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Top Striker takes Colonial Cup, giving Sensor-Kingsley team another Springdale win
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TOP STRIKER CARRIES Ross Geraghty over the 17th and final flight of fences with the lead in capturing Saturdays $150,000 Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup. The winner, who also took the 2014 Carolina Cup feature, is owned by Camdens Sue Sensor and trained by Camdens Arch Kingsley Jr. - photo by Tom Didato/C-I photo
When the list of entries was released for last Saturday’s 47th running of the $150,000 Marion duPont Scott Colonial Cup Steeplechase, Top Striker had everything a horse needed in order to run in the race ... except for a rider. Owned by Camden’s Sue Sensor and trained by Camden’s Arch Kingsley Jr., the 2014 Carolina Cup winner had a fair share of suitors to hop aboard his back in the final Grade I jump races of the National Steeplechase Association season. One, however, stood out above the rest.