Aerensons eye another Grand Circuit win with No Lou Zing

DOVER — Bob Aerenson and his father, Buddy, have owned racehorse for 15 years, but Bob’s interest in harness racing goes back to his childhood. Before he was old enough to drive, the Wilmington resident rode his bike to nearby Brandywine Raceway and offer to jog horses in the morning before returning later to watch […]

$260,000 Hap Hansen Progress Pace on tap tonight at Dover Downs

DOVER — Dorsoduro Hanover began his season with a win. He will try to go out the same way in tonight’s $260,000 Hap Hansen Progress Pace for 3-year-old pacers at Dover Downs. The 10th race of the 13-race card, the feature is slated for approximately 7:30 p.m. It will not be easy for Dorsoduro Hanover […]

Teague seeks second Little Brown Jug trophy

DELAWARE, Ohio — It’s been three years since Wiggle It Jiggleit’s memorable Little Brown Jug win at the Delaware County Fair. But the race remains a topic of conversation whenever fans approach driver Montrell Teague. And that’s more than OK with the Harrington native, who will try for a second Jug trophy today with one […]

‘Seaside’ and ‘Dragon’ meet for final time in Progress Pace

  DOVER — Harness racing’s two richest horses this year, Downbytheseaside and Fear The Dragon, will meet for the final time in Thursday’s $308,060 Hap Hansen Progress Pace for 3-year-old male pacers at Dover Downs. Downbytheseaside, who has earned $1.44 million this season, will start from post No. 2 with Chris Page in the sulky […]

Bridgeville colt ready for Hambletonian

BRIDGEVILLE — When the mare My Foolish Dream gave birth to a colt on Bud Carter’s Delaware farm three years ago, farm assistant Greg Haverstick looked at the foal and was impressed. “There’s something special about him already,” he told Carter. There was no telling what the future held for the horse, or those around […]