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FLORZELL “GEORGIE BOY” DANIELS NAMED 2012 HANOVER SHOE FARMS

Florzell “Georgie Boy” Daniels of Harrington, Delaware, has been named 2012 Groom of the Year in the annual competition sponsored by Hanover Shoe Farms and Harness Tracks of America (“HTA”). In nominating the 83-yearold Daniels, Michel Ridgely Jr., a Maryland Racing Commission employee, and Jackie MacLeod, a trainer and driver, noted that despite his age, […]

Rosecroft Set To Open March 9 Read more

Rosecroft Set To Open March 9

Reminder for Maryland Horsemen to Submit Application For Racing Privileges Fort Washington, MD—(February 25, 2013) The Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association is reminding all Maryland horsemen that Rosecroft opens for the spring meet on March 9, 2013 and that they should immediately submit their applications for racing privileges and their roster of horses. Applications for racing […]

Maryland Horsemen, Rosecroft Raceway Lending Support to Fire Victims Read more

Maryland Horsemen, Rosecroft Raceway Lending Support to Fire Victims

(Fort Washington, MD – February 16, 2013) The Cloverleaf Standardbred Horsemen’s Association (CSOA), Maryland Standardbred Breeders Association (MSBA) and Rosecroft Raceway have each committed funds to the Maryland Standardbred Horsemen’s Assistance Fund in order to direct assistance to those horsemen affected by the fire at the… Shenandoah County Fairgrounds in Woodstock, Virginia earlier this week. […]

Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association Looks Forward to 2013 Race Meet Read more

Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association Looks Forward to 2013 Race Meet

Contact: Thomas Cooke President, Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association 301-567-9636 Sharon Roberts Executive Vice President, Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association 301-567-9636 Fort Washington, MD—February 12, 2012 The Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association is looking forward to the 2013 race meet at Rosecroft Raceway.  Penn National Gaming announced the details of the Spring 2013 meet yesterday. There will be […]

Purses at Rosecroft to rise by 33 percent Read more

Purses at Rosecroft to rise by 33 percent

Fort Washington, MD — Live racing will return Saturday (March 9) to Rosecroft Raceway with several significant changes, most impressive of which is an average daily purse schedule that will be $50,000 per card, an increase of 33 percent from the last race meet which ended Dec. 22, 2012. “The infusion of funds from gaming […]

Thoroughbred Simulcasting Returns Jan. 1 at Rosecroft Raceway Read more

Thoroughbred Simulcasting Returns Jan. 1 at Rosecroft Raceway

THOROUGHBRED SIMULCASTING RETURNS TO ROSECROFT RACEWAY ON JANUARY 1 (Fort Washington, MD – December 18, 2012) Thoroughbred simulcasting will return to Rosecroft Raceway on January 1, 2013 for the first time in nearly three years under an agreement announced today at the monthly Maryland Racing Commission meeting at Laurel Park. The agreement between Rosecroft Raceway, […]

Maryland Standardbred Horsemen Support Penn National’s Application for 2013 Dates Read more

Maryland Standardbred Horsemen Support Penn National’s Application for 2013 Dates

For Immediate Release: Contact: Thomas Cooke, 202-549-7477 Sharon Roberts, 301-520-3332  Maryland Standardbred Horsemen Support Penn National’s Application for 2013 Dates November 13, 2012 Fort Washington, MD—The Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Associated announced its’ support of Penn National Gaming’s application for 2013. “We are very happy that Penn National has applied for dates in 2013,” said Thomas […]