3YO Fillies Finish 1-2 in Allowance

SHARPIN and SWEET ALTERNATIVE ran one-two, respectively, in this one mile and 70 yards allowance test. The 3-year-old fillies from the second crop of ALTERNATION were two lengths clear of the third-place horse at Mahoning Valley Race Course. SHARPIN has been on the board in nine of 11 starts this year, including a 2 3/4-length wire-to-wire maiden win at Keeneland in her second start. SWEET ALTERNATIVE has now won or placed in six of her last seven starts, all in 2019, including a two-length Maiden Special Weight win at Tampa Bay. SHARPIN – Lifetime record: 15-3-5-2, $82,561. O-Ronald Clark. B-John H. Adger. T-Gerald Brooks. SWEET ALTERNATIVE – Lifetime record: 14-1-3-6, $45,755. O-Blazing Meadows Farm LLC. B-Jim & Pam Robinson’s Brandywine Farm. T-Timothy Hamm.