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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:

Finish Name Bankroll Prize
1st David Wolff $1,031.55 $5,775+NHC Seat
2nd Frank D’Angelo $773.45 $2,310+NHC Seat
3rd James Evancho $645.25 $1,732.50
4th Mark Wilgard $502 $1,155
5th Al Squillante $450.25 $577.50