Delaware County Fair

September 17-24, 2022

Delaware County Fair

September 17-24, 2022

Top Jug Contenders, Week #6 (Final Week)

Delaware, OH – Little Brown Jug Publicity Director Jay Wolf ranks the top 10 horses eligible for the 76th edition of the Little Brown Jug, presented by the Ohio Harness Horseman’s Association, to be contested on Thursday, September 23, 2021.

Top 10 Little Brown Jug Eligibles

Week #6 – September 7, 2021


1. (Last Week #1) Perfect Sting (1:48.1; $1,181,983)
Owners: Brittany Farms (KY) and Val D’Or Farms (NJ)
Trainer: Joe Holloway
Driver: David Miller


2. (Last Week #3) Whichwaytothebeach (1:49.2; $419,047)
Owners: – Alan Johnston (NY) & John Craig (ON)
Trainer: Brett Pelling
Driver: Andrew McCarthy & Sylvain Filion


3. (Last Week NR) Desperate Man * (1:49.3; $664,325)
Owners: Kathy Cecchin (ON), John Cecchin (ON), Nicole Davies (ON) & Paul Davies (ON)
Trainer: Kathy Cecchin
Driver: Trevor Henry
* Is eligible to supplement into the Little Brown Jug for $45,000


4. (Last Week #4) Lou’s Pearlman (1:47.4; $423,681)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (PA), Weaver Bruscemi (PA), Elizabeth Novak (FL) & Howard Taylor (PA)
Trainer: Ron Burke
Driver: Yannick Gingras


5. (Last Week 10) I’ll Drink To That (1:50.2; $329,489)
Owners: Craig Henderson (IL), Lawrence Minowitz (CT), Robert Mondillo (OH) & Oompa`s Farm Inc (NJ)
Trainer: Chris Ryder
Driver: David Miller & Todd McCarthy


6. (Last Week #7) Town Gossip (1:49.4: $382,008)
Owner: Robert M Weinstein (NY)
Trainer: Jennifer Bongiorno
Driver: Joe Bongiorno


7. (Last Week #5) Rockyroad Hanover (1:48.1M; $332,214)
Owners: Riverview Racing (FL), Bradley Grant (ON), Kenneth Jacobs (NY) & Plouffe Head and VJ Stable (FL)
Trainer: Tony Alagna
Driver: Dexter Dunn


8. (Last Week #8) American Courage * (1:49.4; $532,504)
Owner: Fiddler’s Creek Stables (MI)
Trainer: Travis Alexander
Driver: Matt Kakaley

* Is eligible to supplement into the Little Brown Jug for $45,000


9. (Last Week #9) Abuckabett Hanover (1:49.1; $300,571)
Owners: Crawford Farms Racing (NY), Alagna Racing (NJ), Jablonsky Held Stable (NY) & Barbera N. Wienick Stable (NY)
Trainer: Tony Alagna
Driver: Andrew McCarthy


10. (Last Week #3) Southwind Gendry (1:49.1; $865,841)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (PA), Phillip Collura (PA), Knox Services (OH) & J&T Silva- Purnel & Libby (FL)
Trainer: Ron Burke
Driver: Yannick Gingras