Rodney Long’s Bad Rusty ($8.80, Ross Wolfenden) earned his third win of the year Monday in the featured $23,000 Open at Harrington Raceway in 1:53.2.
The 5-year-old Badlands Hanover gelding put together a fierce rally approaching three-quarters and surged by Solano near the finish for a one length win. Dontloseyourdayjob finished third. Trained by Joe Hundertpfund Jr., ‘Rusty’ has now banked more than $50,000 in 2010. It was one of three winners on the program for Wolfenden.
Elizabeth Brittingham’s Art Gram ($8.20, Bret Brittingham) captured the subfeatured $19,500 Junior Open in 1:53.4 for his third straight win.