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Charlottetown, PE - A live race presentation has been scheduled for Sunday December 6, 2015 at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. The harness racing event is a make-up date from earlier in the year. Post time is 12:30pm. For race dates and post times go to Lee Drake

Charlottetown, PE - All Turain, under the command of Corey MacPherson, won the Sunday afternoon feature in 1:57.3 at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. MacPherson sent the Trevor Hicken trainee to the front from post 5 but he was roughed up to the opening quarter by Forever Paradise (Marc Campbell) in a speed duel of 28 seconds flat before taking control of the pace on route to the half in 58.3. The duo marched by the three quarter pole in 1:27.4 and rolled to a two length victory over Clic K (Ron Matheson) and Waterside Light (Kenny Arsenault). The score was the second win in a row at this level. All Turain is owned by Lee Hicken, Charlottetown, PE. MacPherson recorded a driving triple while Hicken enjoyed a training hat-trick on the 13 dash program with stable stars Spectacular Future and Painted Desert also taking top honors. The Jason Hughes stable remains sharp with Blue Star Outlaw and Beckenbauer winning their respective assignments. The Hughes operation capped off the weekend with five winners. Mike McGuigan, Mark Bradley and Gary Chappell also posted driving doubles on the card. Racing returns Saturday November 28th with Horseperson's Day presented by the PEI Standardbred Horse Owners Association. The afternoon will also feature the annual driver's championship with the top driver from the competition being presented with the Paul MacDonald memorial trophy. By Lee Drake

  Charlottetown, PE – Bazillion, a new addition to the Trevor Hicken stable, made his second start on Island soil a winning one taking the Saturday afternoon feature in a dazzling performance at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Driver Brian MacPhee, who celebrated his 1,800th career victory earlier on the card with Woodmere No Fool, put the newcomer on the point and rolled through fractions of 28.4, 59.3 and 1:29.3 stopping the timer on the line at 1:58.4. The track was rated sloppy with a three second variant. Bazzillion, who came in from Yonkers Raceway in New York, is owned by Kent Livingston, Cornwall, PE. Motorino (Terry Gallant) and Nogreatmischief (Walter Cheverie) completed the triactor. Sam, owned by Foxyhall Racing, Summerside, PE, pushed her winning streak to seven in a row claiming the open mares handicap in line to trainer-driver Jason Hughes. The mare remains perfect since relocating from Ontario. Hughes enjoyed a productive day in the bike with a driving-training triple on the card. His other victories included Lucksgottachange and St Lads Foxy. Both horses are owned by his brother Robi Hughes, Stratford, PE. Majian Chester (James Ripley) and I Aint No Lady (MacPherson) won their respective trot assignments on the program. MacPhee, Walter Cheverie and Corey MacPherson earned driving doubles. The total handle was $34,807. For complete results and payouts go to  By Lee Drake, for Red Shores      

Charlottetown, PE – Driver Corey MacPherson celebrated career win 500 aboard Useful Hanover during the 14 dash program Sunday at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Jason Sherry, Kensington, PE is the owner and was trackside to greet MacPherson who was making a return to the race bike this weekend after being sidelined for medical reasons. MacPherson kept the winning streak rolling coming right back with Unstoppable Speed in race 11 for the ownership group of David and Mitch Tierney, Kelsie and Sterling Buchanan. All Turain gave MacPherson the hat-trick with a dazzling 1:56.3 romp. The track was rated sloppy with a three second variant. Forever Paradise finished second with Clic K completing the triactor. Holy Molie Maggie won the trot class for driver Gary Chappell and owner Jeff Holmes, Orwell Cove, PE. Chappell also returned to the winner’s circle with Milla Road for Zack Conway, Bonshaw, PE. Jason Hughes and Marc Campbell recorded driving doubles. For complete results and payouts go to  By Lee Drake, for Red Shores

Charlottetown, PE – Nogreatmischief, with Walter Cheverie in the bike, rallied from the back of the pack to win the Saturday feature in 2:02 at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. The track was rated sloppy with a three second variant. The pacer, who is co-owned by Cheverie and John Thompson, Charlottetown, PE, was sitting fifth at the head of the stretch before knocking off First Art Down, (Ken Murphy) and Oh To Be Me (Gary Chappell) in the lane to win by a length. The mares open went to Best Risque for driver Marc Campbell and trainer Brian Ladner. The eight-old mare notched her third win in a row and ninth in her 2015 campaign with the 2:01.1 score. Lilian and Kevin Ladner also share ownership on the pacer who made her 40th start of the season. Campbell also won with Nuck Phil for conditioner Jennifer Trainor. The newcomer is enjoying the move with three victories from five Island assignments. In other action, Brian Andrew recorded a driving double with a convincing five and half length romp with Neal in one of the two trot divisions slated on the card. Andrew then converted a pocket ride to victory lane with Blazing By. The other trot match-up was won by Phantom Beau for driver Gordie Hennessey, trainer Tom Weatherbie and owners Peter Breau and Ann MacAulay, Moncton, NB. Jason Hughes put in a two win performance on the afternoon. For complete results go to  by Lee Drake, for Red Shores

Summerside, PE - J RS Hurricane, withharness racing driver Ken Murphy in the bike, won the Sunday afternoon feature in 2:00.1 over a rain soaked track at Red Shores Summerside. It was the Murphy's third winner of the day. Outside The Wire (Brian MacPhee) burst off the gate to control the tempo through fractions of 29.1, 59.3, 1:29.4 before fading to second. Nogreatmischief (Walter Cheverie) completed the triactor. J RS Hurricane, who is owned and trained by Jean Charles Belliveau, Scoudouc, NB, paid $31.90 to win. Murphy and Clark Smith recorded a driving-training double when they teamed up for scores with Im Driven in the opener and All Out in the seventh. Jason Hughes is only three victories away from career win 1000 after top place finishes with Spirit of America, newcomer Nuck Phil for conditioner Jennifer Trainor and Lucksgottachange for his brother Robi of Stratford, PE. Mark Bradley recorded a driving double on the program. The final card of season goes Sunday with post time at 12:30pm. Lee Drake

Charlottetown, PE -Harness racing driver  Marc Campbell enjoyed a big day at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park recording four winners which included three Island Breeders championships. Campbell started the grand-slam with Timely Finesse for Windmere Farms and David Watts, North Wilshire. Then it was the parade of champions. Jackson K Down won the two-year-old colts division for Downey stables, NB who is also the breeder. Dusty Lane MsVickie notched her fifth in a row in the three-year old filly split for Grayland Farms, Pugwash, NS and breeder Meridian Farms. One of his biggest scores of the afternoon came with Proven Desire in the three-year-old colt showdown. Campbell put the son of Proven Lover on the point and celebrated an Island Breeders championship in a 1:57.3 dazzling performance. Silverhill Blaze rallied for second while Dixieland Band, a colt that he battled with all season, settled for third. Proven Desire is owned by Blair Hansen, Meghan MacDonald Charlottetown and John Thomas, Dartmouth, NS. Silverhill is the breeder. The McGuigan-Smallwood team picked up two Island Breeders championships with two year-old trotters. Michael McGuigan guided Oceanview Lefty in the opener for owner-trainer Edward Smallwood and breeder Bill Roloson, Belfast, PE. Michael's dad, Leonard, rallied Glencove Zani to his fifth win in a row for the Smallwood stable. The colt was bred by Carl Bagnall. The Roloson family also had their picture taken with their three-filly Tyne Valley for Kenny Arsenault. Scott and Bill Rolson share the ownership papers. William Andrew, Calgary, Alberta was the winning breeder. The three-colt trot split was a father and son celebration. Steven Shepherd was in the bike to win with Suicide Shift for his dad Harold who trains the champion for his co-owner Margo Fisher, Fredericton, NB. Dixieland Lullaby pushed her winning streak to six after Todd Trites engineered a winning trip in the two-year-filly final. Johnny Heffernan is the owner and trainer from Reserve Mines, NS. Bulletproof Enterprises is the breeder In other action, Mach Wheel, under the command of Darren Crowe, took the Halloween pace in an impressive 1:55.4 while Best Risque pulled off an upset in the Rollwithitharry open mares pace for driver Clare MacDonald, trainer Brian Ladner and his co-owners Lillian and Kevin Ladner, Charlottetown, PE. Kenny Arsenault had a driving double. For complete results go to By Lee Drake

Charlottetown, PE - The curtain will fall on the harness racing stakes season after divisions of the Island Breeders Finals take the track Saturday at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Post time is 12:30pm. There are several anticipated showdowns on the card including stable stars KD Overdrive and Jackson K Down going head to head in the two-year-old colt division with $11,000 on the line. Trainer Steve Mason had to make some decisions on drivers since his regular pilot Gilles Barrieau has moved to the United States. Mason will handle KD Overdrive from post 6 while Marc Campbell gets the assignment on Jackson K Down who is just coming off a victory in the $31,400 Maritime Breeders final last week in Truro, NS. Brandons Glory (Mark Haig) and Howmacsblackjack (Earl Smith) who completed the triactor in that match-up, get to rally from the inside for this start. Dustylane MsVickie (Campbell) has drawn the rail in the three-year-old division. The filly has been very sharp and is gunning for her 7th victory of the campaign. Elm Grove Joanette (Kenny Arsenault) and Three Pink Bows (Danny Romo) are also favorites on the morning line. The three-year-old colts, dubbed the glamour boys, enter the stage on race 14 with Proven Desire (Campbell) and Dixieland Band (Walter Cheverie) ready to battle it out for the top prize. These two have been making headlines all season and with Proven Desire drawing inside, he gets the top call from the race analysts. In other action, Tyne Valley has the rail in the three-year-old trot fillies while two-year-old trotter Glencove Zani goes for his fifth in a row when veteran driver Len McGuigan puts him on the gate in race 5. Clic K is the top gun in the Halloween Pace in race 13. For all the action, including the Rollwithitharry open mares pace, go to Red Shores Summerside Cheverie and Hughes battle for top spot at Summerside Summerside, PE - The battle for top driver will continue on Sunday at Red Shores Summerside. The 13 race program gets underway with a new post time at 12:30pm. Walter Cheverie goes into the afternoon with 39 wins while Jason Hughes is tied with Gilles Barrieau at 34. Barrieau won't be adding any more to his win total after making the move to Florida this week. Marc Campbell is still in the mix at 33 victories. Cheverie is booked on 10 horses, Hughes has 11 assignments and Campbell has 8 drives. There are only two cards remaining at the legendary Prince County oval. Hughes has a lock on the top trainer with 21 scores next to Earl Watts with 11. Acton O So Royal has been perfect in his last three starts for the team of driver Gary Chappell, trainer Colleen Chappell and owner Wayne Pike, Winsloe. The six year-old son of Royal Mattjesty will attempt his four in a row but meets heavy weights Nogreatmischief, who has been clocked in the 1:57.1 range, and Painted Desert (Mark Bradley), a fourth place finisher with a dazzling 1:56.1 chart line. The line-up also includes Eagle Jolt (Campbell), Blu Meadow Willie (Robert MacInnis), Outside The Wire (Brian MacPhee), J RS Hurricane (Ken Murphy) and Motorino (Terry Gallant). The ultra-consistent Bowyer Hanover is the morning line favorite in the back-up class for owner Ivan MacMillan, O'Leary, PE. For entries, race programs and live video go to Lee Drake  

Charlottetown, PE - He did it. Harness racing driver Walter Cheverie captured his 2500th career win taking the Friday night feature aboard Likely To Win at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Cheverie vacated the two hole on route to the opening quarter to put the Adam Merner trainee on the point and flashed through fractions of 28.2, 58.4 and 1:29 before battling all the way to wire to win by a nose over Tempo Seelster (Vince Poulton) and Van Zant (Ron Matheson). The time of mile was 1:59.4. Likely To Win is owned by Blenise Young, Lester Campbell, NS and Jeffery Campbell, Alberta. The veteran driver recorded his first lifetime win in 1984 and notched his 1000th win in 1999 at Truro Raceway. Jason Hughes and Gary Chappell recorded driving doubles. By Lee Drake

Charlottetown, PE - Veteran harness racing driver Gary Chappell enjoyed a big day at Red Shores Summerside snagging four victories on the 12 dash program including the feature with Acton O So Royal. Chappell hustled the Colleen Chappell trainee to the front and carved out fractions of 28.3, 1:00.4 and 1:31.3 before unleashing a 28.3 closing quarter to seal the deal in 2:00.1. It was the third win in a row for the horse who is owned by Wayne Pike, Winlsoe, PE. Motorino (Brian MacPhee) rallied from the back of the pack for second while Outside The Wire (Walter Cheverie) completed the triactor. Chappell also paraded Blu Meadow Willie, Lyons Katrina and Milla Road to victory lane. Mark Bradley notched a driving triple scoring with Ultimate Faith from the Abel Arsenault stable, Pictonian Press for William Folland and Sportsonthebeach for owner David MacDonald, Halifax, NS. The fastest mile of the afternoon came with Every Day and driver Brian Andrew stopping the timer in 1:58.3. William and Rachel Andrew are the winning owners. Walter Cheverie left the day sitting one win away from career milestone 2500. For complete results go to ********************************************************************** Tyne Valley pulls off Maritime Breeders Final in Buddy Campbell memorial Charlottetown, PE - Tyne Valley tracked race favorite Paymenowpaymelater and then pulled the pocket to beat her in the stretch to claim the $7,000 Maritime Breeders final named in honor of the late Buddy Campbell Saturday at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Kenny Arsenault did the driving for owner- trainer Bill Roloson and other members of the ownership group of Scott Roloson, Belfast, PE and Kristi Pickering, Charlottetown. The race was presented by Meridian Farms. Paymenowpaymelater (Marc Campbell) was second with JK Blaze (Walter Cheverie) third. Campbell drove Forever Paradise to victory in the evening's preferred pace stopping the timer in a dazzling 1:56.1. The pacer, who has been putting up some impressive numbers recently, is trained by Kevin MacLean for Reg MacPherson, David MacKenzie, Stratford and Aaron MacKenzie, Winsloe, PE. It was a one-two punch in the open trot for trainer Ron Gass of Cornwall when trainees Caliban Hanover beat stable-mate Pleasure Girls in the race 4 showdown. Red Shores also featured two divisions of the Amateur Driving Series presented by Chuckie's Sports Excellence. Drew Neill and Austin Sorrie won their respective divisions on the card. By Lee Drake

Charlottetown, PE - Silverhill Shadow was put right on the point by driver Terry Gallant and the duo ran away from the field to win the Thursday night harness racing feature in 1:58.3 over a sloppy track rated three seconds off due to rain. It was an impressive win at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. The pacer, owned by Silverhill, Tignish, PE, rolled through fractions of 29, 59.3 and 1:30 to make it back to back victories. JRs Hurricane was second with Perfect Escape third. The trot divisions were won by Majian Magic (Jim Ripley) and Frill Seeker (Kenny Arsenault). It was Frill Seeker's second win in a row. Lyndale Royal notched his 12th win of the season and his fifth in a row. Marc Campbell did the driving for owners Neal Moase and trainer Brent Campbell. Sam, owned by the Foxyhall stable of Summerside, recorded her third victory in a row to double up Jason Hughes on the night. Hughes went on to win with Bunny Mach for a driving triple. Ken Murphy had a driving double on the program taking the opener with Avid Yankee for owner Alison Ramsey, Winsloe, PE and wired the fourth race with Rymar Sporty from the Eric Doucette stable of South Rustico, PE. Racing returns Saturday at 6pm with the John "Buddy" Campbell memorial Maritime Breeders Final presented by Meridian Farms. Red Shores Summerside will go with live racing Sunday at 1pm. By Lee Drake

Acton O So Royal sprinted through the stretch to capture the Sunday afternoon feature at the harness racing meeting at Red Shores Summerside.   Gary Chappell was in the bike for owner Wayne Pike, Winsloe and trainer Colleen Chappell.   The time of the mile was 1:59 flat.   It was Chappell's third winner of the program for the driving triple.   My Lucky Killean (Ken Murphy) was second with Athletic Putnam nailing the show ticket for Walter Cheverie. Cheverie's magic number is now five to go to hit career win 2500 after a hat-trick at the Prince County oval. He won the Leon Stewart memorial with Long Life from the Devon Wallace stable and then clicked with Rash B Havior for trainer Michael Peters. Gigolos Pride delivered as the post time favorite in the Cecil Stewart memorial for driver Jason Hughes and trainer Blaine McKenna. Hughes recorded a driving double on the program. For complete results go to Lee Drake  

Charlottetown, PE - Paymenowpaymelater is back to perform in the Maritime Breeders Eliminations for three-year-old trotters Saturday at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Post time is 6pm.It's one of four major showdowns on the card that also includes the open trot, mares open and preferred pace with Clic K gunning for redemption against a power-packed field. Paymenowpaymelater, fresh off being crowned an Atlantic Breeders Crown champion last weekend, gets post 4 in the $3,000 event for trainer Earl Watts, driver Marc Campbell and owner Wade Peconi, Stanchel, PE. The daughter of Northern Bailey has earned $58,140 in her two years of racing with $27,278 coming in 2015 that includes seven victories from 10 starts. JK Blaze (Walter Cheverie) and Tyne Valley (Kenny Arsenault) are second and third choice respectively on the morning line. The race will be called to the starting gate at 7:25pm AST. General Luckypercy headlines the mares open in race 10 for team Matheson. Ron will be in the bike for his daughter Jodi Lynn who owns the nine-year-old trained by her brother Jackie. The mare just recorded her 50th lifetime win but will have to fend off Ramblinglily (Walter Cheverie) from post 2 while stable-mate For All We Know lands on the pylons for owner Bruce Wood, Marshfield, PE. In other action, Clic K (Matheson) will try to start a new winning streak when it came to an end last weekend after being caught behind a breaking horse past the opening quarter pole. It won't be an easy assignment with Oh To Be Me, Forever Paradise, Painted Desert, All Turain and Machinthesand entered to compete. Pleasure Girls, owned by Shelley Gass, Cornwall, PE, get the top call in the open trot in race 4. Red Shores Summerside Summerside, PE - Outside the Wire is the classifier's choice in the after top class Sunday at Red Shores Summerside. Post time is 1pm. Jason Hughes is listed to drive the pacer for trainer Craig Avery from post 5 and takes on top guns such as Athletic Putnam and driver Walter Cheverie and J Rs Hurricane (Norris Rogers). Cheverie is going into the weekend only 12 wins away from 2,500 career victories in the bike. The line-up also includes My Lucky Killean and Lucky Encounter. The legendary Prince County oval will pay tribute to Stewart family with the Cecil Stewart memorial slated for race 3 with Gigolos Pride as the one to beat while the Wallace stable of Alberton has Long Life off the rail in the Leon Stewart Memorial in race 6. for entries, results and live video go to Lee A. Drake

Charlottetown, PE - Eagle Jolt, under the command of harness racing driver Marc Campbell, made a big move down the backstretch to track down the pace setters and put away the field to win the Thursday feature at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. The time of the mile was 1:58 flat. Van Zant (Ron Matheson) was second with fraction setter Cambest Kisser (Jason Hughes) third. Eagle Jolt is owned by Wilbur and Marie MacDonald, Orwell Cove, PE. Campbell announced prior to the card that he was donating all his driving commissions to friend and fellow driver Corey MacPherson who has been sidelined after undergoing some medical treatment. Campbell drove Lyndale Royal to victory and the ownership group of Neal Moase and Brent Campbell also pledged their prize money to MacPherson. The leading driver at Charlottetown also paraded Fly With Max to victory lane. The fundraiser efforts were just over $1,000. A special presentation will be made Saturday. Mark Bradley had a driving triple on the program. Bradley scored with G Js Winning Fool, Lisfinny and Starlight Violet. Frill Seeker, with Kenny Arsenault in the bike, captured the trot class going gate to wire in 2:03.1 for EbbsFleet Stables, Stratford, Ontario. Arsenault also guided long-shot Woodmere No Fool to top honors paying $47.20 to win and Cheyenne Ford closed out the program. Racing returns Saturday at Charlottetown at 6pm and Sunday at 1pm in Summerside   By Lee Drake

Charlottetown, PE - Outside The Wire was put right on the point by harness racing driver Gilles Barrieau and the duo held off challengers to win the Thursday night feature in 1:57.1 at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park. Oh To Be Me (Gary Chappell) was second with Perfect Escape (Marc Campbell) rallying for third. Barrieau enjoyed a grand-slam with four winners on the night. The NB driver is racking up the victories as he teams up with MacQuarrie's Meats in the annual Drive for Charity promotion to raise money for the local food bank. The campaign continues until the end of the month. Diamond Mine streaked to victory in the opening trot class for driver Willie Murphy, trainer Cindy MacDonald and her co- owner Tanya MacKinnon, Souris, PE. The other trot challenge went to Neal in a dazzling performance for driver Brian Andrew and co-owner William Andrew, Calgary, PE Painted Desert (6/1) matched the fastest trip of the night for pilot Mark Bradley. It was the second winner of the night for Bradley who was driving for trainer Trevor Hicken and owner Perry Burke Marc Campbell also recorded a driving double on the program. Frank Banks had a training double. For complete results go to Saturday and Sunday features the weekend of champions with the Atlantic Breeders Crown. Post time for both events at 1pm with the Bell-Aliant Race Day show covering all the action. By Lee Drake

It was Super Sunday at the harness racing meeting at Red Shores Summerside featuring a stakes filled day honoring the Joe O'Brien memorial, Lady Slipper and the Atlantic Aged Mares Final. The big showdown of the afternoon went to Dixieland Band and driver Gilles Barrieau after they teamed up to fend off a fast closing Proven Desire in their respective gold division of the O'Brien. Proven Desire, under the command of Marc Campbell, took his shot when Campbell angled him out on route to the three-quarter pole with the big colts going toe to toe through the stretch but it wasn't quite enough. Dixieland Band has 11 wins from 16 starts for owners David and Aaron MacKenzie and Reg MacPherson. The colt, who toured the Prince County oval in 1:56.1, is trained by Kevin MacLean. The victory was Barrieau's fourth trip to the winner's circle. Woodmere Fullalife (Paul Langille) completed the triactor. JJ Romeo, in line to Mike Stevenson, captured O'Brien gold for owner Daniel Ross, Belfast, PE. The runner up was Bngs Express (Danny Romo) The three-year-old fillies were in action with the Lady Slipper stakes with Campbell taking both gold splits aboard Three Pink Bows and Dustylane Msvickie. This year's Gold Cup & Saucer winning pilot recorded a driving triple which included a score with trotter Paymenowpaymelater for trainer Earl Watts and owner Wade Peconi, Stanchel, PE. The stage was also set for the nine finalists in the Atlantic Aged Mares Final for $16,517 presented by Standardbred Canada. Rail sitter For All We Know knocked off race favorite Ramblinglily in 1:57.1. Gary Chappell engineered the winning drive for trainer Jackie Matheson and owner Bruce Wood, Marshfield, PE. Ramblinglily (Walter Cheverie) was second with Brodys Leona (Ken Murphy) third. For a complete list of the stakes winners go to Lee Drake

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