September 18 racing highlights: Saturday stakes results

by | Sep 18, 2016 | Breaking, Racing, Regionwide

War Dancer won the PTHA President’s Cup. Photo By Taylor Ejdys/EQUI-PHOTO

From Staff Reports

YESTERDAY’S NEWS: Saturday stakes results

CHARLES TOWN

  • G3, $350,000 Charles Town Oaks
    • Covey Trace, trained by William Denzik for Brook T Smith Investments LLC and Denzik Thoroughbreds LLC
    • Ridden by Arnaldo Bocachica
    • NOTABLE: First graded win for trainer and jockey
    • Click for more on the Oaks.
  • $100,000 Pink Ribbon Stakes
    • She’s Hot Wired, trained by Miguel Penaloza for Lawrence Dillone, Jr.
    • Ridden by Trevor McCarthy
    • Bred in New Jersey by Colonial Farms
    • Notable: Biggest career victory for five-year-old Cable Boy mare
  • $100,000 Wild and Wonderful Stakes
    • Rise Up, trained by Tom Amoss for Paul Van Doren
    • Ridden by Javier Castellano
    • NOTABLE: Second Charles Town win for millionaire
  • $50,000 Henry Mercer Memorial Stakes (WV)
    • Unrideabull, trained by Jody Caison for Michael Sterling
    • Ridden by Gustavo Larrosa
    • Bred in West Virginia by Michael Sterling
    • NOTABLE: Win and You’re In for West Virginia Breeders Classics Vincent Moscarelli Memorial; race favorite The Great Ronaldo clipped heels and fell
  • $50,000 Rachel’s Turn Stakes (WV)
    • Unaquoi, trained by Ollie Figgins, III for Ray M. Pennington, III
    • Ridden by Jose Montano
    • Bred in West Virginia by Ray M. Pennington, III
    • NOTABLE: Win and You’re In for West Virginia Breeders Classics Triple Crown Nutrition; first stakes winner for sire Gattopardo
  • $50,000 Frank Gall Memorial Stakes (WV)
    • In the Fairway, trained by Jeff Runco for Coleswood Farm
    • Ridden by Arnaldo Bocachica
    • Bred in West Virginia by Coleswood Farm, Inc.
    • NOTABLE: Win and You’re In for West Virginia Breeders Classic; one of five wins, two in Win and You’re In races, for trainer Runco on the evening
  • $50,000 It’s Only Money Stakes (WV)
    • Eutaw Street, trained by David Walters for Fairview Farm
    • Ridden by Oscar Flores
    • Bred in West Virginia by Fairview Farm and David Walters
    • NOTABLE: Win and You’re In for West Virginia Breeders Classics Dash for Cash; first stakes win for Eutaw Street
  • $50,000 Sadie Hawkins Stakes (WV)
    • Navy Ribbon, trained by Jeff Runco for Coleswood Farm and Neil Glasser
    • Ridden by Christian Hiraldo
    • Bred in West Virginia by Coleswood Farm and Neil Glasser
    • NOTABLE: Win and You’re In for West Virginia Breeders Classics Distaff; Pure Prize filly is 7-for-7 at Charles Town.

PARX RACING

  • $100,000 Hall of Fame Stakes
    • Delta Bluesman, trained by Jorge Navarro for Monster Racing Stables
    • Ridden by Emisael Jaramillo
    • NOTABLE: Race contested at unusual distance of five furlongs on the main track; 10th career win for six-year-old Wagon Limit gelding, who had not won a stake in his career prior to winning the G2 Smile in July