Mountaineer Entries & Results for Monday, August 15, 2022

Mountaineer, New Cumberland, WV
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Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort opened in 1951 along the Ohio River and is credited as the first racino in the United States.
Biggest stakes: The West Virginia Derby and the West Virginia Governor's Stakes.

Picks Report Get Expert Mountaineer Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.2%, and third place picks are winning 16.6%.

Mountaineer Power Picks the last 14 days: 37.5% winners 21/56

1M, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,500

$2 Daily Double (Races 1-2) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 4 (races 1-4) $.50 Wheel

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top selection is #9 Watts of Energy the 6/1 third choice on the morning line, trained by Jay P. Bernardini and Odhair J. Mayta. A three-year-old son of Unbridled Energy has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

A Late One

Run Away and Hide

Pavel Matejka

Yuri Yaranga

8/5

2 2

Pretty Loud

Boisterous

Alejandro Gomez

Angel I. Diaz

6/1

3 3

Downtothehonkytonk

Uptowncharlybrown

Jeff W. Zook

Marco A. Ccamaque

10/1

4 4

Wild Wine

Wrote (IRE)

Jessica L Pizzurro

Luis Alberto Batista

10/1

5 5

Quidproquo Joeblow

Get Stormy

Juan Pablo Silva

Ajhari Williams

8/1

6 6

Structural Damage

Gormley

J. Michael Baird

Charle Oliveros

8/1

7

Paynter Fever

Paynter

Alison Escobar

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

15/1

8 8

I Havewhatit Takes

Temple City

Sara Stanoszek

Jose M. Davila

15/1

9 9 Picks Report

Watts of Energy

Unbridled Energy

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

6/1

10 10

Mr Ghost

Ghostzapper

Rachel Sells

Guillermo Rodriguez

10/1

11

Bane

Tourist

Kenny R. Cross, Jr.

Jose L. Vega

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

12

Trump Flag

Cross Traffic

Javier Suarez

Robert Halledeen

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
A Late One  1 $4.00 $2.80 $2.40
Wild Wine  4 - $15.20 $9.80
Mr Ghost 10 - - $8.00
Quidproquo Joeblow  5 - - -
Also rans: Structural Damage, I Havewhatit Takes, Watts of Energy, Downtothehonkytonk, Pretty Loud
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-4-10 $563.60 $35,666.00
Perfecta 1-4 $54.80 $39,745.00
Superfecta 1-4-10-5 $3,642.40 $22,354.00
Fractions and final time: :23.49, :47.87, 1:12.58, 1:37.59
Winning Owner: Grayson, Jr., Bob, Crown Racing Stable and Matejka, Pavel
Winning Breeder: Phillips Racing Partnership
A LATE ONE set the pace holding daylight on the backside being pressed from the inside into the far turn tightening rival on the rail there kicking clear in upper stretch being ridden out along the inside.

7F, Turf, $12,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,800

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 3 (races 2-4) $1 Wheel

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The pick is the 10/1 seventh choice on the morning line, #7 Wile E Peyote. The seven-year-old gelding by City Zip is trained by Jay P. Bernardini and ridden by Odhair J. Mayta. He has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

New Year Surprise

Street Sense

Gennadi Dorochenko

Jose L. Vega

7/2

2 2

Graceful Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Amador Merei Sanchez

Luis Alberto Batista

5/2

3 3

Unbridledselection

Unbridled Energy

Jay P. Bernardini

Charle Oliveros

5/1

4 4

Coral Legacy

Bodemeister

Donald T. Blankenship

Guillermo Rodriguez

10/1

5 5

Pat Daddy

Scat Daddy

Nestor Rivera

Angel I. Diaz

12/1

6 6

Light Cruiser

English Channel

Gregory Eidschun

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

10/1

7 Picks Report

Wile E Peyote

City Zip

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

10/1

8 8

Don't Poke the Cat

Bluegrass Cat

Alejandro Gomez

Ajhari Williams

9/2

9 9

Shosha

Flintshire (GB)

Jennifer A. Johnson

Eddie Jurado

15/1

10 10

Deputy Ben

Deputy Rummy

John O. Daniel, Jr.

Jorge A. Monserrate, Jr.

30/1

11

Out Work'n

Outwork

Kelsie Calvo

Marco A. Ccamaque

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
New Year Surprise  1 $11.00 $5.20 $4.00
Light Cruiser  6 - $10.60 $7.00
Pat Daddy  5 - - $8.20
Don't Poke the Cat  8 - - -
Also rans: Unbridledselection, Graceful Kitten, Coral Legacy, Shosha, Deputy Ben
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-1 $18.40 $15,989.00
Perfecta 1-6 $86.00 $45,454.00
Superfecta 1-6-5-8 $5,783.20 $23,922.00
Trifecta 1-6-5 $1,193.60 $37,426.00
Fractions and final time: :23.71, :46.41, 1:10.98, 1:23.28
Winning Owner: Glockenburg LLC
Winning Breeder: Three Chimneys Farm, LLC
NEW YEAR SURPRISE slow early lagged to the far turn rallying on the inside into upper stretch splitting horses mid stretch getting up at the wire.

Head to Head: Handicapping the 2022 West Virginia Derby

Triple Crown contenders take a drop in class for the $500,000 West Virginia Derby.

5F, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $21,200

$2 Daily Double (Races 3-4) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #1 Mudslide Wicked the 3/5 ML favorite trained by Amador Merei Sanchez and ridden by Luis Alberto Batista. The five-year-old mare by Wicked Strong has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

  • There's potential for a fast pace in this race with all the speed. Get the Pace Report for advanced analysis of the pace in every race today.
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1 Picks Report

Mudslide Wicked

Wicked Strong

Amador Merei Sanchez

Luis Alberto Batista

3/5

2

Shop Around

Court Vision

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

20/1

3 3

Ruthyla

Khozan

Jay P. Bernardini

Charle Oliveros

4/1

4 4

Distorted Splendor

Mr. Prankster

Joseph P. Stehr

Guillermo Rodriguez

15/1

5 5

Shyla Girl

Windsor Castle

Lori Udall

Angel I. Diaz

12/1

6 6

De Pura Sangre

Twirling Candy

Jami C. Poole

Andrew R. Ramgeet

6/1

7 7

La Lima

Greenpointcrusader

Alejandro Gomez

Ajhari Williams

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Mudslide Wicked  1 $2.40 $2.20 $2.20
De Pura Sangre  6 - $3.20 $2.80
Shyla Girl  5 - - $5.20
La Lima  7 - - -
Also rans: Ruthyla, Distorted Splendor
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 1-6 $7.40 $34,131.00
Superfecta 1-6-5-7 $429.00 $18,185.00
Trifecta 1-6-5 $84.60 $27,486.00
Fractions and final time: :22.32, :45.12, :56.94
Winning Owner: Super Super Stable
Winning Breeder: Endeavor Farm & Caveman Stables
MUDSLIDE WICKED rushed up on the rail wresting a clear lead on the turn, challenged into upper stretch swung out seven wide then drifted nine wide while clearing late.

6F, Dirt, $4,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,700

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 5 (races 4-8) $.50 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Sport Palace

Palace

James R. Barker

Charle Oliveros

2/1

2 2

Bordeaux Legacy

Treasure Beach (GB)

Cally Ann Herrington

Yuri Yaranga

5/2

3 3

Miss Mayflower

Tamarkuz

Julie Stansbury

Guillermo Rodriguez

10/1

4 4

Tell Me a Secret

Paynter

Shane M. Spiess

Ajhari Williams

3/1

5 5

Smart Salsita

Two Step Salsa

Walter F. Bish

Jose L. Vega

15/1

6 6

Helens Spirit

Upstart

Wilfrido Montano

Odhair J. Mayta

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Sport Palace  1 $4.80 $2.60 $2.20
Tell Me a Secret  4 - $9.40 $3.40
Helens Spirit  6 - - $2.20
Bordeaux Legacy  2 - - -
Also rans: Smart Salsita, Miss Mayflower
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 1-4 $52.60 $29,640.00
Daily Double 1-1 $6.60 $10,785.00
Superfecta 1-4-6-2 $130.80 $18,384.00
Trifecta 1-4-6 $95.60 $23,583.00
Pick 3 1-1-1 $33.40 $18,264.00
Pick 4 1/7/11/12-1-1/2-1 $69.40 $77,208.00
Fractions and final time: :23.69, :48.27, 1:01.42, 1:14.57
Winning Owner: Linda Barker
Winning Breeder: Stewart M. Madison
SPORT PALACE stalked the pace rallying to vie three deep in upper stretch taking over late to win clear.

What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

6F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,500

$2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 4 (races 5-8) $.50 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Check Six

Papa Clem

Donald T. Blankenship

Eddie Jurado

2/1

2

Kit Kat Katie

Sky Mesa

Donald T. Blankenship

Jose L. Vega

4/1

3 3

Birdie Blue

Race Day

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

6/1

4 4

Roraima

Afleet Express

Barbara J. Sauer

Andrew R. Ramgeet

10/1

5 5

Sugar Britches

Soldat

John W. Baird

Ajhari Williams

10/1

6 6

Devilish Magic

Zulu Magic

Jason Uelmen

Angel I. Diaz

6/1

7 7

Breaking the Code

Desert Code

Juan Pablo Silva

Elemanuel Luna

6/1

8 8

Darlindiva

Handsome Mike

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Sugar Britches  5 $16.80 $7.20 $3.40
Darlindiva  8 - $7.20 $6.00
Roraima  4 - - $7.20
Birdie Blue  3 - - -
Also rans: Check Six, Devilish Magic, Breaking the Code
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 5-8 $88.60 $39,431.00
Superfecta 5-8-4-3 $1,813.20 $16,697.00
Trifecta 5-8-4 $751.00 $29,830.00
Fractions and final time: :22.89, :47.15, 1:00.47, 1:13.61
Winning Owner: John W. Baird
Winning Breeder: Michael Corder
SUGAR BRITCHES chased the pace edging closer on the turn vying four wide in upper stretch surging late to win going away.

6F, Dirt, $15,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $21,200

$2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 3 (races 6-8) $1 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Templement

Flatter

Jamey R. Johnson

Guillermo Rodriguez

3/1

2 2

Spice It Up

Super Saver

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

5/2

3 3

Sierra Diamond

Bahamian Squall

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

6/1

4

Big News Coming

Mr. Big

Gregory Eidschun

Ajhari Williams

12/1

5

Bad Karma

Gemologist

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

10/1

6

Missczech

Cairo Prince

Gregory Eidschun

Luis Alberto Batista

8/1

7 7

Kingston Time

Graydar

J. Michael Baird

Charle Oliveros

10/1

8 8

J P's Gladys

J P's Gusto

Nestor Rivera

Angel I. Diaz

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Spice It Up  2 $5.60 $2.40 -
Templement  1 - $2.20 -
J P's Gladys  8 - - -
Sierra Diamond  3 - - -
Also rans: Kingston Time
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 2-1-8-3 $24.00 $9,237.00
Trifecta 2-1-8 $14.60 $17,041.00
Perfecta 2-1 $6.80 $27,375.00
Fractions and final time: :22.52, :46.14, :58.43, 1:10.93
Winning Owner: JKX Racing
Winning Breeder: Three Chimneys Farm, LLC
SPICE IT UP hustled on the inside wrested the lead from the rail at the quarter pole drawing clear in upper stretch holding firm the final eighth along the inside to wire.

Zipse: Ce Ce is on path to another Breeders' Cup win

Brian Zipse believes Chillingworth favorite Ce Ce can be a Breeders' Cup winner again.

5 1/2F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $23,800

$2 Daily Double (Races 7-8) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Emperorofthedark

Conveyance

Michel Douaihy

Charle Oliveros

5/2

2 2

Energizer

Uncle Mo

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

8/5

3 3

Perth Amboy

California Chrome

C. Steve Larue

Luis Alberto Batista

15/1

4 4

Rescue Five

Friesan Fire

Marcus Kocijan

Angel I. Diaz

5/1

5

Baytown Frosty

Frosted

Paul McEntee

Odhair J. Mayta

5/1

6

Weld

First Samurai

Wilfrido Montano

Juan J. L. Velez

6/1

7 7

Bankx Turbo

Turbo Compressor

Virginia Demczyk

Ricardo Barrios

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Emperorofthedark  1 $3.00 $2.20 -
Energizer  2 - $2.60 -
Rescue Five  4 - - -
Bankx Turbo  7 - - -
Also rans: Perth Amboy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 1-2 $7.20 $24,895.00
Superfecta 1-2-4-7 $13.20 $10,611.00
Trifecta 1-2-4 $10.20 $19,402.00
Fractions and final time: :22.3, :46.11, :58.61, 1:05.31
Winning Owner: Juan Carlos Perez
Winning Breeder: Buck Pond Farm Inc. & Rob Auerbach
EMPEROROFTHEDARK away alertly set a pressured pace through the turn shaking clear along the inside in upper stretch holding safe to wide pressure late.

6F, Dirt, $6,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $9,000

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $1 Super 5 $.50 Box

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

K P Silver Bullet

Secret Circle

Travis Denny

Ajhari Williams

7/2

2 2

Midnight Lewis

Lewis Michael

J. Edwin Shilling

Charle Oliveros

8/1

3

Limit Up

Union Jackson

Larry Rivelli

Erik Barbaran

8/5

4

Hard Frost

Frosted

Donald T. Blankenship

Eddie Jurado

6/1

5 5

Fast Mischief

Goldencents

Wilfrido Montano

Juan J. L. Velez

15/1

6 6

Choco Roco

Warrior's Reward

John W. Baird

Luis Alberto Batista

10/1

7 7

Profound One

Gone Astray

Gregory Eidschun

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

4/1

8

Shaena Bue

Pure Precision

Cally Ann Herrington

Jorge A. Monserrate, Jr.

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
K P Silver Bullet  1 $3.20 $2.20 -
Profound One  7 - $2.20 -
Choco Roco  6 - - -
Midnight Lewis  2 - - -
Also rans: Fast Mischief
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-1 $7.80 $15,594.00
Perfecta 1-7 $6.40 $29,002.00
Superfecta 1-7-6-2 $14.60 $9,054.00
Super High Five 1-7-6-2-5 $20.00 $3,239.00
Trifecta 1-7-6 $10.60 $16,887.00
Pick 3 2-1-1 $17.80 $28,456.00
Pick 4 5-2-1/5/6-1/3/4/8 $183.60 $46,739.00
Pick 5 1-5-2-1/5/6-1/3/4/8 $433.20 $53,142.00
Fractions and final time: :22.53, :46.58, :59.54, 1:12.93
Winning Owner: Glory B Adonai Racing Stable
Winning Breeder: Michael E. Pegram
K P SILVER BULLET slow early circled out while advancing on the turn drawing even in upper stretch taking charge late to win clear.

Aqueduct roundup: Chocolate Gelato wins way to Breeders’ Cup

Chocolate Gelato’s win in the Grade 1 Frizette gives her a ticket to the Breeders’ Cup.

News For Mountaineer

Head to Head: Handicapping the 2022 West Virginia Derby

Triple Crown contenders take a drop in class for the $500,000 West Virginia Derby.

Top News

What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

Zipse: Ce Ce is on path to another Breeders' Cup win

Brian Zipse believes Chillingworth favorite Ce Ce can be a Breeders' Cup winner again.

Aqueduct roundup: Chocolate Gelato wins way to Breeders’ Cup

Chocolate Gelato’s win in the Grade 1 Frizette gives her a ticket to the Breeders’ Cup.

Pletcher: ‘We’re focused on the Classic’ for Life Is Good

Life Is Good will head to Keeneland on Monday to be prepared for Breeders’ Cup Classic.

Works: Of 23 graded winners, Asmussen has 3 breeze for BC

Asmussen breezes 3 for Breeders’ Cup. They are among 23 graded winners on U.S. tabs.