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Archives for November '01

Hard work earns McElroy the Lampman Cup
November 14 - After years of hard work, Don McElroy has earned his first Lampman Cup as the top driver in the Ontario Sires Stakes program.

Championship night for Bax
November 12 - John Bax raced four horses in three Ontario Sires Stakes Super Finals at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night and went home with three wins and one second.

$2 million Super Final showdown at Mohawk Saturday
November 9 - A total of $2 million is on the line at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night when the top trotters and pacers from the Ontario Sires Stakes program go head-to-head in their season ending Super Finals.

Crown Princes compete at Mohawk Saturday
November 9 - Two of North America’s Breeder’s Crown champions are Ontario born and bred and both colts will compete at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night in the Ontario Sires Stakes Super Final Championships.

McMaster will harness two fillies in $250,000 Super Final
November 9 - Kevin McMaster flexed his muscles in the Ontario Sires Stakes program for the first time this season and the Woodbine Entertainment Group’s leading trainer qualified a pair of three-year-old pacing fillies for Saturday’s Super Final Championship.

Precious Delight lowers track record in Gold Final
November 5 - Carrland Buddy and Precious Delight established themselves as the early favourites for next weekend’s $250,000 Super Final by posting wins in their respective Gold Final races at Western Fair Raceway on Friday night.

Meanstoyourdreams scores Gold Final upset
November 5 - Richard McNeill and Meanstoyourdreams surprised Windsor Raceway fans when they posted a 2:01.2 victory in the two-year-old trotting filly Gold Final on Friday night.

Ton of Diamonds dominates last Gold Final
November 5 - It was an exciting finish to the 2001 Ontario Sires Stakes season at Flamboro Downs on Saturday afternoon when the three-year-old pacing colts strutted their stuff for the last time in Gold Final action.

Longshots reign in last Gold Series Finals
November 5 - In what could be considered a dress rehearsal for next weekend’s Super Final showdowns, the three-year-old trotting colts and the three-year-old pacing fillies displayed their talent at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night in a pair of exciting Gold Final races.

Two-year-olds break record and wow fans at Windsor
November 5 - Windsor Raceway fans enjoyed an outstanding evening of racing on Saturday as the track hosted the two-year-old Grassroots Championships and a $100,000 Gold Final for the two-year-old pacing colts.

McElroy masterful in Grassroots Championships
November 2 - Veteran reinsman Don McElroy captured three of four sophomore Grassroots Championships at Hiawatha Horse Park on Thursday night, missing a sweep by just three lengths.

McIntosh positioned for Grassroots sweep
November 1 - After winning a pair of Grassroots Semifinals at Windsor Raceway last weekend, Doug McIntosh believes his two-year-old trotting colts are peaking just in time for the $100,000 Championship on Saturday night

Sophomore pacing colts battle in last Gold Final Saturday
November 1 - The competition will be fierce at Flamboro Downs this Saturday, Nov. 3 when the tough and talented three-year-old pacing colts battle for top prize in their Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series Final.