Whiz Along, with Julie Krone up, raced to 3 1/2 -length upset victory
NEW YORK (AP) _ Whiz Along, with Julie Krone up, raced to 3 1/2 -length upset victory in the $45,000 Sinking Ship Purse Thursday at Belmont Park.
Pete The Chief, ridden by Jose Santos, was second in the field of six 3- year-olds and up, 6 1/4 lengths ahead of Silent Woods.
The win was only the second in 17 starts this year for Whiz Along, who covered seven furlongs on the fast track in 1:24 3-5. Whiz Along earned $27,000 for Edwin Wachtel and returned $38, $12.20 and $4.40. Pete The Chief paid $6.20 and $3.20 and Silent Woods was worth $2.60 to show.