OVER THE LEA WINS VA-BRED RACE AT PIEDMONT

Don Yovanovich’s Over The Lea and rider Diana Gillam went to the front and were never headed in winning the $2,000 VHBPA Flat at the Piedmont Hounds Point-to-Point on Saturday. The 2006 filly by Meadow Monster out of Stalking covered the approx 10 furlongs in 2:08 over a racecourse labeled “good” on a beautiful sunny day.

Over the Lea was bred by the Virginia Tech Foundation.

Complete order of finish:

1) Over The Lea; Diana Gillam (rider), Don Yovanovich (owner), Don Yovanovich (trainer), $1,200
2) Expel; Jeff Murphy, Northfield Farm, LLC, Edward Mulligan, $400
3) Black Tie Night; Tom Foley, Randy Rouse, Randy Rouse, $220
4) Dr. Nitro; Colvin Ryan, Warren Owens, William Aylor, Jr., $100
5) Ozz Zzzapper; Vika Monroe,Warren Owens, William Aylor, Jr., $80
6) Owkie Hokie; Sam Cockburn, Warren Owens, William Aylor, Jr.

(Photos by Douglas Lees)