HOORAY AUSTIN by HALF OURS sprints to his 2nd win in a row|
HOORAY AUSTIN graduates in his second start last fall . Today in allowance company at Evangeline Downs he sprinted to his second win in a row for new owners :End Zone Athletics, Inc. and trainer Karl Broberg. The 3 year old gelding has earned over $61,000.
MAKE ME SMILE by STAR GUITAR gradiates in MSW|
MAKE ME SMILE has been on the board in all 4 prior starts and went off the favorite today. The 3 year old gelding went right to the lead out of the gate, dueled on the inside but got in tight and had to check. He came on again from 2nd and won by 2 lengths in a MSW going 7 1/2 on the turf at Evangeline Downs. He is owned by Robert Asaro, Robert and Grefg Tramontin and is trained by Keith G. Bourgeois
2 winners for CUSTOM FOR CARLOS|
Sprinting on the dirt at Evangeline Downs, BETO added win # 4 in wire to wire fashion and is approaching $100,000 in earnings. He is owned by Brady Domingue and trained by Kevin Savoy. The 3 year old gelding was bred Jason Hall & BCS Thoroughbreds LLC.
At Louisiana Downs, I SEE YOUDEAUX also sprinted to a wire to wire graduation,She is trained by Karl Broberg for ownr End Zone Athletics, Inc.. The 3 year old filly was bred by Coulee Croche Thor., LLC.
2 yo SW HALFMOON REEF added a stakes lacing in the Texas TB Futurity|
2 year old HALFMOON REEF won the $75,000 D.S. “Shine” Young Futurity for colts and geldings. He lived up to his advance billing with a hard-fought win prevailing by a neck. Shipped to Lone Star for the Texas Thoroughbred Futurity, he added to his laurels with a third.The colt was was bred in Louisiana by Clear Creek Stud, LLC and Coulee Croche Thoroughbreds, LLCand is owned by Corrine and William Heiligbrodt. He is trained by Steve Asmussen. He pushed his earnings over $93,000.
ANDY JONES by HALF OURS takes MSW on the turf|
A homebred for Mark C Scurria, three-year-old ANDY JONES raced to his graduation going 7 1/2 furlongs on the turf at Louisiana Downs, He dueled from the outside and held sway for the win by 3 lengths. ANDY JONES is trained by Rhonda Snodderly.
2 yo FILM STUDY graduates by 4 1/2 in her second outing|
Making her second start, FILM STUDY raced forwardly and cleared her foe in the stretch to graduate by 4 1/2 lengths in an off the turf sprint at Louisiana Downs. She is trained by Jerry Delhomme for owner Set-Hut LLC . She was bred by Jason Hall & Jon Dean.
TRULY STELLAR graduates MSW at Presque Isle|
Three-year-old gelding TRULY STELLAR accelerated late to clear the field and graduate in a MSW at Presque Isle Downs going 6 furongs on the all weather track. He is trained by Cassondra Weaver for owner William E. Wilmoth.
HALFMOON REEF by HALF OURS SCORES IN THE "SHINE" YOUNG FUTURITY AT EVANGELINE DOWNS|
TENSAS THOUGHT by CUSTOM FOR CAROL wins her 4th|
Third last out in the Louisiana Legends Mademoiselle S, 5-year-old mare TENSAS THOUGHT raced to an interesting win in allowance company. She started racing forwardly, dropped back and waited patiently for her cue then forged to the lead inside for the win. She is owned now by Cash is King LLC and trained by Edward Johnston. TENSAS THOUGHT has earned over $145,000.
HONDURAS GIRL by HALF OURS graduates at La Downs |
HONDURAS GIRL took off like a rocket at the half-mile post and coasted to a 10 length win under a hand ride for trainer Sherman Savoie
and owned Leon Savoy. She raced an off the turf mile at Louisiana Downs,
4 WINNERS for CUSTOM FOR CARLOS|
TENSAS TEN broke his maiden at Evangeline Downs going 7 1/2 on the turf in his second start, He was bred by David Leake. The three-year-old gelding was claimed out of the race and we wish his new connections the best. Also at Evangeline Downs, PREEMPTIVE graduated in her 4th try. She sprinted 5 furlongs to the victory for owner Picard Thoroughbreds Racing Stable and trainer Ron Faucheux. At Louisiana Downs. LUCKY TAYLOR annexed win #2. She owned by Norman Stables LLC and trained by Lonnie,Briley. Finally at Fairmount Park, MADE TO FIT won for the 7th time and upped his earnings to $136,250. The 5 yrar old gelding is owned by John E Cox and Tom Basler.
ROCKIN SUNDAY graduates in a MSW by 6 3/4in her second start|
3 year old filly ROCKIN SUNDAY was second in her first start and figured out the game in a hurry. Racing 5 furlongs on the turf, she zipped to the lead and won as she pleased by almost 7 lengths. She is a Brittlyn Stable Inc homebred trained by Jose.Camejo.
BLAISING GUITAR wins at Evangeline|
BLAISING GUITAR, broke his maiden the race before last, was 2nd next out and today exploded through traffic to make it win #2. He is trainer by Dale White, Sr.he is co-owned by Sandy Badeaux and his trainer.
HALF OURS 2 year old graduates wire to wire at Churchill|
2nd earlier this spring at Keeneland, 2 year old colt HALFMOON REEF wired the field at Churchill to graduate in his second start. He was bred by Clear Creek Stud, LLC & Coulee Croche Thoroughbreds, LLC and is owned by William and Corinne Heiligbrodt, The colt is trained by Steven M. Asmussen.
SW MINIT TO STARDOM by STAR GUITAR wins 2nd in a row and sets NCR|
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MINIT TO STARDOM went two-for-two for this barn while lowering a course record A Louisiana-bred stakes winner at two and multiple stakes-placed last term while a member of the Al Stall, Jr. barn, the Benoit homebred scored by 3 1/4 lengths on the trainer change in a main-track Delaware optional claimer May 8. Backed at 3-2 returning to the grass for the first time since finishing second in a restricted Fair Grounds optional claimer Mar. 21, the bay had things all to herself up front through splits of :22.58 and :44.51 and scampered clear to post an easy 2 1/2-length tally. The winner is a full to Wild About Star, SW, $188,200, who annexed the The Very One S. for these same connections May 18. A talented turf sprinter herself, Wild About Marie produced Star Guitar coltsin 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Lifetime Record: SW, 9-5-3-0, $214,830. O/B-Brittlyn Stables, Inc. (LA); T-Jose M. Camejo.
OUR LUCKY STAR wires the field win graduate in a MSW|
OUR LUCKY STAR wired the field sprinting at Lone Star to earn her cap and gown. Trained by Karl Broberg she is owned by End Zone Athletics, Inc. She was bred in Arkansas by Bill Morrison.
MAJOR RIDGE by STAR GUITAR wins his third|
MAJOR RIDGE broke his maiden in the fall at the Fair Grounds and followed that with a second. Early this year he closed strongly and went from last to first for the victory - his second - for owner/breeder David Thomas Rogers. The 3-year-old gelding was claimed out of that winning race and is now owned by Dat Right Racing and trained by Corale Richards. Today he won his third race going a mile on the dirt at Evangeline Downs. He ran close to the pace and then cleared to win by almost 3 lengths.
C C HARRIS by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS wins again for his new connections|
A month ago C C HARRIS made it 2 in a row with a determined inside finish racing 6 furlongs at Evangeline Downs The 4-year-old gelding was claimed last out by Karl Broberg for End Zone Athletics Inc. He made good on the claim stepping up into allowance company and winning. Two weeks later he landed in third and today he improved on that - winning still again and bringing his earnings close to $100,000,
GABBY'S HALF by HALF OURS notches her 3rd win|
Racing 7 1/2 furlongs in allowance company on the turf at Evangeline Downs, GABBY'S HALF wore down her foe and won by 1/2 to notch victory #3. She was racing for the first time for owner/trainer Victor Arceneaux who claimed her out of her last start. She made a quick return on his claim. The 5 year old mare was bred by Clear Creek Stud, LLC
GUITARZAN by STAR GUITAR graduates in a MSW|
Racing in a 6 1/2 furlong MSW at Evangeline Downs, GUITARZAN engaged almost immediately in a duel for the lead, took it and stayed there to break his maiden by 2 1/4 lengths. He is trained by Karl Broberg for owner Gary Luetticke.
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MY FIRST GUITAR by STAR GUITAR wins his 3rd|
MY FIRST GUITAR The 4-year-old gelding is a family affair, owned by Philman Ladner and trained by Herman F. Ladner, Jr. Today he added win #3 racing 7 1/2 furlongs at Evangeline Downs. He stalked the pace and then cleared for the win by 3 lengths.
2 winners for STAR GUITAR!|
ANDTHEBANDPLAYEDON won for the second time going a mile in an off the turf race at Louisiana Downs. She is owned by Albert B Salmon Jr and trained by Joseph P. Smith. ANDTHEBANDPLAYEDON has earned over $66,000 to date. Earlier on the same card, STAR BANJO also won for the second time. He raced 1 1/6 on the turf for his breeder/owner and trainer Garland Goins and won by a length and a half bringing his earnings over $33,000.
Guitar racemare, Wild About Star, Scores Open Stakes Win on the Pimlico Undercard|
The Very One|
WILD ABOUT STAR by STAR GUITAR scores in THE VERY ONE S on Preakness Day at Pimlico|
5-year-old mare WILD ABOUT STAR sprinted 5 furlongs on the turf in 56.93 in front the of the Preakness crowd at Pimlico. The Brittlyn Stable homebred is trained by Jose M. Camejo. She holds the enviable lifetime record of 16-6-2-2, $188,200. She won by almost 2 lengths,
ASONGFORYOU takes his first allowance condition at Arlington Park|
As a 2 year old, ASONGFORYOU cleared his $400,000 OBSAPR grad rival by a neck to win his first start last fall at Indiana Grand Back at 3, he was 3rd in his first try and today stalked the pace and then hit the wire in front to win sprinting on the all weather track at Arlington Park. He owned by Maggi Moss, was bred by Jerold Murrell (LA) and is trained by Thomas M. Amoss. ASONGFORYOU has not been off the board in 4 starts with 2 of them wins.
SW MINIT TO STARDOM by STAR GUITAR takes allowance at Delaware Park |
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MINIT TO STARDOM won her first three starts by a combined 18 3/4 lengths, including the Louisiana Lassie S. at Fair Grounds late in her 2-year-old season and a Churchill optional claimer last May. She settled for sixth in the prestigious GI Test S. at Saratoga in August, and was second in each of three subsequent tries against fellow Louisiana-breds. Last seen dropping out of stakes company to be second in a grassy optional claimer at Fair Grounds Mar. 21, she was 3-5 here off the trainer switch from Al Stall, Jr. Immediately in command, the Benoit homebred cruised through splits of :22.34 and :45.22 and glided under the line with a 3 1/4-length cushion. The winner has 2-year old, yearling and foal full-brothers. Lifetime Record: SW, 8-4-3-0, $188,040.
O/B-Brittlyn Stables, Inc. (LA)
T-Jose M. Camejo.
TAKES TWO TO TANGO romps in a MSW first time out |
3-year-old gelding TAKES TWO TO TANGO sailed to a MSW win in his first start racing 5 1/2 furlongs at Louisiana Downs. He fired out of the gate and won in hand geared down by 5 1/2 lengths. TAKES TWO TO TANGO is an exciting homebred for Melissa Cantacuzene. He is trained by J. Luis Garcia.
C C HARRIS by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS wins 2nd in a row |
C C HARRIS made it 2 in a row with a determined inside finish racing 6 furlongs at Evangeline Downs The 4-year-old gelding was claimed last out Karl Broberg for End Zone Athletics Inc. He made good on the claim stepping up into allowance company and winning.
CYPRIANO graduates in a MSW at Evangeline Downs|
On the board in his first start, CYPRIANO got the game down fast and pressed the pace in his second start and got the job done to win by 2 3/4 lengths racing 6 fulongs on the dirt at Evangeline Downs. He is trained by Nick Leggio for owner/breeders Chadwick J. Mouton & Martel J. Mouton.
TAP DANCE STAR 2nd in the Evangeline Downs Distaff|
Virginia Lazenby's homebred TAP DANCE STAR added even more black type running second in the $75,000 Evangeline Downs Distaff on Friday night. TAP DANCE STAR had been last in the field of six through the early stages, but closed well and beat out Hyper Piper for second. Recently she was third in the off the turf Red Camelia S at the Fair Grounds. She had already garnered a stakes placing in the Louisiana Legends Soiree Stakes earlier this year, and another in the 1 mile Lookout S. at Delta Downs. She is trained by Oscar Modica.
BETO by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS gets win #3|
While still a maiden, BETO had already placed in the D S Shine Young Futurity at Evangeline Downs and in the Louisiana Cup Juvenile S.. Today he nodded his rival at the wire to annex his 3rd win. The three-year-old gelding is now trained by Lee Thomas for new owner Keith Plaisance.
OUR ANABELLE by HALF OURS wires allowance field at Evangeline|
Add to that OUR ANABELLE by HALF OURS broke her maiden at the start of LA Bred Premier night for owner Marie Miller, breeder Steven P. Miller and trainer Brett A. Brinkman. She tried stakes company running a decent 5th in the Azalea Stakes. Dropping back into allowance company at Evangeline Downs, she held sway for a wire to wire win.
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OURS TO RUN by HALF OURS wins 5th stakes in a row taking the Carousel at Oaklawm|
Ours To Run declared her intention to repeat as the older Filly or Mare Champion Louisiana Bred with her victory in the Carousel Stakes at Oaklawn Park in Arkansas on Saturday. The Carousel was the daughter of Half Ours fifth straight stake win with the streak beginning last May at Evangeline Downs. Given the summer off she returned with a win in the Happy Ticket Stakes at Fair Grounds which was followed by her win in the Louisiana Champions Day Ladies Sprint. In 2019 she had won the Louisiana Premier Night Matron (for the second time). In the Carousel, Ours To Run stalked the early pace from the outside then went five wide on the turn the pulled away from Grade II winner(and GI placed) Mia Mischief in the stretch to win by an easy three and three quarters lengths in a final time of 1:10:84 on the sloppy Oaklawn surface. Owned by Colonel Thoroughbreds LLC (Kevin Atwood), the filly bred by Clifford Grum has now won eleven races from nineteen starts and has earned $427,988.
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Monte Man Named Louisiana-Bred Horse of the Year|
MSW MONTE MAN by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS 2nd in the Costa Rising S which he won last year|
MSW MONTE MAN has won the Costa Rising S before, this year he had to settle for second by a short neck. Recently he followed his second place finish in the LA Bred Premier Night Sprint Stakes with an allowance win at the Fair Grounds going 6 furlongs on the dirt, MONTE MAN had a 7 race winning streak in 2017 - 2018 with 5 of those in stakes company. He has earned over $446,000 for owners Ivery Sisters Racing. The 6 year old gelding is trained by Ron Faucheux and was bred by Val C. Murrell.
TAP DANCE STAR adds black-type in the Red Camelia S|
Virginia Lazenby's homebred TAP DANCE STAR added black-type in the off the turf Red Camelia S at the Fair Grounds. She had already garnered a stakes placing in the Louisiana Legends Soiree Stakes earlier this year, and another in the 1 mile Lookout S. at Delta Downs. She is trained by Oscar Modica.
PAM'S MEADOW by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS wins her 2nd in a row|
Sprinting over a muddy track at the Fair Grounds, 6-year-old mare PAM'S MEADOW won her second race in a row and her 5th lifetime.
Record: 18-5-1-4, $78,885.
B-Peter Lawrence Orlando (LA)
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NUGGETSOFKNOWLEDGE by HALF OURS graduates in MSW at the Fair Grounds|
Racing a mile at the Fair Grounnds, 3 year old colt NUGGETSOFKNOWLEDGE hustled out of the gate 5 wide, pressed the pace and was on the lead coming into the stretch. He pushed on to win by over 4 lengths in a MSW. He is owned by Allied Racing Stable, LLC and trained by William B. Bradley. It was his 5th start and he has been on the board for all but the first.
SEE CARLOS RUN by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS graduates in a MSW|
SEE CARLOS RUN has hit the board in all of his previous starts and got the job done today graduating sprinting 5 furlongs at Delta Downs. He made an inside bid and cleared for the win. The 3 year old gelding is owned by Drop 23, LLC , trained by Henry B. Johnson, Jr.
and was bred by Clear Creek Stud LLC. He has earned just shy of $50,000,
TESTING ONE TWO by STAR GUITAR AS EASY AS ONE TWO THREE IN THE OWNERS APPRECIATION DISTAFF AT DELTA DOWN|
MR MAKEITHAPPEN by CUSTOM FOR CARLOS made it happen again for win #2|
MR MAKEITHAPPEN made it happen almost a year to the date of his first start. The 3-year-old gelding went to the front and stayed there sprinting 5 furlongs at Delta Downs to graduate in style. Today he went right to the front and stayed there to win an allowance race again at Delta Downs going 5 furlongs on the dirt. He is trained and owned by Ricky Demouchet.
ROCK THE JUKEBOX by STAR GUITAR victorious by 7 3/4 lengths in a MSW|
JIMI'S A STAR SHINES BRIGHT IN THE PELICAN STAKES AT DELTA DOWNS |
JUS DREAM BIG graduates 2nd time out in a MSW at the Fair Grounds|
JUS DREAM BIG went off the favorite and deserved it racing a mile on the dirt at the Fair Grounds. He broke well then tracked the pace in second until turned loose in the stretch, where he edged clear to win by 1 1/2 lengths. The 3-year-old cot is owned by Ellen Addison and trained by Steven M. Asmussen. He was bred by Pine Knoll.
WAYCROSS wires field to graduate 1st out|
Sprinting at Delta Downs, WAYCROSS zipped to the lead from his outside post and wired the field to graduate first time out of the gate. The three-year-old gelding is owned by Bruno Roland and his trainer Bill Langford.
MONTE MAN wins race # 11|
MSW MONTE MAN followed his second place finish in the LA Bred Premier Night Sprint Stakes with an allowance win at the Fair Grounds going 6 furlongs on the dirt, He was eager early but was eased back off the pace and then made his run to win by 2 1/2 lengths. MONTE MAN had a 7 race winning streak in 2017 - 2018 with 5 of those in stakes company. He has earned over $434,000 for owners Ivery Sisters Racing. The 6 year old gelding is trained by Ron Faucheux and was bred by Val C. Murrell.
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2 winners for CUSTOM FOR CARLOS|
While still a maiden, BETO had already placed in the D S Shine Young Futurity at Evangeline Downs and in the Louisiana Cup Juvenile S..He broke his maiden by over 5 lengths at Remington Park. Today he quickly gained the lead and sprinting at Delta Downs and won by over 2 lengths. The three-year-old gelding is now trained by Lee Thomas for new owner Keith Plaisance.
At the Fair Grounds three-year-old filly SAY YES AGAIN broke her maiden by 5 lengths. She was claimed out of the race by Susan and Richard Piper and trainer Sam David,Jr. We wish her new connections the best.
FIRE MAKERS STAR sprints to graduation|
FIRE MAKERS STAR was carried out then needed to duel for the win, but he was victorious and graduated from the maiden ranks by 2 lengths sprinting at Delta Downs. He is a homebred for Marvin W. Klare and is trained by Scott Gelner.
ROCKIN SUNDAY MASS romps by 5 3/4 to win her 3rd|
Towards the end of last year, ROCKIN SUNDAY MASS wired the field to win racing 6 1/2 furlongs at Delta. Today she romped by almost 6 lengths in allowance company again at Delta. She has earned over $94,000 in 6 starts for her owner/breeder Brittlyn Stable, Inc. and trainer Jose M. Camejo. This filly has a record of 6: 3-2-1 and therefore has won 50% and never been off the board. Keep and eye on this one!
JUS SOCKS by HALF OURS graduates 1st out|
Making her first start, JUS SOCKS lost position slightly but then moved to the outside and sailed for the wire to claim her graduation by a widening length to win her first start. The 3-year old filly is owned by Ellen Addison, bred by Pine Knoll, LLC (LA)and trained by Steven M. Asmussen
MAJOR RIDGE by STAR GUITAR wins his second|
MAJOR RIDGE broke his maiden in the fall at the Fair Grounds and followed that with a second. Today he closed strongly and went from last to first for the victory - his second - for owner/breeder David Thomas Rogers. The newly turned 3-year-old colt is trained by Ralph E. Nicks
STARMALINE by STAR GUITAR makes it 2 in a row to remain undeafeated|
Newly turned 4 year old filly STARMALINE trounced her field of maidens by 10 lengths last month. Slightly slow out of the gate this time, she dropped down to the fence, rated nicely and when let go, opened up on the field to win by over 6 lengths. She raced a mile and 70 at the Fair Grounds.
Lifetime Record: 2-2-0-0, $48,600.
O/B-Al & Bill Ulwelling (LA)
T-Gary M Scherer.
STARMALINE by STAR GUITAR romps by 10 in her 1st start|
Racing an off the turf mile at the Fair Grounds, STARMALINE sprung right to the lead and skipped home to win by a rollicking 10 lengths.
Lifetime Record: 1-1-0-0, $22,800
O/B-Al & Bill Ulwelling (LA)
T-Gary M. Scherer.