FIRST ALTERNATE Goes Past $257,000 in Earnings after Molly Brown S. Win
FIRST ALTERNATE notched her fourth win in five starts this year taking the Molly Brown S. by 2 1/2 lengths. The daughter of ALTERNATION set the pace after breaking for the inside post, clicked off fractions of :21 4/5, :44 2/5, and :56 2/5, and stopped the clock in this six-furlong sprint at 1:09, only a second off the track record as much the best at Arapahoe. At 2, FIRST ALTERNATE was a 5 1/2-length MSW winner on the turf at Remington, and also is an allowance winner on dirt at Oaklawn. Lifetime record: 34-7-7-6, $257201. O-Ramsye J. Mitchell. B-Don Von Hemel & Todd Dunn. T-Stetson Mitchell.