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Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the harness racing line-up for Thursday morning (Jan. 22) at 10:30 a.m. The show will be highlighted by Mike Woebkenberg, Brittany Bounds, and Ashley Holliday. Woebkenberg joins the program this week to discuss his promotion of the sport of harness racing through his starting car rides in Southern Ohio. Woebkenberg was a nominee for Innovator of the Year this season. Up and coming Mid-Atlantic trainer Brittany Bounds will join the duo for the first time. Bounds is fresh off a pair of seasonal earnings that eclipsed $100,000 in back to back years. Nominated for the Small Stable of the Year, Bounds is just shy of 100 career training wins. Holliday, a nominee for the Horsewoman of the Year, joins to discuss her outriding and ownership career. Holliday is currently the outrider at Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway and Miami Valley Gaming. She will discuss her daily roles at the tracks, and take listeners through her career. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. Michael Carter Social Media and Publicity Coordinator U.S. Trotting Association | 6130 S. Sunbury Rd. | Westerville, OH 43081-3909

Elkton, MD - Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/Bet America would like to congratulate their 2019 harness racing award winners. The winners were announced on the Thursday (Jan. 16) program, which can be heard on the archive by visiting www.betamerica.com/BARN. Ted Barcus Race Fan of the Year Winner: Albert Nash (41.57%) Runner-Up: Colton Hay (24.05%) Nash won the inaugural Post Time with Mike and Mike Race Fan of the Year in 2015 and again in 2018. He is the first three-time winner of the award, spending his time congratulating participants victories via Facebook. Nash also carries a positive attitude and helps promote the sport of Harness Racing. Sam McKee Race Call of the Year Winner: Roger Huston - 2019 Little Brown Jug (32.15%) Runner-Up: Ken Warkentin - 2019 Sam McKee Memorial (17.68%) Huston, who retired from The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in 2019, found a special bond with Little Brown Jug champion, Southwind Ozzi. Southwind Ozzi went undefeated with Huston calling his races, this was the second victory for Huston in the category. Horsewoman of the Year, presented by Southern Oaks Training Center Winner: Nancy Takter (31.42%) Runner-Up: Ashley Holliday (16.19%) Takter took over some of the training duties of her father, Hall of Fame trainer Jimmy Takter in 2019. She sent out the most winners she has ever had in 2019, getting to the winners circle 72 times in 338 starts. She campaigned world-champion Captain Crunch to a powerful victory in the Pepsi North America Cup at Woodbine Mohawk Park in June, led Manchego to a world-record setting performance at Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway, then capped off her season with a powerful Breeders Crown performance by Manchego. Larry Rheinheimer Small Stable of the Year, presented by Harrah's Hoosier Park Winner: Galliers Racing (31.76%) Runner-Up: Altmeyer Wilder Racing Stable (19.65%) Galliers Racing Stable was started by young up and coming star Brady Galliers. Galliers was not born into racing like many horsemen, he has worked hard to become of the top stables in Ohio. He recent finished sixth in the training standings at Scioto Downs and has a strong social media presence promoting the sport of Harness Racing. Innovator of the Year, presented by the United States Trotting Association Winner: Wendy Ross (27.59%) Runner-Up: Rod Allums Jr. (25.89%) Ross began working for the USTA in May 2018, helping to spearhead some of harness racing's mainstream media. She helped to produce and put together the first harness racing Lip Sync battle and also helped put on a Harness Racing Carpool Karaoke. In 2018, she worked with Mark Weaver and Ron Burke to coordinate the Harness Racing FanZone Foiled Again Farewell tour. Upset of the Year, presented by Winners Circle Racing Stable Winner: Forbidden Trade winning the Hambletonian over Greenshoe (30.69%) Runner-Up: Caviart Ally defeating Shartin N in Lexington and the Breeders Crown (27.82%) Who could forget the dominant trio that trainer Marcus Melander had with Greenshoe, Gimpanzee, and Green Manalishi S produced in 2019, but it was Forbidden Trade who came out on top with a powerful victory in the Hambletonian Final. The win gave trainer Luc Blais and United States Harness Writers Association Rising Star Bob McClure their first victory in the $1 million event. Foiled Again Iron Horse of the Year Winner: T Red (31.57%) Runner-Up: Electric Lad (26.18%) T Red started his career at age two, with six victories in 19 starts making just over $7,000 in 2008. He is currently owned by trainer Henry Gulley and has hit the board in 18 of 42 starts in 2019 while winning seven races and making $25,427. T Red has raced all through Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana with just under $480,000 in career earnings. He set a lifetime mark of 1:51.1 at age five at Indiana Downs. His highest career earnings came in 2011 where he earned $63,300. Post Time with Mike and Mike thanks their listeners for taking time to nominate the contenders and for voting throughout the last few weeks. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD -- The 2019 Post Time with Mike and Mike harness racing awards show presented by USTA/BetAmerica is set for Thursday (Jan. 14) at 10:30 am. The show will highlight the winners in the following categories: -Upset of the Year, presented by Winners' Circle Racing -Larry Rheinheimer Small Stable of the Year presented by Harrah's Hoosier Park -Innovator of the Year, presented by the United States Trotting Association -Foiled Again Iron Horse of the Year -Horsewoman of the Year, presented by Southern Oaks Training Center -Sam McKee Race Call of the Year, presented by Winbak Farm -Ted Barcus Race Fan of the Year Post Time with Mike and Mike would like to thank all those who took time to vote for their favorite nominees. 2019 produced the largest voter turnout in the history of the awards. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the line-up for Thursday morning (Jan. 9) at 10:30 a.m. They kick off their next season with the nominees for the 2019 Larry Rheinheimer Small Stable of the Year Award, presented by Harrah's Hoosier Park. This year, the duo had a record number of Small Stables that were nominated, then whittled down to six. Nominated for the category this year were Galliers Racing, Altmeyer Wilder Racing, the Trevor Williams Stable, the Tahnee Camilleri stable, Winners Circle Racing, and the Bill Mackenzie Stable. The award is named for trainer Larry Rheinheimer who was the first winner of the Small Stable of the year award. Rheinheimer passed away in September 2016. He is well known for training pacing superstar Freaky Feet Pete. Previous winners include Verlin Yoder, Jamie Macomber, JoAnn Looney-King, and Voting is still open in the 2019 Post Time with Mike and Mike Awards. Voting can be done via their website, www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com until Tuesday, January 14. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is announcing that their Thursday (Jan. 2) show has been moved to Friday (Jan.3). There was an issue with the podcast provider that necessitated this move. Mike and Mike will take a look back through the 2019 season, feature some of their past interviews, and check out some of the funnier moments of the year. Voting is still open in the 2019 Post Time with Mike and Mike Awards. Voting can be done via their website, www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the line-up for Thursday morning (Jan. 2) at 10:30 a.m. They will close out the 2019 season with their year in review show. Mike and Mike will take a look back through the 2019 season, feature some of their past interviews, and check out some of the funnier moments of the year. Voting is still open in the 2019 Post Time with Mike and Mike Awards. Voting can be done via their website, www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD - Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica is excited to announce the nominees for the 2018 Post Time with Mike and Mike awards. Nominations were announced during their scheduled broadcast on Thursday (Dec. 26). Mike and Mike would like to thank harness racing fans who took time out to nominate their favorite person or horse for each award. The pair was flooded with nominations for each category. Voting begins today (Dec. 26) at Noon and will continue until Tuesday (Jan. 14) at Noon. Listeners can vote via the duo's webpage by clicking here Votes are limited to one per person. Biographies for each of the nominees can viewed via the duo's website or be found by clicking here. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the harness racing line-up for Thursday morning (Dec. 19) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by Ashley Tetrick, Ryan Clements, and Adriano Sorella. Tetrick joins this week to discuss the 2019 Arctic Challenge that her husband, Tim, participated in this week in Finland. She will discuss the marketing effort that went into promoting the event and how social media allowed it to reach outlets all over the world. Clements, the creator of Off and Pacing and Turf Dynasty, will join to talk about how they want to advance the game to continue to reach new fans. He will discuss new ideas that their company The Farm has come up with and how they plan to continue advocating for innovation moving forward. Sorella joined the program just a week ago, but left out a small detail that the Jimmy Freight Stakes would be upon us in 2020. This week he joins to talk about the big race, how it came about and how he thinks it could change the breeding game moving forward. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time With Mike and Mike

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the line-up for Thursday morning (Dec. 12) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by Joe Hundertpfund, Natasha Day, and Adriano Sorella. Hundertpfund, a long time Owner and Trainer in harness racing, is the Grand Father of Layla, who was diagnosed with metastatic Ewing's Sarcoma in February of 2016. The 8-year-old has captured the heart of the harness racing industry, as several horsemen and horsewomen took part in #Layla Crushes Cancer, a fund raising event at the Marydel Fire Company in Delaware. Day, who surpassed $1 million in career earnings on November 18th at The Raceway at Western Fair District, will talk about her career in the sport of harness racing. Sorella, a prominent harness horse owner, will talk about the second part of fan favorite Jimmy Freight's career, the breeding shed. Jimmy Freight will stand at Winbak of Ontario in 2020. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30a.m.via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. From Post Time with Mike and Mike  

Post Time with Mike and Mike is excited to announce that the nominations for the 2019 Post Time with Mike and Mike harness racing awards are now open. Listeners can access the nomination form on the Post Time Awards mini-site at http://www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com/post-time-with-mike-and-mike-awards.html. Nominations will be taken for the following categories: USTA Innovator of the Year, Ted Barcus Race Fan of the Year, Larry Rheinheimer Small Stable of the Year, Sam McKee Race Call of the Year, Horsewomen of the Year, Foiled Again Iron Horse of the Year, and Upset of the Year. Anyone can be nominated for any of the categories with the exception of the Iron Horse of the Year award. For that award, we are looking for horses who are either 13 or 14 years of age and have at least 200 starts during their racing careers and have at least 10 starts in 2019. A short biography is required with each nomination and only one nomination for each category per person. Nominations will be open until Noon on Monday (Dec. 23). Voting for the awards will begin at Noon on Thursday (Dec. 26) and run until noon on Tuesday (Jan. 14). The 2019 Post Time with Mike and Mike Awards will take place on Thursday, January 16, 2019. Listeners can hear the program each Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. via the website,www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com. by Michael Carter, for Post Time With Mike & Mike  

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the harness racing line-up for Thursday morning (Dec. 5) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by Jeff Zidek, Pat Berry, and Steve Oldford Driver Pat Berry, who is rapidly approaching 4,000 career driving wins, will talk about his career in the business. The new Meadows Track Announcer Jeff Zidek will join the duo to discuss his new post as the successor to legendary voice Roger Huston. Amateur Driver Steve Oldford will chime in on the upcoming World Amateur Driving Cup, which will take place at Pompano Park February 23rd and 24th. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. From the Mike and Mike Show  

Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the line-up for Thursday morning (Nov. 7) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by Joe Bongiorno, Jessica Otten, Tim Tetrick, and Andrew Demsky Bongiorno drove his first Breeders Crown champion home in American History at Woodbine Mohawk Park a few weeks back, and now he will get the chance to take down a TVG Open Pacing Final with him Saturday night at The Meadowlands. He will discuss him and Diva's Image (TVG Mares) with the pair, and how they have been training leading up to stakes action on Saturday. Otten will join the program to discuss each of the championship races featured on Saturday night's program. It is an action packed program filled with great racing, that has Horse of the Year implications on the line. She will talk about all of the happenings at The Meadowlands on Saturday and what fans on track can expect. Tetrick has a slew of drives on Saturday night at The Meadowlands, including world-champion Shartin N who has her eyes set on Horse of the Year honors. The pair will discuss the year with Tetrick, and also talk about his drives throughout the program. Demskey, from the PHRA joins to discuss wagering strategies in harness racing and the PHRA's Wagering Warriors which has taken shape at many of the tracks across the state. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. by Michael Carter, for Post Time  

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the line-up for Thursday morning (Nov. 14th) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by Matt Kakaley, Gary Seibel, Jason Turner, and Norton Shoemaker. Driver Matt Kakaley will talk to Mike and Mike about his drives in the Matron Stakes coming up Thursday night at Dover Downs in Delaware. Cal Expo Announcer and Hall of Famer Gary Seibel will discuss the fall/winter meet at the Sacramento oval, which just got underway. The Digital Brand Strategist for the USTA Jason Turner will join the duo to talk about the Youth Delegate Summit that took place this past weekend. Harrah's Philadelphia Starter Norton Shoemaker will give us an inside look at what goes into starting the races on a daily basis. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. From Post Time WIth Mike And Mike  

Elkton, MD- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by BetAmerica/USTA was forced to cancel their program Thursday due to a technical failure. The show has been rescheduled for Friday at 10:30 a.m. Guests include JoAnn Looney King, Jessica Otten, Gina Maybee, and Andrew "Shades" Demsky. Listeners can tune in at www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com. From the Mike and Mike Show

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the harness racing line-up for Thursday morning (Nov. 7) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by JoAnn Looney-King, Brett Pelling, Andrew "Shades" Demsky, and Jessica Otten. The Kings enter Thursday's Matron at Dover Downs with Breeders Crown runner-up Lyons Sentinel. JoAnn Looney King joins the program to discuss their talented young pacer and also give the duo an update on their supserstar Shartin N. Lyons Sentinel has been installed as the 6/5 morning-line favorite and has drawn the rail with Tim Tetrick in the bike Pelling joins the program this week to talk about Papi Rob Hanover who was disqualified following a victory in the Breeders Crown. The pair will find out how he has been training leading up to the Matron at Dover Downs and where he may be headed next following the race. Papi Rob Hanover has drawn post three in the Matron on Thursday and installed as the 2/5 morning-line favorite. "Shades" has been at the Standardbred Horse Sale in Harrisburg this week, and while the conversation has been about sales topper Gangsta Rat there have been plenty of stories that have come out of the yearling sale that ends on Wednesday (Nov. 6). Shades will discuss some of the horses that stood out to him, and some of the surprises that he saw throughout the week. It's a busy couple of weeks leading up to the 2019 TVG Finals at Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment and Jessica Otten joins to discuss the contenders leading up to the Finals on November 23. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN.   Michael Carter Social Media and Publicity Coordinator

Elkton, MD -- Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by the USTA/BetAmerica, is excited to announce the line-up for Thursday morning (Oct. 31) at 10:30 a.m. They will be joined by Tahnee Camilleri, Andy McCarthy, John Hensley, and Elizabeth Cheesman Camilleri, who got her first Breeders Crown trophy this past Saturday in the 3-year-old pace with Dancin Lou, will talk about that experience, as well as her career in the sport of harness racing. McCarthy, who drove Dancin Lou to victory, will talk about his memorable Breeders Crown weekend. The Australian native had four driving wins this past weekend at Woodbine Mohawk Park. Hensley, who is the Director of Racetrack Operations at Dover Downs, will talk about the upcoming meet, which gets underway on Monday, November 4th. Cheesman, who is part of the Pacing For The Cure Team, will talk about the upcoming Pacing For The Cure Annual Dinner Party on Monday, November 4th at 6:00 PM in Harrisburg, PA. Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by USTA/BetAmerica can be heard live every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. via their website www.posttimewithmikeandmike.com or on the archive at www.betamerica.com/BARN. From Post Time with Mike and Mike  

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