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Filoso Leads the Way in NHC Qualifier

December 12, 2016

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Monmouth Park contest regular Lou Filoso took home first prize in the penultimate NHC qualifier of the 2016 season on Saturday, December 10.  In doing so, Filoso bested 201 other entries.  Along with Shirley Wolff, Filoso will travel to Las Vegas for the 2017 DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship.  Filoso also took home first cash prize of $5,700.  Monmouth Park will host a $250 “Last Chance” NHC Qualifier on Sunday, January 1 – with the Top 2 finishers earning a seat to the 2017 NHC.

The official Top 10 from Saturday’s contest are:

FinishNameBankrollPrize Money
1stLou Filoso$1,100.60$5,700
2ndShirley Wolff$708.25$2,280
3rdStelio Kandias$600.50$1,368
4thMarina Todisco$556.55$798
5thTony Zhou$501$399
6thElaine Kowaleski$499.70    $171
7thRobert Gilbert$445.50$171
8thRich Loftus$413.50$171
9thStephen Luca$400.90$171
10thArthur Guglielmo$306.80$171