Penn National

June 16, 2015
Tom McClay admits he was horrified when he saw his 3-year-old colt Amplified in front through early fractions of 21.69 and 44.47 seconds in last Friday’s six-furlong Danzig Stakes for Pennsylvania-breds at Penn National Race Course. McClay said he ...
June 12, 2015
Capar Girl, part of a strong coupled entry for owner Tom McClay, stepped up to stakes company to win the $75,000 New Start for Pennsylvania-bred 3-year-old fillies Friday at Penn National Race Course.
June 02, 2015
Penn Gaming’s strategy of putting on huge stakes days at its Mid-Atlantic tracks of Penn National and Charles Town is paying off as Penn National set two handle records last Saturday on Penn Mile night.
May 30, 2015
It wasn't pretty but Force the Pass got the job done in the Grade 3, $500,000 Penn Mile, rallying hard late to overtake Night Prowler in deep stretch and win by a head.
Golden Lad turned what looked like a wide-open Mountainview Handicap into a one-sided affair by opening a large lead in upper stretch and then easily holding off a late run by Kid Cruz to win by five lengths.
May 28, 2015
The first two years of the Penn Mile, there were pretty clear standouts. Not so this year. It is an evenly matched group, with no Beyers of 90 or more, but mid- to high-80s all over the place.
May 27, 2015
On Wednesday, a field of 11 was entered for the third running of the $500,000 Penn Mile at Penn National Race Course. The Saturday evening card will have a first post of 6 p.m. and is front-loaded with an all-stakes pick four to begin the program.
May 26, 2015
The $500,000 Penn Mile has extended its reach to California this year as Ocho Ocho Ocho and Papacoolpapacool shared a charter flight on Monday that took them to Allentown, Pa., about an hour’s drive from Penn National in Grantville.
May 25, 2015
Ocho Ocho Ocho and Papacoolpapacool are en route from Southern California to Penn National Race Course in Grantville, Pa., today. Both 3-year-olds will be entered Wednesday for the Grade 3, $500,000 Penn Mile next Saturday.
June 03, 2014
When Bobby Kitten’s hit the far turn in the $500,000 Penn Mile, it was clear the colt was going to win, and probably win big.