00:00 Mountaineer (USA) 14 Aug 2018

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,552 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

4f 110y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
362165
i
1
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Oh Kandrita 29 

ch f Kantharos - Loblolly Pine (Officer)

D
4 8-8 b1
Luciano HernandezEddie Clouston
2
15676-4
i
2
White, white cap (Edward Clouston)

Credit Alert 29 

gr/ f Overdriven - Credit (Maria's Mon)

Non Runner
3
543153
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Rob Cellini)

Ten Carat Diamond 29 

gr/ f Dunkirk - Ten carat lady (Pulpit)

Non Runner
4
7-85045
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Burton Sipp)

Bear's And Belle's 27 

b m Kentucky Bear - Frisco Belle (El Prado)

5 8-8
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
5
854411
i
5
Black, black cap (Elizabeth Feight)

Surely Dimple 13 

b f Colonel John - Miss Mesa (Sky Mesa)

D
4 8-11
Kevin GonzalezDaniel Thompson
6
137-991
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Mm Bloodstock Llc)

Time Rock 77 

ch f Rock Hampton - Time In The Sun (Marquetry)

D
4 8-8
Charle OliverosAlfonso Macerola
7
32-5343
i
7
Red, Red Cap (J Baird)

Wells Notice 15 

b m Notional - Miss Wellspring (Afternoon Deelites)

D
Non Runner
8
485596
i
8
Yellow, black stripes (Joseph Michael)

Vennilope Pitstop 32 

gr/ f Hansen - Vennila Appeal (Buddha)

D
4 8-8
Ricardo BarriosDanny Bird
9
7475/0-9
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange quartered cap (Louis Kubitz)

U S Rockette 27 

b m U S Ranger - Hold 'em Slew (Hold That Tiger)

D
7 8-8
Adolph FrancisLouis Kubitz
10
9-62782
i
10
Black, white dots (Christopher Keller)

Alondra's Debut 29 

b m Henrythenavigator - Shannons Debut (Stormy Atlantic)

D
5 8-8
Alex GonzalezJessica Pizzurro
Verdict

WELLS NOTICE has shown very good form on her last couple of starts and looks the one to side with. Alondra's Debut and Oh Kandrita head the list of dangers

00:25 Mountaineer (USA) 14 Aug 2018

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,922 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

1m 70y

Sloppy

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
10-7663
i
1
Red, red cap (Mm Bloodstock Llc)

Sito's Boy 41 

dk h Flashstorm - Stand By (Outflanker)

D
5 8-8
Erik BarbaranAlfonso Macerola
2
7-61840
i
2
White, white cap (Old First Ward Stable)

Manhattan Jack 8 

ch g Kiss the Kid - Filady (Sweetsouthernsaint)

3 8-4 (ow1)
Adrian FloresJohn Capellini
3
881435
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Linda Griswold)

Ole Buddy Mikey 13 

ch g Machen - Moonlight Flite (Minardi)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Olaf HernandezDanny Bird
4
0318
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Lazy Woods Racing Stable)

Order Of The Quest 34 

dk g Superfly - Ashley M. (Mr. Greeley)

D
3 8-4 (ow1) b1
Gilberto SantiagoDon Bryant
5
905154
i
5
Black, black cap (Adam Ingram)

Bull Bailey 20 

b g Holy Bull - D J Bailey (Gunnerside)

D
6 8-8
Alex GonzalezAdam Ingram
6
231445
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Marcus Kocijan)

Science To Win 12 

b g Skipshot - Power Of Science (Powerscourt)

D
4 8-8
Keivan SerranoMarcus Kocijan
7
112344
i
7
Red, white hoops (Ruben De Jesus)

Jump Street 30 

gr/ g Jump Start - Blue Moon Dancer (Benchmark)

D
6 8-8
Luis BatistaErnesto Sierra
8
848567
i
8
Yellow, black stripes (Juan Gotera)

Incredible Cut 20 

ch g Parading - Zawaaya (Exploit)

Non Runner
9
322442
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange hooped cap (Burton Sipp)

Hat In The Ring 36 

dk g First Dude - Pajama Mama (Trippi)

D
4 8-8
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
10
722-522
i
10
Black, Black Cap (J Shilling)

Just Jim 20 

dk g Stroll - Lay Up (More Than Ready)

D
4 8-8
Charle OliverosJ Shilling
Verdict

HAT IN THE RING arrives in good heart and his recent second at Suffolk Downs can see him get his head back in front. Just Jim and Science To Win both warrant consideration.

00:50 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,843 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
7-959
i
1
Red, red cap (Randall Berry)

R Dancesonlychance 35 

dk c Our Inhairadance - Bedouin (Essence Of Dubai)

3 8-4
Jose LeonGerardo Amezcua
2
4-57335
i
2
White, white cap (Harry Pease)

A Small Affair 12 

ch g Simmard - Gilded Affair (Gilded Time)

4 8-11
Alexandria LuciaHarry Pease
3
272248
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Burton Sipp)

Redmark 28 

b g Our Entourage - Swiss Force (Lord Carson)

3 8-4 (ow4)
Ricardo BarriosBurton Sipp
4
664343
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (John Capellini)

Thunders Fury 35 

b g Thunder Gulch - Golden Gale (Summer Squall)

6 8-11
Keivan SerranoJohn Capellini
5
77-2022
i
5
Black, black cap (Burton Sipp)

Z Mardi Gras 22 

ch g Notional - Festal (Storm Bird)

5 8-11
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
6
933535
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Tina Larue)

Rockshine 7 

ch g Fastnet Rock - Shine Like A Star (Black Moonshine)

4 8-11
Wayne BarnettTina Larue
7
2-672
i
7
Red, white hoops (Dennis Morrison)

Knightoftheredmoon 27 

ch g Equality - Grand Red Marquee (Grand Circus Park)

4 8-11
Alex GonzalezJ Shilling
8
4
i
8
Yellow, Yellow Cap (Baird, John W And Harbison, Rex)

Encinal 12 

b c Bodemeister - Sparkling City (Cape Town)

3 8-4
Eddie JuradoJohn Baird
Verdict

Z MARDI GRAS merits plenty of respect having finished second on his last couple of starts and this looks like the perfect opportunity for the five-year-old to get off the mark. Rockshine and Encinal head the list of threats.

01:15 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,969 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
422552
i
1
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Moonspell 33 

b g Great Notion - Penumbra Moon (Malibu Moon)

BF
6 8-8
Erik BarbaranEddie Clouston
2
231678
i
2
White, white cap (Guy Tauzin)

Athletic Temper 56 

b c Smart Strike - Quiet Temper (Quiet American)

D
Non Runner
3
0-72118
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Cheyann Bissell)

Cinnamon Of Course 28 

ch g Awesome of Course - Cinnamon Buns (Homebuilder)

D
5 8-8
Olaf HernandezGeoffrey Dixon
4
158549
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Louise Poole)

Tucker's Touch 42 

ch g Any Given Saturday - Tina Dynamite (Dynaformer)

D
4 8-8 (ow3)
Alexandria LuciaJami Poole
5
5-12321
i
5
Black, black cap (Shane Spiess)

Shoo Fly 8 

dk g Gone Astray - Heart of a Fighter (Halo's Image)

D
4 8-11
Charle OliverosShane Spiess
6
718017
i
6
Lime, lime cap (William Hackney)

Jericho Jet 12 

ch g Reward The Cat - Secret Bird (Birdstone)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Luciano HernandezWilliam Hackney
7
133475
i
7
Red, White Hoops (Michelle Helms)

Punch Nephew 33 

ch g Rock Slide - Sister Jean (Two Punch)

4 8-8
Adrian FloresEddie Clouston
Verdict

Jericho Jet and Shoo Fly have both shown solid form in recent times and are entitled to go close, but the vote goes to MOONSPELL, who benefited from a drop to this level last time and can get back in the winner's circle.

01:40 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,158 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
289671
i
1
Red, red cap (Gary Welsh)

Farleys Mandate 15 

dk g Full Mandate - Hines Farley Rules (King Of Kings)

D
8 8-11
Noel VigilGary Welsh
2
9-76658
i
2
White, white cap (Jerold Gammon)

Kim Man 6 

dk g Man Apart - Contessa Bella (Unreal Zeal)

D
8 8-8 (ow3)
Alexandria LuciaJerold Gammon
3
52-1275
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Loren Cox)

House Of Prayer 13 

ch g Istan - Rum And Tonic (Patton)

D
8 8-8
Eddie JuradoLoren Cox
4
415536
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Shane Spiess)

Winter Springs (FR)  28 

ch g Stormy River - Hallen (Midyan)

BF
6 8-8
Luis QuinonesShane Spiess
5
375-787
i
5
Black, black cap (Bart Baird)

Rancho Viejo 26 

ch g Indy Snow - Lite My Line (Phone Trick)

D
8 8-8
Luciano HernandezBart Baird
6
57-1584
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Gary Welsh)

Hudatbe 13 

b g Proud Accolade - Miss Video (Star Gallant)

D
9 8-8
Keivan SerranoGary Welsh
7
4347-42
i
7
Red, red cap (Richard Sheets)

Perfect Wind 14 

ch g Indy Wind - Primrose Perfect (Snow Ridge)

D
8 8-8
Wilkin OrtizAmy York
8
354223
i
8
Yellow (Nestor Rivera)

Boondock Biz 19 

b g Nobiz Like Shobiz - Go Mercedes (Gold Fever)

D
5 8-8
Marco CcamaqueNestor Rivera
9
5346-41
i
9
Green, Blue Blocks (Jay Bernardini)

Game Winning Shot 28 

ch g Trappe Shot - Silent Poetry (After Market)

D
4 8-11
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
10
97-4413
i
10
Black, white dots (Amalia Cox)

Marty Who 26 

dk g The Way Home - La Confidence (Grand Slam)

D
7 8-8
Charle OliverosAmalia Cox
Verdict

PERFECT WIND returned to somewhere near his best when second last time and he looks the one to beat over House Of Prayer and Winter Springs.

02:05 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,906 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-79484
i
1
Red, red cap (Sherry Kirk)

Hashtag Win 26 

b g Majestic Warrior - Sierra Passion (Our Emblem)

5 8-8
Ricardo BarriosSherry Kirk
2
654655
i
2
White, white cap (Lucinda Knowles)

Ruote 14 

ch g Primary Suspect - Oodles of Noodles (Alphabet Soup)

6 8-8
Wayne BarnettLucinda Knowles
3
265753
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Lazy Woods Racing Stable)

Pintsize 13 

dk g New Year's Day - Poetic Kid (Shakespeare)

D
3 8-4
Kevin GonzalezDon Bryant
4
541436
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Shane Spiess)

Whywouldyoudothat 13 

b g Kodiak Kowboy - Tascosa (Closing Argument)

D
3 8-4
Alex GonzalezShane Spiess
5
822473
i
5
Black, black cap (Michelle Helms)

Indy Wars 26 

b g Bernardini - Goldena Podkove (War Pass)

4 8-8
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
6
573544
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Travis Short)

Reciprocity 13 

b g Liaison - It's Hard Being Me (Noonmark)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Luis BatistaTravis Short
7
2-43436
i
7
Red, red cap (Louis DePasquale)

Skip The Lawyer 21 

b g Cowboy Cal - Grandstone (Grindstone)

5 8-8
Keivan SerranoLouis DePasquale
8
46-6233
i
8
Yellow, yellow cap (David Ragan)

Derbydayromance 21 

dk g Stately Victor - American Romance (Successful Appeal)

4 8-8
Charle OliverosRobert McFall
9
7-8301
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange quartered cap (Justin Godsey)

Jailbreak 22 

ch g Stephen Got Even - Lil American (Quiet American)

4 8-8
Luis QuinonesJustin Godsey
Verdict

JAILBREAK was a very easy winner when dropped in grade last time and a similar performance would make him very tough to beat. Indy Wars and Pintsize look the most solid dangers to the selection.

02:30 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
145752
i
1
Red, red cap (Kevin Monday)

Buck Fifty 13 

b g Proud Citizen - Nicholella (Nicholas)

D
Non Runner
2
8-84432
i
2
White, white cap (Timothy Gilbert)

Candid Opinions 15 

b g Candy Ride - Great Opinions (Rahy)

D
8 8-8
Eddie JuradoTimothy Gilbert
3
07-9317
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Silesia Farm And McEntee, Paul)

Sigward 57 

ch g Discreetly Mine - Laelia (Marquetry)

D
5 8-8
Erik BarbaranPaul Mcentee
4
513450
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Ben DeLong)

Sucker Punched 26 

ch g Candy Ride - Cure for Sale (Not for Sale)

Non Runner
5
546581
i
5
Black, black cap (Stephen, Anthony And Stephen, Karla)

Jimmu 15 

b g A. P. Warrior - Glitterball (Northern Afleet)

D
5 8-11
Charle OliverosAnthony Stephen
6
876371
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Linda Griswold)

Carson's Ten 13 

b g Rock Hard Ten - Carson's Dane (Carson City)

D
7 8-8
Ricardo BarriosDanny Bird
7
264627
i
7
Red, red cap (Ernest Chloe Investments, Llc And Langley, Joshua)

Angel's Knight 20 

b g Seeking The Best - Aatush (Ascot Knight)

D
7 8-8
Luciano HernandezJoshua Langley
8
1-26123
i
8
Yellow, Black Stripes, Yellow And Black quartered Cap (Michelle Helms)

Arbitrator 16 

b g Quality Road - Code Book (Giant's Causeway)

D BF
6 8-8
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
9
812246
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange quartered cap (Justin Godsey)

Beachtown Benny 28 

b g Discreetly Mine - Enterprise Beach (El Prado)

D
4 8-8
Luis QuinonesJustin Godsey
10
413383
i
10
Black, Black Cap (Dennis Weigel)

Phenomenalmoon 13 

dk h Malibu Moon - Runaway Ransom (Cherokee Run)

D BF
7 8-8
Marco CcamaqueDino Guerrieri
Verdict

ARBITRATOR has been in very good form on his last couple of starts and looks the most likely winner in what appears a competitive contest on paper. Angel's Knight is respected along with Jimmu.

02:55 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 8 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,284 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f 110y

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
84-3071
i
1
Red, red cap (Shane Spiess)

Charlies Hot 21 

b m Fire Blitz - Charlies Indian (Indian Charlie)

D
6 8-11
Charle OliverosShane Spiess
2
64-4131
i
2
White, white cap (David Downard)

Colleens Storm 54 

b m Tiz Wonderful - Rare Ribbon (Proudest Romeo)

D
6 8-8
Wayne BarnettC Larue
3
4-45114
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Shane Spiess)

Starnilla 21 

dk m Good and Tough - Vanilla Whirl (Island Whirl)

D
6 8-8
Luis QuinonesShane Spiess
4
8-16615
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Miguel Jimenez)

Sunday Dinner 37 

dk m Sun King - Grey Formal (Formal Dinner)

D
6 8-8
Alex GonzalezMiguel Jimenez
5
302566
i
5
Black, black cap (Jose Lopez)

Siena Slew 12 

b m Scorpion - Siena (Stallion)

D
7 8-8
Olaf HernandezJose Lopez
6
325755
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Karla Stephen)

Ichtli 15 

dk m Any Given Saturday - May Day Vow (Broken Vow)

D
5 8-8
Noel VigilAnthony Stephen
7
651331
i
7
Red (Terry Hutto)

Color Me Sexy 14 

dk m Misremembered - Silvercity Lady (Silver Charm)

D
5 8-11
Wilkin OrtizGeoffrey Dixon
Verdict

Color Me Sexy and Colleens Storm are both solid contenders on what they have shown on their past couple of outings but they may have to play second fiddle to STARNILLA, who can make it three wins out of her last four starts.

03:20 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 14 Aug 2018

Race 9 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,843 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Sloppy (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
958553
i
1
Red, red cap (Sara Stanoszek)

Gordon's Girl 19 

ch f Western Outlaw - Little Erin (Digamist)

3 8-4 (ow4)
Jose DavilaSara Stanoszek
2
455-455
i
2
White, white cap (Jack Hancock)

Caspian Girl 36 

dk f Big Surf - Smart Dixie (Dixieland Band)

4 8-11
Wilkin OrtizTina Larue
3
43-2624
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Burton Sipp)

Broadway Broad 21 

dk m High Cotton - Aggressive Broad (Broad Brush)

5 8-11
Alex CruzBurton Sipp
4
36-2875
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (J Shilling)

Lil D 29 

b f Haynesfield - Bob's Dylan (David)

BF
4 8-11
Alex GonzalezJ Shilling
5
875542
i
5
Black, black cap (J D Farms)

Wise Surprise 13 

dk f Wised Up - Instant Copy (Invisible Ink)

3 8-4 (ow2)
Erik BarbaranC Davidson
6
76-0292
i
6
Lime, lime cap (John Capellini)

The Grange 15 

b m Broken Vow - Cool Reception (Deputy Minister)

8 8-11
Keivan SerranoJohn Capellini
7
524773
i
7
Red, red cap (Beauty For Ashes Stable Llc)

Jewels For Her 15 

b f Comedy Show - Hero For Her (Partner's Hero)

4 8-11
Wayne BarnettPatrick White
8
924-646
i
8
Yellow, Black Stripes, Yellow And Black quartered Cap (Michelle Helms)

Bellastar 28 

b f Warrior's Reward - Sustain (Vindication)

BF
3 8-4 (ow2)
Olaf HernandezEddie Clouston
9
422444
i
9
Green, orange braces, green and orange quartered cap (Jose Lopez)

Serket 15 

b m Scorpion - Skaya (Stack)

5 8-11
Charle OliverosJose Lopez
10
65-5446
i
10
Black, black cap (Marshall Godsey)

Bikini Hottie 23 

b f Treasure Beach - Mignonne (Wando)

3 8-4
Luis QuinonesClaudie Jr Godsey
Verdict

BELLASTAR was disappointing when down the field at Delaware on her latest start but she is capable of much better and the drop in trip can see her return to form. Bikini Hottie has to go close on recent evidence, while similar comments apply to Wise Surprise.