Archives for October '17
Filion takes the Lampman Cup title by a nose
October 14 - At the last possible moment, Milton resident Sylvain Filion pulled a rabbit out of his hat at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night to secure his third straight and fifth overall Lampman Cup title as the leading driver in the Ontario Sires Stakes program.
Lampman Cup battle will go down to the wire Saturday
October 12 - Eight division champions will be crowned on Saturday during the $1.8 million Super Finals at Mohawk Racetrack and the Ontario Sires Stakes season finale will also determine the 2017 Lampman Cup winner.
Waples wins two as Gold Series regular season comes to a close
October 5 - Driver Randy Waples capped off the Gold Series regular season with a pair of victories at Mohawk Racetrack on Thursday evening, using similar tactics to get Draft Year and Kendall Seelster from Post 5 to the winner’s circle.
Longshots land the hardware at Flamboro Wednesday
October 4 - Ontario’s two-year-old trotting fillies wrapped up their regular season at Flamboro Downs on Wednesday and fans of the longshot had a field day as the favourites faltered in both $94,800 Gold divisions.
Fierce battles at The Raceway see pacers advance to Super Final
October 3 - London area fans got a look at Ontario’s talented two-year-old pacing colts and geldings on Tuesday evening as the novices wrapped up their Gold Series season at The Raceway at Western Fair District.
Filion takes two of three Gold divisions at Mohawk Monday
October 2 - The sophomore pacers wrapped up their Ontario Sires Stakes regular season at Mohawk Racetrack on Monday evening and driver Sylvain Filion came within three lengths of sweeping all three Gold Series divisions.