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Top Little Brown Jug Eligibles - Week #5
Date Posted: 09/04/19

For the next two weeks, Jay Wolf the Little Brown Jug Publicity Director will rank the top 10 horses eligible for the 74th edition of the Little Brown Jug to be contested on Thursday, September 19, 2019.

Top 10 Little Brown Jug Eligibles
74th Edition on September 19, 2019
Week #5 – September 3, 2018

1. (Last Week #1) Captain Crunch (1:47.2s; $1,282,950)
Owner: 3 Brothers Stables (NY), Christina Takter (NJ), Rojan Stables (DE) and Caviart Farms (VA)
Trainer: Nancy Johansson                                            Driver: Scott Zeron

2. (Last Week #5) American Mercury (1:49.4s; $508,463)
Owners: Crawford Farms Racing (NY), Northfork Racing Stable (PA), Chuck Pompey (PA) and Scott Bice (ON)
Trainer: Chris Oakes                                        Driver: Tyler Buter

3. (Last Week #2) Best In Show (1:48; $539,138)
Owners: Richard Young (FL) and Joanne Young (FL)
Trainer: Linda Toscano                                   Driver: Brian Sears/Bob McClure
* Is eligible to supplement into the Little Brown Jug for $45,000

4. (Last Week #3) Southwind Ozzi (1:48; $388,763)
Owners: Vincent Ali, Jr. (NJ) and Alma Iafelice (NJ)
Trainer: Bill MacKenzie                                  Driver: Brian Sears

5. (Last Week #4) Shake That House (1:47.3s; $450,422)
Owners: Crawford Farms Racing (NY), Alan Johnston (NY), and Northfork Racing Stable (PA)
Trainer: Chris Oakes                                        Driver: Tyler Buter/Brian Sears

6. (Last Week #6) Captain Victorious (1:48.3f; $370,028)
Owners: The Captain V Stable (PA)
Trainer: Ron Burke                                          Driver: Yannick Gingras

7. (Last Week #7) Workin Ona Mystery (1:49s; $355,691)
Owner: Diamond Creek Racing (PA), Stambaugh Leeman Stable (OH), Alan Keith (OH) and Wingfield Brothers LLC (OH)
Trainer: Brian Brown                                       Driver: Tim Tetrick

8. (Last Week #8) Semi Tough (1:50.3f; $377,443)
Owner: Burke Racing Stable LLC (PA), Frank Baldachino (NJ), J&T Silva- Purnel & Libby (FL) and Weaver Bruscemi LLC (PA)
Trainer: Ron Burke                                          Driver: Matt Kakaley

9. (Last Week #10) Stag Party (1:50.4; $660,295)
Owner: John Fielding (ON), Mac Nichol (ON), McKinlay & Fielding (ON) and West Wins Stable (ON)
Trainer: Casie Coleman                                 Driver: Jonathan Drury

10. (Last Week #NR) U S Captain (1:50.1; $158,283)
Owners: Brittany Farms (KY), Bradley Grant (ONT), Joseph Barbera (NY) & U S Captain Racing (KY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna                                       Driver: Dexter Dunn/Jason Bartlett

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