Pure Kemp made it two wins in his last three starts, scoring a 1:54.4 victory in the Monday featured trot at Dover Downs.
With Tim Tetrick in the bike, Pure Kemp took the early lead and led seven foes on the way to the win in a $12,000 conditioned trot for trainer Josh Green and owners Rich Lombardo and Green Racing. The 3-year-old daughter of Muscle Hill-Ally Hall won for the fourth time this season, upping her seasonal bankroll to $48,888 and $65,273 lifetime. It was Tetrick’s second win of the day. Splashed (Vic Kirby) came on fast for second with Sheer Assault (Corey Callahan) third.
Tony Morgan moved to within six wins of his 16,000th career winning drive. He guided Mister Virgin to a 1:51 conquest in a $17,500 claiming pace. Brooks Gray trains the Always A Virgin-Miss Picasso gelding owned by Ron Davis. Vodka Is Terror (Tetrick) was runner-up with Myell’s Rockstar (Russell Foster) third. (Dover Downs)