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    • STARLING'S LAW wins his 8th for ELKSTONE
      05/24/2017

      Elkstone homebred STARLING'S LAW (E Dubai) won his 8th race, racing close to the pace and then making a bid from between horses to win in allowance company at Mountaineer going 7 furlongs on the turf. He has earned $209,000 and is trained by Ron Potts.

    • GOTTA KEEP MOVIN did just that
      05/20/2017

      Elkstone's hree year old filly GOTTA KEEP MOVIN did exactly that and wired the field at Indiana Grand to break her maiden by over 4 lenths. She was sprinting 5 1/2 furlongs on a sloppy sealed track for trainer Anthony Granitz.

    • MIDNIGHT BLVD wins again
      05/04/2017

      Indiana Bred MIDNIGHT BLVD (Bellamy Road) closed out last year with a stakes placing in the Miss Indiana Stakes. The 3 year old got off to a good start in 2017 with an easy allowance win at Indiana Grand. going a mile on the dirt. She tracked the pace briefly and then took the lead easily and galloped home. She is trained by her part owner Anthony J. Granitz. Joining him in the racing partnership are  Captain Jack Racing Stable LLC and Ochre House Stable. The filly was bred by  Crystal Chapple DVM & WinStar Farm, LLC. MIDNIGHT BLVD has not been off the board in 4 starts and has earned over $64,000.

    • Eye Luv Lulu second in the Affirmed Success S at Belmont
      04/29/2017

      Last month the hard knocking stakes placed, Eye Luv Lulu dispatched a field of allowance horses going 6  furlongs  at Aqueduct, drawing  off to win with energy for his 9th win. Today he was just nipped at the wire in the Affirmed Success S. by a closer from way off the pace, but added more black type and more money to his account.The 6 year old gelding has earned over $550,000 for several sets of connections. Eye Luv Lulu has done well for all his owners. He is now owned by Michael Dubb and trained by Rudy R. Rodriguez. He is the PERFECT NY Bred with his lifetime record of 36 9-7-4.
       

    • ABSATOOTLY takes the Primonetta S.
      04/23/2017

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    • GSW LADY FOG HORN adds black-type
      04/22/2017

      The AMAZING G2 SW LADY FOG HORN (Zavata) scored a win in the  the Falls City H G2 at Churchill Downs last fall to add a G2 win to her resume. Today she ran third in the Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare Stakes - Gr. 3.  The Indiana bred filly has an amazing lifetime record of 24: 13-4-3 with 7 of her 13 wins in stakes races, She has earned $786,273 for her owner/breeders The Elkstone Group. She is earning at over $32,000 per start!

    • JOHN'S ISLAND up to $374,000+ in earnings
      04/13/2017

      Multiple stakes placed JOHN'S ISLAND makes money for everybody. He is currently owned Jairo A. Espinosa and trained by Oscar S. Barrera, III. He was claimed by these connections out of his last race. He scored right away, earning  his 7th win lifetime and coming wide to win by 5 going a mile on the dirt at Aqueduct. He has earned almost $375.000.

    • EYE LUV LULU scores AGAIN!
      03/26/2017

      Stakes placed, Eye Luv Lulu dispatched a field of allowance horses going 6  furlongs  at Aqueduct and drawing  off to win with energy for his 9th win. Add to that 5 seconds and 4 thirds and he has earned over $520,000. Eye Luv Lulu has done well for all his connections. He is now owned by Michael Dubb and trained by Rudy R. Rodriguez
       

    • LAY DOWN THE LAW scores in allowance
      03/09/2017

      Elkstone homebred LAY DOWN THE LAW settled outside and then ranged up when asked to grab the lead and win by 3 lengths going 6 furlongs in an allowance race at Penn National. He is trained by Timothy Hooper and has earned for $91,000.



    • ABSATOOTLY wins her 4th
      02/13/2017

      ABSATOOTLY (Mineshaft) has been super consistent. She won the New York-bred East View S. toward the end of her juvenile campaign and annexed an optional claimer at Laurel last spring before hitting the board in a trio of stakes, including a head runner-up finish in the state-bred Niagara S. at Finger Lakes. After a bit of a break, the homebred for Newman Racing coasted home today in an AOC, also a Laurel, by 3 1/2 lengths. It appears she is repeating the pattern from last year. ABSATOOTLY is closing in on $200,000 in earnings.

    • TAPA TAPA TAPA scores big in the Suncoast S. at Tampa
      02/13/2017

      TAPA TAPA TAPA, bred by Patricia Pavlish (KY) and trained by Timothy Hamm easily held off the heavy favorite (and TDN Rising Star) to score in the Suncoast S. at Tampa in her first effort on dirt. Her maiden win as a 2 yo had been on the all weather surface at Woodbine.TAPA TAPA TAPA made the lead quickly and kept the heavy favorite at bay to  come home clear in a sharp time, winning by 3 lengths.

      "We are pleasantly happy. She's a good horse, and she has trained awesome on the dirt since we started here." said her trainer 

    • RETIRE FIFTY FIVE scores again for his 8th win!
      02/05/2017

      RETIRE FIFTY FIVE, now a 6 year old ,  garnered  his 8th win - this one again at Penn National going a mile. Bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC. RETIRE FIFTY FIVE is now owned by Richard Malouf and trained by  Scott A. Lake. This is stone cold race horse. He has earned  $260,028 with a record of 39: 8,6,12.

    • PASSPORT TO CHAOS graduates at Gulfstream
      01/20/2017

      3 year old colt PASSPORT TO CHAOS (City Zip) encountered chaos in his race going 1 1/16 on the turf at Gulfstream, He was boxed in on the rail but threaded through a seam and got up for his first win for owner  Michael Dubb. He ran a really gutsy race. Keep an eye on this one.

    • RETIRE FIFTY FIVE gets his 7th win
      01/18/2017

      Newly turned six year old gelding RETIRE FIFTY FIVE finished with determination to gain his 7th win - this one again at PARX. Bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC. RETIRE FIFTY FIVE is now owned by Richard Malouf and trained by  Scott A. Lake. This is stone cold race horse. He has earned  $241,788 with a record of 38; 7,6,12.

       

    • PERSIE wins his third race
      01/07/2017

      Newly turned 4 year old 3 year old Street Sence gelding PERSIE had to travel wide throughout but wore down his rivals and cleared the field to win going a mile at Penn National. He is an Elkstone homebred and has earned close to $60,000.

    • NEVER GROW OLD graduates second time out
      01/05/2017

      Elkstone homebred 3 year old filly NEVER GROW OLD (Scat Daddy)was second in her first start and graduated in her second despite being bothered at the start and needing to fan 7 wide to get clear. Keep an eye on this Wesley Ward trainee.

    • SPECIAL DIVIDEND takes allowance at Belmont
      01/03/2017

       Elkstone's SPECIAL DIVIDEND won in allowance company at Aqueduct going 6 furlongs in wire to wire fashion. This is her 5th win and she has as many seconds and one third.The 3 year old Girolamo filly has earned $110,725.

    • MY SISTER CARO wins her 5th
      01/02/2017

      Stakes placed fiveyear old mare My Sister Caro sprinted 5 furlongs at Gulfstream to add her 5th lifetime win. She is now owbned by Steven Bertrando and Paul Trapani  and was bred by breeder O'Sullivan Farms LLC. She has upped her earnings to  $178,000.

    • 2 yo filly PASSPORTTOVICTORY adds black type
      12/19/2016

      2 yo filly Passporttovictory broke her maiden in a MSW at Saratoga for her owners The Elkstone Group LLC. Today she added black type to her pedigree running second in the filly division of  one of the New York Stallion Series. She bobbled slightly at the start and then wound inside and then out to get up for the place. She has earned just under $100,000 in her 5 lifetime starts. The filly is trained by Thomas Morley and was bred by Joanne T. Nielsen.

    • 2 yo RISIBLE adds black type
      12/18/2016

      The well named 2 yo gelding Risible (Outrageously Funny) has not yet broken his maiden, but he added black type by running third in the Joshua Radosevich Memorial S.at Mahoning Valley Race Course. He is owned by Willow Racing and trained by Ron Potts. On the same day at PARX, BECAUSE HE CAN won for Logo Racing Stables and upped his earnings to almost $150,000.

    • WAIT YOUR TURN wins back to back - this one by almost 10 lengths!
      12/17/2016

      Three year old  Warrior's Reward filly WAIT YOUR TURN broke her maiden with dispatch at 2 and then was away from the track for almost a year. The patience paid off as she came back swinging with a wire to wire allownce win at Belmont  and has now won another - zooming to an almost 10 length victory. She is owned by  Michael Dubb, Bethlehem Stables LLC and The Elkstone Group LLC. She was bred by University of Kentucky and is now trained by Rudy Rodriguez. She has not been off the board in 4 starts with 3 of them wins, She has earned $132,200.

    • JOHN'S ISLAND scores in an AOC at Aqueduct
      12/02/2016

      Multiple stakes placed JOHN'S ISLAND scored again this time in going 6 1/2  furlongs at Aqueduct in an AOC - his 6th win lifetime  He came 5 wide with a surge late to pass the rivals and just got his nose in front in the last jumps . This nail biter finish is his specialty. JOHN'S ISLAND has upped his earnings to $344,950 and made money for several owners. He is currently owned by Ben Mondello and is trained by Steve Asmussen.

    • 2yo CURL THE PEARL graduates at Churchill
      11/27/2016

      2 yo filly CURL THE PEARL (Curlin) wired the field in her third start to break her maiden in a MSW at Churchill going 1 1/16. She is owned by Tom Evans, Marjac Farm and Dr. Ted Forrest.  The filly was bred by Tom Evans, Macon Wilmil Equines & Marjac Farms.

    • LADY FOG HORN 's 7th stakes win is in a G2 at Churchill!
      11/25/2016

      The almost unbeatable LADY FOG HORN is now a G2 SW, having scored in the  the Falls City H G2 at Churchill Downs going 1 1/8 on the dirt. She split horses to clear for the win. The Indiana bred filly has an amazing lifetime record of 22: 13-3-2 with 7 of her 13 wins in stakes races, She has earned $764,55 for her owner/breeders The Elkstone Group.

    • Stakes placed Crazycantberighted captures allowance race by over 6 lengths
      11/24/2016

      2 year old multiple stakes placed Crazycantberighted (Hat Trick) ran off with an allowance race at Mahoning Valley by over 6 lengths., He is owned by The Elkstone Group and trained by Ron G. Potts. Crazycantberighted  was bred in KY by John T L Jones III.

    • Dublin 2 YO THE EAGLE IS GONE graduates at Aqueduct,
      11/11/2016

      At Aqueduct THE EAGLE IS GONE overcame a severe bump early but recovered quickly to go on and clear the filed to win in her third start. She was bred by Tony Everard & Elizabeth Everard, THE EAGLE IS GONE was calimed out of the race and we wish her new connections the best of racing luck.

    • STRUEVES STAR wins AGAIN - $173,258 in earnings
      11/11/2016

      STRUEVES STAR won for the 11th time for owner/trainer Thomas J. Muller, Sr, this time sprinting at Finger Lakes. The five year old gelding has earned over $152,016 with the enviable record of Lifetime: 32 11-9-9. 

    • RETIRE FIFTY FIVE gets his 6th win
      11/09/2016

      Five year old gelding RETIRE FIFTY FIVE came with a rail rally to gain his  6th win - this one at PARX.  He is owned by  BB Horses, trained by  Claudio A. Gonzalez and was bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC. RETIRE FIFTY FIVE has earned over $212,000. He has raced 16 times so far in 2016 and has been in the money almost every time.

    • BIG DAY for Custom Care
      10/30/2016

      The almost unbeatable LADY FOG HORN won another stakes at Indiana Grand, the Frances Slocum S., for owner/breeder The Elkhorne Group. She has earned them over $627,000. On the same card, 2 YO filly, Midnight Blvd, ran a nice second in the Miss Indiana S just 4 days after her maiden win. She is owned by Captain Jack Racing Stable LLC  and like LADY FOG HORN is trained by Anthony Granitz.

      At Keeneland 3 year old filly CELESTIAL INSIGHT sped out to the front and never looked back going  1 1/8mT. She has earned  $111,775 for The Elkstone Group LLC and is trained by Wesley A. Ward.

      At Laurel, Multiple stakes placed, My Sister Caro, won an allowance race for trainer Clyde W. Martin and owners  Steven Bertrando and Paul Trapani. She has earned over $144,000.
       

    • An amazing 30 1/4 length winner today + one more!
      10/26/2016

      2 year old filly MIDNIGHT BLVD (Bellamy Road)  shot out of the gate at Indiana Grand, was 20 lengths ahead at the top of the stretch and extended that to 30 1/4 at the wire! Watch for this one. She is owned by her trainer Anthony J. Granitz and Captain Jack Racing Stable LLC. 
      She was bred by Crystal Chapple DVM & WinStar Farm, LLC. What an exciting prospect.

      To make it even better, Elkstone's 2 year old gelding LENNY ( Stay Thirsty) has also figured out the game fast and won an allowance race at Finger Lakes, his second win in 3 starts..

    • TALKLESS SMILEMORE breaks her maiden at Laurel
      10/24/2016

      TALKLESS SMILEMORE, a three year old Uncle Mo filly owned by the Elkstone Group went off the favorite and got the job done going a mile and a 1/16th at Laurel. With her on the board finishes, she has already earned $41,230 - not to mention her broodmare value.

    • MSW WEEKEND HIDEAWAY adds more black type and HEAD GAMES graduates
      10/23/2016

      Last month we wrote: MSW  and multiple graded stakes placed WEEKEND HIDEAWAY (Speightstown) added to his laurels fighting throughout to be third in the G1 Vosburgh at Belmont bringing his earnings to $842,532. The veteran NY Bred winner of 11 races is owned by Red and Black Stable and was bred by Flying Zee Stables, Now we can add to that with a second in the Henry Hudson H, which upped his earnings to $872,532.

      On the same day, Elkstone's HEAD GAMES (Warrior's Reward)  graduated at Laurel going 1 1/6 on the turf. He was bred and is trained by Graham Motion.and has already earned $57,820.

    • SPECIAL DIVIDEND takes allowance at Finger Lakes
      10/21/2016

       Elkstone had good luck at Finger Lakes  SPECIAL DIVIDEND winning in allowance company. She chased and then came through the inside for the win - her 4th. The 3 year old Girolamo filly has earned $76,525.

    • WAIT YOUR TURN wires the field to take an allowance race at Belmont after almost a year off
      10/15/2016

      Three year old  Warrior's Reward filly WAIT YOUR TURN broke her maiden with dispatch at 2 and then was away from the track for almost a year. The patience paid off as she came back swinging with a wire to wire allownce win at Belmont . She is owned by  Michael Dubb, Bethlehem Stables LLC and The Elkstone Group LLC. She was bred by University of Kentucky and is now trained by Rudy Rodriguez.

    • Nice 2 YO winner for Elkstone
      10/14/2016

      SWEET POSSE by Caleb's Posse saved ground and then got up late to break her maiden in a MSW at Remington Park. She went a mile on the dirt for her owner The Elkstone Group LLC. It was her third start and she has a show as well. SWEET POSSE has already earned $31,533.

       

    • Eye Luv Lulu wins allowance by 7+ at BELMONT
      10/10/2016

      Stakes placed, Eye Luv Lulu dispatched a field of allowance horses  going 6 1/2  furlongs  at Belmont and drawing  off to win by an easy 7 + lengths for his 8th win. Add to that 5 seconds and a third and he has earned over $468,000. Eye Luv Lulu has done well for all his connections. He was claimed one back and is now owned by Ara Aprahamian and trained by Jason Servis.

    • Lady Fog Horn adds MORE black type!
      10/06/2016

      The Queen of Indiana Grand, Elkstone Group's homebred filly LADY FOG HORN, ran second by only a head in the Richmond S. today after a long stretch duel. LADY FOG HORN strung together 4 stakes wins at Indiana Grand last season,3 on dirt and 1 on turf, before finishing second in Churchill's G3 Cardinal H. on the grass last fall. On Indiana Grand's opening day 2016, she went off the heavy favorite, saved ground and split rivals en route to a 1 1/2-length victory for her NINTH WIN. Her TENTH also came at Indiana Grand where she nailed a field of allowance fillies going 7 1/2 on the turf. Her ELEVENTH came in the Florence Henderson Stakes which she won last year as well.  Lifetime Record: GSP, 18-11-3-2, $543,368.

    • WEEKEND HIDEAWAY third in the Vosburgh G1
      10/02/2016

      MSW  and multiple graded stakes placed WEEKEND HIDEAWAY (Speightstown) added to his laurels fighting throughout to be third in the G1 Vosburgh at Belmont bringing his earnings to $842,532. The veteran NY Bred winner of 11 races is owned by Red and Black Stable and was bred by Flying Zee Stables,

       

    • 2 good winners for Elkstone
      09/22/2016

      The Elkstone Group  has the best names! Two year old filly TALK LESS RUN MORE did exactly that and won her first start wire to wire at Presque Isle Downs for the trainer Ron G. Potts and owner the Elkstone Group LLC. Their second winner of the day happened at Indiana Grand where PAINT THE CORNERS won for the second time and raised her earnings to $70,109. She came three wide, grabbed the lead and then had to duel hard to out finish her rival.

    • DIAMOND DOLLAR adds black-type for The Elkstone Group
      09/19/2016

      The Elkstone Group's  2 year old Not for Love filly, DIAMOND DOLLAR, with Ron G. Potts training, followed 2 second place finishes with a resounding win going wire to wire and scoring by 5 1/2 widening lengths to break her maiden. Stepping right up into stakes company she closed determinedly to win the Mark Mcdermott S at Presque Isle. She followed that up today with a third in the PMrs Henry D Paxson Memorial S also at Presque Isle. She has never been off the board in 5 starts and has earned over $106,000.

    • 2 more winners today!
      09/09/2016

      Two winners for the Elkstone Group. Three year old Not for Love gelding,  SEA ARE SEVEN won his 3rd, this time going 6 1/2 furlongs at Presque Isle. He has earned over $50,000. At Delaware Park, 3 year old Street Sence gelding PERSIE broke his maiden going a mile and winning by 2 3/4 lengths.

    • Lady Fog Horn wins the Florence Henderson Stakes AGAIN!
      09/08/2016

      Elkstone Group's homebred filly, LADY FOG HORN strung together 4 stakes wins at Indiana Grand last season,3 on dirt and 1 on turf, before finishing second in Churchill's G3 Cardinal H. on the grass last fall. On Indiana Grand's opening day 2016, she went off the heavy favorite, saved ground and split rivals en route to a 1 1/2-length victory for her NINTH WIN. Her TENTH also came at Indiana Grand where she nailed a field of allowance fillies going 7 1/2 on the turf. Her ELEVENTH came in the Florence Henderson Stakes which she won last year as well. She won this time geared down! Lifetime Record: GSP, 18-11-2-2, $523,328.

    • 2 YO DIAMOND DOLLAR now a SW
      09/05/2016

      The Elkstone Group's  2 year old Not for Love filly, DIAMOND DOLLAR, with Ron G. Potts training, followed 2 second place finishes with a resounding win going wire to wire and scoring by 5 1/2 widening lengths to break her maiden. Stepping right up into stakes company she closed determinedly to win the Mark Mcdermott S at Presque Isle. She has never been off the board and never less than second in 4 starts and has earned over $95,000.

    • 2 MORE winners for Custom Care - including a one in Saratoga
      09/01/2016

      4 year old Not For Love filly BARREL OF DREAMS scored at Saratoga going 1 1/16 on the turf in for the second time in a row. She went off the heavy favorite, attended the pace then inched clear for the win once again with the confidence of a hand ride. She is owned by Newman Racing trained by Charlton Baker and was bred by Tri-County Stables. She has earned $165,000. As a bonus, 3 year old gelding CANDY SPACE CENTER won at FInger Lakes for his owner The Elkstone Group.

    • 2 MORE winners for Custom Care - including a one in Saratoga
      09/01/2016

      4 year old Not For Love filly BARREL OF DREAMS scored at Saratoga going 1 1/16 on the turf in for the second time in a row. She went off the heavy favorite, attended the pace then inched clear for the win once again with the confidence of a hand ride. She is owned by Newman Racing trained by Charlton Baker and was bred by Tri-County Stables. She has earned $165,000. As a bonus, 3 year old gelding CANDY SPACE CENTER won at FInger Lakes for his owner The Elkstone Group.

    • STILL ANOTHER winner for CUSTOM CARE
      08/31/2016

      SUZY MOONLIGHT, a 3 year old filly by Blame, broke her maiden at Presque Isles, going 6 furlongs on the All Weather track. She is owned by  The Elkstone Group LLC and was bred Stephen E. Quick & Christoper J. Feifarek.

    • TAPA TAPA TAPA wins AGAIN
      08/28/2016

      2 year old Tapit filly TAPA TAPA TAPA was a closing second in her first start on the Tapeta at Woodbine then she drew off powerfully down the lane to win by around four lengths in her second start. She liked the winner's circle so much that she visited again today again at Woodbine. She tracked the pace in second and then took over to finish gamely for the win. She is owned by Beau Ravine LLC and was bed in KY by Patricia Pavlish (KY). She is trained by Timothy Hamm.

    • RETIRE FIFTY FIVE gets his 5th win
      08/27/2016

      Five year old gelding RETIRE FIFTY FIVE came around to clear the field for a win at Timonium going 1 1/16 - his 5th win.  He is owned by  BB Horses, trained by  Claudio A. Gonzalez and was bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC. RETIRE FIFTY FIVE has earned over $181,788.

    • Still MORE winners for Custom Care Equine and the Elkstone Group
      08/25/2016

      KISS THE PRINCESS, an Elkstone Group homebred Any Given Saturday filly broke her maiden at Presque Isle Downs and she liked the winner's circle so much she has just won for the 4th time, this time in allowance company at Presque Isle Downs. She raced close to the pace and prevailed in a long drive. KISS THE PRINCESS has earned over $76,000.

      On the same day BLUE HEN MADDNESS won for the 5th time. She has earned $113,951 for her owners  Exacta B S LLC and Richard Vega. She was bred by the Elkstone Group and is trained by her part owner Richard Vega.

    • 3 Elkstone winners for Custom Care Equine
      08/24/2016

      Elkstone homebred STARLING'S LAW won his 7th race, making a rail bid to win in allowance company at Mountaineer going 7 furlongs on the turf. He has earned $187,96, Elkstone had good luck at Finger Lakes as well with SPECIAL DIVIDEND winning in allowance company. The 3 year old Girolamo filly has earned $54,805. BORN TO BE MILD by Posse was a third winner for Elkstone - also at Finger Lakes raising his earnings to $42,509.

    • MSW WEEKEND HIDEAWAY scores his 11th win at Saratoga
      08/23/2016

      "We'll be running at Saratoga," said owner Mike Hoffman, of Red and Black Stable. "He always runs well there".And New York-bred veteran SW  WEEKEND HIDEAWAY (Speightstown) did  just that, bulling his way through horses to win in allowance company going six furlongs on the dirt. It was his 11th win (7 of them in stakes) and he has earned  $ $807,532.

    • Custom Care Equine and Elkstone sent out a 2YO exacta
      08/19/2016

      ELKSTONE EXACTA: NY Bred  2 YO Stay Thirsty gelding LENNY won second time out of the gate in a MSW at Finger Lakes. He sprinted to a 6 + length win. He was third in his first start. Starting for the first time in the same race was 2 YO WHERE EAGLES FLY who ran second. Watch for him next time.

    • BOOMERANG TOY wins at Saratoga
      08/16/2016

      BOOMERANG TOY broke his maiden last year at Gulfstream. This year he has a second and then a win where it counts - Saratoga. Breaking from an outside post he got off fast, moved inside and wired the field for the win. He is trained by Charlton Baker and owned by the  Sheila-Matt Stable.
       

    • ANOTHER WINNER!
      08/12/2016

      The Elkstone Group's  2 year old Not for Love filly, DIAMOND DOLLAR, with Ron G. Potts training, broke her maiden with dispatch at Presque Isle Downs. She followed 2 second place finishes with a resounding win going wire to wire and scoring by 5 1/2 widening lengths. WATCH FOR THIS ONE.
       

    • STRUEVES STAR wins again - his 10th
      08/10/2016

      STRUEVES STAR won for the for owner/trainer Thomas J. Muller, Sr going a mile on the dirt. The five year old gelding has earned over $152,016 with the enviable record of Lifetime: 32 10-7-7. 

    • FEETS OF STRENGTH graduated where it counts; SARATOGA
      08/09/2016

      Going 1 1/16 on the turf, FEETS OF STRENGTH attended the pace in second and then swung out to wear down the field and win by a length. He had two prior 3rds, but waited to win where it was the most fun! He is trained by Thomas Morley and is a homebred for Newman Racing.
       

    • BARREL OF DREAMS wins at Saratoga
      08/08/2016

      4 year old Not For Love filly BARREL OF DREAMS scored at Saratoga going 1 1/16 on the turf in a $50,000 starter allowance race. She pushed the pace setter in second and then dueled in the stretch and cleared to win under a hand ride. She is owned by Newman Racing trained by Charlton Baker and was bred by Tri-County Stables. She has earned $120,080.

    • Great day racing for Custom Care and the Elkstone Group!
      08/07/2016

      Elkstone Group, LLC's graded SW EDGE OF REALITY swept 5 wide and got up to win the Robellino S at Penn National. He has pushed his earning over $640,000 for his connections. At Thistledown, 2 YO Crazycantberighted also owned by the Elkstone Group, stepped up  into stakes company in his third start and ran third in the Cleveland Kindergarten S. At PARX, Elkstone's RETIRE FIFTY FIVE won for the 4th time and raised his earnings over $155,000. What a day!

    • Exciting 2 year old winner at Saratoga!
      08/05/2016

      Courtesy of the TDN

      2 year old filly  PASSPORTTOVICTORY debuted with a performance July 8 at Belmont that was better than it looks on paper, as she was a half-step slow from the gate, raced wide throughout, led narrowly at the furlong marker and gave way to finish third. One of just two in the field with that prior experience, the dark bay hit the ground running this time and set a reasonable pace. Challenged in earnest at the eighth pole, Passporttovictory repelled the bid and had a length on that rival at the wire. She is owned by The Elkstone Group, was bred by Joanne T Nielsen and is trained by Thomas Morley

    • LADY FOG HORN wins again ...her 10th
      08/05/2016

      Elkstone Group's homebred filly, LADY FOG HORN strung together 4 stakes wins at Indiana Grand last season,3 on dirt and 1 on turf, before finishing second in Churchill's G3 Cardinal H. on the grass last fall. On Indiana Grand's opening day, she went off the heavy favorite, saved ground and split rivals en route to a 1 1/2-length victory for her NINTH WIN. Her TENTH also came at Indiana Grand where she nailed a field of allowance fillies going 7 1/2 on the turf. Lifetime Record: GSP, 17-10-2-2, $463,395

    • 2 YO Tapit filly TAPA TAPA TAPA takes MSW at Woodbine
      08/01/2016

      2 year old Tapit filly TAPA TAPA TAPA was a closing second in her first start on the Tapeta at Woodbine. Today she was away fast, but bided her time and then drew off powerfully down the lane to win by around four lengths. She is owned by Beau Ravine LLC and was bed in KY by Patricia Pavlish (KY). Timothy E. Hamm rounded out the connections as trainer.

    • CON GEE wins at Delaware Park
      07/31/2016

      Five year old mare Con Gee racing for her trainer: Kenyon G. Furlong and  her owner Paul Trapani swung wide and cleared to win easily by over 4 lengths at Delaware Park. She was bred by John H. Adger & C. Lynwood O'Cain DVM. Her earnings stand at over $103,000.

    • NOT ABOUT THE NAIL scores her 5th win in allowance company at Finger Lakes
      07/27/2016

      The intriguingly named NOT ABOUT THE NAIL won AGAIN in allowance company at Finger Lakes - her 5th win - wiring the field going a mile She is owned by Hesa Stable and was bred Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd. She has earned over $81,000.

    • 2 YO LADY JOAN wins MSW at SARATOGA
      07/26/2016

      2 YO NY Bred  filly LADY JOAN started as the favorite based on a recent 2nd at Belmont and waited off the early pace before zooming to the lead a furlong out and drawing clear to win by 2 1/2 lengths foing 5 1/2 furlongs on the turf.  With her win she has already earned  $56,040  for owner/breeder Hilly Fields Stable (NY). She is trained by Philip M. Serpe

    • SW DUFF scores in allowance company at Thistledown
      07/25/2016

      The Elkstone Group's multiple SW, DUFF, pressed the pace and then cleared the field to win an allowance racce at Thistledown going a mile on the dirt. Recently he just missed adding another stakes win in the City of Laurel Stakes at Laurel Park. He snuck inside and was third, but only by 2 noses, He had won the Roanoke Stakes at PARX before that. He has earned  over $280,000  for his connections. The well traveled DUFF was bred by Two Sisters Farm.

    • Stakes placed 2 year old and a maiden winner
      07/10/2016

      Two year old Elkstone owned Hat Trick gelding Crazyantberighted  came from off the pace and blew past his rivals sprinting 4 1/2 furlongs to win first out. Stepping up into stakes company in the Hoover S  at Belterra Park, he got shuffled back in traffic but came on again to gain the show position and add black type to his pedigree.

      On the same day at Arlington Park, PAINT THE CORNERS, came wide and fought to the wire to break his maiden. He is also owned by Elkstone. The three year old filly has been knocking on the door and has already earned over $42.000.

    • 2 winners today for Elkstone - one a 2 year old
      07/08/2016

      CASTLES IN THE AIR, a two year old colt by Spring At Last, chased the pace early, put a head in front at the top of the lane and outkicked the pacesetter for the win going 5 furlongs at Presque Isle Downs in his first start. The Elkstone Group LLC  homebred, is trained by Ron G. Potts.

      Four year old filly, KISS THE PRNCESS, learned about the winner's circle when she broke her maiden 3 races back - she has not lost since! This time she split rivals and got up for the win going 6 furlongs on the all weather surface at Presque Isle Downs. She is also an Elkstone Group LLC  homebred and is trained by Ron G. Potts.

    • Lady Serena third in the Barely Even S
      07/04/2016

      Dell Ridge homebred, Lady Serena, was already outside and came strongly at the end to garner her first black type in the Barely Even S at Gulfstream.  Lady Serena is aptly named coming from the family of Champion SERENAS SONG. She has already earned over $115,000.

       

    • 2 MORE winners for Custom Care - including a 2 year old
      07/01/2016

      Two year old Old Fashioned filly POLITICAL ANIMAL was relentless in securing a MSW win sprinting 5 furlongs at Presque Isle. She pressed the pace out wide, lost ground into the stretch and then powered to a win in her second start.  She was placed in her first outing. She is a homebred for The Elkstone Group LLC and has already earned $28,080.

      On the same day, multiple stakes placed My Sister Caro wired the field at Delaware Park for her 3rd win. She also has 3 seconds and 3 thirds for her owner/trainer Kenyon G. Furlong. She has bankrolled over $100,000.
       

    • 2 winners for Custom Care
      06/28/2016

      Elkstone homebred Street Sense gelding TOTAL FUTBOL closed determinedly to win sprinting at  his home track Presque Isle Downs. He raced as he did last out, saving ground and then angling out to clear the field for the win this time going 5 1/2 furlongs. It was his second allowance win in a row. He as earned $67,960.

      Also winning at Presque Isle for the Elkstone Group was SEA ARE SEVEN, a Not for Love gelding who wired the field for the win going 6 1/2 furlongs. He has earned $40,685.

       

    • 3 winners for CUSTOM CARE EQUINE
      06/24/2016

      At Belmont, 4 year old Not For Love filly BARREL OF DREAMS pushed the pace setter in second and then dueled in the stretch and cleared her rival to win by a length. She is owned by Newman Racing and was bred by Tri-County Stables. She has earned $81,580.

      Also at Belmont another 4 year old filly PLEASURE CRUISE wired the field to break her maiden with ease going 1 1/16 on the turf. She is owned by Epona Racing Stable and The Horse Game Stable and was bred by Harry L Landry & Duncan Lloyd.

      Finally, three year old Gio Pont gelding DOMUS broke his maiden at Finger Lakes. He is a homebred for Empire Equines LLC.

    • SW ABSATOOTLY adds MORE black type
      06/21/2016

      SW ABSATOOTLY winner of the East View S. in 2015, and stakes placed 3 times since then, was caught in deep stretch in the Niagara S at Finger Lakes and ended up second by a head in a gutsy effort. She is a homebred for Donald Newman (NY) and is trained by Charlton Baker. She is ultra consistent with 3 wins, 3 seconds and a third from 8 starts and has earned over $160,000. 

    • KISS THE PRINCESS wins 2nd in a row
      06/14/2016

      KISS THE PRINCESS, an Elkstone Group homebred Any Given Saturday filly broke her maiden at Presque Isle Downs last out. She liked the winner's circle so much she won again next out. She pressed the pace, was briefly caught behind the tiring leader came around that one and got the job done going a mile on the all weather surface.



    • SHOTENOUGH TO POP graduates at Belterra
      06/13/2016

      SHOTENOUGH TO POP broke his maiden in a MSW at Belterra Park for owners Norman Lynn Cash, William Helwig and Brent Gasaway. The 3 yar old gelding was well placed and the swung slightly wide for the win. He is trained by Kellyn Gorder. 

    • Busy day at the races for Custom Care Grads
      06/06/2016

      Elkstone homebred Street Sense colt TOTAL FUTBOL closed determinedly to win back on his home territory Presque Isle Downs. He saved ground and then angled out to clear the field for the win going 6 furlongs. He as earned $46,120.

      Also at Presque Isle, two year old Elkstone owned Hat Trick gelding CRAZYCANTBERIGHTED came from off the pace and blew past his rivals sprinting 4 1/2 furlongs to win first out. To make it even better, Elkstone's 2 year old Not for Love  filly DIAMOND DOLLAR was a good second in her first start - also at 4 1/2 furlongs on the all weather track.

      At Belmont, TIZACINCH found 1 1/16 on the turf to his liking and broke his maiden for owner Sullimar Stable. He has been knocking on the door and has already earned over $55,000.

    • Amazing racing for Custom Care Equine : Stakes Winner, 2 stakes placed and a MSW
      05/31/2016

      New York-bred veteran WEEKEND HIDEAWAY (Speightstown) notched his seventh stakes win when he took the one-mile Commentator Stakes t Belmont over a muddy track in 1:35.95. The win in the Commentator pushed the horse's earnings to just over $750,000, and the 6-year-old isn't done yet. "We'll be running at Saratoga," said owner Mike Hoffman, of Red and Black Stable. "He always runs well there".

      Third in the same race was  Eye Luv Lulu now owned and trained by Jacobson David. He was off a bit slow but rallied and his earnings now stand over $420,000.

      Also busy was Newman Racing's SW ABSATOOTLY who rallied for second in the Bouwerie S also at Belmont. Her earned have increased to over $160,000 and she has an enviable lifetime record of 7 3-2-1.

      Icing on the cake was the win first out by BIRGETTA ROSE, a filly in the FAST WOMEN TWO partnership organized by Donna Freyer. At Pimlico in her first start, the filly sailed out of the gate and wired the field to win by 5! BIRGETTA ROSE was selected for the partnership by Donna.

    • KISS THE PRINCESS graduates at Presque Isle
      05/25/2016

      KISS THE PRINCESS, an Elkstone Group homebred Any Given Saturday filly broke her maiden at Presque Isle Downs. She went off the heavy favorite and split horses to get the job done going a mile on the all weather surface.

    • Born to be Mild wins by 5 for the Elkstone Group
      05/07/2016

      4 year old POSSE filly BORN TO BE MILD welcomed the 2016 Finger Lake season with a resounding win. She sailed to a 5 length victory for trainer Chris J. Englehart and owner The Elkstone Group LLC. 
       

    • Graded stakes placed WEEKEND HIDEAWAY becomes a Stakes Winnner
      04/30/2016

      6 year old graded stakes placed WEEKEND HIDEAWAY added a stakes win to his pedigree page taking the Affirmed Success S. at Belmont by over 2 lengths. It was his 9th win lifetime. He has now earned $631,532  for his owner Black and Red Stable. WEEKEND HIDEAWAY was bred by Flying Zee Stables.

    • KISSES FOR LOVE wins an allowance race for her 9th win
      04/22/2016

      6 YO mare, KISSES FOR LOVE won her last start in claiming company by 9 widening lengths. Claimed out of that race she was entered in allowance company at Penn National and earned her 9th win lifetime and upped her earnings to over $168,000. She forced the pace in second, took over and held the closers at bay. Bred by the Elkstone Group, she is now owned by Sittin Chilly Stable and trained by Brandon L. Kulp. 

    • It Doesnt End Well wins in allowance company
      04/21/2016

      It DID end well for IT DOESN'T END WELL as he powered to a win in allowance company at Penn National - his 4th win. He was pinched back and the start but rallied to get up for the win by a neck. He is owned by Allen Jackson and was bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC. IT DOESN'T END WELL has earned over $108,000 for his connections and has 7 seconds as well as his 4 wins.

    • SW LADY FOG HORN comes back strong for her 9th win
      04/21/2016

      Elkstone Group's homebred filly, LADY FOG HORN strung together 4 stakes wins at Indiana Grand last season,3 on dirt and 1 on turf, before finishing second in Churchill's G3 Cardinal H. on the grass last fall. On Indiana Grand's opening day, she went off the heavy favorite, saved ground and split rivals en route to a 1 1/2-length victory for her NINTH WIN. Lifetime Record: GSP, 16-9-2-2, $434,16

    • Absatootly adds a stakes placing
      04/17/2016

      SW ABSATOOTLY winner of the East View S. in 2015, wired the field  in open allowance company at Laurel, and  then today ran a gutsy third in the Austintown Filly Sprint S at Mahoning Valley Race Course. She is a homebred for Donald Newman (NY) and is trained by Charlton Baker. She is ultra consistent with 3 wins, a second and a third from 6 starts and has earned $135,990.

    • Force Multiplier keeps the wins going
      04/17/2016

      6year old FORCE MULTIPLIER won still again, at Mahoning Valley Race Course - his 4th win in 2016 and his 9th win lifetime. He broke sharply and proved much the best winning by over 5 lengths. He is approaching $150,000 in earnings. Bred by Gainesway Thoroughbreds LTD, he changed hands again after the race and will be owned and trained by Sharon Ruberto. 

    • Make Your Point wins at Aqueduct
      04/11/2016

      MAKE YOUR POINT, a five year old Not For Love mare, won going six furlongs at Aqueduct. She dueled early for the lead and inched clear for the win. She is now owned by the Repole Stable and was bred by Andy Beadnell. It was her third win lifetime and it pushed her earnings over $100,000.

    • Eye Luv Lulu wires field to win allowance by 5 at Aqueduct
      04/08/2016

      Most recently second in the Hollie Hughes S., Eye Luv Lulu dispatched a field of allowance horses in wire to wire fashion going 7 furlongs for a $75,000 purse. He drew off to win by an easy 5 lengths for his 7th win. Add to that 5 seconds and a third and he has earned over $399,000. Eye Luv Lulu was claimed last June, and he has done well for his new connections owner/trainer David Jacobson.

       

    • Two tough winners for Custom Care
      03/31/2016

      Two 6 year old geldings won today - each winning for the 8th time.  First Ronin won sprinting at Penn National. He has earned over $113,000 and was claimed out of his race . At Mahoning Valley Race Course, Force Multiplier wired the field winning easily. He has earned over $138,000.

    • Lay Down the Law takes MSW
      03/27/2016

      LAY DOWN THE LAW, a three year old Not for Love gelding broke his maiden in a MSW at Penn National for owner/breeder The Elkstone Group LLC (PA). He raced 3 wide and then dueled to the wire for the win.

    • Two winners at Laurel for Custom Care
      03/19/2016

       SW ABSATOOTLY won in open allowance company at Laurel, wiring the field as usual on the way to a 1 3/4-length victory for an enviable lifetime record: SW, 5-3-1-0, $128,940. She is a homebred for Donald Newman (NY) and is trained by Charlton Baker.

      On the same day 6 year old gelding Retire Fifty Five also won at Laurel raising his earnings over $116,000. He is owed by BB Horses and was bred by the Elkstone Group. 

    • OVER MY HEAD wins at Aqueduct
      03/18/2016

      Five year old NY Bred mare OVER MY HEAD won at Aqueduct for owner  Blas Perez-Padilla and breeder EKQ Stables Corp. This is only her second win, but she has bankrolled  $80,425 by hitting the board multiple times in her career. In this race she rode the rail initially and then worked her way through horses to clear for the win.

    • Amour's Charm wins at a 50% clip
      02/26/2016

      AMOUR'S CHARM has now won 50% of her 4 starts! She is owned by Michael Dubb and was bred by  Dr. Joseph Kutz. She broke her maiden last fall at Laurel in her first out . Her most recent win came at Aqueduct where she came wide late and cleared the field. She has earned $54,630.

    • Eye Luv Lulu second in the Hollie Hughes
      02/16/2016

      Multiple Stakes Placed Eye Luv Lulu added more black type, running second in the Hollie Hughes S at Aqueduct. He has done well for his new connections owner/trainer David Jaconbson. He has earned  over $350,000. 

    • Blue Hen Maddness
      02/05/2016

      BLUE HEN MADDNESS sprinted 5 1/2 furlongs as the favorite and wired the field at Penn National to add a 5th  win to her resume. She is owned now by Exacta B. S. LLC and Richard Vega Racing Stable. She was bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC and is trained by Wayne Potts and is approaching $100,000 in earnings,

    • Fear Or Be Feared scores in MSW - 2nd out
      01/28/2016

       The Elkstone Group LLC homebred Fear Or Be Feared, was a force to be feared indeed. At Penn National, in his second time out of the gate, he dueled for the lead from the gate, grabbed it and went on to wire the field going 6 furlongs on the dirt. 

      On the same day Force Multiplier won again. this time at Mahoning Valley Race Course  and was claimed out of his race. He has earned over $128,000.

    • IT DOESNT END WELL wins second in a row
      01/17/2016

      Elkstone homebred IT DOSENT END WELL has back to back wins - his third, sprinting 5 1/2 at Penn National. This time he zipped up the rail to wire the field and score easily. He has earned over $70,000 to date.

    • Retire Fifty Five nails one at Laurel by 6
      01/12/2016

      Five year old gelding RETIRE FIFTY FIVE got an inside start, waitied patiently once clear and then took off for an easy and widening lead to win by 6 lengths, He is owned by  BB Horses, trained by  Claudio A. Gonzalez and was bred by the Elkstone Group, LLC. RETIRE FIFTY FIVE has earned over $99,000.

     



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