Breeders Crown Mares Open to Great Lady
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) _ She’s a Great Lady came roaring down the stretch Friday night to set a stakes record and win the $300,000 Mares Open Breeders Crown Pace at the Meadowlands.
Racing for only the seventh time in 1996, She’s a Great Lady turned in a personal best time as well as a stakes record of 1:50 4-5, passing seven horses in a brilliant 27 4-5 final quarter.
The 4-year old mare, trained by Joe Holloway and driven by John Campbell, beat entrymate Armbro Nest by 3 1/4 lengths to give Campbell his 22nd Breeders Crown victory.
The entry of She’s a Great Lady and Armbro Nest paid $2.80. Third place went to Headline Hanover.