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Hambletonian 2008

Night of Stars Banquet – Horse of the Year Somebeachsomewhere

Somebeachsomewhere's connections celebrate his selection as Horse of the Year. USTA/Mark Hall photo.

Night of Stars Banquet – Horse of the Year Somebeachsomewhere

“Record-setting pacer Somebeachsomewhere was named harness racing’s Horse of the Year by the U.S. Harness Writers Association on Wednesday night (Feb. 4) during the Night of Champions banquet at the Bellagio hotel. Somebeachsomewhere received 121 of 158 votes to outdistance top trotter Deweycheatumnhowe, who had 35. Mister Big and Honorable Daughter each received one vote.”  Somebeachsomewhere is named Horse of the Year.