Day At The Track
Search Results
113 to 128 of 133

He's Spooky was never headed in a 1:52.1 victory in the $23,000 Open Handicap trot, breaking his own track record for an older trotting horse by a full second, on Wednesday, March 20 at Dover Downs.

After four-straight near misses, Lorrie Please held on for a 1:53.2 victory in the $16,000 Mares Winners-Over pace feature on a rainy day over a 'sloppy' track on March 17 at Dover Downs.

Stolen Car got up in deep stretch to win the $35,000 Preferred/Handicap pace in 1:50.4 while Woodstock Hanover came from far back to win the sub-features on a windy Thursday, Feb. 23 harness racing meeting at Dover Downs.

For the second straight week, Modern Family came from off the pace to win the $23,000 Open Handicap trot in 1:53.1 on a windy Wednesday, Feb 22nd harness racing meeting at Dover Downs.

Track record holder He's Spooky seeks a fourth consecutive victory in the $23,000 harness racing Open Handicap Wednesday, Feb. 13 at Dover Downs. Anders Bluestone heads five rivals in the week's top trot. Post time is 4:30 p.m.

Alexachase was up to old tricks coming from off-the-pace to win the $23,000 Mares Open Handicap over a sloppy track Monday, Feb. 11 at Dover Downs.

Hes Spooky rushed along the passing lane to catch front-trotting Green Day in the last two strides in track record time for an older harness racing male trotter of 1:53.2 at Dover Downs on Wednesday Jan. 30.

After winning the Winner's-Over trot at 8-1 last week and stepping up to the $23,000 Open Handicap feature on Wednesday, harness racing bettor's didn't give He's Spooky a ghost of a chance sending him off at 16-1 odds in the feature race, then went on to score a 1:53.4 victory over a chilly Dover Downs on Jan. 23.

Last year, Eric Carlson was the new kid in town. It really didn''t matter which town he was in, he was a newcomer trying to make his name. The 37-year-old Michigan native hopes to be considered more of a regular this year. Carlson arrived on the East Coast in 2012 after a successful launch to his harness racing career in the Midwest and Canada.

After cleaning up several titles in America's mid-west, Ann Arbor-born (Michigan) harness racing driver Eric Carlson says has now reached the pinnacle of his career. 'I moved out east in April and it has proved to be the right move. I'm now driving very good horses for very good trainers.

Moonlit Dragon got up in the final strides to win the $50,552 W.N. Reynolds Memorial for harness racing 3-year-old filly pacers on Saturday night at the Meadowlands. Driven by Eric Carlson, Moonlit Dragon sat well off the pace and rallied stoutly in the stretch to collar Gottaseeaboutagirl by three-quarters of a length in 1:51.2.

Eric Carlson is a harness racing driver on the rise. The 36-year-old Michigan native is so passionate about the sport he gave away lucrative well-paid city jobs for a life of horses. And that deep passion for the standardbred has ensured great success in recent seasons - especially since 2009.

Continuing to show that she is one of the top distaffers on the Chicagoland harness racing circuit Frank Baldachino and Earl J. Smith's Rev Me Up toyed with nine other filly and mare pacers as she rolled to a one and three quater length victory in Sunday's $14,500 Fox Valley Mystery Stake at Balmoral Park.

A pair of minor stakes events for Illinois conceived and foaled two-year-olds headlined another busy harness racing weekend at the Crete oval. On Saturday night, Sawgrass Farms Uncle Smoothie rallied from far back to take the $10,500 Crete Stake while Ciara Stables and John Carver's good looking filly No Respect cruised to an easy score in Sunday's $10,200 Beecher Stake.

This happens everywhere in the world of harness racing week after week and stakes after stakes. Marcus Miller had to choose between Crime Of Passion and Zall Good. Back in August, Marcus had opted for Crime Of Passion and subsequent races had confirmed that Marcus had made the right choice.

Freshmen trotting fillies were in action on Wednesday night at Balmoral Park as a field of 10 harness racing youngsters was sent to battle in an American National Stake elimination.

113 to 128 of 133