00:00 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 1 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,717 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
331241-
i
1
Red, red cap (Cathy Kelly)

Castle's Girl 203 

b m Windsor Castle - Logan's Girl (Honour And Glory)

D
8 8-11
Luis QuinonesElliot Sullivan
2
81530-0
i
2
White, white cap (Siesta Thoroughbred Racing)

P Town Boo 61 

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

D
6 8-11
Samuel BermudezRichard Zielinski
3
66318-2
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Burton Sipp)

No Free Ride 8 

ch m Pure Prize - Fair Warning (Dixie Union)

D
7 8-11
Kevin GonzalezBurton Sipp
4
245-664
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Charles Lawson)

Lil Miss Tioga 30 

b f Kiss the Kid - Little Heiress (Wildcat Heir)

4 8-11
Yuri YarangaCharles Lawson
5
34677-6
i
5
Black, black cap (C Larue)

Red Hot Bull 8 

b m Benny the Bull - Thedreamstillon (Vanlandingham)

D
6 8-11
Alex CruzC Larue
6
222231-
i
6
Lime, lime cap (John Baird)

Office Drama 218 

dk f Big Drama - Demetra's Love (Tamayaz)

D
4 8-11
Eddie JuradoJohn Baird
7
33148-4
i
7
Red, Red Cap (Jay Bernardini)

Lindyhop 109 

gr/ m Rockport Harbor - Jazzitup (Dixieland Band)

D
8 8-11
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
Verdict

CASTLE'S GIRL demonstrated her effectiveness under these conditions when scoring over C&D in October and should go well if running up to that level on her return. No Free Ride and Lil Miss Tioga make most appeal of the remainder.

00:22 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,592 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
587/88-8
i
1
Red, red cap (Lucinda Knowles)

Believe In You 8 

dk g Congrats - Sister Greeley (Mr. Greeley)

D
9 8-11
Juan RosaLucinda Knowles
2
265776-
i
2
White, white cap (Franklin Brinkley)

Loveshackled 267 

dk g Sir Shackleton - Tap the Sky (Pleasant Tap)

6 8-11
Alex GonzalezFranklin Brinkley
3
323307-
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Bart Baird)

Slammer 138 

gr/ g Grand Slam - Swan Peak (Broad Brush)

D
Non Runner
4
574240-
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Charles Lawson)

Crash Magee 152 

ch g Delaware Township - Crisis (High Gold)

D
8 8-11
Yuri YarangaCharles Lawson
5
34332-0
i
5
Black, black cap (J Baird)

Majestic Spring 110 

dk g Spring At Last - Powder Bowl (Pleasant Colony)

5 8-11
Erik BarbaranJ Baird
6
74-8274
i
6
Lime, lime cap (C Larue)

Poised To A Tee 8 

b g Congrats - Appealing Jeanne (Valid Appeal)

D
8 8-11
Alex CruzC Larue
7
4/20947-
i
7
Red, White Hoops, Red And White quartered Cap (Melinda Sanders)

Track Bully 160 

dk g Orientate - Cloudy Colors (Personal Flag)

D
10 8-11
Gilberto SantiagoMelinda Sanders
Verdict

Slammer is entitled to improve for this drop in grade but preference is for POISED TO A TEE, who could build on his course fourth last time now granted this additional yardage. Majestic Spring has place claims on his best form.

00:44 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 3 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,592 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
44-5254
i
1
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Squidalem 22 

b g Roman Ruler - Cove (Pine Bluff)

D
6 8-8
Jose DavilaEdward Clouston
2
531563-
i
2
White, white cap (Burton Sipp)

Ore 155 

b h Gottcha Gold - Littlemarysunshine (Tour D'Or)

D
5 8-8 (ow3)
Sylvester Iii CarmoucheBurton Sipp
3
387550-
i
3
Blue, blue cap (William Hackney)

Precious Energy 116 

dk g Mobil - Diamond Lane (Bold Ruckus)

D
6 8-8 (ow3)
Ivan GonzalezWilliam Hackney
4
4679-85
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Flamingo Run Llc)

Gunner Road 9 

dk g Gunnerside - Road Buddy (Kennedy Road)

D
5 8-8
Eddie JuradoDonald Blankenship
5
51-0160
i
5
Black, black cap (Ceccato, Sharon And Tahos, Joseph)

Spend A Penny 48 

b g Showing Up - Ashley (Langfuhr)

D
4 8-8
Wilkin OrtizSharon Ceccato
6
754747-
i
1A
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Humboldt N Frost 145 

b g Big Brown - Diamond Dina (Adcat)

5 8-8
Edgar PaucarEdward Clouston
Verdict

Squidalem makes some appeal on his course second over 6f in February and is expected to be thereabouts, though preference is instead for ORE, who stayed on well for third over 5f last time and could improve for this extra yardage. Humboldt N Frost could play a minor role.

01:06 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 4 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,465 - 4 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
667-694
i
1
Red, red cap (D & D STABLE)

Tamarack 8 

ch f Giant Oak - Wild Meggie Meg (Wild Zone)

4 8-11
Ivan GonzalezAlejandro Gomez
2
459454
i
2
White, white cap (Rafael Flores)

Niagara Belle 5 

dk f Niagara Causeway - Circus Belle (Grand Circus Park)

Non Runner
3
474466
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Marcus Marashian)

Queen Of Beauty 5 

b f Cowtown Cat - Popularafterschool (Gulch)

4 8-11
Gabriel LagunesRobert Inman
4
46-7276
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (C Larue)

Blame Bryan 12 

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

4 8-11
Alex CruzC Larue
5
8945-68
i
5
Black, black cap (J Shilling)

Allie's Revival 42 

dk f Repent - Storming Allie (Lightnin N Thunder)

4 8-11
Luis QuinonesJ Shilling
6
459-
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Dave Treharne)

Sweet Lil Betty 148 

b m Pride of Burkaan - Sweet Lil Punky (Limit Out)

Withdrawn
Verdict

A desperate race in which most of these have something to prove. QUEEN OF BEAUTY could take a forward step now stepped up in trip and is the tentative choice ahead of Niagara Belle and Allie's Revival, both of whom drop in grade.

01:28 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,922 - 3 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
554561
i
1
Red, red cap (Michelle Helms)

Silly Face 18 

ch f D' Funnybone - Douce Expression (Western Expression)

D
4 8-7 (ow1)
Jose DavilaEdward Clouston
2
112546-
i
2
White, white cap (Burton Sipp)

Chimi Dee 210 

dk m Decarchy - Chichim (Chimineas)

D
Non Runner
3
12-7525
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Scott Skinkis)

Lena Love 40 

gr/ m City Weekend - Kind Lena (Seneca Jones)

D
Non Runner
4
2361-15
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Sharon Ceccato)

Just Keep Driving 55 

b m Rebellion - Truly Fair (Crafty Prospector)

D
Non Runner
5
522-457
i
5
Black, black cap (Joshua Robillard)

Kimstrong 55 

b f Trappe Shot - Exploding Star (Exploit)

D
Non Runner
6
2-44871
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Judy Meyers)

Lola Getz 8 

b m Cougar Cat - Oxford Wedding (Stalwart)

D
6 8-8
Agustin BrachoChristi Esposito
7
214224
i
7
Red, white hoops, red and white quartered cap (Elliot Sullivan)

She's All That 22 

b f Haynesfield - She Ain't Much (Phone Trick)

D BF
4 8-8
Jose BrachoElliot Sullivan
Verdict

SILLY FACE looked on good terms with herself when scoring over track and trip last time and rates the one to beat. Big runs from the likes of Lola Getz and She's All That can also be expected.

01:50 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,717 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
523-584
i
1
Red, red cap (Old First Ward Stable)

One Fast Sarava 6 

dk g Sarava - Hard and Fast (Fortunate Prospect)

D
8 8-8
Jose BrachoJohn Capellini
2
45316-4
i
2
White, white cap (Marcus Marashian)

Flying Butterfly 97 

ch g Proud Citizen - Hot Salsa (Thirty Eight Paces)

D
6 8-8
Luis QuinonesRobert Inman
3
63-0421
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Louise Poole)

Oversized 46 

dk g Giant Gizmo - Caseys Irish Pride (Salt Lake)

D
6 8-8
Rex Iii StokesJami Poole
4
72-6677
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Bart Baird)

Two Lions 36 

b g Lion Heart - Ms. Lydonia (Labeeb)

D
8 8-8
Eddie JuradoBart Baird
5
5568-70
i
5
Black, black cap (C Larue)

Expensive Candy 34 

b g Candy Ride - Lady Of Substance (Sadler's Wells)

D
7 8-8
Alex CruzC Larue
6
4-00645
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Silvano Gonzalez)

Justforgetaboutit 6 

ch g Gottcha Gold - Rebooked (Notebook)

D
7 8-8
Wilkin OrtizSilvano Gonzalez
7
94-4866
i
1A
Red, red cap (John Capellini)

Voter 19 

dk g Victory Gallop - Camp Wood (Forest Camp)

D
Withdrawn
Verdict

FLYING BUTTERFLY may be able to improve on his course fourth last time having been recently gelded and is one to monitor closely in the betting. Oversized and One Fast Sarava can battle it out for the silver medal.

02:12 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $3,843 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
86-5177
i
1
Red, red cap (Wayward Winds Stable)

Amor Imposible 37 

dk m Pure Prize - Moochie Too (Jeblar)

D
7 8-8
Alex GonzalezWilliam Howard
2
72-4334
i
2
White, white cap (JSR Stables, Inc)

Trippydoodle 30 

ch m Salute the Sarge - Trippin Star (Trippi)

D
6 8-8
Edgar PaucarJake Radosevich
3
31-2588
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Short, Tommy C And Hawkins, Jimmy D)

Leave It In Vegas 30 

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

D
8 8-8
Luis QuinonesTommy Short
4
4-63259
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Bart Baird)

War News 18 

b m El Medwar - Perpetual (Timeless Moment)

D
5 8-8
Charle OliverosBart Baird
5
3-13748
i
5
Black, black cap (Michelle Helms)

Newly Fashioned 15 

b m Old Fashioned - Bold Assurance (Stormy Atlantic)

D
6 8-8 (ow3)
Sylvester Iii CarmoucheEdward Clouston
6
17-8489
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Noel Sanchez)

Hellcat 13 

dk m Doneraile Court - Gonna Be Love (Not For Love)

D
7 8-8
Erik BarbaranNoel Sanchez
Verdict

Trippydoodle has claims if putting her best foot forward but preference is for AMOR IMPOSIBLE, who is a potential improver now her sights have been lowered. Newly Fashioned looks best of the rest.

02:34 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $10,457 - 5 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
386-153
i
1
Red, red cap (Jay Bernardini)

Loyalty Spirit 20 

ch g Flower Alley - Finchster (Malabar Gold)

4 8-8
Erik BarbaranJay Bernardini
2
18134-
i
2
White, white cap (Lloyd Hans)

A Cowboy's Fight 232 

b g Sexy Cowboy - Cathy's Fight (Fit To Fight)

BF
4 8-8 (ow4)
Armando MartinezKelli Martinez
3
5-17
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Steve Phillips)

Leota Double E 78 

dk g Einstein - Eleanora (Lucky North)

D BF
Non Runner
4
641344-
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Sandra Witherow)

Famous Fighter 158 

dk g Pride of Burkaan - Wheezer (Signal Tap)

D
8 8-8 (ow3)
Ivan GonzalezSandra Witherow
5
956251
i
5
Black, black cap (Dwight Preston)

B Rod Maclean 8 

b c Maclean's Music - Indian Sunset (Storm Bird)

D
3 8-7
Rex Iii StokesTommy Short
6
173-633
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Equinox, Inc And Ray, V Gail)

Crackin Jon 58 

dk c Drosselmeyer - Jon's Lady (Johannesburg)

D BF
Non Runner
7
83-4112
i
7
Red, red cap (Sab Nc Stable)

Magical Connection 20 

dk g Flatter - Foxcroft Sister (Lord Gaylord)

D BF
5 8-8
Samuel BermudezGlenn Kopp
Verdict

B ROD MACLEAN got the job done nicely over 6f here earlier in the month and is expected to remain competitive over this shorter trip. Loyalty Spirit and Crackin Jon can chase the selection home to pick up some minor money.

02:56 Mountaineer (USA) (Dirt) 24 Apr 2017

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,724 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
321298-
i
1
Red, red cap (Paula Zameroski)

Mashpee Pond 168 

ch g Don Six - Miss Kneehigh (Defrere)

D
6 8-8
Chad MurphyShawn Fairman
2
1-76445
i
2
White, white cap (Noel Sanchez)

My Friend David 5 

dk c Mutadda - Requesting More (Norquestor)

D
Non Runner
3
3050-41
i
3
Blue, blue cap (Alonzo Macias)

Bear Hunter 57 

dk g Kentucky Bear - Wildandprosperous (Wild Event)

D
6 8-8
Charle OliverosRafael Flores
4
154-579
i
4
Yellow, yellow cap (Livin The Dream Racing Llc)

G F Budders 67 

b g U S Ranger - Jig (Catrail)

D
4 8-8
Edgar PaucarThomas Maxwell
5
361522-
i
5
Black, black cap (Ceccato, Sharon And Vetere, Jim)

Grandys Got Gold 151 

ch g Philanthropist - Grandy's Glory (Bold Executive)

D
4 8-8
Luis QuinonesSharon Ceccato
6
126547-
i
6
Lime, lime cap (Dennis Van Meter)

He's The Dude 179 

b g Invasor - She's Scrumpy (Squadron Leader)

5 8-8
Luciano HernandezDennis Van
7
529-500
i
7
Black, Black Cap (John Baird)

Yo Phat 47 

b g Custom For Carlos - Off The Charts (A.P. Indy)

D
4 8-8
Eddie JuradoJohn Baird
Verdict

Recent claimer scorer Bear Hunter is respected in his current form but preference is instead for recent C&D second GRANDYS GOT GOLD. My Friend David could sneak some minor money if the principals misfire.