00:00 Mountaineer (USA) 22 Jun 2017

Race 1 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $13,040 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

7f 110y

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
73-6331
i
1
Red, red cap (Equinox, Inc And Ray, V Gail)

Crackin Jon 24 

dk c Drosselmeyer - Jon's Lady (Johannesburg)

3 8-7
Luis QuinonesEduardo Caramori
2
775322
i
2
White, white cap (Ronald Newlun)

Hachi 15 

b g Cuvee - What'd I Say (Shuailaan)

8 8-8 (ow5)
Sylvester Iii CarmoucheRonald Newlun
3
757671
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Scott Ksionzyk)

Canadian Knight 20 

ch g Langfuhr - Delta Danielle (Lord Avie)

D
5 8-8
Eddie JuradoJennifer Johnson
4
311501
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Team Work Horseman Corp)

Bright Blue 15 

blk g Midnight Lute - Lady Gallapiat (Gallapiat)

D
5 8-11
Charle OliverosSergio Vega
5
6-55382
i
5
Black, black cap (Thomas Santillo)

Goldies Nugget 22 

dk g Delaware Township - Golden Dollar (Silver Buck)

D
7 8-8
Wilkin OrtizDanny Bird
6
1035-51
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Boyce, John And Mildred)

Grantson 31 

b c Tiz Wonderful - Cat's Glow (Sir Cat)

D
Non Runner
7
633-475
i
7
Red, Red Cap (Susan Radulski)

Taylors Point 10 

gr/ g Alphabet Soup - Mother Molly Boo (Langfuhr)

D
8 8-8
Jose DavilaSusan Radulski
Verdict

CRACKIN JON was a hugely impressive winner on his recent start over five and a half furlongs and the step up in trip could potentially bring about improvement. Grantson and Hachi lead the list of dangers.

00:22 Mountaineer (USA) 22 Jun 2017

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

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

2

1m

Yielding

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
171114-
i
1
Red, red cap (Copperville Farm)

C V's Monster Man 252 

ch g Meadow Monster - Rowdy Woman (Fastness)

D BF
5 8-8
Luis QuinonesJ Baird
2
5-88735
i
2
White, white cap (Wayne Scanlan)

Bo's Bullet 31 

b g Benny the Bull - Pago Island (Island Whirl)

D
5 8-8
Wilkin OrtizDebra Hale
3
653668
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Santos Ruvalcaba)

Smack Down 17 

dk g Suave - Gratefully (Fortunate Prospect)

D
Non Runner
4
347467
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (John Capellini)

Night Out 32 

b g Include - Weekend Connection (Pulpit)

D
5 8-8
Ajhari WilliamsJohn Capellini
5
153453
i
5
Black, black cap (Jack Hancock)

Siegfreedroesch 16 

ch g Come On Jazz - Ullaroesch (Libito Point)

3 8-4 (ow3)
Alex CruzC Larue
6
153452
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Jay Bernardini)

Loyalty Spirit 17 

ch g Flower Alley - Finchster (Malabar Gold)

D BF
4 8-8
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
7
2174-44
i
7
Red, white hoops, red and white hooped cap (Charles River Racing)

Victory Slide 38 

b g Rock Slide - My Aunt Dianne (Norquestor)

5 8-8
Samuel BermudezJay Bernardini
Verdict

C V'S MONSTER MAN failed in his bid to get the four-timer last time but can get back in the winner's enclosure here. Victory Slide is a solid threat along with Loyalty Spirit.

00:44 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,284 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
486621
i
1
Red, red cap (John Capellini)

Voter 23 

dk g Victory Gallop - Camp Wood (Forest Camp)

D
9 8-11
Ajhari WilliamsJohn Capellini
2
533411
i
2
White, white cap (Michelle Helms)

Arangol 15 

b g In Summation - Amoramente (Repriced)

D
6 8-11
Wesley HoEdward Clouston
3
421715
i
3
Blue, blue cap (John Capellini)

Havermeyer Street 8 

b g Bernstein - Sunday Money (Gone West)

D
5 8-11
Erik BarbaranJohn Capellini
4
26-3317
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Dennis Van Meter)

Autumn Ember 8 

gr/ h Indian Charlie - Autumn Ash (Tapit)

D
5 8-8
Nicolle DisdierDennis Van
5
122216
i
5
Black, black cap (Catherine Angelo)

Half Leader 30 

ch g Parading - Witty Woman (Red Bullet)

D
5 8-8
Charle OliverosLeandro Moreno
6
4-54117
i
6
Lime, lime cap (William Devane)

Box Office 13 

b g Tiznow - Crazy Woman Creek (Wild Rush)

D
8 8-8 (ow5)
Sylvester Iii CarmoucheAnthony Rideoutt
Verdict

Half Leader has a poor effort to bounce back from but on his best form would have excellent claims. Box Office has a similar profile and has every chance but preference goes to the hat-trick-seeking ARANGOL.

01:06 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,410 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
666375
i
1
Red, red cap (Osborne Smith)

Celestial Haze 22 

ch m Utopia - A. O. L. Hayes (A.P. Indy)

D
7 8-8
Kevin GonzalezOsborne Smith
2
588645
i
2
White, white cap (Short, Tommy C And Hawkins, Jimmy D)

Leave It In Vegas 10 

b m Quiet American - Here's Kitty (Kitwood)

D
8 8-8
Luciano HernandezTommy Short
3
253812
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Dwight Preston)

Sunrise Countessa 21 

dk f Artemus Sunrise - Countessa (Lord At War)

4 8-8
Luis QuinonesTommy Short
4
48-4126
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Jay Bernardini)

Lindyhop 21 

gr/ m Rockport Harbor - Jazzitup (Dixieland Band)

D BF
8 8-8
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
5
854144
i
5
Black, black cap (Sanchez, Andy And Gillespie, Anthony T)

Oakley Way 10 

dk m Any Given Saturday - Day of Obligation (Deputy Minister)

D
5 8-8
Wilkin OrtizAndy Sanchez
6
134-317
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Amalia Cox)

Fur Lined 9 

ch m Trust N Luck - Mittens (Storm Boot)

D
11 8-8
Charle OliverosAmalia Cox
Verdict

LINDYHOP looks the one to beat despite needing to return to form after her outing last time. Sunrise Countessa and Fur Lined both warrant plenty of respect.

01:28 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,157 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
5141-45
i
1
Red, red cap (Betty Zircher)

My Lawyer George 30 

ch g Gotham City - Chanceofalifetime (Pentelicus)

D
7 8-11
Luis QuinonesRobert Zircher
2
387446
i
2
White, white cap (Antonio Pizzurro)

Heroic Act 16 

b h Broken Vow - Miss Cap (Capote)

D
6 8-11
Luciano HernandezAntonio Pizzurro
3
889566
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Anthony Gillespie)

I'm A Big Hitter 24 

dk g Grand Slam - Arrow in Flight (Forest Wildcat)

D
5 8-11
Wilkin OrtizAnthony Gillespie
4
274-537
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Wallace Jenkins)

Joe's Keeper 10 

dk g Just Plain Joe - Shapewear (Irish Open)

D
8 8-11
Gilberto SantiagoWallace Jenkins
5
408-654
i
5
Black, black cap (Loren Cox)

My Nicky 10 

ch g Mr. Livingston - Running Jin (Running Stag)

D
9 8-11
Samuel BermudezLoren Cox
6
316-637
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Michelle Helms)

Star Maneuver 23 

b g Outflanker - Distant Star (A.P. Indy)

D
7 8-11
Wesley HoEdward Clouston
7
1213-89
i
7
Red, red cap (Catherine Angelo)

Corinthian Spire 19 

dk g Corinthian - Spire (Topsider)

D
8 8-11
Erik BarbaranLeandro Moreno
8
4800-60
i
8
Yellow, black stripes, yellow and black quartered cap (Charles Lawson)

Final Answer 32 

dk g Congrats - Wild Fortune (Wild Rush)

D
9 8-11
Charle OliverosCharles Lawson
Verdict

This looks a match on paper between CORINTHIAN SPIRE and Star Maneuver with slight preference going to the former. Final Answer completes the shortlist.

01:50 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 6 - Maiden Claiming (3YO only)

Winner $5,355 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
9
i
1
Red, red cap (Burton Sipp)

A Small Affair 17 

ch c Simmard - Gilded Affair (Gilded Time)

3 8-7
Kevin GonzalezBurton Sipp
2
58-8657
i
2
White, white cap (Burton Sipp)

Soft Mix 31 

b g Mixmaster - Soft Paige (Game Plan)

3 8-7
Nicolle DisdierBurton Sipp
3
074275-
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Chad Crago)

Thegift From Haven 206 

b c Maimonides - Made Of Fire (Monarchos)

3 8-7
Brandon WhitacreTerry Crago
4
5547
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (C Larue)

Mo Satin 17 

gr/ g Inamorato - Satin Song (Lit de Justice)

3 8-7
Alex CruzC Larue
5
6-4
i
5
Black, black cap (L N J Racing Stable Llc)

Sensei Javier 8 

b c Tapizar - Dreamingofleta (Rahy)

3 8-7
Charle OliverosSergio Vega
6
744
i
6
Lime, lime cap (James Bickett)

Cowboy Harvest 17 

b c Kodiak Kowboy - Harvest Lisa (Crafty Prospector)

Non Runner
Verdict

THEGIFT FROM HAVEN struggled at the back end of last year but is entitled to improve now fresh on his return. Sensei Javier could improve on just his third start, while Mo Satin is one who merits consideration.

02:12 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,906 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
445132
i
1
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Global Warning 23 

b f China Grind - Bay Street Barbara (Victory Gallop)

D
4 8-8
Wesley HoEdward Clouston
2
761346
i
2
White, white cap (Noel Sanchez)

Blame Bryan 10 

dk f Nobiz Like Shobiz - Fly Sky High (Fly So Free)

D
4 8-8
Luis QuinonesNoel Sanchez
3
722168
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Anthony Gillespie)

Philly Billy 23 

ch f Dublin - Time for Karakorum (Fly So Free)

D
4 8-8
Wilkin OrtizAnthony Gillespie
4
977542
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Terry Staley)

In The Quay Of Me 10 

dk f Circular Quay - Leonarda (Rockport Harbor)

4 8-8
Luciano HernandezWilliam Hackney
5
708-584
i
5
Black, black cap (Ruben Stable)

Miss Conspicuous 10 

dk f Court Vision - Ben's Dancin (Whiskey Wisdom)

4 8-8
Nicolle DisdierGeoffrey Dixon
6
2413-32
i
6
Lime, lime cap (William Durbin)

Bright Lady 36 

dk m Valid Reprized - Naughty Dreadlocks (Groomstick)

D
5 8-8
Gilberto SantiagoWilliam Durbin
7
33497-7
i
7
Red, Red Cap (Sandra Witherow)

Viscious Circle 31 

dk m Schwarzwald - Ren's Ruby (Randy Regent)

D
8 8-8
Erik BarbaranSandra Witherow
Verdict

BRIGHT LADY brings some very consistent form to the table and looks the clear one to side with. Global Warning and In The Quay Of Me are hugely respected.

02:34 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $10,207 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
614254
i
1
Red, red cap (Rice, Howard And Hebert, Matt)

Super Wonderful 11 

b f Super Saver - No Wonder (Three Wonders)

3 8-4
Brandon WhitacreMatt Hebert
2
52-3701
i
2
White, white cap (T G Group)

Lady Shackleford 16 

ch f Shackleford - Awesome Surprise (Awesome Again)

D
3 8-7
Chad MurphyTroy Green
3
311-364
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Brooken Brinsfield)

Slow Dance 11 

dk m Mass Media - Dance Special (Theatrical)

D
5 8-8
Renzo DiazBrooken Brinsfield
4
332213
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Leilani Owens-tracy)

Scorpion Dancer 7 

b f Scorpion - Straight Fama (Straight Man)

4 8-8
Charle OliverosLeilani Tracy
5
521
i
5
Black, black cap (Philippe Vinh)

Marvelous Spot 52 

dk f Archarcharch - In Her Glory (Miswaki)

D
3 8-4
Luis QuinonesEric Reed
6
21-4634
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Jerry Jamgotchian)

Tiz A Sweep 52 

b f Tiznow - Nany's Sweep (End Sweep)

D
3 8-4 (ow2)
Edgar PaucarEric Reed
Verdict

Tiz A Sweep and Scorpion Dancer look to have solid credentials with their form around this level but they have it to prove against SUPER WONDERFUL dropping in class.

02:56 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 22 Jun 2017

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,157 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
235313
i
1
Red, red cap (Louise Poole)

Chariot Char 9 

gr/ m Equality - Molly G (Cryptoclearance)

D
9 8-11
Alex GonzalezJami Poole
2
26-3322
i
2
White, white cap (Dennis Van Meter)

Repossee 9 

b m Officer - Unbridled Tale (Tale Of The Cat)

D
8 8-8
Wilkin OrtizDennis Van
3
76-5043
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Dave Treharne)

Barbed Wire Tatt 10 

ch m Seeking The Dia - Lemon Flower (Lemon Drop Kid)

D
6 8-8
Luciano HernandezDave Treharne
4
1346-03
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Jay Bernardini)

Wildcat Honey 23 

ch m Wildcat Heir - Grass (Meadowlake)

D
8 8-8
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
5
38-7270
i
5
Black, black cap (Brady Howell)

Don't Shush Me 10 

b m Silent Name - Gilded Nip (Gilded Time)

D
Non Runner
6
0-02259
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Siesta Thoroughbred Racing)

P Town Boo 10 

b m Lucky J. H. - Come On Margaret (Flying Victor)

D BF
6 8-8
Ajhari WilliamsGary Welsh
7
155-815
i
7
Red, Red Bars on White Sleeves (Charles Lawson)

Exclusive Glitter 9 

b m Exclusive Quality - True Glitter (Robin des Pins)

D
7 8-8
Luis QuinonesCharles Lawson
8
732132
i
8
Yellow, black stripes, yellow and black quartered cap (Charles Lawson)

Showmethetouch 23 

ch m Showing Up - Awesome Touch (Awesome Again)

D
7 8-8
Charle OliverosCharles Lawson
Verdict

REPOSSEE has ran respectably on all her starts in 2017 and this looks the perfect opportunity to get back to winning ways. Showmethetouch and Wildcat Honey are very solid in their own right and are capable of taking advantage if the selection underperforms.