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Wolff Coasts to NHC Contest Score

December 13, 2021


Monmouth Park held a $300 NHC qualifier on Saturday, December 11 and David Wolff of Holmdel, NJ finished in the top spot with a total of $1,031.65.

Wolff bested a field that included 127 entries. He turned his starting $150 bankroll into $1,031.65 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, Wolff takes home the first-place cash prize of $5,775.   Along with second-place finisher Frank D’Angelo,  Wolff earns a seat in the 2022 National Horseplayers Championship in Las Vegas.

In total, the Top 5 finishers from Saturday are:

1stDavid Wolff$1,031.55$5,775+NHC Seat
2ndFrank D’Angelo$773.45$2,310+NHC Seat
3rdJames Evancho$645.25$1,732.50
4thMark Wilgard$502$1,155
5thAl Squillante$450.25$577.50