Los Alamitos enjoyed a record average pool in the Late Pick 4 over the track’s Equine Sale weekend of $115,817 to eclipse the previous record average of $113,462 set on May 13-15 of 2016.
The new record average include the fifth highest single night pool in the Late Pick 4 of $129,685 wagered on Sunday, October 2. The other pools this week were $100,193 on Friday, September 30 and $117,574 on Saturday, October 1. On the track, Los Alamitos had a busy week with Friday’s card featuring the PCQHRA Breeders Derby, Blane Schvaneveldt Handicap and Kip Didericksen Handicap. Saturday’s card featured the Grade 2 $430,000 PCQHRA Breeders Futurity, which was carded as the final leg of the night’s Late Pick 4. Sunday’s card featured three trials to the $118,000 Wild West Futurity. All three trials were part of the Late Pick Four. The Wild West final will be held on Sunday, October 23.
The current season has seen its share of Pick 4 records, which remain the Orange County oval’s most popular wager. The four highest pools in the history of the track’s early Pick 4 have now come in 2016 headed by the all-time record $192,292 set on April 10.
Los Alamitos offers two Pick Fours each racing night. The early Pick Fours consist of races one through four. The late Pick Fours consist of the final four races on the card. To view Free Handicapping Tips and Pick Four selections, just visit www.losalamitos.com and click on the handicapping link.
Los Alamitos Highest All-Time Pools In the early Pick Four
Los Alamitos Highest All-Time Pools In the Early Pick Four
1. Sunday, April 10, 2016 $192,292
2. Sunday, August 14, 2016 $188,569
3. Sunday, April 3, 2016 $181,059
4. Sunday, March 6, 2016 $180,617
5. Sunday, May 3, 2015 $178,248
Los Alamitos Highest All-Time Pools In the Late Pick Four
1. Sunday, May 3, 2015 $141,711
2. Sunday, April 3, 2016 $138,670
3. Sunday, May 17, 2015 $134,569
4. Saturday, May 21, 2016 $130,894
5. Sunday, October 2, 2016 $129,685