Monthly Archives: July 2011

LEADING TRAINERS AT COLONIAL DOWNS

Leading Trainers at Colonial Downs By Wins – Starting Date: 06/08/2011 and Ending Date: 07/20/2011
Name

Starts

1st

2nd

3rd

Earnings

Michael V. Pino

39

17

4

2

$153,079

Dane Kobiskie

55

16

18

4

$213,620

A. Ferris Allen, III

98

16

17

18

$278,081

Hamilton A. Smith

54

8

9

6

$141,632

Kathleen O’Connell

78

6

6

9

$96,983

Stephanie B. Nixon

22

5

4

2

$89,242

Lilith E. Boucher

30

5

3

0

$42,123

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COLONIAL DOWNS CANCELS THURSDAY RACING

Thursday’s racing at Colonial Downs has been cancelled due to extreme heat.

VA-BRED LUNAR MIST WINS MOUNTAINEER’S FIRECRACKER

Malibu Moon’s latest stakes winner came in the $75,000 Firecracker S. at Mountaineer Park on July 3, when Virginia-bred Lunar Mist came from near the back of the pack to prevail by three-quarters of a length on the firm turf course.
Lunar Mist, 4, had to weave through traffic on the turn, then split foes once again in mid-stretch to get the lead inside the sixteenth pole. The gray filly finished the mile in a quick 1:35.85 for her first… Continue reading