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Sweezey: Training success is a team effort in thoroughbred racing

OCEANPORT - As he continues to balance divisions at Monmouth Park and Gulfstream, doing so well enough to be in the top 10 of...

New Jersey Sire Stakes trustees announce increase in purses

The New Jersey Sire Stakes Board of Trustees has announced purses will be increasing by 20% for Premier Division races at the Meadowlands Racetrack...

Groovy Surprise notches second straight stakes victory by winning Jersey Girl Handicap

OCEANPORT – Groovy Surprise apparently enjoyed her first stakes victory so much in her last start that she wanted to experience the feeling again. The...

DQ elevates Mandaloun to victory in TVG.com Haskell Stakes

OCEANPORT – Juddmonte Farms’ Mandaloun came from off the pace to earn his first Grade 1 victory in the 54th running of the $1...

Monmouth Park announces return of several promotions

OCEANPORT – Several of Monmouth Park’s most popular events – including the Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival and the Classic Car Show and Oldies...

Chasing Artie surges to neck victory in My Frenchman Stakes

OCEANPORT – Chances are Chasing Artie won’t be available in a $15,000 claimer again any time soon. The Wesley Ward-trained gelding, dropped into a $15,000...

Cilla wins $75,000 Blue Sparkler Stakes at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - Trainer Brett Brinkman’s initial reaction when the July 10 Blue Sparkler Stakes at Monmouth Park came off the grass? “I was happy,” he...

Krause wins Summer Thunder 100-lap race at Wall Stadium

WALL TOWNSHIP - Defending driving champion and current points leader Andrew Krause of Holmdel raced to victory in the Summer Thunder 100-lap Modified stock...

Brinkman has more experienced Cilla back for $75,000 Blue Sparkler Stakes

OCEANPORT - As much as trainer Brett Brinkman would like a definitive answer about whether his 3-year-old filly Cilla can turf or not, he...

100-lap Modified ‘Summer Thunder’ race set for Wall Stadium on July 10

WALL TOWNSHIP - A 100-lap championship race paying $5,000 to the winner for the Modified stock cars will be presented on July 10 at...

Monmouth Park to increase purses; will add three live racing dates in September

OCEANPORT - Monmouth Park will increase purses across the board starting July 17 and is adding three live racing days on Fridays in September,...

Golden Brown turns in sharp effort to win John J. Reilly Handicap

OCEANPORT - Put Golden Brown in the familiar surroundings of Monmouth Park, and then against Jersey-breds, and good things tend to happen for the...

Honey I’m Good holds on to win $75,000 Regret Stakes at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - When Honey I’m Good finished a tiring sixth in the Politely Stakes in her season debut on May 30 – just the...

Golden Brown looks to add to impressive credentials in John J. Reilly Handicap

OCEANPORT - When Golden Brown was a 2-year-old going through the physical ailments young race horses often experience, trainer Pat McBurney never noticed anything...

DeVaux-trained Bayerness seeking first stakes win in $75,000 Regret Stakes

OCEANPORT - Cherie DeVaux is in no hurry to see Bayerness start on her second career as a broodmare, but the Kentucky-based trainer also...
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Millstone-Roosevelt Little League debuts Central Jersey Aces travel teams

MILLSTONE - A new travel team baseball initiative is on the rise for the Millstone-Roosevelt Little League. Playing under the name Central Jersey Aces, the...

Por Que No scores easily in gate-to-wire fashion in Boiling Springs Stakes

OCEANPORT - As the lone speed in a short field, trainer Kent Sweezey and jockey Ferrin Peterson weren’t about to over-think the strategy with...

Caravel dazzles with closing kick to win Goldwood Stakes

OCEANPORT - Owner and trainer Elizabeth Merryman now knows she has to aim even higher when she decides on the next start for her...

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