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Top 10 Little Brown Jug Contenders - Week #4
Date Posted: 08/29/18

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 No. 4 - Aug. 28, 2018

1. (Last Week #1) Courtly Choice (1:47.1; $665,369)
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 #2) Lather Up (1:48.1s; $599,465)
Owner: Gary & Barbara Iles (DE)
Trainer: Clyde Francis                                     Driver: Montrell Teague

3. (Last Week #3) American History (1:47; $317,285)
Owner: Brittany Farms (KY), Marvin Katz (ON) & American History Racing (KY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: Yannick Gingras

4. (Last Week #5) Dorsoduro Hanover (1:49.4f; $636,106)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (PA), Silva Prunel & Libby (FL), Weaver Bruscemi (PA) and Wingfield Five (OH)
Trainer: Ron Burke                                          Driver: Matt Kakaley

5. (Last Week #6) Done Well (1:51f; $371,762)
Owners: : James Stambaugh (OH), Wingfield Brothers (OH), Milton Leeman (OH) & Alan Keith (OH)
Trainer: Brian Brown                                       Driver: Scott Zeron/Tim Tetrick/Joe Bongiorno

6. (Last Week #4) Stay Hungry (1:47.3; $904,072)
Owners: Bradley Grant (ON) & Irwin Samelman (NV)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: Doug McNair

7. (Last Week #8) Hitman Hill (1:49.3f; $346,920)
Owners: Tom Hill (ON) & Northfork Racing Stable (PA)
Trainer: Chris Oakes                                        Driver: Brett Miller

8. (Last Week #NR) Babes Dig Me (1:52.2h; $191,252)
Owners: Bradley Grant (ON), Joe Sbrocco (OH), Robert Leblanc (TX) and In The Gym Partners (NY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: George Brennan

9. (Last Week #7) Nutcracker Sweet (1:50.2; $342,284)
Owner: Howard Taylor (PA), Order By Stable (SD) & Richard Lombardo (OH)
Trainer: Jimmy Takter                                   Driver: Brian Sears

10. (Last Week #9) Captain Deo (1:50.2; $59,028)
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 24      Hop     $85,000 Indiana Sire Stakes Final        Always A Prince      Gd Western Joe      Rockin Speed          1:49.1
August 25      YR        $40,000 Messenger Stake Elim            Babes Dig Me         JK Wildfire              Topville Olympian   1:52.2
August 25      YR        $40,000 Messenger Stake Elim            Jimmy Freight         Springstein              Stay Hungry            1:50.3     
August 28      YR        New York Sire Stakes Leg                                                                                                                    
August 30      Lex       Kentucky Sire Stakes Leg
Sept 1            YR        Messenger Stake Final
Sept 1            Wdbs   Ontario Sire Stakes Gold Leg
Sept 2            PcD      Pennsylvania Sire Stakes Final

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