Pacer Roll With Sparky holds off late challenge at Downs

Published Jun 16, 2018 at 4:00pm

VERNON — The pacer Roll With Sparky and driver John MacDonald took home the win in the featured race for fillies and mares at Vernon Downs on Friday night.

Roll With Sparky held off a late charge by Blameitonthenight to record a 1:52.2 victory.

It was the second win of the season for Roll With Sparky and her 12th career victory.

MacDonald won another race with Drea’s Good Powpow and Claude Huckabone III also had two victories on Friday night.

Racing resumes tonight at 6:10, and a Father’s Day matinee program is scheduled for Sunday afternoon starting at 1:05.

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