WASHINGTON, PA, Jan. 21, 2014 -- The track was listed "frozen," but 13-1 Montenegro was sizzling, blowing by the leader on the backside and holding on late to capture Tuesday's $22,500 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows.
Away fifth, Montenegro moved first over forand brushed to the front. But she was all out to hold off the Lightning Lane charge of Shine N Shimmer, who missed by a nose, with Western Drag third. The winning time was 1:56.3.
trains Montenegro, a 6-year-old daughter of -Cyber Wave who vaulted over $400,000 in career earnings, and owns with Tom Pollack.
Hall drove four winners andthree on the 16-race card while Tyler Stillings enjoyed a training triple and a winning drive.
by Evan Pattak for The Meadows