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Sacred Life rallies to win Oceanport Stakes at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - In a field that featured four graded stakes winners and a millionaire, Sacred Life, who is neither yet, proved he belongs in...

County Final romps in 79th Tyro Stakes at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - County Final showed a new dimension by coming off the pace and easily made amends for his first career loss in the...

Delacour hoping Eons proves to be good fit in talent-laden Oceanport Stakes

OCEANPORT – Trainer Arnaud Delacour thought he landed on a perfectly reasonable spot in the Aug. 9 Oceanport Stakes at Monmouth Park in his...

Apprentice Peterson making presence felt in Monmouth Park jockey standings

OCEANPORT – The hints were there that something special was going to happen for apprentice Ferrin Peterson, Julie Krone said. Peterson's work ethic, the way...

Wink flashes her speed in winning Colleen Stakes at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT - Trainer Wesley Ward said it didn’t take long to identify the strengths – and weaknesses – of his speedy 2-year-old filly Wink She...

Lessons learned prove key for Hopeful Growth in Monmouth Oaks victory

OCEANPORT - Trainer Anthony Margotta Jr. and jockey Antonio Gallardo know that much more went into Hopeful Growth’s upset victory in the Aug. 1...

Blewett rolls to Wall Stadium 70th anniversary Modified win

WALL TOWNSHIP - In front of a grandstand gathering that included Wall Township Mayor Carl Braun and township committeemen Tom Kingman, Tim Farrell and...

Stellar Grace looms as lone closer in speed-fiiled Colleen Stakes

OCEANPORT – Of the seven 2-year-old fillies entered in the Aug. 2 Colleen Stakes at Monmouth Park, five have won their first start in...

Jockey Hector Diaz Jr. hopes fast Monmouth start will lead to breakout year

OCEANPORT - Hector Diaz, Jr. has never been willing to settle for second best ever since his late start on a career as a...

Auto racing and 70th anniversary bash set for Wall Stadium

Auto racing fans will not only have the opportunity to watch six feature races on Aug. 1, they will also be able to enjoy...

Hopkinson wins Wall Stadium Modified opener

WALL TOWNSHIP - Derek Hopkinson of Toms River raced from 10th on the starting grid to grab the lead with three laps remaining to...

Vanzzy wins Jersey Derby at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT – Trainer Michael Pino was pretty sure he had a stakes-caliber grass horse in Vanzzy. Now he’s certain of it. Vanzzy shot through an...

Vargas hopes his success on Haskell Day jumpstarts his first summer riding at Monmouth...

It took a little longer than jockey Jorge A. Vargas Jr. wanted it to or hoped it would, but the 25-year-old finally made the...

CBA names Mazzaccaro as school’s new athletic director

Michael Mazzaccaro, a 2011 graduate of Christian Brothers Academy, Lincroft, has been named the school's new athletic director. Officials at the private school for young...

Wall Stadium auto racers and fans ready for 2020 season opener

All six Wall Stadium Speedway stock car racing divisions will be in action when the one-third-mile, high-banked paved oval on Route 34, Wall Township,...

Authentic digs in to win TVG.com Haskell Stakes by a nose

OCEANPORT – On a day that saw Monmouth Park set a handle record for a non-Breeders’ Cup card, heavily favored Authentic extended Hall of...
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Middletown North grad will run for Felician University

When Michael Puzo attended his first practice for the Middletown North High School cross-country team four years ago, he did not know what to...

Authentic installed as 4-5 morning line favorite for TVG.com Haskell Stakes

Authentic was installed as the 4-5 morning line favorite to extend trainer Bob Baffert’s record for victories in the $1 million TVG.com Haskell Stakes...

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