Kostin Wins SSC #1; Headed to Invitational, PYP
February 14, 2022
Monmouth Park’s first $300 Simulcast Series Challenge Qualifier was held Saturday, February 12 and the winner was John Kostin of Trenton, NJ.
Kostin bested a field that included 108 entries. He turned his starting $150 bankroll into $1,052.50 by betting races from Aqueduct, Gulfstream and Tampa Bay. Contest players could only bet win, place and/or show and needed to bet a minimum of $15 per race.
By finishing first, Kostin takes home the first-place cash prize of $3,920. In addition, he takes home a spot in the May 14 Simulcast Series Challenge Invitational as well as a seat in the $2,000 Pick Your Prize Handicapping Challenge on June 4. The rest of Saturday’s Top 10 finishers will be joining Kostin in the Invitational. The Top 5 finishers in the 45-entry Invitational will select between two available NHC seats and three cash prizes.
Monmouth Park’s next three Simulcast Series Qualifiers are coming up on February 12, April 2 and April 30.
In total, the Top 10 finishers are:
|1st||John Kostin||$1,052.50||$3,920+PYP Seat+Invitational Seat|
|2nd||Robin Buser||$867.15||$2,800+Invitational Seat|
|3rd||Jerry McClenin||$722.50||$2,016+Invitational Seat|
|4th||Ken Jordan||$720||$896+Invitational Seat|
|5th||Eddie Fitzsimons||$683||$448+Invitational Seat|
|6th||Gary Wright||$609.75||$224+Invitational Seat|
|7th||Darren Yarwood||$601.75||$224+Invitational Seat|
|8th||George Bosch||$601||$224+Invitational Seat|
|9th||Rocco Lombardi||$578.25||$224+Invitational Seat|
|10th||Greg Knepper||$466.45||$224+Invitational Seat|
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