Published Sunday, September 11th, 2022   ( 1 year ago )

Trio Win Most Races, Money at Del Mar's 2022 Summer Meet

Watson-Pegram-Weitman | Benoit Photo

Watson Pegram Weitman © Benoit Photo

The long-time friends and partners in horse ownership – Mike Pegram, Karl Watson and Paul Weitman – finished first both for number of wins and money won at the conclusion of Del Mar’s 2022 summer race meet on Sunday.

The trio won nine of their 26 starts, a 35% winning mark, and purses worth $849,680 to be dominant in both categories for the 31-day session. They had an especially sweet final day when their colts Cave Rock and Havnameltdown ran one, two, respectively, in the Grade I, $302,000 Runhappy Del Mar Futurity.

Finishing second for money earned was J. Paul Reddam’s Reddam Racing at $628,834. Finishing second for wins was Hronis Racing with six firsts.

Ownership Starts Wins Purses
Pegram, Watson or Weitman 26 9 $849,680
Hronis Racing 44 6 $449,812
Reddam Racing 58 5 $628,834
Red Baron's Barn or Rancho Temescal 35 5 $363,769
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds 26   $248,140
Nick Alexander 21  $377,666
C R K Stable 26   $336,000
SF Racing, Starlight Racing or Madaket Stables, et al 12   $280,900
Benjamin C. & Sally Warren 17   $228,856
Harris Farms 15   $219,276