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The top 10 horses eligible for the 74th edition of the Little Brown Jug to be contested on Thursday, September 19, 2019.

1. (Last Week #1) Captain Crunch (1:47.2s; $1,282,950)

OwnerS: 3 Brothers Stables (NY), Christina Takter (NJ), Rojan Stables (DE) and Caviart Farms (VA)

Trainer: Nancy Johansson                                           

Driver: Scott Zeron

2. (Last Week #5) American Mercury (1:49.4s; $508,463)

Owners: Crawford Farms Racing (NY), Northfork Racing Stable (PA), Chuck Pompey (PA) and Scott Bice (ON) 

Trainer: Chris Oakes                                       

Driver: Tyler Buter

3. (Last Week #2) Best In Show (1:48; $539,138)

Owners: Richard Young (FL) and Joanne Young (FL)

Trainer: Linda Toscano                                  

Driver: Brian Sears/Bob McClure

* Is eligible to supplement into the Little Brown Jug for $45,000

4. (Last Week #3) Southwind Ozzi (1:48; $388,763)

Owners: Vincent Ali, Jr. (NJ) and Alma Iafelice (NJ)

Trainer: Bill MacKenzie                                 

Driver: Brian Sears

5. (Last Week #4) Shake That House (1:47.3s; $450,422)

Owners: Crawford Farms Racing (NY), Alan Johnston (NY), and Northfork Racing Stable (PA)

Trainer: Chris Oakes                                       

Driver: Tyler Buter/Brian Sears

6. (Last Week #6) Captain Victorious (1:48.3f; $370,028)

Owners: The Captain V Stable (PA)

Trainer: Ron Burke                                         

Driver: Yannick Gingras

7. (Last Week #7) Workin Ona Mystery (1:49s; $355,691)

Owners: Diamond Creek Racing (PA), Stambaugh Leeman Stable (OH), Alan Keith (OH) and Wingfield Brothers LLC (OH)

Trainer: Brian Brown                                      

Driver: Tim Tetrick

8. (Last Week #8) Semi Tough (1:50.3f; $377,443)

Owners: Burke Racing Stable LLC (PA), Frank Baldachino (NJ), J&T Silva- Purnel & Libby (FL) and Weaver Bruscemi LLC (PA)

Trainer: Ron Burke                                         

Driver: Matt Kakaley

9. (Last Week #10) Stag Party (1:50.4; $660,295)

Owners: John Fielding (ON), Mac Nichol (ON), McKinlay & Fielding (ON) and West Wins Stable (ON)

Trainer: Casie Coleman                                

Driver: Jonathan Drury

10. (Last Week #NR) U S Captain (1:50.1; $158,283)

Owners: Brittany Farms (KY), Bradley Grant (ONT), Joseph Barbera (NY) & U S Captain Racing (KY)

Trainer: Tony Alagna                                      

Driver: Dexter Dunn/Jason Bartlett

-HRI Staff

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