Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Evangeline Downs, Opelousas, LA
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Evangeline Downs opened in 1966 and was ranked the sixth best American racetrack by the Horseplayers' Association of North America.
Biggest stakes: The Evangeline Mile Handicap.

Picks Report Get Expert Evangeline Downs Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 32.5%, second picks are winning at 21.7%, and third place picks are winning 15.8%.

Evangeline Downs Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

1M, Turf, $12,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,500

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Pick 4 (Races 1-2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #4 Vancouver Snow the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Jayde J. Gelner and ridden by Vicente Del-Cid. The three-year-old filly by Vancouver (AUS) has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Prissy Jaden

Wilburn

Barney Core

Wallynette Rodriguez

2/1

2 2

La Lola

Run Production

Jason H. Meaux

Josean Rivera

20/1

3

Lawsuit Lucy

Court Vision

Cortland Harrison

Gerard Melancon

12/1

4 4 Picks Report

Vancouver Snow

Vancouver (AUS)

Jayde J. Gelner

Vicente Del-Cid

9/5

5 5

Track Queen

Paynter

Allen Landry

Casey Fusilier

3/1

6

Secret Moment

Into Mischief

Cortland Harrison

Jared Balthazar

15/1

7

Resposado

Bind

Lee Thomas

C.J. McMahon

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Vancouver Snow  4 $3.00 $2.10 -
La Lola  2 - $4.20 -
Track Queen  5 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 4-2 $21.60 $7,753.00
Trifecta 4-2-5 $20.40 $4,526.00
Fractions and final time: :25.27, :49.75, 1:15.59, 1:29.09, 1:43.21
Winning Owner: Jayde J. Gelner
Winning Breeder: New Dawn Stable, LLC
LA LOLA broke alertly, clear into the first turn, set a pressured pace onto and up the backstretch, put that rival away as the winner was challenging turning for home, proved no match in the drive, well clear of the other runner.

6F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,500

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: Our pick is the 5/2 second choice, #7 Shanghai Brother. The four-year-old gelding by Shanghai Bobby is trained by Eduardo Ramirez and ridden by V. Hernandez. He has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Midnight Spirit

Secret Circle

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

6/1

2 2

Semi Charmed Life

Harborage

Danny Besancon

Casey Fusilier

12/1

3 3

Guilty Again

Guilt Trip

Veronica Davis

Louis A. Stokes

7/2

4

Honorarian

Honor Code

Jason H. Magnon

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

5 5

Underdog

Majestic City

Scott Gelner

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

6 6

Elisher

Puck

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

8/1

7 7 Picks Report

Shanghai Brother

Shanghai Bobby

Eduardo Ramirez

V. Hernandez

5/2

8 8

Jimmy Two Times

Half Ours

Samuel Breaux

C.J. McMahon

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Elisher  6 $17.80 $5.60 $3.20
Underdog  5 - $4.40 $3.00
Midnight Spirit  1 - - $3.80
Guilty Again  3 - - -
Also rans: Shanghai Brother, Semi Charmed Life, Jimmy Two Times
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-6 $35.60 $3,866.00
Exacta 6-5 $114.80 $19,470.00
Superfecta 6-5-1-3 $1,405.60 $7,821.00
Trifecta 6-5-1 $531.40 $10,104.00
Fractions and final time: :22.41, :45.47, :57.97, 1:11.05
Winning Owner: The Peach Pit LLC and Michelli, Lindsey N.
Winning Breeder: Lora Pitre

Track Trends: Favorite win rate decreases into Derby week

Prior week features more races but smaller fields.

7F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #1 General Eisenhower the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Jonah Fuselier and ridden by C.J. McMahon. The three-year-old gelding by Normandy Invasion has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1 Picks Report

General Eisenhower

Normandy Invasion

Jonah Fuselier

C.J. McMahon

2/1

2 2

Barney's Passion

Takeover Target

Kearney Segura

Treylon S Albert

15/1

3 3

Conquistador Gold

Gold Tribute

Russell C. Richard

Jose Andres Guerrero

4/1

4 4

Multidimensional

Atreides

Jonah Fuselier

Theodrick Ledet

10/1

5 5

Play Master

Hard Aces

Gerard Perron

Louis A. Stokes

9/2

6 6

Magnolia Ridge

Half Ours

Emile Schwandt

Joe Stokes

6/1

7 7

Cocal

Mo Tom

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
General Eisenhower  1 $6.40 $3.40 $2.80
Conquistador Gold  3 - $3.60 $3.00
Play Master  5 - - $3.40
Magnolia Ridge  6 - - -
Also rans: Multidimensional, Barney's Passion, Cocal
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-1 $111.00 $2,415.00
Exacta 1-3 $24.60 $29,444.00
Superfecta 1-3-5-6 $193.60 $11,546.00
Trifecta 1-3-5 $78.60 $16,892.00
Pick 3 4-6-1 $124.20 $5,249.00
Fractions and final time: :22.87, :46.02, 1:13.06, 1:27.43
Winning Owner: Rene Lavergne
Winning Breeder: Rene Lavergne
GENERAL EISENHOWER in the second flight closest to the inside in the run up the backstretch, came in the two path for the drive when beginning to advance on the leader, challenged from the outside with less than a furlong remaining, edged clear under steady handling.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) Pick 5 (Races 4-5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Swimhard Dreambig

Liaison

Russell C. Richard

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

2 2

Joey's Sassy Shana

Joe's Son Joey

Angel M. Cordero

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

3 3

Holy War

War Eagle

Kenneth L. Roberts, Sr.

C.J. McMahon

9/2

4 4

Kasen's Sister

Nownownow

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

8/5

5 5

Easter Girl

Chestertown Slew

Lynn J. Romero, Sr.

Brent David

20/1

6 6

Agirlnamedsyd

Forefathers

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

V. Hernandez

15/1

7 7

Younmehoneybunny

Custom for Carlos

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

10/1

8 8

Quick Heat

Flashpoint

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Holy War  3 $13.60 $3.60 $3.40
Kasen's Sister  4 - $2.60 $2.40
Swimhard Dreambig  1 - - $4.40
Joey's Sassy Shana  2 - - -
Also rans: Younmehoneybunny, Quick Heat, Agirlnamedsyd, Easter Girl
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 1/3/4/6/7-6-1-3 $342.00 $24,524.00
Daily Double 1-3 $82.60 $4,308.00
Exacta 3-4 $42.20 $32,928.00
Superfecta 3-4-1-2 $457.80 $19,088.00
Trifecta 3-4-1 $238.60 $24,910.00
Pick 3 6-1-3 $531.20 $4,524.00
Fractions and final time: :22.66, :45.99, 1:12.81, 1:18.91
Winning Owner: Kenny Roberts-Coach
Winning Breeder: Phyllis L. Presswood

Churchill suspends turf racing again; Wise Dan is canceled

Churchill Downs suspends racing on the grass through the weekend and cancels the Wise Dan.

6 1/2F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $26,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) Pick 4 (Races 5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Golden Palace

Palace

Juan A. Larrosa

Roberto Morales

2/1

1A 5

Wise Anchor

Anchor Down

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

2/1

2 1

Big Results

Real Solution

Veronica Davis

Louis A. Stokes

12/1

3

Combat Command

General Quarters

Keith Charles

C.J. McMahon

3/1

4

Thunk

Awesome Bet

Carl J. Woodley

Gerard Melancon

8/1

5 6

Cherokee Takeover

Takeover Target

Keith Charles

Vicente Del-Cid

4/1

6 7

Janets Jay Jay

Orthodox

Howard Alonzo

Timothy Thornton

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Janets Jay Jay  6 $4.40 $2.20 -
Wise Anchor  1A - $2.60 -
Cherokee Takeover  5 - - -
Golden Palace  1 - - -
Also rans: Big Results
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 6-1 $11.00 $13,448.00
Superfecta 6-1-5-2 $10.80 $3,226.00
Trifecta 6-1-5 $13.40 $8,311.00
Pick 3 1-3-6 $229.60 $5,791.00
Daily Double 3-6 $54.60 $2,252.00
Fractions and final time: :23.47, :46.64, 1:10.77, 1:17.18
Winning Owner: William Dees
Winning Breeder: Bentley T. Early

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Mint Julius

American Freedom

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

3/1

2

My Little Mia

Yankee Gentleman

Gerard Perron

Louis A. Stokes

4/1

3 3

Love That Star

Star Guitar

Allison Ramsay-Banks

Gerard Melancon

7/2

4 4

Sadie's Port

Sadie's Soldier

Chad Ladner

Jose Barnes

20/1

5 5

Good Girl Shorty

Sum of the Parts

Chad Ladner

Coby J. Bourque

10/1

6 6

K V Squared

Mo Tom

Brian A. Huval

Vicente Del-Cid

8/1

7

Scrappy

Star Guitar

John Bernard

Treylon S Albert

15/1

8 8

Kiss Goodbye

Yankee Gentleman

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Kiss Goodbye  8 $3.20 $2.10 $2.10
Love That Star  3 - $2.20 $2.10
Good Girl Shorty  5 - - $2.80
Sadie's Port  4 - - -
Also rans: K V Squared
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-8 $12.80 $3,188.00
Pick 3 3-6-8 $112.00 $3,665.00
Exacta 8-3 $5.40 $34,871.00
Superfecta 8-3-5-4 $59.80 $12,752.00
Trifecta 8-3-5 $26.00 $21,052.00
Fractions and final time: :22.23, :46.13, :58.78, 1:12.07
Winning Owner: Christopher K. Harrington
Winning Breeder: Becky Winemiller
KISS GOODBYE off the pace while racing outside, ranged up three wide to challenge in the turn, showed the way into the stretch and kicked well clear under steady handling.

Shedaresthedevil, Pauline's Pearl are vulnerable in Fleur de Lis

An early look at expected Fleur de Lis starters Shedaresthedevil and Pauline's Pearl.

7 1/2F, Turf, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $26,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Rightandjust

Awesome Again

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

7/2

2

Peacock Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

3 3

Fortuity

The Factor

Dale White, Sr.

Roberto Morales

10/1

4 4

Pipes and Drums

Maclean's Music

Victor Arceneaux

Casey Fusilier

9/2

5 5

Bold Thirst

Stay Thirsty

Lonnie Briley

Bethany Taylor

5/2

6 6

Boyfriend Material

Hold Me Back

Cortland Harrison

Gerard Melancon

15/1

7 7

Overdeliver

Overanalyze

Edward L. Cox

C.J. McMahon

20/1

8 8

New Eagle

Street Boss

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

8/1

9 9

Union Station

Union Rags

Keith Charles

C.J. McMahon

(Main Track only)

6/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Rightandjust  1 $7.20 $4.60 $3.40
Pipes and Drums  4 - $3.40 $2.60
New Eagle  8 - - $5.00
Fortuity  3 - - -
Also rans: Union Station, Boyfriend Material, Overdeliver, Bold Thirst
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-1 $17.20 $3,660.00
Exacta 1-4 $23.40 $24,373.00
Superfecta 1-4-8-3 $982.40 $12,064.00
Trifecta 1-4-8 $158.20 $15,707.00
Pick 3 6-8-1 $39.20 $2,392.00
Fractions and final time: :24.31, :48.11, 1:12.24, 1:24.59, 1:37.43
Winning Owner: Wayne T. Davis
Winning Breeder: Gary & Mary West Stables Inc.

5F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Classic Red Racer

Time Bandit

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Vicente Del-Cid

7/2

1A 8

My Little Junior

Macho Uno

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Vicente Del-Cid

7/2

2 1

Freed

Bind

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

2/1

3 3

King Marvin

Custom for Carlos

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

10/1

4 4

Italian Prince

D'wildcat

Dennis Turner

Coby J. Bourque

8/1

5 5

Etbauer's Secret

Etbauer

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

5/1

6 6

Big Sessy

Takeover Target

Veronica Davis

Louis A. Stokes

5/2

7

Ole Bullet

Atreides

Walter C. Daigle

Theodrick Ledet

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
King Marvin  3 $9.20 $4.40 $3.20
Big Sessy  6 - $5.20 $2.80
My Little Junior  1A - - $2.60
Classic Red Racer  1 - - -
Also rans: Etbauer's Secret, Italian Prince, Freed
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 5 3-3/4/6-1/2/7/8-1-3 $3,639.00 $14,557.00
Exacta 3-6 $45.00 $25,367.00
Daily Double 1-3 $56.20 $5,735.00
Superfecta 3-6-1-5 $381.60 $12,866.00
Trifecta 3-6-1 $122.60 $18,202.00
Pick 3 8-1-3 $119.00 $8,778.00
Pick 4 3/4/6-1/2/7/8-1-3 $300.00 $12,659.00
Fractions and final time: :22.52, :46.72, :59.69
Winning Owner: Hernandez, Keith, Hernandez, Earl, Landry, Steve and Duvieilh, John
Winning Breeder: Earl Hernandez & Keith Hernandez & JohnDuvieilh

Lukas takes over training of Last Samurai, Will's Secret

Last Samurai, Will's Secret are expected at Churchill Downs Saturday for new trainer Lukas.

News For Evangeline Downs

Track Trends: Favorite win rate decreases into Derby week

Prior week features more races but smaller fields.

Top News

Churchill suspends turf racing again; Wise Dan is canceled

Churchill Downs suspends racing on the grass through the weekend and cancels the Wise Dan.

Shedaresthedevil, Pauline's Pearl are vulnerable in Fleur de Lis

An early look at expected Fleur de Lis starters Shedaresthedevil and Pauline's Pearl.

Lukas takes over training of Last Samurai, Will's Secret

Last Samurai, Will's Secret are expected at Churchill Downs Saturday for new trainer Lukas.

Horses to Watch: 1 new name, 1 to keep, 3 to drop

Allowance winner Top of the Charts looks like a stakes horse in the making.

Track Trends: Despite compact stakes, field size increases

More total races run in latest week, with the first increase in average runners since Derby week.