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Vacation Time For Wakizashi Hanover

January 25, 2019:

After 80 career starts and a resume filled with Grand Circuit stakes appearances, 2015 O'Brien Award winner Wakizashi Hanover finds himself in unfamiliar territory to start the new year....read on

Record Mile For Newborn Sassy

May 1, 2018:

CC Racing and JoAnn Looney-King's Newborn Sassy ($3.00) was a decisive 1:51.2 winner and became the fastest pacing mare in Harrington Raceway history Tuesday (May 1) in the $15,000 Mares Open....read on

'Post Time' Announces Thursday Lineup

April 4, 2018:

Post Time with Mike and Mike, presented by BetAmerica, is excited to announce their lineup for Thursday morning (April 5) at 10:30 a.m. EDT....read on

Nike Franco Takes A Run At 'The Roses'

June 16, 2017:

She and her husband already have Delaware champion Logans Girl, stand-out Newborn Sassy, the top-class Purrfect Bags, the 2015 North America Cup winner in Wakizashi Hanover and a former New Zealand Horse of the Year in Christen Me, but there is one other horse in the care of Jo Ann Looney-King and Jim King Jr. who is intent on accumulating her own accolades rather than linger in the shadows of her barnmates and that is Nike Franco N....read on

Update On Christen Me

April 12, 2017:

Millionaire down under pacer Christen Me has arrived at the Harrington, Delaware farm of trainers Jim King Jr. and Jo Ann Looney-King, and the former has provided an update on the multi-stakes winner....read on

King Fillies Double In Delaware Prelims

March 28, 2017:

Logans Girl and Spanish Dream, both trained by Jim King, owned by his wife JoAnn Looney-King, and driven by Vic Kirby, won first-leg divisions of the 2017 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) three-year-old $20,000 preliminaries on Tuesday (March 28) at Dover Downs....read on

New Owner High On Christen Me

March 28, 2017:

“We’re very excited about him. I’ve been trying to buy him for a long time. He’s quite the horse. There aren’t too many horses with his credentials to arrive in America. Dexter Dunn told Tim Tetrick that he’s the best horse he’s ever driven. If this guy is what we think he is, we could have a lot of fun.”...read on

‘Mike And Mike’ Dole Out Awards

December 9, 2016:

The ‘Post Time with Mike and Mike’ show is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Post Time Awards that were announced on the show on Thursday, December 8....read on

‘Wakizashi’ On The Comeback Trail?

November 17, 2016:

“I kinda wish he had one more start under him, but you go when the opportunity is there. I’m not going to be astonished if he wins. I think he has a real chance.”...read on

Trotting Under The Radar No More

June 11, 2016:

“It is absolutely impossible not to fall in love with him at first sight. He is such a handsome horse and carries himself with such class."...read on

Wakizashi Hanover Returns

June 8, 2016:

As the hype and excitement surrounding the 2016 Pepsi North America Cup starts to build, the winner from last year's event quietly made his first on-track appearance of the season....read on

Looney Family Heading To Ireland

May 4, 2016:

They may only be a little crazy by name, but the Looney Family from Delaware -- Joann Looney-King, Susan Looney and Heather Looney Vitale -- are all set to invade Ireland this August....read on

Setback For Wakizashi Hanover

May 1, 2016:

As the older pacing group starts to hit the racetrack and make headlines, one of the horses expected to make a major splash in that group will have his debut pushed back...if he makes it at all....read on

More Dan Patch Winners Unveiled

December 22, 2015:

On Tuesday, December 22, the United States Harness Writers Association announced more Dan Patch Award winners for their accomplishments during the 2015 racing season....read on

“One Horse Can Bring You To Life”

August 12, 2015:

“We’ve worked hard, and we still do. You don’t get anywhere until you work hard. You’ve got to really get with it and stick with the program for years and go through heartaches… To make it all worth it, wow. One horse can bring you to life. After all these years, one horse.”...read on


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