Runnin Shoes Stable's Gethot Stayhot won her third Fantasy Ownership Challenge race and second in a row with an easy score in a $4,500-$5,000 claiming event the evening of Sept. 9 at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in West Virginia.
The 5-year-old Posse mare had won her previous start Aug. 3 at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course in Pennsylvania. She's trained by Kimberly Graci and was ridden Sept. 9 by Wesley Ho.
Gethot Stayhot, who paid $5.20 to win as the favorite, kept close to the pace, grabbed the lead and pulled away to defeat Start Winning by 2 3/4 lengths in 1:21.10 for 6 1/2 furlongs around two turns at Charles Town. The $5,880 winner's share of the $10,000 purse increased her contest to bankroll to $27,163 and moved her up a couple of spots to 16th in the standings.
In other action Sept. 9, standings leader Yes Mz Adah picked up a couple thousand dollars to pad her lead with a fifth-place finish in a tough turf allowance race at Parx Racing. The winner, Advert, came in off of a victory in a strong Pennsylvania-bred stakes for fillies and mares on the Tapeta surface at Presque Isle Downs & Casino.
At Laurel Park, Seeing'n'believing finished second on the grass and moved from seventh to sixth in the standings. At Belmont Park in New York, My Golden Rose earned enough with a fourth-place finish to move up a spot to 10th in the standings.