The ageless Penguin Power is, to his connections’ amazement, still going strong at eight and recently became the first horse to win five WVBC races.
Direct the Cat arrived at the WVBC Triple Crown Nutrition a strong favorite, and in her first two-turn try, she more than lived up to her advance billing.
Hessica made it two straight WVBC Cavada wins with a stirring triumph in the 2023 edition.
Coastal MIssion dazzled with a five-length romp in the Sam Huff West Virginia Breeders Classic.
Muad’dib prevailed for the second straight year in the WV Breeders’ Classic, this time in a hard-fought battle against longshot Martin Man.
The improving Hessica scored an exciting win in the Cavada for owner-trainer-breeder Kristy Petty.
Penguin Power entered the WVBC record books, winning the Dash for Cash for his fourth WVBC triumph.
Owner David Raim, trainer Jeff Runco, and rider Arnaldo Bocachica dominated the WVBC card and wrote their names in the history books.
With a pair of winners on the card — and promising newcomers on the way — broodmare Miss Henny Penny was the surprise star of the WVBC.
Muad’dib remained undefeated with a victory in the West Virginia Breeders’ Classic, his eighth win without a defeat.