Matt Shifman has been on
the Horse Racing Nation staff since 2011 and currently serves as Assistant Editor. Matt covers Aqueduct, Belmont Park,
Monmouth Park, and Saratoga in his two HRN blogs Racing at the Jersey Shore and New York State of Racing.
Matt’s articles and tweets
frequently appear in the America’s Best Racing weekly Notebook. In 2012 he
became a voter in the NTRA weekly polls for the Top Thoroughbred and Top
The best way to get to
know Matt is to check out some of his favorite articles from the past couple
Edison: the Travels of a Million Dollar Colt
A Kentucky Derby Field with Just 14 Horses
What is the Best Kentucky Derby Running Style?
2013 Breeders' Cup Distaff: Risk and Reward
The AndyScoggin Award Winners
Saratoga Time Machine -- the Year 1972
John Velazquez Made His Point in the Met Mile
The Top 10 Gray Horses of All-Time
The Loss of Autism Awareness
World Autism Awareness Day
Draw a Line Through It
You may also know Matt by
his Twitter, Facebook, and HRN screen name, AndyScoggin.
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