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Archives for June '15

Big Moment and Drachan Hanover seize Gold at Mohawk
June 30 - It was an evening of upsets at Mohawk Racetrack on Monday as the provinceís top three-year-old pacing colts and geldings competed in a pair of $105,000 Gold Series divisions.

Dresden Raceway celebrates Canada Day with return of OSS
June 29 - Dresden Raceway will ring in Canada Day with exciting prize draws, an eight-foot long cake and seven Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots divisions for the talented three-year-old trotting fillies.

Lets Be Honest squeaks out Grassroots victory at Grand River
June 25 - Lets Be Honest battled in the Gold Series as a two-year-old, but Rockwood, ON resident Benoit Baillargeon decided to start the trotter in the Grassroots this season and the decision proved a wise one as the gelding captured his first Ontario Sires Stakes trophy at Grand River Raceway on Wednesday.

Campbellville resident Christoforou nets two Grassroots trophies
June 23 - Campbellville, ON resident Chris Christoforou found his way to the winnerís circle twice in Mondayís three-year-old trotting filly Grassroots season opener at Mohawk Racetrack.

OSS Grassroots 3FT Dresden Draw Date Change
June 23 - The OSS Administration would like to inform owners and trainers of a draw date change for the Grassroots 3-year-old Filly Trot at Dresden Raceway on July 1st.

Maracasso battles to top of Grassroots standings
June 21 - Ontarioís talented three-year-old pacing colts put on an impressive show for Clinton Raceway fans on Sunday afternoon, kicked off by a 1:54.4 mile from Maracasso in his second straight Grassroots win.

Muscle Baby Doll steps into sophomore spotlight
June 19 - Ranked the number three filly on the Ontario Sires Stakes circuit last season, Muscle Baby Doll has her connections hoping for an even higher finish in 2015 after she kicked off her sophomore campaign with an impressive Gold Series win at Mohawk Racetrack on Thursday evening.

Stonebridge Quest resumes winning ways in Innisfil
June 14 - Last seasonís Grassroots champion Stonebridge Quest took a direct route back to the Ontario Sires Stakes winnerís circle in the three-year-old pacing filly season opener at Georgian Downs on Saturday evening.

Solar Sister and Ms Mac N Cheese off to impressive start
June 7 - Solar Sister and Ms Mac N Cheese established themselves as the early stars of the three-year-old pacing filly division with impressive outings in their respective $105,000 Gold Legs at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday evening.

Freshman champ Dont Rush makes impressive debut
June 5 - Last seasonís freshman trotting colt champion Dont Rush made his Ontario Sires Stakes debut at Mohawk Racetrack on Thursday evening, capturing an $18,000 Grassroots division in impressive fashion.

Maracasso earns first lifetime victory in Grassroots opener
June 3 - Everything came together for three-year-old pacing gelding Maracasso at Mohawk Racetrack on Tuesday evening as the John Williamson trainee earned his first ever victory in an $18,000 Grassroots division.