Sep 18, 2012
General Luckypercy Wins Atlantic Aged Mares Pacing Series
Summerside, PE â€“ General Luckypercy, with Ron Matheson in the bike, won the Atlantic Aged Pacing Mares Series in 1:57.2 at Red Shores Summerside.Matheson sent the mare right to the front from the rail and cruised through fractions of 29, 59.2 and 1:28.1 to hold off a hard closing JK Special for second with Private Joke completing the triactor. General Luckypercy recorded her sixth win of the season for owners Jodilyn Matheson and Jack Brown. Jackie Matheson is the winning trainer.In other racing action, the co-feature went to Bet The House, in line to Jason Hughes, in an impressive 1:55.4. It was Hughes third winner of the night. War Cry Ranger was second while BJ Cruiser finished third. Bet The House is co-0wned by trainer Blaine McKenna, the top trainer at Summerside in 2012, with Gary Arsenault of Miscouche. Driver Gary Chappell had a driving double on the program. Chappell, who drives for Kwik Kopy in the Drive for Charity promotion, has over $800 raised for the Easter Seals Society.