Mr. Monomoy, Half-Brother To Champion Monomoy Girl, Breaks His Maiden At Churchill - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report
Looking for some post-Valentine’s day excitement? Mr. Monomoy, an offspring of Aiken-trained Palace Malice, will run on Feb. 15 in the Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes, division I. There are 2 divisions as the field was divided to better accommodate the 23 horses entered at Fair Grounds Racetrack in Louisiana. Palace Malice was trained at Dogwood Stables by Brad Stauffer and Ron Stevens and then fell under the tutelage of trainer Todd Pletcher. He was owned by the late Cot Campbell.
Brad Cox trains Mr. Monomoy and the jockey is Florent Geroux.
In his second career start, 2-year-old Mr. Monomoy delivered on his pedigree's promise with a 5 1/2-length victory over maiden special weight company at Churchill Downs. The half-brother to champion Monomoy Girl ran 6 1/2 furlongs over the fast main track in 1:17.57 for trainer Brad Cox and jockey F...