Archives for September '04
McIntosh fillies up for challenge Sunday
September 30 - WINDSOR, ON — Only seven three-year-old pacing fillies will make the trip to Windsor Raceway on Sunday evening to tackle division queen Invitro in the last Gold Series Elimination of their career.
Mill Work back on track for Gold Final
September 30 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — When the two-year-old trotting colts meet at Mohawk Racetrack on Monday Rick Zeron trainee Mill Work will be looking for his third straight Gold Final victory.
Super Final berth on the line for Angus Scot Saturday
September 29 - INNISFIL, ON — Ontario’s talented three-year-old trotting colts compete in their last Gold Eliminations on Saturday evening at Georgian Downs and the pressure is on as colts attempt to score enough points to secure a berth in the season ending $300,000 Super Final.
Taylorlane Bliss triumphs in Grand River Grassroots
September 28 - ELORA, ON — Taylorlane Bliss overcame Post 8 at Grand River Raceway on Monday evening to score her third Grassroots victory, stopping the clock in 2:05.4.
Golden night at Mohawk Racetrack Saturday
September 28 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Mohawk Racetrack features an exceptional evening of Ontario Sires Stakes racing on Saturday, featuring the two-year-old pacing filly Gold Final and a pair of Gold Eliminations for the three-year-old pacing colts.
Honour Way and Philhallmonic triumph in Gold Elims
September 28 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — A pair of Angus Hall daughters were impressive winners in two-year-old trotting filly Gold Series action at Mohawk Racetrack on Tuesday evening.
Breeder hopes colt can deliver happy ending
September 27 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — When you ask Dr. Michael Wilson about two-year-old pacing colt Make My Day, the Rockwood resident offers a choice of two tales. There is the sad story of the colt’s mother Matt’ll Be The Day being sold in 2001 or the joyous tale of a reunion between the breeder and the promising young pacer, who makes his second Ontario Sires Stakes start at Mohawk Racetrack on Friday.
Mill Work impressive in Gold Elimination win
September 27 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Reigning Gold Final champion Mill Work looked impressive on Monday evening capturing the fastest of three Gold Series Eliminations at Mohawk Racetrack.
Northern Jade triumphs at Ontario’s northern oval
September 26 - SUDBURY, ON — Ontario’s talented two-year-old pacing fillies lit up the night sky at Sudbury Downs on Saturday, and Northern Jade set the tone for the Grassroots event with a track record in the first division.
Stormont Welldone on fire at Georgian Downs
September 25 - INNISFIL, ON — Georgian Downs fans were treated to some impressive performances from the two-year-old trotting colts on Saturday evening, including a track record effort by Stormont Welldone in the first of five Grassroots divisions.
Major Seelster captures victory over local oval
September 24 - SARNIA, ON — Reg Gassien piloted local colt Major Seelster to an impressive 1:55.4 victory in Grassroots action for the two-year-old pacing colts at Hiawatha Horse Park on Thursday evening.
Lucks Mistress and Claires Apache triumph at Mohawk
September 24 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — After spending the last two months battling North America’s top fillies, Lucks Mistress picked up where she had left off in Gold Series action at Mohawk Racetrack on Thursday evening.
Trotting fillies return to Grand River Monday
September 24 - ELORA, ON — In August Grand River Raceway played host to the talented two-year-old trotting fillies in five Gold Series Eliminations and a $130,000 Gold Final. On Monday night the young trotting lasses return to the Elora oval, this time competing in six $15,724 Grassroots divisions.
Tingley sends out pair in Gold Eliminations Tuesday
September 24 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Heading into Tuesday’s Gold Series Eliminations at Mohawk Racetrack, Dave Tingley is treading familiar ground with two-year-old trotting fillies Honour Way and What Idid For Love.
New faces flock to Mohawk for Gold Series Monday
September 23 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Ontario’s top two-year-old trotting colts head to Mohawk Racetrack on Monday night where they will be joined by a sizeable group of newcomers to the Gold Series scene.
Brown, Stutzman dominate Kawartha Grassroots
September 22 - FRASERVILLE, ON — Doug Brown and Joe Stutzman had the keys to the Kawartha Downs winner’s circle on Tuesday evening, teaming up to win three of seven Grassroots divisions for the three-year-old pacing colts.
Georgian Downs kicks off full slate of OSS action
September 22 - INNISFIL, ON — This Saturday Georgian Downs kicks off an exciting run of Ontario Sires Stakes events that culminates with the three-year-old Grassroots Championships on Oct. 30. Opening the six week run of exceptional racing are the two-year-old trotting colts, competing for a total of $93,875 in five Grassroots divisions.
Fillies battle in Grassroots at Sudbury Saturday
September 21 - SUDBURY, ON — Ontario Sires Stakes action returns to Sudbury Downs on Saturday with five $21,234 Grassroots divisions for the talented two-year-old pacing fillies.
Pacing colt looking for major league win Thursday
September 20 - SARNIA, ON — After a month long break in their Ontario Sires Stakes season, the two-year-old pacing colts return to action Thursday night at Hiawatha Horse Park in eight Grassroots divisions.
Unique filly aims for second Gold Final berth
September 20 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — After spending the last six weeks battling the best in North America, Ontario’s finest two-year-old pacing fillies return to Sires Stakes action at Mohawk Racetrack on Thursday.
Another Jiffy takes aim on post season Tuesday
September 17 - FRASERVILLE, ON — Kawartha Downs hosts the most exciting division in the Ontario Sires Stakes program on Tuesday evening, as 63 sophomore pacing colts compete in Grassroots action at the Fraserville oval.
OSS Yearling Nominations
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McIntosh filly sharp in Grassroots victory at Dresden
September 6 - DRESDEN, ON — Bernies D Nile captured her second straight Grassroots trophy with a 2:03.1 victory on Dresden Raceway’s Fan Appreciation Day program Monday.
Incredible Mother scores popular local victory at Quinte
September 6 - BELLEVILLE, ON — Local filly Incredible Mother came up with a big effort to capture her first Grassroots victory of the season at Quinte Exhibition Raceway on Monday afternoon.
Angus Hall daughters sweep Gold Final
September 2 - WINDSOR, ON — Getting into the top three in the freshman trotting filly Gold Final at Windsor Raceway on Wednesday evening was like gaining admission to the local country club as daughters of Angus Hall swept all three positions.
Talented trotting fillies star on Labour Day program
September 2 - BELLEVILLE, ON — Quinte Exhibition Raceway wraps up its 2004 Ontario Sires Stakes season on Monday afternoon with six Grassroots divisions for the talented three-year-old trotting fillies.
Peaceful Way smashes records at Rideau Carleton
September 2 - GLOUCESTER, ON — Not content to rest on her laurels, three-year-old trotting filly Peaceful Way put on another speed show in the $130,000 Gold Final at Rideau Carleton Raceway Wednesday.
Freshman trotting fillies spice up Fan Appreciation Day
September 1 - DRESDEN, ON — Just six days after their last Grassroots appearance, the two-year-old trotting fillies headline the eighth annual Fan Appreciation Day at Dresden Raceway on Monday afternoon.