May 16, 2011
This weekly feature offers a look back at the best Standardbred races and/or performances of the week at Woodbine.
#5: Saturday May 14, 2011 Race 11: Trainer/Driver Rick Zeron came screaming down the stretch with Broadies Song to pick off Raining Again (Jody Jamieson) in 1:52.1; pacing his last quarter in a blistering :26.4. Broadies Song is owned by the late Stephen Scarff of Halifax, Nova Scotia.
#4: Saturday May 14, 2011 Race 7: Alexie Mattosie put in a valiant effort to win the Preferred 2 in an impressive 1:50. The win captured driver, Jody Jamieson’s forth victory on the night. The Don Lindsey trained five-year-old gelding, increased his lifetime bankroll to $463,295 and notched his 7th win in 24 starts in 2011.
#3: Friday May 13, 2011 Race 9: Warrawee Koine impressed with a gate-to-wire romp in the Fillies and Mares Open pace in 1:51. Jody Jamieson once again steered the daughter of Astreos to victory for trainer, Colin Johnston.
#2: Friday May 13, 2011 Race 5: Camille was crowed Princess, as ten sophomore pacing fillies duked it out in the final of The Princess Stakes. The daughter of Camluck, was successful in giving herself a new lifetime mark of 1:52.4 and increased her lifetime bankroll to $138,580 with her first win of the 2011 season.
#1: Saturday May 14, 2011 Race 5: Several North America Cup eligibles made an appearance in The Diplomat Stake final. Father and son duo: Carl and Jody Jamieson got the job done with Up the Credit. The Western Terror colt captured the $80,000 final in 1:52.1 nosing out fellow North America Cup eligible, Eighteen.