Connor’s Comments for Sunday, June 10

2018-06-16

FIRST RACE – “Sloppy +1” throughout the night … MASSIVE TALENT was parked just past the quarter to get the lead, yielded before the second turn to sit the pocket, outside late turn keeping a three-wide horse wide, inched up and got by C-O-TO BLUEGRASS late. The latter drifted out midpack then got in gear at the 1/8, raced up to cover then spent most of the frontstretch without cover to get ... 

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Familiar faces make their way back to the track for opening night

2016-03-21

The opening night card of the 2016 racing season at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono saw some familiar trainers and drivers revisiting the winners circle, and the Holiday Road gelding Its Huw You Know capturing the featured $15,500 second race trot in 1:55.2.
Jim Morrill Jr., with a UDR of over .600 starting the season at Buffalo, completed a sweep of the Daily Double with Its Huw You Know, huw who, as opposed to his win in his last start ... 

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Opening Night Saturday at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono

2016-03-18

The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono opens its 51st season of harness racing on Saturday night, March 19th, with a $15,500 trotting feature and a trio of $14,000 co-features, two on the pace and one on the trot. The card starts off strongly, with the nightly feature slotted for race 2 on the 14-race card, and one of the co-features hitting leadoff for the mountain action, which has a first post at 6:30 p.m.
In the second race conditioned trot, the Holiday Road gelding Its Huw You Know ... 

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Memorial Day Weekend Fun and Festivities

2015-05-15

Memorial Day weekend is almost here and it’s a great time to enjoy Mohegan Sun Pocono. Join Mohegan Sun Pocono from Thursday, May 21st through Monday, May 25th for a weekend full of entertainment including live music, exciting horse racing and the opening of the spectacular outdoor Terrace.
The fun begins on Thursday, May 21st at 8:00pm at Breakers where four lucky finalists will compete in the grand finale of the Battle ... 

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