Keith Pippi's Traverse Seelster set a track record for an older gelding trotter of 1:51.2 last season and last week led off his 2014 season with a near 1:53.1 victory, driven byin the feature trot of the week. who set a track record for a gelding last season, Barbara Boese's Awsome Valley, with , stalked the winner from the start and remained second with another former regular Modern Family, co-owned, trained and driven by with Charley Dombeck and Rich Pollucci, third and Ken Wood, Bill Dittmar and Steve Ianquinta Enrico AS teamed with , fourth.
The rest of the competitive field Nick and Shaun Callahan and C.A. Bonuccelli's Mandarbra, driven by, Diane Giuliano's Lovely Vacation, fresh from victory last Wednesday guided by ; E&K Stable and Lois & Walters' fast finishing I'm So Striking and Eddie Dennis, gets a big change in starting position starting from post 2 while Jersey Boy, piloted by , dew the rail. Mary Raymer's $1-million winning veteran Green Day completed the lineup driven by Vic Kirby.
Major Herby () looks for a repeat stepping up to the sub-feature $15,000 Winners-Over Handicap trot. Tina Clark and Joe Clark's Baximum ( ), Chris Giaccio and driver Vic Kirby's Can Do and hard-hitting Looking Hanover ( ) returns to the track after a month's respite
by Marv Bachrad for Dover Downs