ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 3, 2012) – California-bred Unusual Way went wire to wire to win Saturday’s $99,500 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Filly Sprint Preview Stakes for 2-year-old fillies at Santa Anita.
Unusual Way is by Unusual Heat, out of the Great Above mare Way Up, was bred by Thomas Bachman, is owned by Edward Brown and Philip Lebherz and is trained by Jeff Bonde.
The $65,000 Barretts purchase has three wins in five starts, earnings of $145,610 and was coming off a win in the Aug. 11 Wine Country Debutante Stakes.
Unusual Way won by 3 ½ lengths and ran the seven furlongs in 1:23.50 at odds of 5-2.
For Unusual Way’s pedigree, click http://www.pedigreequery.com/unusual+way