Ontario-Sired, Deetzy, Takes $18,000 Open Pace Feature At Saratoga

Sitting off of quick fractions, Deetzy capitalized from an off-the-pace effort to take the $18,000 Open Pace in 1:50 on Saturday, September 23 at Saratoga Harness.

Behind splits of :26.1 and :54.1, the Heidi-Rohr trained son of Jereme’s Jet moved first over to challenge dueling leaders, soon pouncing on the faltering tandem and extending to a large lead around the final turn. Somewhere Fancy tracked Deetzy’s rally to take second, while Dancin Yankee finished third.

Driven by Billy Dobson, Deetzy’s 1:50 victory was a lifetime best for the 7-1 winner.

Live racing continues on Sunday, September 24 at Saratoga with a 12:15pm first post.

(Standardbred Canada with files from Saratoga Harness)

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