's A Miracle (Bruce Aldrich Jr) was the runner up to hit the board for the seventh consecutive start at the Spa while Godiva Seelster (Dan Cappello Jr) earned the show spot. Campanile is owned by Michael Casalino Jr of Freehold, NJ.
Live racing continues on Wednesday night at Saratoga with a first post time of 7:05pm.
by Mike Sardella, for Saratoga Raceway