Shes A Great Lady elims at Mohawk
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Beachy Girl, Thong and All Accounted For took the $35,000 Shes A Great Lady Eliminations Saturday at Mohawk. Beachy Girl now has six wins in six starts after winning her elimination in 1:54.3.
Brian Sears and Beachy Girl got away fifth while Voelz Hanover, who was parked to a :27.4 first quarter, lead the field. Lola Palooza was flushed out first over going to the half and Beachy Girl came up second over. Coming off the last turn, the two-year-old Real Desire filly kicked away, going three wide. See and Be Seen with John Campbell had a late rally to get up for second while Red in the Face and Randy Waples came up the inside to finish third.
Out of a Jennas Beach Boy mare, Beachy Girl is trained by Joe Seekamn and owned by Hal Hewitt of
“She’s five for five for a reason,” said Brian Sears. “She’s got a lot of class and every time I called on her, she kept trying. She got a little tired late but when I called on her again she tried some more. She’s got some talent; she’s got some ability. She’s good gaited and she’s got some heart, so what more could you want?”
Thong shaved a fifth of a second off her lifetime mark when she took the second elimination in 1:53.3. Everyone wanted the front in this elimination as the lead horse changed many times at every call. Thong got away third while Arts Diva took the early lead. Then Cartniverous pulled from the pocket to take the lead after which Tim Tetrick pulled Thong and took her to the front. Then Good News Lady took her shot at the lead and A and Gsconfusion got parked around the last turn.
When John Campbell got A and Gsconfusion to the front, Tetrick was able to pull Thong and just get by to win in 1:53.3. A and Gsconfusion finished second while Arts Diva and Randy Waples put in a huge late drive to get up for third.
Trained and owned Toby Lynch, Jr. and also owned by Jason Lynch, the two-year-old filly now has three wins in five lifetime starts, including a win in the Eternal Camnation on August 18.
“Tonight when I tipped her off her cover, she was all business and went a very nice mile,” said