Thanksgiving still is a few days away but Pass the Gravy celebrated early, feasting on his fellow Illinois-breds Saturday night at Hawthorne in the $82,750 Sun Power Stakes.Full Story >>
November 16, 2017
Be it through the claim box, the sales ring, or with homebreds, the owner William Stiritz and his private trainer Scott Becker win races.
November 11, 2017
Richie’slilwildcat at heart probably is a 5 1/2-furlong specialist, but she had just enough to get to the wire first in the six-furlong Showtime Deb Stakes on Saturday at Hawthorne.
November 08, 2017
The Tabulator faded to fifth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile, but the colt's connections probably will give him one more chance to shine this year.
Illinois-bred mare Prado's Sweet Ride, who romped in an off-the-turf renewal of the Illini Princess Stakes on Saturday at Hawthorne, will have a 2018 campaign.
October 28, 2017
Blue Sky Kowboy appeared the likely winner in the deep stretch of the $100,000 Hawthorne Derby on Saturday at Hawthorne Race Course, but My Bariley pulled the rug out from under the celebration with a move through traffic to steal the race.
February 19, 2014
Track information and stakes schedule for the 2014 Hawthorne Racecourse spring meet, highlighted by G3 $500,000 Illinois Derby on Saturday, April 19.