The post position gods have once again frowned on trainer Casie Coleman
At a press conference for the $1 million Meadowlands Pace on Wednesday afternoon, the two Pace elimination winners earned the right to pick their posts with the third elim winner, OK Commander, announced earlier as a scratch. Rock N Roll Heaven has been installed the 5-2 morning-line choice and will leave from Post 3. Rockin Image is the second choice at 3-1 and will leave inside Rock N Roll Heaven from Post 2. North America Cup winner Sportswriter drew the dreaded Post 10.
Here is the complete field for the Meadowlands Pace:
1. Kyle Major - Jody Jamieson/Shawn Robinson - 15-1
2. Rockin Image -Yannick Gingras/Jimmy Takter - 3-1
3. Rock N Roll Heaven - John Campbell/Bruce Saunders - 5-2
4. Valentino - George Brennan/Lou Pena - 15-1
5. Im Gorgeous - Andy Miller/George Teague - 12-1
6. Delmarvalous - Brian Sears*/George Teague - 12-1
7. Nova Artist - Brian Sears*/Lou Pena - 15-1
8. One More Laugh - Tim Tetrick/Ray Schnittker - 9-2
9. Fred And Ginger - Dave Palone/Ron Burke - 10-1
10. Sportswriter - Mark MacDonald/Casie Coleman - 6-1
*Brian Sears listed on two horses.
In last Saturday's eliminations, Rock N Roll Heaven set the harness racing industry abuzz with a scintillating 1:47.3 elim win, the fastest in Pace history. Rockin Image won his elim in 1:48.4.
This racetrack separates the
This racetrack separates the men from the boys.
Rock N Roll Heaven will Rock and Roll on Saturday.
crappy post for Sportswriter
crappy post for Sportswriter but this he shall overcome once again.
Good Luck Saturday night Sportswriter, Casie & Mark