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Top Jug Eligibles - Final Week
Date Posted: 09/13/18

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
Final Week - September 12, 2018

1. (Last Week #2) Lather Up (1:48.1s; $738,965)
Owner: Gary & Barbara Iles (DE)
Trainer: Clyde Francis                                   Driver: Montrell Teague

2. (Last Week #1) Courtly Choice (1:47.1; $708,744)
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

3. (Last Week #3) Stay Hungry (1:47.3; $1,185,742)
Owners: Bradley Grant (ON) & Irwin Samelman Estate (NV)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                           Driver: Doug McNair

4. (Last Week #4) Dorsoduro Hanover (1:49.4f; $762,606)
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) Hitman Hill (1:49.3f; $356,720)
Owners: Tom Hill (ON) & Northfork Racing Stable (PA)
Trainer: Chris Oakes                             Driver: Brett Miller

6. (Last Week #5) American History (1:47; $347,285)
Owner: Brittany Farms (KY), Marvin Katz (ON) & American History Racing (KY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                            Driver: Yannick Gingras

7. (Last Week #7) Babes Dig Me (1:52.2h; $238,853)
Owners: Bradley Grant (ON), Joe Sbrocco (OH), Robert Leblanc (TX) and In The Gym Partners (NY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                            Driver: George Brennan

8. (Last Week #8) Nutcracker Sweet (1:50.2; $370,484)
Owner: Howard Taylor (PA), Order By Stable (SD) & Richard Lombardo (OH)
Trainer: Jimmy Takter                             Driver: Brian Sears

9. (Last Week #9) 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

10. (Last Week #10) Wes Delight (1:50.2f; $311,930)
Owner: Crawofrd Farms Racing (NY)
Trainer: Chris Oakes                              Driver: Corey Callahan


Upcoming Events
Sept 5 Btva $39,200 New York Sire Stake Leg        Ghost Dance           Rockapelo               Lyons Steel 1:52.0
Sept 5 Btva $39,200 New York Sire Stake Leg        Ideal Feeling           My Delight              Ostro Hanover 1:52.0
Sept 5 Btva $39,200 New York Sire Stake Leg        Mach N Cheese       Hitman Hill             Springsteen 1:53.4
Sept 7 Hop $20,000 Indiana Sire Stake Elim          Shnitzledosomethin Jims Perfect Ten     Rockinbeach            1:50.4
Sept 7 Hop $20,000 Indiana Sire Stake Elim          On Duty                   Just N Ace Rockin Speed 1:51.2
Sept 8 ScD $275,000 Ohio Sire Stake Final            Lather Up                Rockathon               Seeing Eye Signal 1:49.3
Sept 8 Wdbs $83,342 Simcoe Stakes                        The Downtown Bus  Torrin Hanover        Babes Dig Me 1:50.2
Sept 8 Wdbs $83,342 Simcoe Stakes                        Stay Hungry             Backstreet Shadow Hidden Delight 1:49.3
Sept 10 Lex $30,000 Kentucky Sire Stake Leg          American History    Grand Teton            Rush To Judgement  1:49.0

Italics – Jug Eligible

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