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Debbie Hall takes $50,000 KYSS 2FT contest

on 08/13/2007 2:00 AM
Walnut Hall Ltd.\'s Debbie Hall won the lone $50,000 Kentucky Sire Stakes division for 2-year-old filly trotters Sunday night at The Red Mile, while Prayerinmotion, a full brother to Hambletonian elim starter Western Prayer, captured one of two $25,000 divisions for 2-year-old colt trotters.   Debbie Hall was the last of five winners on the card for driver Mike Lachance, who directed t...
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Hambo winner passes on Yonkers Trot

on 08/13/2007 2:00 AM
Donato Hanover’s co-owner David Scharf told harnessracing.com Monday afternoon that it has been decided that the Hambletonian winner will forego a chance at the Triple Crown by not starting in the Yonkers Trot and instead head to the World Trotting Derby over Labor Day weekend at Du Quoin, Ill.   Scharf had earlier said he and trainer Steve Elliott had decided to enter the Yonkers Trot wi...
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Lis Deo, Miss Scarlett impressive winners

on 08/13/2007 2:00 AM
Lis Deo, the half brother to world champion older stallion Lis Mara, put his own name in the record books Monday afternoon, capturing the Review Stakes-Little Pat for 2-year-old colt and gelding pacers in a stakes record 1:50.2. The time also equals the national season’s record.   Brent Holland sat third with the son of The Panderosa past an opening quarter in :27 before easily moving int...
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Lis Mara & Total Truth take Canada

on 08/12/2007 2:00 AM
On a night favoring odds-on favorites, Lis Mara & Total Truth won their respective eliminations of The Canadian Pacing Derby Saturday at Mohawk.  In tight finishes, Lis Mara won his $50,000 elimination in 1:49.4 while Total Truth posted a 1:50.2 win.   Leaving from post seven, Lis Mara posted seventh place calls at every marker until the finish and with a late rush, he came from be...
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Fun Time pulls mild ISS upset

on 08/12/2007 2:00 AM
Fun Time and Don Irvine Jr. ended Search Engine’s winning streak at seven Saturday evening as they scored a mild upset in a $12,000 Indiana Sires Stakes contest at Indiana Downs. The Full Of Fun gelding, trained by Alvin Miller, stopped the clock in a lifetime best 1:52 to win by one and one-quarter lengths. A bulky field of 12 sophomore pacing colts and geldings assembled for the fourth preli...
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KF St Patrick takes on Scioto

on 08/12/2007 2:00 AM
KF St Patrick, last year’s divisional champion, keeps rolling merrily along this season, and he made it three in a row Saturday night at Scioto Downs with a sparkling 1:51.1 Ohio Sires Stakes score.   The son of Nobleland Sam, who races as a homebred for Henry Kauffman and trainer Mike Medors, boosted his seasonal record to seven wins in 10 starts, after going nine for 10 at two. Saturday...
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Track records in NYSF at Tioga

on 08/12/2007 2:00 AM
Leading New York Sires Stake driver Jim Morrill, Jr. and trainer Linda Toscano set two track records in New York State Fair action at Tioga Downs on Saturday night, August 11. The 14-race pari-mutuel card featured 12 State Fair divisions for 2-year-old pacing colts and fillies worth more than $200,000.Share The Delight remained undefeated in three career starts when the Bettor’s Delight colt set...
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He\'s Redhot brings $60,000 at Land Of Lincoln Sale

on 08/12/2007 2:00 AM
He’s Redhot, a full brother to national season’s record holder She’s So Hot p,2, 1:52.4 topped the Land Of Lincoln Yearling Sale at Walker Standardbred Farm in Sherman, Ill., Sunday, bringing a final bid of $60,000 from Ken Duffy and John Carver for the son of Richess Hanover.   The colt was consigned by Fox Valley Standardbreds as agent for breeders Jim and Donna Crebs. In addition t...
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New Stakes Record in Adioo Volo

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
Platinum Hanover took the first division of the Adioo Volo Saturday afternoon at The Meadows in a stakes and track record of 1:51.3.   Leading every step of the way with driver Andy Miller, Platinum Hanover took the field to a :27 first quarter.  The field stacked up to a :56.3 half and stayed single file until Vaudeville Margie and Tim Tetrick pulled going to the three-quarters in 1:2...
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May June Character Takes Adios Final

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
May June Character won the 41st Coors Delvin Miller Adios in 1:51.1 with George Brennan driving for trainer Mickey Burke.   Sutter Hanover, who was parked the first half of the race, was caught in a dual with Pandoras Sox to an opening quarter of :26.4 and to a :54.4 half.  Won the West (Greg Grismore) pulled first over and Kinetic Yankee picked up that cover.  May June Character ...
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Pocono Record Equaled

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
Pocket Driver, driven by Mike Simons and trained by Mickey Burke, equaled the all-time track mark at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs on Saturday afternoon (August 11) in winning the $20,000 Open Pace. The 8-year-old In The Pocket gelding stopped the timer in 1:49.3, winning for the third time in 13 starts in 2007. Leaving from the two post, Simons sat second at the opening split behind What A V...
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No use being \'Idle\' in the Arden

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
Marooned on the far outside in a field of promising 2-year-olds, Idle Hour responded with his most impressive effort yet, using a pair of moves to score in 1:52.2 in a division of the $89,244 Arden Downs Pace on Saturday afternoon. The event, known as the Gov. David L. Lawrence, was contested over four divisions. Upfront Hannahsboy, The Iceman Came and first-time starter Its That Time took the ot...
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Third time\'s a charm for \'Strike Three\' in OSS Gold Final

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
B Strike Three hit one out of the park tonight (Friday) in winning the $130,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Final for two-year-old colt and gelding trotters at Mohawk Racetrack in 1:56.2. The clocking was just one-fifth of a second off of the all-time OSS record of 1:56.1 established by Cincinnati Kid back in 2003. In tonight\'s contest, driver Rick Zeron got the son of Striking Sahbra - B ...
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Sick for Hambo, Anderberg takes Arden

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
Anderberg, whose Hambletonian hopes were dashed by a bout of sickness, rebounded nicely on Friday night (August 10) at The Meadows, capturing a division of the $61,608 Arden Downs stake for 3-year-old colt trotters. Flying Scotsman took the other division of the stake, known as the James Manderino. Grand Circuit action at The Meadows also featured three divisions of the $83,106 Arden Downs stake...
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Lady Annie ties 2YO pacing filly season record in Arden

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
Perfect World Enterprises’ Lady Annie just missed tying the divisional track record for 2-year-old pacing fillies when she captured her $22,061 division of the Fred Jamison Arden Downs on Friday night (August 10) at The Meadows. The pacing fillies, which went in four divisions, shared the spotlight with freshman trotting colts and sophomore trotting fillies on Adios Eve. Lady Annie, a daughter...
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CC Snickers makes triumphant return

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
CC Snickers, making her first start back after sustaining an injury in early June, picked up where she left off, winning a $12,000 Indiana Sires Stakes leg Friday evening in 1:58.4. The victory secured a place in the August 25 final for sophomore filly trotters. Larry Miller’s ABC Bay Bee won another division with a 1:56.4 performance. A freshman divisional champion last summer at Indiana Downs...
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Molly Pitcher sees new season leader

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
Cat Manzi took two divisions of the $38,150 Molly Pitcher for two-year-old pacing fillies Saturday afternoon at Freehold.  Erma La Em broke her maiden in the first division in 1:58.2.   Four-wide around the first turn, Thong lead the field to a :27.4 first quarter when Necessary Element pulled at the half and sat alongside the early pacesetter going to the three-quarters.  Erma La...
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\'Kinetic\' & \'West\' in Adios Elims

on 08/11/2007 2:00 AM
The second favorite, Kinetic Yankee upset the field in the first elimination of the Coors Delvin Miller Adios in 1:51.3.   Kinetic Yankee left with odds-on race favorite (1-5) Southwind Lynx taking the pocket trip.  Not happy with that position, Tim Tetrick pulled Southwind Lynx before the :26.1 opening quarter.  Sutter Hanover got away third and pulled after the :54 half.  H...
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Waterstone wins in debut

on 08/10/2007 2:00 AM
Rumorsliesnalibies turned in a gate-to-wire 1:59 victory to capture the fastest of two $15,000 divisions in the opening round of the Bridger Trotting Series for two-year-old colts and geldings, while Waterstone won the second split Thursday at Mohawk Racetrack.The opening split went to Waterstone--named for harnessracing.com\'s Gordon Waterstone--for trainer-driver Jimmy Takter in 1...
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Stewart 2-year-old filly trots redrawn

on 08/10/2007 2:00 AM
The Mohawk race office held a redraw for the Robert Stewart Stakes divisions for 2-year-old filly trotters on Thursday evening. The $85,000(C) divisions will be carded Sunday evening as part of a 12-race program. The redraw was necessitated after Kadealia, at first declared ineligible due to having charted breaks in her two previous charted lines, was then declared eligible after ORC judge...
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