LOS ALAMITOS, CA—NOVEMBER 27, 2016—Spackman Racing’s Time For Jess and John and Cina Sperry’s Jess Good Reason, two of the top sophomore fillies at Los Alamitos this season, were among the impressive winners on the night of the trials to the $168,500 Southern California Derby on Sunday night at the Orange County track. Ridden by Carlos Huerta for trainer Lin Melton, Time For Jess continued her solid 2016 campaign, as the daughter of Apollitical Jess posted the fastest qualifying time to the December 18 Southern California Derby final by winning her 400-yard trial in :19.723 over a sloppy track. The filly was coming into this race after running third in the Grade 1 $768,000 Los ...



PORTLAND, OR—NOVEMBER 27, 2016—Coming off a win in the Far West Futurity consolation last month, Flyin Rocks was away alertly under jockey Osvaldo Gonzalez to win the second of two trials on Sunday for the Baxter Andruss Futurity at Portland Meadows. His time of :20.449 seconds, into a 5-mph headwind on a fast-wet course, was the top ...



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OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 26, 2016— Ivan James, who earlier in 2016 was the winner of the Grade 2 Firecracker Derby at Delta Downs, was the fastest qualifier for the $162,600 Evangeline Downs Derby from the eight trials run on Saturday night. He covered the 400-yard distance in a final time of :19.553 ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 18, 2016—Maxx, a gelding owned by Irma Z. Vargas, was the fastest qualifier from the 12 trials run on Friday night for the Evangeline Downs Futurity. Maxx was dazzling in a 1-¼ length victory in the sixth trial on the program, covering the 400 yards over the fast track in a final time of :19.551 seconds. That equals a ...



HOBBS, NM—NOVEMBER 23, 2016—Coming off a win in the Refrigerator Handicap at Lone Star Park last month, Jessies First Down turned the tables on his All-American Gold Cup(G1) rival Zoomin Effortlessly to win the $150,000 Zia Park Quarter Horse Championship by a head Wednesday afternoon at Zia Park. Alis Jumpn finished 1½ lengths off the leaders ...



HOBBS, NM—NOVEMBER 23, 2016—MJ Farms' homebred champion filly Astica demolished the field for the $140,000 New Mexico Quarter Horse Fillies and Mares Championship, at Zia Park Wednesday, with a devastating 3¼ length win. Get Down Bambi followed the winner home, a head in front of Sweet Splenda who ...



HOBBS, NM—NOVEMBER 23, 2016—Champion Executive Trust scored his first win of the season Wednesday by getting up at the wire to defeat post-time favorite Kingsbury by a head in the $50,000 King ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—NOVEMBER 20, 2016—Lucky Seven Ranch's Golden State Million Futurity winner Lotta Blues Man continued his wonderful Autumn campaign, as he posted the fastest qualifying time to the Grade 1, $1,950,050 Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity on Sunday night. A stakes record 117 juveniles competed in 14 trials at 400 yards with ...



PORTLAND, OR—NOVEMBER 20, 2016—Tic Tack Attack got his first career stakes win Sunday after defeating multiple stakes winner Tickle Ur Fancy by 1¼ lengths in the $16,900 Portland Meadows Fall Derby. Shez Sneakin Fast was moved to second and Longo to third place after Tickle Ur Fancy was disqualified and placed last for interference. ...



PHOENIX , AZ—NOVEMBER 20, 2016—Cowboys Dynasty got his first win after six starts by defeating Riot Act by a neck in the AQRA-Turf Paradise Open QH Futurity trials at Turf Paradise on Sunday. The FDD Dynasty colt posted the fastest qualifying time of :19.957 for the 400 yards. The 10 finalist, ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 19, 2016—Tf Racee Runaway (9-1) got his third straight win after defeating Fired Up Perry by a neck in a blanket-finish to the $1,000,000 LQHBA Breeders' Futurity(RG1) Saturday night at Evangeline Downs. Following a rough start post-time favorite Rdd Lajollanfastdash finished a head off the leaders in the show position. ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 19, 2016—Runner-up in last year's million-dollar LQHBA Breeders' Futurity, Jet Black Rogue drove to a half-length win over Cut Mic Jagger in the $264,398 LQHBA Breeders' Derby Saturday night at Evangeline Downs. Multiple graded winner Jessa Louisiana Zoom finished a head back in third. Ridden by jockey Joe Badilla, ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 19, 2016—Shatto Stoli stepped up, under jockey Antonio Alberto, to get the biggest win of his career Saturday night when defeated Tf Eyesa Firefighter by half-a-length in the $40,000 LQHBA Invitational Breeders Stakes at Evangeline Downs. Runaway Balance finished another half-a-length back in the show position. ...