Two guaranteed pools on Scioto's closing night card
September 06, 2019
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Two guaranteed pools are the wagering highlights on the blockbuster 16-race card on closing night at Eldorado Scioto Downs on Saturday.
Following tradition, we will bring back our closing night 20-cent Pick-8 wager. The wager will begin on Race 7 and conclude in Race 14, the $440,000 Jim Ewart Memorial. It will carry a $7,500 guaranteed pool in conjunction with The United States Trotting Association’s Strategic Wagering Program.
There will also an added Pick-4, starting in Race 11 and concluding in Race 14. It will carry a $5,000 guaranteed pool, again, in conjunction with The United States Trotting Association’s Strategic Wagering Program.
Saturday’s card features eight $75,000 Ohio Sires Stakes consolations, two $75,000 events for aged Ohio-sired pacers, the $220,000 Charlie Hill Memorial Trot, featuring three Hambletonian winners, Pinkman, Marion Marauder & Atlanta. Plus, the $440,000 Jim Ewart Pace, highlighted by a rematch between Courtly Choice and Lather Up.
First post time on Saturday will be at 6:30 p.m. (EDT). (Scioto Downs)