LOLA STALKS TO WIN
by Ercel Ellis
December 20 that the Fair Grounds, Lola’s the One, a
three-year-old filly by MIZZEN MAST, stalked the early pace then slipped down
the rail to win a $40,000 Allowance race over a mile and a sixteenth by a widening 3
Lola’s the One, bred and owned by Lothenback Stable and trained by
Neil Pessin, broke her maiden as a two-year-old last year at the Fair Grounds.
She has now posted wins on dirt and grass. She’s the first foal out of the War
Chant mare No Retreat, a winning half sister to Mister Marti Gras, winner of
four stakes including the Gr.3 Ack Ack and Gr. 3 Washington Park Handicap
and placed in 14 other stakes, 13 of them graded, for earnings of $1,166,879.
Date: 20 December 2017