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Gloire Dream repeats at Hollywood Dayton

on 11/02/2017 2:00 AM
Gloire Dream, for the second straight week, topped the $18,500 Open Trot at Hollywood Dayton Raceway on Thursday night. The 6-year-old chestnut gelding, trained by Tyler George for CC Racing LLC, got away sixth for driver Jeremy Smith, moved up to fifth in the outer flow at the half, tipped three-wide and was fourth at the three-quarters, then finished strong to pass pocket-sitter Penn (Jos...
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Christen Me Tetrick’s 9,998th career win

on 11/02/2017 2:00 AM
Tim Tetrick recorded his 9,998th career victory guiding Christen Me N to a 1:51 triumph in a $30,000 Preferred Pace to cap an outstanding Thursday program at Dover Downs. Jim King trains Christen Me N for Richard Poillucci who purchased the 9-year-old altered son of Christian Cullen-Splendid Dreams earlier this year after banking $2 million racing Down Under. Sunfire Blue Chip and Corey Callah...
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Supplements being taken to Midwest Mixed Sale

on 11/01/2017 2:00 AM
Entries for the Supplement Catalog are now being accepted for the Nov. 24 Midwest Mixed Sale. Supplemental entries will be posted in advance on the website and a catalog will be handed out on the day of the sale. This supplement catalog will feature full black-type pedigrees and racelines, as well as updates and updated racelines for all sale entries.   To enter online, go to M...
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Badlands Hanover returning to Delaware

on 11/01/2017 2:00 AM
Badlands Hanover is returning to Delaware in 2018. The once number 1 stallion in Delaware, and the sire of four millionaires on two continents, has been recently standing in Ontario.   Badlands Hanover offspring have earned $67,395,246. Badlands Hanover's success in Delaware is incomparable. His success started with his first crop in 2004. At 2, they swept all four Delaware Bre...
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All signs "Point North" in Kindergarten 2CP final

on 11/01/2017 2:00 AM
If all goes well, Points North could be pointed toward a nice 3-year-old campaign, but the gelding still has work to complete this season.   Points North is the 7-2 second choice on the morning line in Saturday's $150,000 Kindergarten Series championship for 2-year-old colt pacers at the Meadowlands. He will start from post six with Andy McCarthy driving for trainer Richard "Nif...
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Auxiliary raises $10,000 for Historic Track

on 11/01/2017 2:00 AM
Each year for the past three decades the Auxiliary of Goshen Historic Track has been raising money for the National Historic Landmark. And this year is no exception. The Auxiliary, spearheaded by Judy Green and Eveline White along with a dedicated group of women, annually work tirelessly through various fundraisers to help raise financial support and at season’s end they donate the money they...
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Lady's Dude snaps Classicality's win streak

on 11/01/2017 2:00 AM
On a rainy day at The Meadows, lightning struck for Lady’s Dude when he knifed into the Lightning Lane to capture Wednesday’s (Nov. 1) $20,000 Preferred Handicap Trot. Leaving from post eight, Lady’s Dude stalked the leader, Classicality, from the pocket, hoping all the while that Classicality would be strong enough on the sloppy surface to carry him to the Lightning Lane. When Classica...
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Voltina captures Batavia Mare Open Pace

on 11/01/2017 2:00 AM
Voltina went from the agony of defeat to the thrill of victory in a short span in winning the $9,500 Fillies and Mares Open Pace at Batavia Downs on Wednesday (Nov. 1). On a rain-soaked night over a deteriorating track, Voltina (Kevin Cummings) got away second behind Classy Lane Rose (Drew Monti), who shot to the front by the eighth pole. The abbreviated field of five then followed the leader...
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All Charged Up cashes in Pompano feature

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
All Charged Up, catch-driven by Wally Hennessey, took top honors in Pompano Park's pacing feature for mares on Monday night, covering the standard distance in 1:54.3. The 6-year-old daughter of Ponder, trained by John MacDonald for his JP Stables, took command at the :27.3 opening marker and then produced a well rated second panel of :29.4 before two straight :28.3 subsequent quarters led t...
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Meadowlands ready to open with new wager

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
With the return of the Meadowlands Harness season this Saturday, Nov. 4, also comes the debut of a new wager – The Pick 10 Survivor.   The first-of-its-kind wager requires the selection of the winner in the first 10 races on the program. The unique twist in the wager is ticket holders that correctly select the winner of Race 1 will advance to Race 2 while those tickets that fail t...
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Lady Shadow sells for $310,000

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
Champion pacing mare Lady Shadow p,5,1:48.1s ($1,905,144), who finished a hard fought third in last week's Breeders Crown at Hoosier Park, sold to Richard Banca of New Jersey for $310,000in an onGait.com hosted auction on Tuesday afternoon.   The 6-year-old daughter of Shadow Play fell just short of defending her Crown title, getting caught right near the wire by Pure Country a...
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Erv Miller's trotters ready for Kindergarten

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
Trainer Erv Miller hopes for a strong 1-2 punch in Saturday's (Nov. 4) $214,900 Kindergarten Series championship for 2-year-old male trotters, especially now that Tito seems to have reached better form after battling sickness.   Miller sends out Tito and series-points-leader Farsetti Hanover in Saturday's 10-horse final at the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J. Tito and ...
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Barn Girl wins despite 40-day layoff

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
Racing off a 40-day layoff and parked the entire first quarter from post 9, Barn Girl hung tough in the lane and captured Tuesday’s $20,000 Filly & Mare Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows. Barn Girl, who last performed in the Sept. 21 Miss Versatility final at the Delaware County Fair — finishing third — was dogged the entire back half by the first-over Classical Annie. But the 5-ye...
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Celebrity Pegasus takes Dover feature trot

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
Tim Tetrick drove five of the first six winners, with a second in the other, while Art Stafford Jr. had a four-bagger including Celebrity Pegasus in the $25,000 Open Trot at Dover Downs on the ‘Halloween Card’ Tuesday (Oct. 31).  Celebrity Pegasus, who set the track record of 1:52 in the final feature trot last season, picked right up coming on in the stretch to overtake front-trot...
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Time To Casper wins “50 Shades Of Gray”

on 10/31/2017 2:00 AM
Time To Casper and driver Kayne Kauffman launched an impressive three-wide brush nearing the three-quarter pole which carried them to victory in the "50 Shades Of Gray" Halloween Handicap pace on Tuesday afternoon at Hollywood Dayton Raceway.   The winner, a 3-year-old Art Official colt, proved best of the assembled gray horses currently competing at Dayton with the 1:55.1 score o...
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Golden Son best in Pocono feature

on 10/30/2017 2:00 AM
Despite having to go first-over in the muck on the proverbial "dark and stormy night," the Majestic Son gelding Golden Son raced off to a 3 ½-length victory in the $20,500 featured trot Sunday at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono in 1:55.3.   Driver Mike Simons handled sulky duties behind Golden Son for trainer Jenny Melander and owners John Devito and Rocco Manniello. Unraced at two, Gold...
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Indiana, Hoosier Park shines on Breeders Crowns

on 10/30/2017 2:00 AM
It was definitely Indiana's time on many platforms Saturday during the second of two nights of action for the Breeders Crown Championships. The track pulled in a fantastic crowd that filled every portion of the grandstand and they were treated with three Indiana-sired winners out of the six Breeders Crown races on the track.   Hannelore Hanover was victorious in the Open Trot, Fiftyd...
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Sunshine State Stakes raced at Pompano

on 10/30/2017 2:00 AM
The FSBOA sponsored Sunshine State Stakes were contested in four non-wagering classes for 2 year olds on Sunday with new life marks produced in three of the four $12,000 finals -- all trained by Kim Sears.   Jay and Kim Sears' Proud Bushy trotting filly Jennifer took the opener for John MacDonald, stopping the timer in 2:03.4, lowering her previous mark by more than five seconds. &n...
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Meadowlands to begin post position draw show

on 10/30/2017 2:00 AM
The Meadowlands Fall/Winter Meet begins Saturday, Nov. 4, and fans will get an inside look into the racing office thanks to a new Facebook Live broadcast.   Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 31, and continuing each Tuesday during November, the Meadowlands will produce a Facebook Live broadcast at 11 a.m. featuring the post position draw for selected stakes races.   The shows will t...
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Top pacing mare C'mon Ashley dies at 34

on 10/30/2017 2:00 AM
World champion pacing mare C'mon Ashley p,1:53.2f ($512,096) died Oct. 30, 2017 at Marty Wollam's farm in Vienna, Ohio. She was 34 years old and had been living out her life at the farm since she was given to Wollam by Hickory Lane Farm when her breeding career was over.   The daughter of Flight Director-Joey Woe raced from 1985-1990 and won 51 times in 128 lifetime starts. She was ...
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