Mountaineer Entries & Results for Monday, August 22, 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 21.1%, and third place picks are winning 16.5%.

Mountaineer Power Picks the last 14 days: 43.8% winners 21/48

7F, Turf, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

$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 #6 Bobby Don the 3/1 ML favorite trained by Juan Pablo Silva and ridden by Elemanuel Luna. The five-year-old gelding by Graydar 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

Ya Gotta Wanna

Proud Citizen

Jay P. Bernardini

Jose L. Vega

8/1

2 2

Auger

Drill

Yendri Pena

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/1

3 3

Quick Entry

Point of Entry

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

8/1

4 4

Blowing Strong

Boys At Tosconova

Christopher Logston

Yuri Yaranga

20/1

5

Fevola

Midnight Lute

William R. McDonald

Luciano Hernandez

15/1

6 6 Picks Report

Bobby Don

Graydar

Juan Pablo Silva

Elemanuel Luna

3/1

7 7

Drew

Bayern

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

6/1

8 8

He's the Souperwon

Super Saver

Dennis Van Meter

Ajhari Williams

20/1

9

Living Vicariously

Can the Man

Amador Merei Sanchez

Luis Alberto Batista

5/1

10

Pioneer Dancer

Pioneerof the Nile

Christopher Logston

Ricardo Barrios

9/2

11

Dewy's Hit

Hit It a Bomb

Gennadi Dorochenko

Charle Oliveros

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

12

Adonis Creed

Brilliant Speed

Sara Stanoszek

Jose M. Davila

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Auger  2 $8.00 $4.00 $3.20
Quick Entry  3 - $3.20 $2.40
He's the Souperwon  8 - - $7.00
Blowing Strong  4 - - -
Also rans: Bobby Don, Drew
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 2-3 $20.20 $18,626.00
Superfecta 2-3-8-4 $561.20 $7,469.00
Trifecta 2-3-8 $224.40 $11,236.00
Fractions and final time: :22.35, :45.61, :58.26, 1:11.65
Winning Owner: Yendri J. Pena
Winning Breeder: SCF, Inc.
AUGER laid close up traveling between horses into the turn wresting the lead outside the quarter pole angling to the three path in upper stretch drawing off under a drive.

7 1/2F, Turf, $12,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,400

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 top pick is #9 Cotia the 7/5 ML favorite trained by Caio Caramori and ridden by Odhair J. Mayta. The four-year-old filly by Strong Mandate has top ratings across all categories - good speed figures, top trainer and top jockey. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

  • There's potential for a very 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

Toolegittoquit

The Factor

Gregory Viands

Luciano Hernandez

6/1

2

Pivotal Woman (FR)

Siyouni (FR)

Burton K. Sipp

Yuri Yaranga

8/1

3 3

Mommy Berta

Can the Man

Terry J. Crago

Eddie Jurado

8/1

4 4

La Lima

Greenpointcrusader

Alejandro Gomez

Ajhari Williams

10/1

5 5

High Heaven

Mucho Macho Man

Jay P. Bernardini

Luis Alberto Batista

8/1

6

Gerry Lynn

Factum

Christopher Logston

Ricardo Barrios

15/1

7 7

Vive El Momento

Carpe Diem

Juan Carlos Gotera

Elemanuel Luna

30/1

8

Air Force Pink

Air Force Blue

Jay P. Bernardini

Charle Oliveros

4/1

9 Picks Report

Cotia

Strong Mandate

Caio Caramori

Odhair J. Mayta

7/5

Runner Win Place Show
High Heaven  5 $10.00 $4.40 -
Toolegittoquit  1 - $2.40 -
La Lima  4 - - -
Vive El Momento  7 - - -
Also rans: Mommy Berta
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-5 $60.40 $5,357.00
Perfecta 5-1 $32.40 $21,695.00
Superfecta 5-1-4-7 $115.20 $8,322.00
Trifecta 5-1-4 $51.40 $15,670.00
Fractions and final time: :24.42, :48.51, 1:14, 1:41.83
Winning Owner: Jay P. Bernardini
Winning Breeder: Forever Spring Farm LLC
HIGH HEAVEN sent clear set a soft pace through the backside holding daylight into the far turn, feeling pressure into upper stretch angled out in mid stretch drawing away late.

Head to Head: Handicapping the 2022 West Virginia Derby

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

7 1/2F, Turf, $10,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,200

$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: Our pick is the 3/1 second choice, #3 Loyalty Spirit. The nine-year-old gelding by Flower Alley is trained by Eddie Clouston and ridden by Eddie Jurado. He has just enough of a combined high ranking in a variety of categories to give a look in this spot. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Mr. Magico

Hat Trick (JPN)

Jay P. Bernardini

Charle Oliveros

4/1

2 2

Salt Mine

Eskendereya

Richard T. Vickers

Odhair J. Mayta

12/1

3 Picks Report

Loyalty Spirit

Flower Alley

Eddie Clouston

Eddie Jurado

3/1

4 4

Don't Poke the Cat

Bluegrass Cat

Alejandro Gomez

Luciano Hernandez

5/2

5 5

Hard Astray

Gone Astray

Yendri Pena

Ajhari Williams

7/2

6 6

Doctor Lee

Kodiak Kowboy

Richard Zielinski

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/1

7 7

Dynaform

Micromanage

Jose A. Lopez

Jose M. Davila

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Don't Poke the Cat  4 $4.80 $3.00 -
Salt Mine  2 - $5.20 -
Dynaform  7 - - -
Hard Astray  5 - - -
Also rans: Doctor Lee
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 4-2 $22.20 $17,460.00
Superfecta 4-2-7-5 $238.40 $6,917.00
Trifecta 4-2-7 $97.00 $10,194.00
Fractions and final time: :23.79, :47.24, 1:13.18, 1:41.01
Winning Owner: Lima Horse Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: D. J. Stables
DON'T POKE THE CAT

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,100

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

Redmark

Our Entourage

William N. Hackney

Luciano Hernandez

10/1

2 2

Lugia

Empire Maker

Juan Pablo Silva

Ajhari Williams

4/1

3 3

J J Wedgit Man

Master Rick

Jack Hurley

Guillermo Rodriguez

8/5

4 4

Ajzal

City Zip

Burton K. Sipp

Yuri Yaranga

20/1

5 5

Flash Me Back

Flashback

James R. Barker

Ricardo Barrios

8/1

6 6

Epic West

Bernardini

Arthur W. Tsiamis

Kim Cecil

10/1

7 7

Jersey Diamond

Jersey Town

Sara Stanoszek

Jose M. Davila

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
J J Wedgit Man  3 $7.80 $4.40 $3.40
Flash Me Back  5 - $13.20 $5.80
Redmark  1 - - $3.60
Lugia  2 - - -
Also rans: Jersey Diamond, Epic West, Ajzal
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 2-5-1/3/4-3 $313.60 $36,911.00
Trifecta 3-5-1 $462.40 $17,840.00
Daily Double 4-3 $19.80 $5,701.00
Pick 3 5-4-3 $106.80 $12,483.00
Perfecta 3-5 $81.60 $23,974.00
Superfecta 3-5-1-2 $1,031.60 $9,652.00
Fractions and final time: :22.73, :46.89, 1:00.13, 1:07
Winning Owner: Cutair Racing
Winning Breeder: Timothy M. Collins
J J WEDGIT MAN stalked the pace extending four wide down the stretch gaining a late lead holding under wide pressure.

Barn Tour: Cox outlines plans for Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others

2-time Eclipse winner Brad Cox looks ahead with Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,100

$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

Pipa Pan

Fort Larned

Terry L. Boyd

Luciano Hernandez

8/1

2 2

Wish for Magic

Mshawish

Eddie Clouston

Luis Alberto Batista

4/1

3 3

What a Tart

Done Talking

Devan Ewell, Sr.

Odhair J. Mayta

6/1

4 4

Petal

Flat Out

Christi Flores

Charle Oliveros

3/1

5 5

Illusions of Love

Uncaptured

Terry J. Crago

Eddie Jurado

7/2

6 6

Do You Like That

Flower Alley

Marcus Kocijan

Ricardo Barrios

20/1

7 7

No Kitten

Admiral Kitten

Travis Denny

Ajhari Williams

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Petal  4 $7.40 $3.80 $3.40
Illusions of Love  5 - $3.20 $3.80
What a Tart  3 - - $4.40
No Kitten  7 - - -
Also rans: Pipa Pan, Wish for Magic, Do You Like That
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 4-5 $26.20 $20,995.00
Superfecta 4-5-3-7 $292.60 $9,005.00
Trifecta 4-5-3 $82.80 $15,060.00
Fractions and final time: :22.76, :46.74, :59.81, 1:06.75
Winning Owner: Kristine M. Kaufeld
Winning Breeder: Kristine M. Kaufeld DVM
PETAL away alertly set the pace holding daylight through the turn widening in the four path upper stretch holding firm the final eighth.

2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

$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

Rejuvenate

Hold Me Back

C. Steve Larue

Charle Oliveros

4/1

2 2

Can She Scoot

Tizdejavu

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

12/1

3 3

Shackleson

Shackleford

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

10/1

4 4

Dancing Destiny

Windsor Castle

Terry J. Crago

Luciano Hernandez

6/1

5 5

Sophie Rules

Emcee

Eddie Clouston

Ricardo Barrios

20/1

6 6

Inspiring Justice

Jersey Town

Eddie Clouston

Luis Alberto Batista

4/5

7 7

Andy's the Best

Andiron

Marion L. Cuttino

Ajhari Williams

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Inspiring Justice  6 $3.20 $2.40 $2.20
Rejuvenate  1 - $3.20 $3.40
Can She Scoot  2 - - $3.00
Shackleson  3 - - -
Also rans: Andy's the Best, Dancing Destiny, Sophie Rules
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 6-1-2-3 $150.80 $15,318.00
Perfecta 6-1 $14.40 $33,816.00
Trifecta 6-1-2 $49.00 $26,921.00
Fractions and final time: :22.34
Winning Owner: Michelle Helms
Winning Breeder: Justice Farm, Greg Justice
INSPIRING JUSTICE got a clean trip getting up in the final strides.

Works report: Charge It returns to training after foot abscess

After missing the Grade 1 Travers with a foot abscess, Charge It returns to work on Tuesday.

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

$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

Coach Machen

Machen

Devan Ewell, Sr.

Luis Alberto Batista

10/1

2 2

Strolling Through

Windsor Castle

Analia R. Larrosa

Gustavo Larrosa

15/1

3 3

Castle Review

Windsor Castle

Marion L. Cuttino

Ajhari Williams

10/1

4 4

At the Half

Buffum

Lloyd L. Scott

Kim Cecil

9/5

5 5

Whiskey Talking

Done Talking

Marion L. Cuttino

Eddie Jurado

12/1

6 6

Untapped Energy

Unbridled Energy

Jay P. Bernardini

Odhair J. Mayta

3/1

7 7

S S Alternate

Alternation

Crystal Richison

Jose L. Vega

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
S S Alternate  7 $6.60 $3.80 $2.40
Castle Review  3 - $3.40 $2.40
At the Half  4 - - $2.60
Whiskey Talking  5 - - -
Also rans: Untapped Energy, Strolling Through
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 7-3 $22.60 $28,221.00
Trifecta 7-3-4 $57.00 $24,288.00
Superfecta 7-3-4-5 $171.20 $14,805.00
Fractions and final time: :22.93, :47.09, :59.82, 1:06.62
Winning Owner: Solmon D. Yoder
Winning Breeder: Williams Racing Corp
S S ALTERNATE surged clear on the turn digging in from the three path down the stretch holding under stiff inside pressure.

6F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,900

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

Bradley's Cowboy

Ministers Wild Cat

Juan Pablo Silva

Elemanuel Luna

7/5

2 2

Gatto Marrone

Big Brown

Shane M. Spiess

Charle Oliveros

15/1

3

Siakam

Flatter

Laura Estey

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

6/1

4 4

Tulwar

Machen

Terry J. Crago

Luciano Hernandez

20/1

5 5

Zaman

Morning Line

Louis V. Ruberto, Jr.

Marco A. Ccamaque

6/1

6

Factorino

The Factor

Amador Merei Sanchez

Luis Alberto Batista

4/1

7 7

Magic Mountain

Mr. Scotty

Gary Welsh

Odhair J. Mayta

5/1

8 8

Big Perm

Noble Mission (GB)

J. Michael Baird

Guillermo Rodriguez

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Gatto Marrone  2 $9.80 $5.00 -
Zaman  5 - $5.60 -
Magic Mountain  7 - - -
Tulwar  4 - - -
Also rans: Big Perm
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-2 $80.60 $10,327.00
Daily Double 7-6 $6.40 $0.00
Perfecta 2-5 $47.60 $27,609.00
Superfecta 2-5-7-4 $199.20 $13,256.00
Super High Five 2-5-7-4-8 $242.00 $5,774.00
Trifecta 2-5-7 $94.20 $17,910.00
Pick 3 6-7-2 $110.20 $19,407.00
Pick 3 6-7-6 $11.80 $0.00
Pick 4 4-6-7-2 $1,022.00 $35,126.00
Pick 5 3-4-6-7-2 $2,763.80 $39,690.00
Fractions and final time: :23.06, :47.26, 1:00.19, 1:13.57
Winning Owner: Shane M. Spiess
Winning Breeder: Sterling Racing LLC
GATTO MARRONE chased the pace saving ground to upper stretch extending along the rail surging up gamely in the final yards.

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The latest list has 4 winners, 1 to try again, 3 to drop.

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

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Barn Tour: Cox outlines plans for Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others

2-time Eclipse winner Brad Cox looks ahead with Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others.

Works report: Charge It returns to training after foot abscess

After missing the Grade 1 Travers with a foot abscess, Charge It returns to work on Tuesday.

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The latest list has 4 winners, 1 to try again, 3 to drop.

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