Harrington, DE — Art Stafford, Andrew Stafford and Thomas Ireland’s Scuola Hanover ($11.20, Art Stafford Jr.) overcame the outside post to score a 1:53.4 triumph in the featured $17,000 conditioned mares pace Tuesday (June 8) at Harrington Raceway.
The Andrew Stafford trainee followed second-over cover to surge through the stretch and emerge a narrow winner over Truth And Liberty and Anytime N. It was the fifth win of the year for the 6-year-old A Rocknroll Dance mare who has banked more than $425,000 in her career. It was her 26th lifetime win.
Ed Walls’ Designed To Dance ($6.60, Dave Rearic) won her second straight race in a $11,500 conditioned pace for her owner0trainer with a front end victory in 1:56.1. The 4-year-old A Rocknroll Dance mare continued her sharp form spree after a lifetime best 1:54.4 mile last week.
Art Stafford Jr., Tony Morgan and Allan Davis each had driving doubles on the program.