Eat Me Up paced around the Hanover Raceway oval in a personal best 1:55 on Saturday evening, claiming the fastest harness racing victory of seven $24,000 Grassroots divisions and sole ownership of top spot in the two-year-old pacing filly point standings.
Hanover Raceways 2011 harness racing season came to an end with the seasons second largest crowd and second largest handle.
Ontario's talented two-year-old pacing fillies invaded Clinton Raceway on Sunday afternoon (August 21) and were treated to a harness record record performance by Sauble Claire in the second of nine $24,000 Grassroots divisions.
It was just over a year ago that Dreamfair Eternal came into the 2010 Artiscape Pace with almost the identical road mapped out as this year. Last year she had four Open starts under her belt and this year the Artiscape will mark the fourth start of the year for defending harness racing Dan Patch Champion, Dreamfair Eternal.
Last season's Super Final harness racing champion FBs Terror makes just her third sophomore Gold Series start at Woodbine Racetrack on Thursday evening (October 28) and owner Mike Guerriero is hoping the pacing filly delivers a top five performance and locks up a berth in this year's season finale.
The dust never settled in the $160,000 Artiscape Pace on the harness racing Sunday afternoon at Tioga Downs, and the quick fractions led to a track record time of 1:49.4 for Dreamfair Eternal and Anthony Kerwood.