view counter
 
view counter
 
 

Morgan, Page Double Up In Buckeye Series

July 15, 2021:

Trainer Virgil Morgan Jr. and driver Chris Page doubled up with two wins each in the first leg of Buckeye Stallion Series action for two-year-old filly pacers at MGM Northfield Park on Wednesday night (July 14). Six divisions were contested, each carrying a purse of $17,500....read on

Our Majordan A Debuts A Winner

March 20, 2021:

Our Majordan A, who took a record of 1:47.3 at The Meadowlands in 2020, made an impressive 2021 debut at Miami Valley Raceway on Saturday (March 20)....read on

'The Nicest Horse I've Ever Owned'

March 18, 2021:

“I’ve had some nice horses, but I’m the odd man out in this partnership. Milt has had way more nice horses than me and Enviro has had Breeders Crown winners. This is the nicest horse I’ve ever owned. Seeing him going to the gate every time, particularly if he has a decent chance of winning, is very exciting.”...read on

Morgan To Ohio Hall Of Fame

January 11, 2021:

Virgil Morgan, Jr., arguably the greatest trainer in Ohio history, has been elected as the 47th member of the Ohio Harness Racing Hall of Fame by a vote of the members of the Ohio Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association....read on

Lifeonthebeach Rolls At Scioto

May 30, 2020:

Going as the 9-5 favourite, Lifeonthebeach A landed on the front and held firm through the finish to take the $18,000 Open Pace at Scioto Downs on Saturday (May 30)....read on

'Major' Speedster To North America

March 3, 2020:

One of the fastest horses to race downunder will be heading to North America within the month, but first he has a shot at a million-dollar event this weekend....read on

Action Uncle Honoured In Ohio

January 2, 2020:

It was an action-packed year for the 2019 Ohio Two-Year-Old Trotting Colt of the Year, as Action Uncle made the most of his three wins in 2019....read on

Smith, Morgan Win Dayton Titles

December 29, 2018:

Jeremy Smith and Virgil Morgan Jr. were recognized as top driver and top trainer, respectively, at Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway on Saturday, Dec. 29, as the curtain fell on the track’s fifth 75-program season of live harness racing....read on

Dayton Wraps Up Successful Season

December 31, 2016:

Hollywood Dayton Raceway wrapped up its third season of live racing on Friday night (December 30) with an increase in daily overall handle, a record purse distribution of just under $7 million and a handful of new divisional track speed records....read on

Morgan Discusses Bellatricks

November 23, 2016:

After spending the past three weeks racing against older horses, Bellatricks will return to her age group to face seven rivals in Saturday’s $120,000 Courageous Lady for three-year-old filly pacers at Northfield Park....read on

Track Increases Handle 30 Percent

May 5, 2015:

Driver Josh Sutton and trainer Virgin Morgan Jr. captured their respective titles at the recently-concluded second-ever Miami Valley Raceway meet. The 89-day season, which started January 2 and ended May 3, could only be deemed a huge success as almost $8.5 million was doled out in purses, numerous track records were lowered, and overall average daily handle was up a whopping 29.2%....read on

Ohio Sires Stakes Season Begins

May 1, 2015:

The 2015 Ohio Sires Stakes kicked off on a warm 71 degree night at Miami Valley Raceway on Friday (May 1) with three $40,000 divisions for three-year-old trotting fillies and two $40,000 divisions for three-year-old pacing fillies....read on

Private Purchase Of 'Poison' Pays Off

March 26, 2015:

Poison Oak, a recent private purchase addition to the Virgil Morgan Jr. Stable, captured the $15,000 championship leg of the George Williams Memorial Series, one of nine series being contested at Miami Valley honouring the memory of ‘Lebanon Legends’ of days gone by....read on

Company Man On The Upswing

January 16, 2015:

“He was a victim of circumstances. It just seemed like for several starts it was always something. The horse has a ton of talent and it was very frustrating at the time knowing how much talent he has.”...read on

Inaugural Dayton Titles To Sutton, Morgan

December 28, 2014:

Hollywood Dayton Raceway brought the curtain down on its inaugural 57-night meet on Saturday, crowning Josh Sutton as its first-ever dash champion and Virgil Morgan Jr. as its leading trainer....read on


view counter
 
 
 

© 2021 Standardbred Canada. All rights reserved. Use of this site signifies your agreement and compliance with the legal disclaimer and privacy policy.

Firefox 3 Best with IE 7 Built with Drupal