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Archives for October '14

Former OSS Star Takes On The Best
October 31 - Coming off a race described by trainer Dave Menary as “vicious,” former Ontario Sires Stakes star Charmed Life might finally be sitting

McNairs Make OSS History
October 22 - The father and son team of Gregg and Doug McNair of Guelph, Ontario, made history in the Ontario Sires Stakes program's recently

OSS Super Finals By The Numbers
October 11 - This evening the Ontario Sires Stakes presents eight $250,000 Super Finals at Mohawk Racetrack which will conclude the 2014 OSS racing season. This year the OSS celebrated its 40th anniversary and tonight marks the 15th edition

Smart Filly Takes OSS Super Final For Rookie Trotters
October 11 - “Down by the wire tonight I was asking her to go and she was looking at me like ‘we’ve got it won bud, just relax,’ And we did.”

Harper Blue Chip Finishes Off A Perfect OSS Season
October 11 - Harper Blue Chip, who was third in the Hambletonian and the Canadian Trotting Classic this season, capped off a four-for-four Ontario Sires Stakes campaign

Praise For The Reverend
October 11 - Reverend Hanover, called the mirror image of his sire Sportswriter by his trainer and co-owner, remains unbeaten in his rookie season

Dont Rush Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving
October 11 - Dont Rush, who came about thanks to a free breeding, closed from off-the-pace to capture Saturday night’s $250,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Super Final

Code One Hanover Gives MacDonell Another Super Final
October 11 - Paul MacDonell has won more Ontario Sires Stakes Super Finals than any other driver and he showed exactly why in tonight’s $250,000

Three Of Clubs Comes Up Aces
October 11 - Three Of Clubs fought off challenges early and late on his way to an authoritative 1:51.1 triumph

Another Super Final Crown for Riveting Rosie
October 11 - Riveting Rosie backed up her Ontario Sires Stakes Super Final victory last year by doing the same thing this year

Skippin By Takes No Prisoners
October 11 - There was no denying Skippin By her title as Ontario Sires Stakes Super Final champion in tonight’s $250,000 three-year-old pacing filly final

Ben Baillargeon On His Super Final Starters
October 10 - Ben Baillargeon will send out a quartet of starters in this Saturday’s $250,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Super Finals at Mohawk Racetrack, and he will be looking for a little bit of luck along the way. The post position gods

Gift Horse Propels Pivotal Year For Dustin Jones
October 9 - Waterdown, Ontario, horseman Dustin Jones will be the first to acknowledge the wisdom of the old axiom “never look a gift horse in the mouth.” His talented

Darling Rallying The Troops Again
October 8 - Jack Darling of Cambridge, Ontario, is one of this province’s top Standardbred trainers as evidenced by his four starters in this Saturday’s

Bax On His Super Final Quintet
October 8 - In 2001 John Bax of Peterborough, Ontario, enjoyed one of his best years ever as a Standardbred trainer culminating with an O’Brien Award

OSS Super Finals Drawn
October 7 - The fields have now been established for this Saturday’s eight $250,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Super Finals at Mohawk Racetrack which will showcase

Wendy Hoogeveen Memorial Pace
October 5 - Friends and colleagues of the late Wendy Hoogeveen are invited to a race

Ontario-Sired Filly Sells For $400,000
October 1 - A daughter of Kadabra sold at the opening session of the Lexington Select Sale last night for $400,000 to tie the top price for the evening