Owner David Raim will send out three runners on Breeders’ Classics night that may go off favored in their events.
On a night featuring two stakes for juveniles, Fancy Her Up dazzled in winning the Rachel’s Turn Stakes.
The August 31 Charles Town Classic card at that track not only was its biggest night but it also helped bring into focus the upcoming WV Breeders’ Classics.
John McKee had some kind of WVBC night this year, as the owner of two winners, trainer of two winners, breeder of two winners, and owner of stallion Fiber Sonde, the sire of five winners.
Milloinaire West Virginia-bred Lucy’s Bob Boy was officially retired in a pre-race ceremony before WVBC 2017, joining longtime rival Russell Road.