June 30, 2007
Race 4 – Virginia-bred Wye (pictured left) wins the $40,000 restricted maiden race going 8.5 furlongs on the turf by an impressive 8 lengths. Bred by Audley Farm, the colt is by Capote out of Toe In The Water by Bertrando. He is owned by Barbara J. Houck and trained by Donald Barr. Wayne and Susie Chatfield-Taylor’s News Flash was second.

Race 5
Lady Olivia of North Cliff’s Cryptogram (picturd below) wins the other half of the $40,000 Virginia-bred maiden race. Cryptogram is by Expelled, out of Uncanny Ability by Cryptoclearance. He is trained by Carla Morgan.

Race 8
Virginia-bred Sweetdownthelane gets the bessed to Changeisgonnacome, Point Missed and Debbie Sue to win the $60,000 Brookmeade stakes for John S. Ferris, David Gamble and Cindy Jones. Also bred by Audley Farm, Sweetdownthelane is by Quiet American, out of Loa by *Hawaii.

July 1, 2007

Race 3
Doug Fout gets Beverly Steinman’s Dark Equation (PA) to the winner’s circle following a win in an allowance-optional claiming jump race.

Race 4
Patrick and Felix Nuesch continue to win as Fatherless Lass (NY) wins a maiden claiming race going one mile on the inner turf. Fatherless Lass is, in fact, not fatherless, but by Key Contender, out of Free Union Lass by Magic Prospect.

Race 8
Lazy Lane Farm’s Kona Blend stays perfect on the turf with a win in the $60,000 Daniel G. Van Clief Stakes for Virginia-bred/-sired. Graham Motion trains the Dixieland Band gelding who is out of Life in Seattle by Unbridled.

July 2, 2007
Race 4
Virginia-bred Enjoyable wins a maiden claiming race for trainer Ann Merryman and owners Richard F. Blue, Jr. and David Ross. Enjoyable is by Holy Bull, out of Tear of Joy by Mt. Livermore. She was bred by Mr. and Mrs. Bert Firestone.

Race 7
Bill Backer and Ham Smith team up to win a $28,500 optional claiming race with Hunting Print (KY). The Lear Fan gelding just got up a neck over Transit of Venus who was but a neck in front of third-place finisher Grato Recuerdo (CHI).

Race 8
Stephanie Nixon of Horseshoe Hill Farm gets a win with Bella Principessa (FL) who is owned in partnership with Doug Daniels. The chestnut filly by A.P. Jet, out of Make HasteWins by Mystery Storm romped home in the seven furlong dirt race by 7 ¾ lengths.

July 4, 2007
Race 2
Oh Its You Again wins a maiden claming race going one mile on the inner turf. Oh Its You Again is by Housebuster, out of Berta’s Silver by Siver Ending. He was bred in Virginia by Mrs. Carter McNeely.

Race 5
Don Yovanovich’s Road Hazord wins an open claming race on the turf. Road Hazord, by Slavic , out of Sharp Factor by Sharpen Up (GB), was bred in Virginia by Joanne Hammond and George Grayson.