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Grove City, OH - The Buckeye Stallion Series Championships will be contested Saturday night at Hollywood Dayton Raceway as part of their Grand Circuit Racing Program. Each of the eight harness racing divisions carries a purse of $60,000. In the two-year-old events the top fillies and colts in their respective divisions will be going to the post. The 2-year-old filly trot is led by Charming Nancy by Uncle Peter who has won four of six this season while taking a mark of 1:58.2. She will be driven by Aaron Merriman for trainer Chris Beaver. The 2-year-old colt trotting leader is Dontforgetlittlman who will be handled by Dan Noble for Deborah Swartz. The Dontyouforgetit trotter has won five of ten this year with a mark of 1:58.2. On the pacing side the 2-year-old filly pacer Smothastenesewisky, has won seven of eight with a best time of 1:53.2, leads the field. The Nob Hill High filly will be driven by Chris Page for Brian Haynes. The top 2-year-old colt pacer is Twig who has won six of seven while taking a mark of 1:53.3. The colt will be driven by Page for Mike Polhamus and is a son of Mr Apples. The three-year-old filly pace will be missing the top performer Narina Hanover who was not entered. The second place point earner is Corner Pocket with Page for Timothy Grubb. This season she has three of ten with a mark of 1:53.2. On the colt side of the ledger is Snowmoon with Tyler Smith for Jessica Smith. Snowmoon has won eight of sixteen with a mark of 1:51.2. The 3-year-old filly trot division is led by Susie D and Lightning Belle. Susie D is from the Bryan Weaver stable and will be driven by Ken Holliday. This season she has won eight of thirteen with a best time of 1:55.3. Lightning Belle with Ryan Stahl for Scott Cox and has won seven of fifteen with a record of 1:56. The 3-year-old colt trot is headed by Exhibit Class with Dexter Dunn is trained by Sean Smithpeters and has won four of sixteen, with a best time of 1:56.1. First race post time Saturday night at Hollywood Dayton Raceway is set for 6:15pm. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - Charming Nancy made it four for four as she rolled to victory in the fourth leg of Buckeye Stallion Series for two-year-old harness racing filly trotters Thursday night at Eldorado Scioto Downs. Aaron Merriman drove the Chris Beaver trained filly to a wire-to-wire victory in 1:58.2. The Uncle Peter-Caviar Forthe Lady filly edged Bathsheba AS and Dan Noble by a half a length, while Rose Run Why Not was third for Anthony MacDonald. Charming Nancy is owned by Beaver, Joe Sbrocco, Mary McLoughlin and Michael Carter. She returned $9.80 to win. Sandy Beatty guided Forceful Power to a 1:57.1 win to go two for two in BSS action. The Triumphant Caviar-Rose Power filly is owned by Stephen Sexton and paid $15.60. Forceful Power left from post one, but got away sixth, started the chase going to the half before moving three-wide at the three quarters to score by 4-1/4 lengths. Chip It In with Trevor Smith was second, while Kurt Sugg took third with Jogging Sweets. Shenzi AS got the maiden victory with a win in 1:58.4 for Dan Noble and Annette Lorentzon. The filly is by Lionhunter out of Pandora AS and owned by ACL Stuteri AB. Shenzi As left from post four and got away second, was shuffled to fourth before charging home a winner by¾ lengths over Margaret River and Tyler Smith. Elegant Gigi with Chris Page finishing third. The winner returned $8.60 to win. The final leg of the two-year-old filly trot will be held at the Delaware County Fair on Tuesday, September 22, with a 1 PM post time. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - The Ohio Harness Horsemen's Association (OHHA) will host "Super Sunday at Scioto" presented by the Galbreath Equine Center at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center on September 6, from Eldorado Scioto Downs on Facebook live. Post Time is at 6:00 p.m. and the livestream event will begin at 6:30 p.m. and includes harness racing  coverage of the Ohio Sire Stakes Finals and the #SendItIn Invitationals. Hosted by OHHA Brand Ambassador Roger Huston and harness racing expert Allison Conte, "Super Sunday at Scioto" will include live coverage of the eight divisions of the Ohio Sire Stakes Finals, two divisions of the #SendItIn Invitational and two open pacing events. The purses for the entire Sunday night card at Eldorado Scioto Downs will be $2,782,000. Super Sunday at Scioto Downs will include interviews with drivers, trainers, and owners as well as analysis of the races. Super Sunday at Scioto Downs is sponsored by Big Dee's Tack and Vet Supply, Cool Winds Farms, Kim Hill Real Estate and Midland Acres. As part of Super Sunday at Scioto, race fans can compete against Roger "The Voice" Huston and Pacey "The Wiz" Mindlin in picking the winners of the eight OSS races and the #SendItIn Invitationals. For more information, fans can visit the OHHA Facebook page for entry details. OHHA Outreach and Public Relations Coordinator Frank Fraas says this the third major racing Facebook live presentation by the Ohio Harness Horsemen's Association. "This is another event that allows us to feature racing in Ohio. We are continuing to find ways to deliver our racing product to fans that might not feel comfortable attending races in person during the Covid-19 pandemic. Large events like this and our continued coverage of racing from the county fairs gives us the opportunity to highlight racing in the Buckeye state and reach new fans." by Frank Fraas, for the OHHA  

Grove City, OH - Eldorado Scioto Downs hosted the fourth leg of the 3-year-old colt pacers in the Buckeye Stallion Series Saturday night.  The harness racing program featured four divisions, with a $17,500 purse in each.  Snowmoon picked up his third BSS win of the year, while Ubuntu scored for his second series win. Snowmoon, the Mr Wiggles out of Milky Way Hanover gelding, left from post five and went wire to wire to win by a length for Tyler Smith and owner-trainer Jessica Smith in 1:53.3.  Elite Machine with Brady Brown finished second while Mingo Joel driven by Jeremy Smith was third.  Snowmoon is now 7 of 12 this season. Ubuntu, with Dan Noble for Christi Noble, picked up his 2nd win of the series going right to the top from post one to win by a nose over the fast closing Wigglemejigglme and Chris Page.  Aim For Glory with Brett Miller finished third. Ubuntu, the gelded son of Pet Rock, is owned by Norman Rae Racing and picked up his sixth win in eleven starts this season. Epic Ace came home the fastest with a 1:51.4 effort with Chris Page for Mike Polhamus and owners Constance Polhamus, Matthew Newberry, and Pamela Horvath. The Western Vintage-Golden Ace gelding got his first win of the season winning by four lengths over Danearys Dream with Dan Noble, while Isowantapetrock handled by Dexter Dunn finished third. Page picked up his second winning drive of the night with Opportune Hanover.  Page guided the Ron Burke trained Dragon Again gelding to his first BSS win in 1:53.4.  Opportune Hanover is owned by Burke Racing Stable, Weaver Bruscemi and J&T Silva-Purnel & Libby. Bargain Shopper with Dan Noble was second and My Name Is Harry finished third for Austin Hanners. By Roger Huston

Grove City, OH - The Buckeye Stallion Series for harness racing three-year-old colt trotters were in action at Eldorado Scioto Downs Tuesday night with three divisions each going for a purse of $17,500. Exhibit Class by Triumphant Caviar out of Classic Blaze got his second win of the series in a lifetime mark 1:56.1. Driver Josh Sutton left from post six getting away third, going first up and grabbing the lead at the ¾ pole and hung tough to win by a half-length. Sean Smithpeters trains for owner Marion Beachy. The winner returned $19.40. Mission Voyage with Jeremy Smith was second and Big Box Hanover with Jeff Nisonger finished third. The fastest time in the BSS was turned in by Holton with trainer-driver Kayne Kauffman for owner Douglas Millard in 1:55. The Dontyouforgetit-Mama's Broken Heart gelding got away third from post one and was out and moving at the half to win by 5-1/2 lengths paying $11.00 to win. Ryan Stahl finished second with Rose Run Victor while Elliott Deaton got third with Look In My Eyes. Sandy Beatty trained and drove the other winner, B Nicking in 1:55.1 a lifetime mark. The gelding is by Wishing Stone out of B Nicki is owned by Ben Robards. Beatty took the overland trip from post four finally grabbing the lead at the top of the stretch and winning by a half-length. The winner paid $19.60 as Enforcing The Law with Ryan Stahl was second and Rose Run Vindicate was third for Chris Page. The Buckeye Stallion Series continues Saturday night, August 29, at Eldorado Scioto Downs for the fourth leg of the three-year-old colt pace. By Roger Huston

Grove City, OH - Smothastenesewisky is enjoying her run through the harness racing Buckeye Stallion Series. The 2-year-Old filly pace won her fourth leg in the series Monday night at MGM Northfield Park, which hosted three divisions of the BSS with each race carrying a purse of $ 17,500. Smothastenesewisky remained undefeated in six starts and took a lifetime mark of 1:53.2. Driver Hunter Myers left from post one but had to retake at the quarter in :27.2 and never looked back from there to win by 5 lengths for trainer Brian Haynes. The Nob Hill High-Tender Spirit filly is owned by Robert Mondillo and Donald Robinson and returned $2.40 to win. Ryan Stahl was second with Lady Warrior while Heavenissofaraway and Aaron Merriman finished third. Smothastenesewisky Apple Soozy came home in 1:53.3 with Ronnie Wrenn Jr and Dan O'Mara for owner Marjorie Polhamus. The filly was hung to the quarter in :28 on the way to victory by 1-1/4 lengths. The Mr Apples out of Sidewalk Sleeper filly paid $2.20. Medoland Scarlet and Chris Presley finished second while Clara Lou and Kurt Sugg got the third spot. Apple Soozy The other division went to Pompatuse Of Love, a Mr Wiggles-Big Time Blaire filly, in 1:54.1. Aaron Merriman was in the bike for trainer-owner Kimberly Dailey. Merriman moved three-wide at the half while on the way to the win by 1-3/4 lengths and paid $4.00 to win. Nora Tova and Chris Lems finished second and Diamond Official with Anthony MacDonald came home third. ; Pompatuse Of Love Leg four for the Buckeye Stallion Series continues September 10 at Eldorado Scioto Downs with the Two-Year-Old filly trot. By Roger Huston

Grove City, OH - The Champagne County Fair in Urbana hosted the Buckeye Stallion Series on Tuesday night with 14 races, each with a purse of $17,500. In the 2-year-old filly pace the harness racing track record was equaled twice. Heavenissofaraway with Dan Noble for owner-trainer Anette Lorentzon was a winner in 1:58.1. The Racing Hill filly is two for two in Buckeye Stallion Series action. Later in the card Rockin The Blues was also a winner in 1:58.1 for Noble and trainer Christi Noble. Dr Jerry Maloon owns the Pet Rock filly who was making her first appearance in BSS action. The track record was established by Maavelous and Josh Sutton in 2016. Smothastenesewisky with Chris Page made it three for three in the Buckeye Stallion Series winning in 1:58.4 for owner trainer Brian Haynes. Other winners were Apple Soozy 1:59.3, and Pompatuse Of Love 1:58.4. The 2-year-old colt pace had two winners with 1:56.1 performances. Imagine It with Ryan Stahl for Kent Wilcox made it 7 for 8 on the season in a wire to wire win by 4 lengths. The If I Can Dream gelding, is owned by Richard Copp and is a perfect three for three in BSS action. Twig by Mr Apples was a winner in a nearly wire to wire performance by 1 length. The gelding was driven by Chris Page for trainer Mike Polhamus and owner Julie Farley. Twig is also a perfect three for three in BSS action. Other winners were Feelin Western 1:57.4, Pine Grove Racer 1:58.4 and Rockinmyshoes 1:59. The 2-year-old filly trot was led by Elegant Gigi with Ryan Stahl and owner-trainer Rosy Weaver in 2:01.4. The Dejarmbro filly came home by seven lengths after being 5th at the half and moving first up. Charming Nancy with Josh Sutton continued her perfection in the Buckeye Stallion Series. The Uncle Peter filly has won all three legs, winning in 2:04 for trainer Chris Beaver. The filly is owned by Beaver, Joe Sbrocco, Mary McLoughlin, and Michael Carter. Other winners were Forceful Power 2:03 and Forget The Past 2:04.2. All of 2-year-old pacing races were sub 2:00 performances on the super Champagne County Fair track. The drivers were led by Chris Page with 4 wins while Dan Noble and Ryan Stahl had three each. The third leg of the 2-year-old colt trot will be held Wednesday, August 12, at MGM Northfield Park. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - The Champaign County Fair in Urbana, Ohio, will host 14 races of The Buckeye Stallion Series, for two-year-olds, Tuesday night with a first race post of 6:30pm. The program will feature 95 harness racing horses split into five divisions of two-year-old pacing colts, five divisions of two-year-old pacing fillies and four divisions of two-year-old filly trotters. Horses in the BSS for pacing colts include 10 previous winners in the series. The fastest is Open My Eyes for Dan O'Mara who scored at Scioto Downs in 1:53.1. Imagine It, trained by Kent Wilcox, has won 6 of 7 this season which includes two series events with the fastest in 1:54.3. Twig trained by Mike Polhamus and K B Mac trained by Dan Venier have also won two legs this season. The fastest filly is Heavenissofaraway. She went in 1:54.1 at Northfield for trainer Anette Lorentzon. Smothastenesewisky is trained by Brian Haynes and has won three in a row with a 1:54.2 mark at Northfield. The filly Well N Down is a perfect two for two for trainer Jason McGinnis with a mark of 1:56.1 at Scioto Downs. Only two fillies on the trot side have wins in the BSS so far this year. The fastest is WF Fire in 1:59.4 for trainer Herman Hagerman. The filly is three of six this season. The other winner is Charming Nancy for Chris Beaver in 2:00.2 at Scioto and 2:00.4 at Northfield. The races will be streamed on the OHHA Facebook page and YouTube channel. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - The Ohio Harness Horsemen's Association (OHHA) will host "Saturday Night at the Races" presented by the Galbreath Equine Center at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center on August 1, from Eldorado Scioto Downs on Facebook live. The event will begin at 6:30PM and feature coverage of the Ohio State Fair races. Hosted by OHHA Brand Ambassador Roger Huston and harness racing expert Allison Conte, Saturday Night at the Races will include live coverage of the Director of Agriculture Pace for 3-Year-old colts and the Governor's Cup Trot for 3-Year-Old colts. Saturday Night at the Races will include interviews with drivers, trainers, and owners as well as analysis of the races. OHHA Outreach and Public Relations Coordinator Frank Fraas says this is another event in the association's outreach program. "During the Covid-19 pandemic we are continuing to find ways to deliver our product to fans that might not feel comfortable attending the races in person. It also gives us the opportunity to present our sport to others that might not follow it on a regular basis." Saturday Night at the Races is sponsored by Midland Acres and Big Dee's Tack and Vet Supplies. by Frank Fraas, for the OHHA  

Grove City, OH - The Buckeye Stallion Series dominated the race program Thursday night at Eldorado Sciot Downs as eleven races for two-year-old pacers were contested. The six divisions for colts and five divisions of fillies each had a purse of $17,500. Three colts and one filly remained undefeated through the first two legs of the series. Twig (Mr Apples) driven by Aaron Merriman for trainer Mike Polhamus and owner Julie Farley collected his second win in the series, coming home the winner in 1:54.1. Merriman got away second from the first post and took the lead past the quarter pole, opened-up and won by 4-1/2 lengths. The heavy favorite paid $2.10 in defeating Rock N Republic with Ron Gillespie while Marrakesh Express and Chris Page finished 3rd. Twig for the season remains undefeated with three wins. Merriman was also in the bike with Imagine It for trainer Kent Wilcox and owner Richard Copp. The If I Can Dream gelding went wire to wire in 1:55 to win by three lengths. The $2.80 favorite defeated Illini Duke with Tyler Smith and Native's Filou driven by Dan Noble finished 3rd. The third repeat leg winner was KB Mac with Ryan Stahl and Dan Venier for owners Ken and John Saunders. The McArdle gelding got a two-hole trip before getting up at the wire by a half-length in 1:55.1. Rockinmyshoe for Chris Page finished 2nd and Weekend Pass held on to be 3rd for Dan Noble. The undefeated filly in the series is Smothastenesewisky (Nob Hill High) who scored in 1:54.4 which was the fastest filly race on the card. Smothastenesewisky raced fifth before powering up three-wide to win by a nose at the wire. She was driven by Chris Page and owned and trained by Brian Haynes. Lady Warrior got up for second with Ryan Stahl while the early leader Forever Missy hung on for 3rd with Kurt Sugg. In the other divisions for the colts, Rocks Fantasy (Pet Rock) with Brett Miller for Steve Carter rallied down the stretch to nose out the favorite, Brighter Days and Chris Page. Rocks Fantasy tripped the wire in 1:56.4 Heart Of Chewbacca (Bring On The Beach) for Dan Noble and Ron Burke had the fast time of the night for the colts. Heart of Chewbacca, the betting favorite, led the entire way to win by four lengths in 1:52.3. Pine Grove Racer and Kurt Sugg was second with Speak Well and Chris Page finishing third. Open My Eyes (Rocking Amadeus) with Tyler Smith and Dan O'Mara closed with a last quarter of 28.4 as he rallied down the stretch to edge to top Imma Be and Aaron Merriman in 1:53.1. Willzy with Brett Miller finished third. The other filly winners on the program included Sister Said (Well Said) for trainer-driver Derrick Flowers. Sister Said won by a neck in 1:55.3, beating Bearcreekhoney and Kurt Sugg and Finesse with Ryan Stahl. Well N Down (Well Said) with Anthony MacDonald for Jason McGinnis roared down the stretch rallying from sixth place to win by a head in 1:56.1. Clara Lou with Tyler Smith was second and the favorite Odds On Buckeyes with Chris Page was third. Merriman had a hat trick on the night in the Stallion Series as he guided the Brian Brown trained Lovely Munro to victory in 1:55.1. The daughter of McArdle sat second and got up at the wire for the victory, edging out the favorite Apple Soozy and Tyler Smith. Diamond Official and Josh Sutton finished third. Pompatuse Of Love (Mr Wiggles) gave Dan Noble his second win of the night in the BSS. Trained by Kim Dailey, Pompatuse of Love took the lead at the half and never looked back, winning in 1:55.1. Reachthruthesky AS and Tyler Smith was second. Merriman guided Sand Fantasy to a third-place finish. The third leg for the two-year-old colt and filly pacers is scheduled for Tuesday August 11 at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana, Ohio. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - The traveling Buckeye Stallion Series stopped at MGM Northfield Park Monday July 20 for the third leg of the 3-year-old colt pace. Four divisions were contested with a purse $17,500 each. Trainer Christi Noble was the big winner on the night as she sent two winners to the post. Noble's first win came when Bargain Shopper (Big Bad John-One Stop Shopping) won his second leg of the series. Owned by Chuck Grubbs, Bargain Shopper with Ronnie Wrenn Jr. got away third before taking the lead at the half giving way to Brady Brown with Elite Machine past the half. The two battled in the stretch with Bargain Shopper getting up by a head in 1:54.4. My Name Is Hairy finished 3rd for Kurt Sugg.   Noble's second win came with Ubuntu who got his initial win in the Buckeye Stallion Series. The Pet Rock out of Provethemwrong gelding was driven by Chris Page and is owned by Norman Rae Racing. Page got away from post three but was hung on the outside before scoring by a half-length over Big Bad Whamo and Kurt Sugg while Tick's A Yankin and Chris Lems finished 3rd. The winner took a lifetime mark of 1:53.3. Ubuntu has hit the board in each of his 17 career starts.   Snowmoon won his second of the series with a lifetime best 1:51.2 for Tyler Smith and owner-trainer Jessica Smith. The Gelding by Mr Wiggles out of Milky Way Hanover went wire to wire from post four to score by ¾ lengths. One Last Laugh with Ronnie Wrenn Jr was second and Nvrpoptdaplugs finished third for Jason Thompson. The final BSS winner of the night was MC Cam, who also got his second win of the series, with a mile in 1:53.3 for Kurt Sugg and Kyle Ater. Russell Hundley owns the McArdle-Delightfully Cam colt who was a winner by a ¼ length holding off Western's Last Gun for Aaron Merriman while Cousin Louie and Tyler Smith finished 3rd. Freshman colt trotters return to the track Wednesday July 22 at the Crawford County Fairgrounds in Bucyrus, Ohio for the second leg of 2-Year-Old Colt Trot. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA  

Grove City, OH -Odds On Athens and Narina Hanover picked up their second harness racing wins of the Buckeye Stallion Series in the third leg of the 3-Year-Old Filly Pace held Friday July 17 at Eldorado Scioto Downs. Four divisions were contested with each division carrying a purse of $ 17,500. Odds On Athens made it back to back wins as she went 1:53.4 with Ronnie Wrenn Jr for Melanie Wrenn and owner Odds On Racing. The filly by Pet Rock out of Southern Magnolia got a pocket trip from post eight and was a winner by three parts a length. The winner paid $2.80 after defeating Corner Pocket and Dan Noble while Arya Again with Chris Page finishing third. Narina Hanover, a winner in the first leg of the BSS, went wire to wire from post three to score by 2-3/4 lengths in a lifetime best 1:52 with Tyler Smith for Clarence Foulk. The Yankee Cruiser-Natural Paradise filly is owned by the Foulk Stables and William Hartt. Narina Hanover paid $3.80 to win and defeated Hoochie Girl and Kayne Kauffman with McKella and Aaron Merriman finishing third. Violets Rainbow picked up her first BSS win of the year and her 2nd straight win taking a lifetime mark of 1:53.3 for driver Trevor Smith and trainer Mark Wagner. The Art Official-Angels N Demons filly is owned by Stephen Sexton and paid $4.60 to win. Violets Rainbow got away fifth but tipped out past the quarter and was hung to the finish with the win by a length. Cruisingatmidnight with Tyler Smith was second and Sara Jane and Chris Page finished third. Crowntimerockette scored her 4th win of the season for Kayne Kauffman and Priscilla Mooney in a lifetime best 1:51.4. Sired by Pet Rock out of Crown Time Keeper, got away from post 8 and never yielded the lead going wire to wire to win by ¾ length. The filly is owned by Ken James and paid $27.20 defeating Odds On Greenville with Ronnie Wrenn Jr while Dan Noble finished third with Bigrisk Cruiser. The fourth leg of the Buckeye Stallion Series 3-Year-Old Filly pace is scheduled for Tuesday August 18 at Eldorado Scioto Downs. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - The Buckeye Stallion Series for two-year-old filly trotters made a stop at MGM Northfield Park Wednesday with two divisions, each racing for a purse of $17,500.  WF Fire, by Dejarmbro out of Capri Hall, got the maiden victory in 1:59.4 with Chris Lems for Herman Hagerman. Lems took the filly to the lead with an opening panel of 29 seconds and never looked back to win by 5-1/4 lengths at the wire. WF Fire was the second choice in the wagering and returned $10.60. Parabellum and Hunter Myers finished 2nd and Sewin Sue for Dan Rawlings finished 3rd. The winner who is 3-1-1-0 on the year is owned by Hagerman and Terrence Smith of Texas.   The second division went to the favorite Charming Nancy with Aaron Merriman for Chris Beaver in 2:00.4 and paid $2.60. Sired by Uncle Peter out of Caviar Forthe Lady, the filly got away 2nd and took the lead by the half to score by 1-1/2 lengths over Kaelli Mae with Chris Lems and Docs Dilemma for Dan Rawlings. The undefeated Charming Nancy (2-2) is owned by Beaver, Joe Sbrocco, Mary McLoughlin, and Michael Carter.   The third leg for the 2-Year-Old filly trotters is scheduled for Tuesday August 11 at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana, Ohio. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA  

Grove City, OH - The popular Buckeye Stallion Series made a stop at Eldorado Scioto Downs on Tuesday night for the third leg of the 3-Year-Old Colt and Filly Trot. A total of 9 harness racing divisions went to the post, five division of colts and geldings and four divisions for fillies. It was a big night for owner Marion Beachy who had two wins with his gelding trotters. Enforce The Law, by Triumphant Caviar out of Shez Jailbait, was a winner with Ronnie Wrenn Jr for trainer Joseph Kramp in 1:56.2. The gelding got away second and was shuffled fourth only to come on and score by a neck.   The other winner was Exhibit Class, by Triumphant Caviar out of Classic Blaze. Ronnie Wrenn Jr. got the Sean Smithpeters trained gelding away fourth and powered up three wide in the final turn to win by a neck in 1:56.1. The mile was the co-fastest of the night for the colts, 1:56.1. The other fast mile was turned in by Breakout The Gold in 1:56.1 with Tyler Smith for Norm Parker. The Break The Bank K-Lady Sierra trotter is owned by Robert Key. Rose Run Valor found the winner's circle in 1:56.4 with Ryan Stahl for Eric Hamlet. The winner is sired by Uncle Peter out of Donven Promise. The gelding is owned by David Van Dusen and Michael Osborne. Luckey Stormin was placed the winner in 1:56.4 with owners and driver-trainer Josh Slater and Elpidio Bernardi Jr. when Gabby's Wild Child was disqualified for going inside pylons. The gelding is by Stormin Normand out of Fef Fef For Sure. The fillies were led by Susie D who had the fastest win in 1:55.3 with Jeremy Smith for Bryan Weaver. The Uncle Peter out of Minor Skirmish is owned by Donna Anderson was a winner by a head. Muskingum by Triumphant Caviar out of Abbey Craig, was a winner in 1:57.2 for trainer-driver Sandy Beatty. The filly was 8th at the half but circled the field to get the victory by 7 lengths. She is owned by Beatty along with Larry Riffe, William Johnson II and Ray Thacker Jr. Lights Down Low by Uncle Peter out of Swing Anna Cash was a winner for Tyler Smith and Trent Stohler in 1:57.2. She is owned by Trent Stohler Stable, Tim and Benjamin Graber. Lightning Belle was a winner in 1:58, in a wire to wire effort, with Ryan Stahl and Scott Cox. The daughter of Dejarmbro-Deborah Maroon is owned by G Peters. Sires Uncle Peter and Triumphant Caviar each had three winners on the card. The fourth leg for the 3-Year-Old filly trot is Wednesday August 19 at MGM Northfield Park. The fourth leg for the 3-year-old colt trot is Tuesday August 25 at Eldorado Scioto Downs. The next event in the Buckeye Stallion Series is the second leg of the 2-Year-Old filly trot at MGM Northfield Park tonight. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA

Grove City, OH - The first leg of the Buckeye Stallion Series for Two-Year-Old Colts and Fillies was held at MGM Northfield Park Monday night. A total of 117 Two-Year- Old harness racing pacers competed in seven colt divisions and six filly divisions. Each division carried a purse of $17,500. On the colt side of the ledger two youngsters remained undefeated. Twig, the gelded son of Mr Apples, collected his second win in as many starts as he took a lifetime mark of 1:53.3, the fastest of the night. The freshman was three-wide at the quarter before taking the lead and winning by 3½ lengths. Aaron Merriman drove for trainer Mike Polhamus and owner Julie Farley.   Polhamus picked up his second winner on the colt side when Brighter Days, driven by Kurt Sugg, went wire to wire in 1:55.2 by 3-3/4 lengths. The gelded son of Woodstock is also undefeated in two lifetime starts. Imagine It, by If I Can Dream, made it three straight wins in four lifetime starts. Driver Peter Wrenn got away fourth before taking the lead going to the half and drawing away by 2¾ lengths in a lifetime best 1:54.3. Kurt Wilcox trains for owner Richard Copp. Other colt winners include: Illini Duke, by Well Said, in 1:56.3 for Chris Page and owner-trainer Brian Roebuck. He's A Dickens, by Well Said, in 1:55.2 for Tyler Smith, Kris Hinchcliff and owner Elliot Misshula. KB Mac, by McArdle, in 1:55.3 for Ryan Stahl, Dan Venier and owners Ken and John Saunders. Weekend Pass, by Big Bad John, in 1:55.2 for Dan and Christi Noble for owners Brent Hopper, Kyle Gray and Jerry Scheve. The fillies were led by Apple Soozy with Andy Shetler for trainer Dan O'Mara and owner Marjorie Polhamus in 1:55.1. The Mr Apples filly is a perfect three for three after the two-hole trip before winning by 1-3/4 lengths. Another winner for the driver, trainer and owner combination was Rainy Day Chic, by Rockin Amadeus, in 1:55.3 going wire to wire winning by ¾ lengths. She is now two for three lifetime.   Smothastenesewisky is now two for two in lifetime starts with the win in 1:54.3 with Chris Page. Brian Haynes owns and trains the Nob Hill High daughter, who got away fifth and took command before the half, drawing away by 6¼ lengths. The fastest of the six divisions for the fillies was Heavenissofaraway who came home the winner in 1:54.1 with Chris Page for owner-trainer Anette Lorentzon. The daughter of Racing Hill went coast to coast winning by 2½ lengths. Other winners were Margin Of Error, by Racing Hill, in 1:57.4 with Ronnie Wrenn Jr for Chris Beaver. The owners are Donald Robinson, Chris Beaver, David Meola and RBH Ventures. Free Thinker, by Western Vintage, in 1:54.4 with Chris Page for Ron Burke and owners Burke Racing Stable, Jason Melillo, J&T Silva-Purnel & Libby and Weaver Bruscemi. The second leg of the two-year-old pace for colts and fillies is scheduled for Thursday July 23 at Eldorado Scioto Downs. by Roger Huston, for the OHHA  

Grove City, OH - The Buckeye Stallion Series for Two-Year-Old Colt and Filly Pacers highlight Monday night's 15 race program at MGM Northfield Park. Sixty-three freshmen pacers make up seven divisions while fifty-four filly pacers battle in six divisions. The colt and gelding entries are led by two Mike Polhamus trained pacers. Brighter Days, by Woodstock, was a winner at Eldorado Scioto Downs on July 6 in in 1:55. Polhamus also has Twig, the sone of Mr. Apples. Twig has a mark of 1:55.2 at Scioto Downs in his win on July 2. Two county fair winners are also entered in the seven divisions. Grey Phanton by Western Terror was a winner at Paulding in 2:01 and is trained by Elpidio Bernardi Jr. The other winner is Imagine It, by If I Can Dream, trained by Kent Wilcox. Imagine It's win was at Marion in 2:03. Another one to keep an eye on is Speak Well, a Next Generation participant at Scioto Downs, was a qualifying winner I 1:56.2Q at Scioto Downs for trainer Clarence Foulk. Several other colts and geldings have impressive qualifying wins. Pan's Pro was a qualifying winner at Scioto Downs in 1:58. Dive Bar, went 1:56.2 in winning a qualifier at Scioto Downs. The fillies are led by the undefeated Apple Soozy, for trainer Dan O'Mara. Apple Soozy, by Mr Apples, is 2 for 2 this season with the fastest at Hoosier Park in 1:55. Two county winners will also go on the filly side. Forever Missy, by McArdle, trained by Cory Deyermand and has a win at Cortland in 2:02.4 and Smothastenesewisky, the daughter of Nob Hill High and trained by Brian Haynes was a winner at the Circleville County Fair and has a qualifying win in 1:56.2Q at Scioto Downs Six others have qualifying wins on their records. Sheryl's She Shed, by Racing Hill, was a qualifying winner for trainer Brian Brown in 1:58.1. Grace Of Art has a win in a qualifier at Northfield. She was a winner in 1:58.4Q for trainer Jeff Cox. Deedee Didit was a qualifying winner at Scioto Downs in 1:58.1. She will be up against another qualifying winner in Dragon's Last. Dragon's Last has a qualifying win at Northfield going 1:59.4. Lady Warrior collected a qualifying win at Scioto Downs also, winning in 1:59.2. Western Rosie rounds out the list of winners in qualifiers. She was a winner at Scioto Downs in 1:57.3. Deyermand also has Bearcreekhoney entered on Monday night. Bearcreekhoney is coming off a 4th place finish in $150,000 The Next Generation at Scioto Downs. The races get underway Monday night at Northfield with a first race post of 6:00pm. By Roger Huston, for the OHHA  

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