Gillis brothers rack up driving doubles at Inverness
A large crowd took advantage of a sunny Sunday to come out for the seven-dash card of live harness racing at Inverness Raceway, wagering $6,625 on the day.
August 4, 2021
-by Bill Dunphy
The Gillis brothers from Hawthorne held the hot reins at Inverness Raceway on Sunday.
Rodney and Danny Gillis each picked up a pair of wins in an exciting seven-dash card of live harness racing.
Danny Gillis was first to strike, taking race one with two-year-old filly Cougar On A Terr in a 2:03 trip. It was the second win in a row for the filly by Cougar Hall, owned by Walter Walker and Richard MacInnis.
Rodney Gillis answered the bell in race two with a 2:00.1 longshot win with D.F. Beaton’s Chase N Madi, paying $32 to win and keying an $83 quinella with fellow longshot Hughgetthecredit.