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Top 10 Little Brown Jug Contenders - Week #2
Date Posted: 08/17/18

Over the next few weeks, Jay Wolf, Little Brown Jug Publicity Director, will be ranking the top 10 contenders for the 73rd edition of the pacing classic.

Top 10 Little Brown Jug Contenders
73rd Edition on September 20, 2018
Week #2 - August 15, 2018

1. (Last Week #2) Courtly Choice (1:47.1; $534,796)
Owners: Hutt Racing Stable (PA), Mac and Heim Stables (ON), Daniel Plouffe (QC) & Touch Stone Farms (ON)
Trainer: Blake Macintosh                                              Driver: James MacDonald/David Miller
* Is eligible to supplement into the Little Brown Jug for $45,000

2. (Last Week #1) Lather Up (1:48.1s; $574,465)
Owner: Gary & Barbara Iles (DE)
Trainer: Clyde Francis                                     Driver: Montrell Teague

3. (Last Week #3) Stay Hungry (1:47.3; $899,272)
Owners: Bradley Grant (ON) & Irwin Samelman (NV)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: Doug McNair

4. (Last Week #5) American History (1:47; $261,999)
Owner: Brittany Farms (KY), Marvin Katz (ON) & American History Racing (KY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: Yannick Gingras

5. (Last Week #4) Dorsoduro Hanover (1:49.4f; $595,603)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (PA), Silva Prunel & Libby (FL), Weaver Bruscemi (PA) and Wingfield Five (OH)
Trainer: Ron Burke                                          Driver: Matt Kakaley

6. (Last Week #8) Done Well (1:51.0f; $331,259)
Owners: : James Stambaugh (OH), Wingfield Brothers (OH), Milton Leeman (OH) & Alan Keith (OH)
Trainer: Brian Brown                                       Driver: Scott Zeron/Tim Tetrick/Joe Bongiorno

7. (Last Week #7) Hitman Hill (1:49.3f; $326,028)
Owners: Tom Hill (ON) & Northfork Racing Stable (PA)
Trainer: Chris Oakes                                        Driver: Brett Miller

8. (Last Week #6) Nutcracker Sweet (1:50.2; $342,284)
Owner: Howard Taylor (PA), Order By Stable (SD) & Richard Lombardo (OH)
Trainer: Jimmy Takter                                   Driver: Brian Sears

9. (Last Week #NR) Hayden Hanover (1:50.0; $364,522)
Owners: Pinske Stables (MN), Andy Miller Stable (NJ), TLP Stable (NJ) & Deo Volente Stable (NJ)
Trainer: Julie Miller                                          Driver: Andy Miller/Matt Kakaley

10. (Last Week #NR) Captain Deo (1:50.2; $52,548)
Owner: Alagna Racing (NJ), Joe Sbrocco (OH), In The Gym Partners (NY) & Captain Deo Partners (NJ)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: Marcus Miller/Brett Miller

Upcoming Events
August 11      Nfld     $400,000 Carl Milstein Memorial        Thinkbig Dreambig Jimmy Freight         Minnie Vinnie         1:50.0
August 12      TgDn    $12,500 Empire Breeders Elims           American History    Hitman Hill             Heavenly Sound      1:51.1
August 12      TgDn    $12,500 Empire Breeders Elims           Courtly Choice         Ideal Feeling           Real Surreal            1:49.0
August 12      Phl       $54,805 Pennsylvania Sires Leg           Albergo Hanover     Odds On Lauderdale Larry Karr                1:49.4
August 12      Phl       $55,205 Pennsylvania Sires Leg           Done Well               Captain Deo            This Is The Plan       1:51.0
August 12      Phl       $55,205 Pennsylvania Sires Leg           Hayden Hanover     Macadoodledoo      Nutcracker Sweet   1:50.1
August 17      Hop     Indiana Sires Stake Elim
August 18      ScD      Ohio Sires Stake Leg
August 19      Lex       Kentucky Sires Stake Leg
August 19      TgDn    Empire Breeders Final                         
August 19      GeoD   Onatrio Sires Stake Leg
August 20      Mea     Pennsylvania Sires Stake Leg

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