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February 14th, 2022 By Dick Jerardi The most fascinating Eclipse Award decision was definitely going to be 3-year-old male, annually one of the two, along with Horse of the Year, marquee categories. The voters had two great choices: Essential Quality or Medina Spirit. Stallions! Stallions! Stallions! Great Values on top studs from PA, MD and KY!!! 2021 Horsemen's Awards Banquet "A Night of Excellence" Saturday, February 19, 20225:30 - 10 [email protected] in Bensalem, PA Go to 32 Auctions With changes in fundraising over the last two years, courtesy

  Baby Clairiere 2021 Parx Year in Review By Dick Jerardi   Keystone/Philadelphia Park/Parx is closing on its 50th anniversary. A strong case can be made that 2021 was the greatest year in the history of the race track. Pennsylvania Derby Day was back, delivering the New Executive Director Jeff Matty presents Special Achievement Award for Michael Ballezzi, Esq., Accepted by Phil Aristone. PTHA Staff presents Special Achievement Award on behalf of Connie Youmans. Lesley Saunder, Nicole Guzman, Vicky Mangini, Amanda-Kate Lenzi, Diane Day, Dani