Garrison finishGarrison finish
a close finish, as in a horse race, in which the winner comes from behind at the last moment
Origin of Garrison finishafter Snapper Garrison, 19th-c. United States jockey
A finish in a contest or race in which the winner comes from behind at the last moment.
Origin of Garrison finishAfter Edward Henry (“Snapper”) Garrison (1868-1930), American jockey