Tryon, NC — May 9-12, 2019 126 Entries – $45,000 Added – $58,395.04 Total Purse Horse / Rider / Owner / Score / Total $ DERBY LEVEL 4 OPEN – 11 E. – $10,000 Add. – $12,921.26 TP 1) MR ROYAL HOLLYWOOD (15S) / Cody V Sapergia / George R & Carol Bell, 225.5, $4,393.23 […]
That last horse will get you every time.
Peter DeFreitas didn’t plan to ride Sweet Daisy Surprise in Open at the Carolina Classic Derby, but changed his mind when he realized the entry box wasn’t as full as he’d anticipated. “I figured, you know, what the heck? I got her here,” he reasoned. “I might as well try and show her.”
Three horse-and-rider combinations shared championship honors in the Carolina Classic Derby Open Levels 2 and 1, but Tricia Tillman couldn’t have been any prouder of Boomin In Lace had the mare won it outright.