Mosaicist surged past Krusin Kelly turning for home to
capture the $46,000 allowance/optional claiming feature at Monmouth Park on
Ridden by Elvis Trujillo and trained
by James Toner, Mosaicist bested the field by one and a quarter lengths and
paid $9.60, $4.40, and $3.20 after sprinting five furlongs over “good” turf in
:57 2/5. Wild Rainbow completed the $34.40 exacta and paid $3.60 and $2.60 to
place. Dove Season was beaten by a head at the wire and paid $3.60 to show.
“I got a very good trip from him
today,” said jockey Elvis Trujillo. “He broke sharp and we had a nice position
along the backstretch. I asked him when we turned for home and he switched
leads and took off.”
A 5-year-old mare out of Aussie
Rules by Sovereign Grace, Mosaicist has now won three of her 13 lifetime starts
and is one-for-two at Monmouth.
Racing continues at Monmouth Park Saturday, August 3 – gates open at
11:30 a.m. and first post is set for 12:50 p.m.