Dreaming Out Loud kept his record perfect at 6-0 and pushed his earnings to $21,050 by winning the $16,200 Mark Austin Pacing Series final on Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Macharita and Mike Whelan blasted off the gate for a quick five length advantage at the quarter in 27.4 and led past the half in 58.1 and three quarters in 1:28.2 before Tyler Borth tipped Dreaming Out Loud three deep down the stretch for the victory in 1:59.1.
Mr. Cheeseman and Lorne House charged up for second while Macharita held on for third.
“He’s a real nice colt,” said Keith Cullen, co-owner/trainer, in a media release.
“He catches on very quickly and works so hard.”
Cullen added: “A lot of credit goes to my wife Marilyn, she worked with his mother, Sammartha Stewart, and she does a great job working with him.”
The three-year-old Thinking Out Loud colt is also owned by Chris Cain.
The Loan Ranger went wire-to-wire to win the Ken Houston Memorial Pace for driver Marc St Louis. The seven-year-old Up The Credit gelding set fractions of 29.3, 59.4, 1:29.4 for a mile time of 1:58.4, Don and Heather McGregor are the owners while Peter Core is the conditioner.
The off-track handle was $24,050.