Preparations continue

Preparations continue for Fall 2012

Rosecroft meet

            Race Secretary Mike Wandishin has released the first Condition Sheet of the Fall 2012 meet and purses are expected to average at least $35,000 a night for the meet. This is an increase of 75% from the Spring meet.

            Racing will continue to take place on Tuesday and Saturday evenings with a first post of 7:25 pm. Qualifiers will continue to take place before the races on Saturday with a first post of 5 pm; however; the first qualifiers of the meet scheduled for Saturday September 8 with take place at 10 am.

            The draw schedule for Rosecroft has changed slightly to the following:

                        Enter Wednesday noon to three for Saturday’s card;

                        Enter Thursday noon to three for Tuesday’s card;

                        Enter Friday noon to one for Saturday qualifiers; &

                        Scratch time is 10 am the morning after entries are taken.           


            Applications for Fall 2012 races privileges are available at Rosecroft Raceway’s website and are due at Rosecroft, not postmarked, by September 8 for horses wishing to be considered for the opening week draw.

            Maryland Sire Stakes’ races return to Rosecroft on Saturday October 20 and 27th with the prospect of World Champion trotter Googoo Gaagaa’s return to the races in the eliminations on October 20.

            For more details or to keep up with everything happening at Rosecroft see its website at .