Y Mach Me was victorious in the $9,500 Fillies and Mares Open Pace on Thursday (March 6) in Northfield Park’s ninth race.
Y Mach Me (Mach Three-Sunnie Corleone-Pacific Rocket) started from the rail and was fourth through a taxing :27 opening quarter. Sugg pulled Y Mach Me first over approaching the half. She sustained a first over bid through fractions of :56 and 1:25.1 before taking the lead in the stretch and besting her competition by a full length in 1:55.
Completing the race were Power Everywhere, Up Front Kellie Jo, Addys Way, Canaco Star, Pink Camo and Classic Sakuri.
Thursday’s win was the 11 career victory for Y Mach Me and increased her lifetime earnings to $55,254. She is trained by Pat Karcher for Carey, Ohio owner Lucky Draw Racing Stable. Kurt Sugg was in the bike for the winning drive. She returned $24.20 to win.
Northfield Park Adds $5,000 Guaranteed Pick-5 Total Pool To Monday’s Card
Northfield Park is announcing the addition of a $5,000 Pick-5 total pool guarantee to Monday’s (March 10) program.
Beginning in Race 3, the $5,000 Pick-5 guaranteed total pool includes a carryover of $1,311.01.
Northfield’s Pick 5, Pick 4 and the Pick 3’s offer a reduced takeout rate of just 14 percent. Monday’s post time is 6:00 p.m.