Mountaineer Entries & Results for Tuesday, August 16, 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

7F, Turf, $4,000 Starter Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,200

$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 pick is #1 Loopy the 1/1 ML favorite trained by Juan Pablo Silva and ridden by Fausto Henrique Da Silva. The five-year-old mare by Shackleford has top ratings across all categories - good speed figures, top trainer and top jockey. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1 Picks Report

Loopy

Shackleford

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

1/1

2 2

Giro Kate

Girolamo

James R. Barker

Charle Oliveros

5/1

3 3

Bee Wings

Fed Biz

Wilfrido Montano

Jan M. Baez

30/1

4 4

Seductive (IRE)

War Command

Robert L. Mumford

Andrew R. Ramgeet

15/1

5 5

Flowzano

Verrazano

Terry J. Crago

Guillermo Rodriguez

6/1

6

Sweet Belen

Khozan

Jay P. Bernardini

Alex Gonzalez

8/1

7

Fiona Power

Paynter

Eric R. Reed

Luis Alberto Batista

12/1

8 8

Dichotomy

Square Eddie

Wallace A. Jenkins

Marco A. Ccamaque

12/1

9

Algodonal

Afleet Alex

Eddie Clouston

Ajhari Williams

12/1

10

Carismatica

Flashstorm

Yendri Pena

Odhair J. Mayta

20/1

11 11

Desert Dotty

Wild Desert

Eddie Clouston

Eddie Jurado

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Loopy  1 $2.40 $2.20 $2.20
Dichotomy  8 - $4.00 $2.40
Giro Kate  2 - - $3.60
Seductive (IRE)  4 - - -
Also rans: Bee Wings, Flowzano, Desert Dotty
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 1-8 $7.60 $26,339.00
Superfecta 1-8-2-4 $60.40 $13,232.00
Trifecta 1-8-2 $27.00 $17,671.00
Fractions and final time: :24.28, :47.06, 1:10.11, 1:22.8
Winning Owner: Tijuana Racing Stables
Winning Breeder: Mark R. Moran & Shackleford Syndicate
LOOPY sent clear kept daylight on lead though the backside then the far turn cutting the corner to widen in upper stretch holding firmly in the late going.

1M 70Y, Turf, $12,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 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: Our pick is the 3/1 second choice, #6 Bluewater Lady. The four-year-old filly by Noble Mission (GB) is trained by Eric R. Reed and ridden by Luis Alberto Batista. She has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Midnight Frost

Fort Prado

Donald T. Blankenship

Eddie Jurado

5/2

2 2

Jlo Can Dance

Cinco Charlie

Johanna Urieta

Guillermo Rodriguez

6/1

3

Fed Up Fired Up

English Channel

Crystal Richison

Marco A. Ccamaque

6/1

4 4

Fonssagrives

Air Force Blue

Eric R. Reed

Alex Gonzalez

5/1

5 5

Legendarys First

Machen

Wilfrido Montano

Charle Oliveros

5/1

6 6 Picks Report

Bluewater Lady

Noble Mission (GB)

Eric R. Reed

Luis Alberto Batista

3/1

7 7

Pink Channel

English Channel

Gregory Eidschun

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Fonssagrives  4 $12.60 $6.60 $3.40
Pink Channel  7 - $8.80 $4.20
Midnight Frost  1 - - $2.20
Legendarys First  5 - - -
Also rans: Jlo Can Dance, Bluewater Lady
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 4-7-1 $207.20 $16,082.00
Daily Double 1-4 $17.40 $11,189.00
Perfecta 4-7 $86.00 $21,799.00
Superfecta 4-7-1-5 $582.00 $8,820.00
Fractions and final time: :23.49, :47.66, 1:11.53, 1:36.44, 1:40.34
Winning Owner: Jerry Jamgotchian
Winning Breeder: Peter Magnier
FONSSAGRIVES sent clear set the pace through the backside coming under pressure on the far turn answering the challenge by kicking clear on the inside in upper stretch holding on under a drive.

Head to Head: Handicapping the 2022 West Virginia Derby

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

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,300

$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 selection is #2 Wink and a Nod the 7/2 third choice on the morning line, trained by Jay P. Bernardini and Alex Gonzalez. A six-year-old son of Gone Astray has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Everglide Drive

Perfect Circle

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

12/1

2 2 Picks Report

Wink and a Nod

Gone Astray

Jay P. Bernardini

Alex Gonzalez

7/2

3 3

Kiss of the Wolf

City Wolf

James R. Barker

Luis Alberto Batista

8/1

4 4

Cates Swoosh

Misremembered

Terry L. Boyd

Charle Oliveros

9/5

5 5

Arazi Like Move

Graydar

Rory M. Barron

Guillermo Rodriguez

2/1

6 6

Chatterman

Dixie Chatter

Jami C. Poole

Andrew R. Ramgeet

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Cates Swoosh  4 $3.20 $2.20 $2.20
Wink and a Nod  2 - $3.20 $2.80
Arazi Like Move  5 - - $3.00
Everglide Drive  1 - - -
Also rans: Chatterman, Kiss of the Wolf
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 4-2 $10.20 $32,764.00
Trifecta 4-2-5 $30.00 $18,276.00
Superfecta 4-2-5-1 $80.40 $10,837.00
Fractions and final time: :22.68, :46.48, :58.76, 1:05.42
Winning Owner: Terry L. Boyd
Winning Breeder: Larry Carter & John Myers
CATES SWOOSH sat three deep to the turn wresting a short lead there shaking clear in upper stretch being unchallenged the final eighth inside.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,300

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

Shak's Hidden Gem

Shackleford

Timothy Shanley

Guillermo Rodriguez

8/1

2 2

Despeight All Odds

Speightster

Jay P. Bernardini

Alex Gonzalez

8/5

3 3

Leading Indicator

Clubhouse Ride

Gary Welsh

Angel I. Diaz

5/1

4 4

Salt On the Rim

Keyed Entry

Lois Meals

Ajhari Williams

8/1

5

Purdy Birdie

Caleb's Posse

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

12/1

6 6

Pleasant Buffy

Pleasant Strike

Tara B. Reffner

Luis Alberto Batista

5/1

7 7

Rushing Time

Pass Rush

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Despeight All Odds  2 $2.60 $2.20 $2.20
Rushing Time  7 - $4.00 $2.40
Pleasant Buffy  6 - - $4.00
Shak's Hidden Gem  1 - - -
Also rans: Salt On the Rim, Leading Indicator
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 2-7-6 $66.20 $27,572.00
Pick 3 4-4-2 $33.80 $14,035.00
Pick 4 1/6/7/9/10-4-4-2/5 $50.20 $59,915.00
Daily Double 4-2 $5.40 $11,791.00
Perfecta 2-7 $9.40 $42,752.00
Superfecta 2-7-6-1 $220.60 $13,574.00
Fractions and final time: :23.06, :47.58, 1:00.36, 1:07.1
Winning Owner: Jay P. Bernardini
Winning Breeder: Troy Rankin
DESPEIGHT ALL ODDS stalked the pace pressing in bid on the turn being rebuffed in upper stretch finding a final push to get up abreast rival in the last strides.

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.

1M 70Y, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,900

$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

El Duque

First Dude

Cally Ann Herrington

Marco A. Ccamaque

8/1

2 2

Gaultier (FR)

Scat Daddy

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

8/5

3

Americainaed

Americain

Robert Husak, Jr.

Ajhari Williams

15/1

4 4

Revive and Resurge

Lookin At Lucky

Lucinda C. Knowles

Angel I. Diaz

20/1

5 5

Ry's Revenge

Paynter

Louis J. DePasquale

Jorge A. Monserrate, Jr.

9/2

6 6

Tribulation

Medaglia d'Oro

Brenda Bell

Ricardo Barrios

3/1

7 7

Piccadilly Beau

English Channel

Jami C. Poole

Andrew R. Ramgeet

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Gaultier (FR)  2 $5.20 $2.20 $2.20
Tribulation  6 - $2.20 $2.20
El Duque  1 - - $3.40
Ry's Revenge  5 - - -
Also rans: Revive and Resurge, Piccadilly Beau
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 2-6 $7.60 $28,741.00
Superfecta 2-6-1-5 $49.60 $10,978.00
Trifecta 2-6-1 $20.20 $17,222.00
Fractions and final time: :24.12, :49.14, 1:15.4, 1:43.26, 1:47.92
Winning Owner: Shane M. Spiess
Winning Breeder: Hubert Honore & Tomas Schweizer
GAULTIER (FR) advanced to pressure on the backside wresting a short lead on then far turn angling to grab the outside position in upper stretch forcing foe to drop inside holding said rival at bay late.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,800

$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

Roll Dem Bones

Freedom Child

Ollie L. Figgins, III

Keimar Trotman

9/2

2 2

Omega Gold

Amwaal

Jennifer A. Johnson

Alex Gonzalez

5/1

3 3

Sexy Business

Mobil

Laura Estey

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

6/1

4

Black Candy

Sidney's Candy

Mark Tomczak

Charle Oliveros

1/1

5

Smokin Hot Energy

Unbridled Energy

Odin J. Londono, Jr.

Alexander Chavez

6/1

6 6

Salt Mine

Eskendereya

Richard T. Vickers

Guillermo Rodriguez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Omega Gold  2 $8.80 $2.80 -
Roll Dem Bones  1 - $2.40 -
Salt Mine  6 - - -
Sexy Business  3 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 2-1-6 $64.60 $6,481.00
Perfecta 2-1 $24.80 $12,828.00
Superfecta 2-1-6-3 $56.80 $2,814.00
Fractions and final time: :23.33, :47.35, 1:00.13, 1:06.95
Winning Owner: Royal Oak Farm
Winning Breeder: Jerry R Johnson & Jennifer A Johnson
OMEGA GOLD pressured from the outset matching strides abreast rival through the turn then down the stretch using full extension to edge up at the 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.

1M, Dirt, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $21,200

$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

Team Hot Line

American Freedom

Tina Ramgeet

Andrew R. Ramgeet

10/1

2 2

Missczech

Cairo Prince

Gregory Eidschun

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

3/1

3 3

Carlie Q Blue

Air Force Blue

Aaron M. West

Erik Barbaran

5/1

4

Admaa

The Factor

Eric R. Reed

Alex Gonzalez

9/2

5 5

Gray Fashion

Mohaymen

Devan Ewell, Sr.

Odhair J. Mayta

12/1

6 6

Strike Magic

Into Mischief

Shane Meyers

Charle Oliveros

6/1

7 7

Speightful Charge

Will Take Charge

Philip A. Sims

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/1

8 8

Timeisgolden

Goldencents

Stacey R. Viands

Luis Alberto Batista

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Missczech  2 $5.80 $3.60 $2.80
Gray Fashion  5 - $21.20 $8.60
Timeisgolden  8 - - $3.00
Team Hot Line  1 - - -
Also rans: Speightful Charge, Carlie Q Blue, Strike Magic
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 2-5 $116.40 $33,553.00
Superfecta 2-5-8-1 $1,696.60 $14,149.00
Trifecta 2-5-8 $354.00 $23,218.00
Fractions and final time: :23.89, :47.64, 1:13.23, 1:41.03
Winning Owner: Rick Tappe
Winning Breeder: Calumet Farm
MISSCZECH sent clear set the pace holding daylight through the backside darting away to a big lead on the far turn being ridden out along the inside through the lane.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,800

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

Free to Run

Bahamian Squall

Juan Pablo Silva

Ricardo Barrios

8/1

2 2

Boujee Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Wilson C. Langley

Yuri Yaranga

7/2

3

Hope Takes Over

Normandy Invasion

J. Michael Baird

Guillermo Rodriguez

12/1

4 4

Mother's Pride

Gormley

Jami C. Poole

Alex Gonzalez

12/1

5 5

My Bridget Verdot

Red Vine

Devan Ewell, Sr.

Odhair J. Mayta

8/1

6 6

My Back Pages

Three Hour Nap

James R. Barker

Luis Alberto Batista

6/1

7 7

Foxy Austin

Bahamian Squall

Aaron M. West

Charle Oliveros

5/2

8 8

Roses for Suzzett

Stay Thirsty

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Boujee Kitten  2 $4.20 $2.80 $2.20
Free to Run  1 - $6.20 $3.60
My Bridget Verdot  5 - - $7.00
Foxy Austin  7 - - -
Also rans: My Back Pages, Roses for Suzzett, Mother's Pride
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Super High Five 2-1-5-7-6 $1,817.00 $9,113.00
Trifecta 2-1-5 $127.60 $33,987.00
Pick 3 2-2-2 $101.40 $18,191.00
Pick 4 2-2-2/4-2 $242.20 $43,265.00
Pick 5 2/5-2-2-2/4-2 $267.40 $75,028.00
Daily Double 2-2 $14.60 $22,531.00
Superfecta 2-1-5-7 $474.00 $22,407.00
Perfecta 2-1 $17.20 $40,894.00
Fractions and final time: :23.34, :48.31, 1:01.7, 1:08.46
Winning Owner: Wilson C. Langley
Winning Breeder: Kenneth L Ramsey & Sarah K Ramsey
BOUJEE KITTEN slow early circled out to upper stretch surging late in the six path getting up in time.

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.

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.

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.

Hot Rod Charlie wins Lukas; loose saddle betrays Rich Strike

Hot Rod Charlie wins after tack comes loose on Rich Strike in Lukas Classic.