Rocks N Bagels (-Plant A Kiss) returned to her winning ways in the Thursday night feature at Vernon Downs with a purse of $9,500.
Her last time out on May 29 was a disappointing fifth-place finish, but on Thursday, after trailing through the first half-mile, she rallied from last to score her fifth win in six starts at Vernon Downs this season.
Rocks N Bagels () posted a final time of 1:52.2, but Bye ( ) set the early fractions of 26.1 for the quarter and 55.1 for the half. Market Dynamics ( ) made the first challenge to the leader and actually led into the stretch after three quarters in 1:24.
Asset Management (Fern Paquet Jr.) attacked Market Dynamics after a first-over trip around the far turn, but Rocks N Bagels just charged past everyone in the lane to win going away. Rocks N Bagels is owned by Kelly Dawn Hope on Vernon, New York and trained by Jordan Hope.
The complete order of finish for the Thursday feature was: Rocks N Bagels, Asset Management, Artic Byrd, Market Dynamics, andBye.