Sam Houston Entries & Results for Saturday, January 9, 2021

Sam Houston, Houston, TX
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Sam Houston opened in 1994 as the first Class 1 Horse Racing venue in Texas. Following hurricane Harvey in August 2017, Sam Houston offered refuge to over 100 displaced horses in the area.
Racing: Jan 25 to Mar 30, 2019.
Sam Houston's biggest stake: The $400,000, Grade 3 Houston Ladies Classic, run every January.

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,800

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
5

QMR WILD FIRE

PADDYS DAY

Nicole Ruggeri

Ivan Arellano

8/1

13

QMR MATINA

PADDYS DAY

Nicole Ruggeri

Celso Rodriguez

8/1

2 9

RB RICH RATH

RATHOWAN (GB)

Rhonda Tuley

John Jude

3/1

2B 11

RB BLYTZ

RATHOWAN (GB)

Rhonda Tuley

Erick Aroldo Garcia-Alfaro

3/1

3 10

VOLATILIS MHF

KAOLINO (FR)

Glen P. Rottweiler

Anardis Rodriguez

6/5

3C 12

LAPCOS LEGACY

MADJANI (FR)

Thunder Johnson

Alfredo Triana Jr.

6/5

4 1

WMA FIREBALL

NORPHE

Andre Brooks

Melody Brooks

20/1

5 2

WMA FLINTSTONE

NORPHE

Jeffery Charles Brooks

Rita M. Helton

15/1

6 3

RB FEEL THE BURN

SAND BLASTT

Jay Torrez

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

20/1

7 4

WMA NORTH WIND

NORPHE

Rita Deleon

Alfredo Contreras

5/1

8 6

VAZS DANCING HESS

DAHESS (GB)

Renee Lafleur-Diaz

Francisco Giles

30/1

9 7

AA FORNICK

BASEQ AL KHALEDIAH

Jay Torrez

Rodolfo Guerra

20/1

10 8

RB DIVA

AMERETTO

Juan Antonio Ascencio

Eliazar T. Vera

30/1

Runner Win Place Show
RB FEEL THE BURN  6 $13.20 $14.40 $12.80
AA FORNICK  9 - $18.60 $19.20
RB RICH RATH  2 - - $4.80
VAZS DANCING HESS  8 - - -
Also rans: LAPCOS LEGACY, WMA FLINTSTONE, WMA FIREBALL, RB BLYTZ, VOLATILIS MHF, WMA NORTH WIND, RB DIVA
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 6-9-2 $345.60 $14,876.00
Exacta 6-9 $89.00 $18,183.00
Superfecta 6-9-2-8 $1,693.20 $9,151.00
Fractions and final time: :25.01, 1:06.64, 1:20.58
Winning Owner: Rosebrook Farms LLC
Winning Breeder: DIANNE K WALDRON

6F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 2-3) Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4) / Pick 4 (Races 2-3-4-5)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Don't Blame Dexter

My Golden Song

Arnold G. Herrera

Leandro D. Goncalves

6/1

2 2

Shotsoft

Grasshopper

Karen E. Jacks

Lindey Wade

9/2

3

Jessicas Arch

Twentyeighttwelve

Randall L. Guilkey

Alfredo Contreras

10/1

4 4

Preacher Time

Oratory

Karl Broberg

C.J. McMahon

15/1

5 5

Little Avenger

Littleexpectations

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

9/5

6 6

Simply Speaking

Oratory

Arnold G. Herrera

Freddy Rodriguez

12/1

7 7

White Walls

Seeking a Home

Hector Echeverria

Ricardo Delgado

15/1

8 8

Shifty Henry

Silver City

Austin Gustafson

Reylu Gutierrez

7/2

9 9

Magic Bow

Crossbow

James H. Stidham

Ivan Arellano

20/1

10 10

Cowboy Breeze

Oratory

Danny W. Payne

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

30/1

Runner Win Place Show
Shifty Henry  8 $6.40 $3.00 $2.40
Little Avenger  5 - $2.80 $2.40
Don't Blame Dexter  1 - - $4.40
Shotsoft  2 - - -
Also rans: Preacher Time, Simply Speaking, White Walls, Magic Bow, Cowboy Breeze
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 8-5-1-2 $146.00 $31,043.00
Trifecta 8-5-1 $83.80 $42,013.00
Daily Double 6-8 $61.00 $4,600.00
Exacta 8-5 $16.60 $52,694.00
Fractions and final time: :22.7, :46.63, :59.22, 1:12.26
Winning Owner: Caden Dean Arthur
Winning Breeder: Ronald Ellerbee & Margaret Ellerbee

Sam Houston sets record handle on Racing Festival card

Sam Houston posted a record handle on its Racing Festival card Sunday.

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $37,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Sardabling

Too Much Bling

Jaime Castellanos

Alfredo Contreras

4/1

2 2

Blue Darter

Too Much Bling

Karl Broberg

C.J. McMahon

5/1

3 3

Take Charge Woman

Take Charge Indy

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

12/1

4 4

True Runner

Don Gato

Tina Rena Hurley

Rodolfo Guerra

15/1

5 5

Silver Coin

Too Much Bling

Michael R. Whitelaw

Ivan Arellano

15/1

6 6

Zoe's Goldlady

Gold Ranger

Teofilo Garcia, Jr.

Simon Camacho-Benitez

20/1

7 7

Miss Aggie Bling

Too Much Bling

Danny Pish

Lane J. Luzzi

6/1

8 8

Whipum Naenae

Uncle Abbie

Allen C. Dupuy

Leandro D. Goncalves

7/2

9 9

Tell Me U Love Me

My Golden Song

George R. Bryant

Stewart Elliott

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Sardabling  1 $14.20 $6.00 $4.40
Miss Aggie Bling  7 - $4.40 $3.40
True Runner  4 - - $12.80
Whipum Naenae  8 - - -
Also rans: Zoe's Goldlady, Silver Coin, Blue Darter, Take Charge Woman, Tell Me U Love Me
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-7-4 $1,203.80 $44,795.00
Superfecta 1-7-4-8 $5,770.80 $30,405.00
Exacta 1-7 $99.00 $59,240.00
Daily Double 8-1 $61.60 $6,262.00
Pick 3 6-8-1 $528.00 $11,649.00
Fractions and final time: :22.98, :46.94, :59.81, 1:12.97
Winning Owner: Samuel M. Williams
Winning Breeder: Ronald Plackemeier

5 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,500

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Lucky Flash

Itsmyluckyday

Todd W. Fincher

Shane Laviolette

9/2

2 2

Kitchen Match

Wimbledon

Jose Uriegas, Jr.

Eliazar T. Vera

12/1

3 3

Isabelle's Joy

Kitten's Joy

Brian Williamson

Stewart Elliott

5/2

4 4

For Reef's Sake

Poseidon's Warrior

J. R. Caldwell

Ivan Arellano

15/1

5 5

Jaime's Lil Fear

Fearless Eagle

Jaime Castellanos

Alfredo Contreras

30/1

6 6

Mucho Mas

Mucho Macho Man

Karl Broberg

C.J. McMahon

7/2

7 7

Bitty Brit

Dynameaux

Manuel Roman

Rodolfo Guerra

50/1

8 8

Blowing Bayou

Tiz the One

Mindy J. Willis

Sophie Doyle

5/1

9 9

Viva La Secreta

Proud Citizen

Karl Broberg

Reylu Gutierrez

10/1

10 10

Stalemate

Even the Score

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Isabelle's Joy  3 $13.20 $7.60 $4.40
Stalemate 10 - $5.60 $5.00
For Reef's Sake  4 - - $6.40
Viva La Secreta  9 - - -
Also rans: Mucho Mas, Lucky Flash, Jaime's Lil Fear, Blowing Bayou, Bitty Brit, Kitchen Match
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 3-10-4 $782.00 $45,854.00
Pick 3 8-1-3 $475.00 $10,398.00
Exacta 3-10 $79.40 $57,724.00
Daily Double 1-3 $186.80 $9,026.00
Superfecta 3-10-4-9 $6,745.40 $28,789.00
Fractions and final time: :22.5, :46.57, :59.42, 1:05.89
Winning Owner: Bella Mia Stables, LLC
Winning Breeder: Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey

Sunday's Best Bet: Palazzi can make last run in Texas Turf Mile

Jarrod Horak's weekend stakes play from Sam Houston in Houston, Texas.

1 1/16M, Turf, $25,000 Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Houston Hi-Five Daily Double (Races 5-6) / Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) Space City Pick 6 (Races 5 thru 10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bourbon Wisdom

Constitution

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

8/5

2 2

Flexati

Shanghai Bobby

Francisco Bravo

Jose L. Alvarez

8/1

3 3

Yip Yip Kip

Kipling

Allen C. Dupuy

Leandro D. Goncalves

15/1

4 4

Hecouldgoalltheway

Kitten's Joy

Juan Martin Triana

Alfredo Triana Jr.

30/1

5 5

Radiant Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

12/1

6 6

Bronx Rumble

Chitu

Michael Stidham

C.J. McMahon

3/1

7 7

Battleship Bevo

Midshipman

Larry Stroope

Weston Hamilton

9/2

8 8

Rick's Raider

English Channel

Scott E. Young

Lindey Wade

20/1

9 9

Sunrise Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Jaime Castellanos

Alfredo Contreras

15/1

10 10

Slew Tang Clan

Honor Code

Kevin G. Scholl

Lane J. Luzzi

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Hecouldgoalltheway  4 $71.20 $30.80 $12.60
Flexati  2 - $15.60 $8.80
Slew Tang Clan 10 - - $7.80
Bronx Rumble  6 - - -
Also rans: Bourbon Wisdom, Battleship Bevo, Rick's Raider, Yip Yip Kip, Radiant Kitten, Sunrise Kitten
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 1-3-4 $4,993.80 $19,887.00
Daily Double 3-4 $941.40 $9,633.00
Exacta 4-2 $901.40 $58,082.00
Superfecta 4-2-10-6 $428,647.20 $28,586.00
Trifecta 4-2-10 $18,496.60 $43,173.00
Z-5 Super Hi-5 4-2-10-6-1/7 $0.00 $2,836.00
Pick 4 8-1-3-4 $87,952.60 $74,983.00
Fractions and final time: :23.25, :47.68, 1:13.09, 1:39.4, 1:45.84
Winning Owner: Juan Martin Triana
Winning Breeder: Hugh M Moore & Kenneth L and Sarah KRamsey

5 1/2F, Dirt, $50,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $37,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 6-7) Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8) / Pick 5 (Races 6-7-8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bobby Brinkley

Shanghai Bobby

W. Bret Calhoun

Shane Laviolette

7/2

2 2

Lucky Promise

Lookin At Lucky

Austin Gustafson

Lindey Wade

9/2

3 3

Toobadsosad

Overanalyze

W. Bret Calhoun

C.J. McMahon

15/1

4 4

Texas Titan

Midshipman

Johnny Johnston

Lane J. Luzzi

20/1

5 5

Tapped to the Max

Tapiture

Scott Gelner

Floyd Wethey, Jr.

3/1

6 6

Ultimate

Speightstown

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

2/1

7 7

I'm Money

Bayern

Travis W. Short

Ty Kennedy

10/1

8 8

Carbon Stryker

Crossbow

Karl Broberg

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Ultimate  6 $6.20 $4.00 $3.00
Carbon Stryker  8 - $7.00 $4.00
Bobby Brinkley  1 - - $3.80
Toobadsosad  3 - - -
Also rans: Lucky Promise, Texas Titan, Tapped to the Max, I'm Money
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 6-8-1-3 $1,603.60 $21,523.00
Trifecta 6-8-1 $272.20 $32,967.00
Pick 3 3-4-6 $17,478.40 $19,914.00
Daily Double 4-6 $748.80 $9,185.00
Exacta 6-8 $61.00 $45,583.00
Fractions and final time: :22.09, :45.47, :58.21, 1:04.69
Winning Owner: Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds LLC
Winning Breeder: Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds, LLC

Essential Quality handles Southwest slop, stays unbeaten

Champion Essential Quality stayed unbeaten with a Southwest Stakes score in his 2021 bow.

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $36,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 7-8) Pick 3 (Races 7-8-9) / Pick 4 (Races 7-8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Vegas Guy

Dominus

Robertino Diodoro

C.J. McMahon

1/1

2 2

New Dice

Dialed In

Nevada Litfin

Lindey Wade

20/1

3 3

Burnz Da Boss

Street Boss

Todd W. Fincher

Ty Kennedy

9/2

4 4

He's a Bomb

Hit It a Bomb

Jaime Castellanos

Alfredo Contreras

15/1

5 5

Tiztruculent

Tiznow

M. Brent Davidson

Sophie Doyle

8/1

6 6

Toe Tappin Luke

Oxbow

Tommy C. Short

Lane J. Luzzi

12/1

7 7

Texan Boy

Euroears

Rhonda Tuley

Erick Aroldo Garcia-Alfaro

30/1

8 8

Bear Brian

Tiznow

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Bear Brian  8 $7.20 $5.20 $3.40
He's a Bomb  4 - $18.40 $6.60
Burnz Da Boss  3 - - $4.40
Vegas Guy  1 - - -
Also rans: Tiztruculent, New Dice, Toe Tappin Luke, Texan Boy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 8-4 $202.60 $44,679.00
Trifecta 8-4-3 $889.00 $35,371.00
Pick 3 4-6-8 $2,325.80 $16,787.00
Daily Double 6-8 $29.80 $7,482.00
Superfecta 8-4-3-1 $2,705.00 $29,249.00
Fractions and final time: :23.16, :47.01, :59.84, 1:12.91
Winning Owner: Stonestreet Stables LLC
Winning Breeder: Tiznow Syndicate & Jerry Dixon

6F, Dirt, $25,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $38,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 8-9) Pick 3 (Races 8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Gambler

Quality Road

Amanda Barton

Alfredo Contreras

20/1

2 2

Westfest

Unbridled's Song

Joe S. Offolter

Jose L. Alvarez

15/1

3 3

J C's Nightcap

Mr. Nightlinger

Mindy J. Willis

Sophie Doyle

7/2

4 4

Verrazano First

Verrazano

Karl Broberg

C.J. McMahon

9/5

5 5

Sky Ride

Candy Ride (ARG)

J. R. Caldwell

Ivan Arellano

4/1

6 6

Gold Crusher

Harbor the Gold

Frank Lucarelli

Lane J. Luzzi

8/1

7 7

Impact Player

City Zip

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Sky Ride  5 $13.20 $5.60 $4.00
Gold Crusher  6 - $4.80 $3.80
J C's Nightcap  3 - - $3.80
Verrazano First  4 - - -
Also rans: Impact Player, Westfest, Gambler
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 5-6-3 $459.40 $30,467.00
Superfecta 5-6-3-4 $1,352.00 $24,025.00
Exacta 5-6 $120.20 $38,574.00
Daily Double 8-5 $89.60 $5,810.00
Pick 3 6-8-5 $310.00 $16,875.00
Fractions and final time: :22.52, :45.38, :57.71, 1:10.45
Winning Owner: Triple V Racing, LLC.
Winning Breeder: Robert Dewitt & Stan Burnstein

Greatest Honour rallies to third win in a row in Fountain of Youth

Greatest Honour uncorked a big late rally to get up and win the G2 Fountain of Youth.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $17,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Coco Tiger

Twirling Candy

Greg Tracy

Sophie Doyle

10/1

2 2

Onomatopoeia

Gio Ponti

Clinton C. Stuart

Reylu Gutierrez

5/2

3 3

Onward

Street Sense

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

3/1

4 4

Royal Reality

Jersey Town

Edith A. Mojica

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

15/1

5 5

Getaloadofthis

Graydar

J. R. Caldwell

Ivan Arellano

8/1

6 6

Boston Repo

Lion Tamer

Karl Broberg

C.J. McMahon

10/1

7 7

Bourbon Cowboy

Cowboy Cal

Scott E. Young

Floyd Wethey, Jr.

7/2

8 8

Miner Heat

Latent Heat

Carlos A Padilla

Iram Vargas Diego

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Bourbon Cowboy  7 $9.80 $4.00 $2.80
Coco Tiger  1 - $4.40 $3.40
Getaloadofthis  5 - - $4.40
Miner Heat  8 - - -
Also rans: Onward, Onomatopoeia, Royal Reality, Boston Repo
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-7 $86.40 $6,504.00
Superfecta 7-1-5-8 $1,210.00 $23,172.00
Trifecta 7-1-5 $244.00 $26,685.00
Pick 3 8-5-7 $315.20 $11,276.00
Exacta 7-1 $38.60 $36,143.00
Fractions and final time: :21.72, :44.99, :57.9, 1:04.44
Winning Owner: Terral Hogan
Winning Breeder: Richard Forbush & Pin Oak Stud, LLC

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 4 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $36,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Houston Hi-Five

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Heavenly Rhythm

Congaree

Tina Rena Hurley

Benny C. Landeros

15/1

1A 8

Tahitian Breeze

Too Much Bling

Tina Rena Hurley

Weston Hamilton

15/1

2 1

Catch the Devil

Light Up the Score

Mike R. Neatherlin

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

5/2

3 3

Bubble Line

Line of David

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Leandro D. Goncalves

15/1

4 4

My Golden Bling

My Golden Song

Austin Gustafson

Reylu Gutierrez

7/2

5 5

Dirt Road Diva

Preferred Issue

James Vaughn, Jr.

Ricardo Delgado

30/1

6

Jan's Tapin Go

Moro Tap

J. R. Caldwell

Ivan Arellano

10/1

7 7

Wimbledon's Gold

Wimbledon

Jose Uriegas, Jr.

Alfredo Contreras

30/1

8 9

Do I Make Ya Sing

My Golden Song

Clifford Dodson

Alfredo Triana Jr.

50/1

9 10

Silent Bell

My Golden Song

James H. Stidham

Francisco Giles

20/1

11

Turnin and Burnin

American Champ

Danny Pish

Lane J. Luzzi

5/1

11 12

Classy Bling

Too Much Bling

Joe S. Offolter

Jose L. Alvarez

6/1

12 13

Expect Halo

Expect a Lot

Paul M. Pearson

Danny Sorenson

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Heavenly Rhythm  1 $31.20 $7.60 $4.80
Catch the Devil  2 - $2.80 $2.80
My Golden Bling  4 - - $4.20
Classy Bling 11 - - -
Also rans: Tahitian Breeze, Wimbledon's Gold, Do I Make Ya Sing, Bubble Line, Dirt Road Diva, Silent Bell, Expect Halo
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-2-4 $366.60 $42,822.00
Super High Five Jackpot 1-2-4-11-7 $11,275.00 $10,249.00
Exacta 1-2 $84.40 $61,947.00
Daily Double 7-1 $181.40 $24,057.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 4-6-8-5-7-1 $2,726,126.80 $242,856.00
Pick 5 6-8-5-7-1 $20,539.40 $124,497.00
Pick 5 6-8-5-7-1 $192.80 $0.00
Pick 4 8-5-7-1 $4,751.00 $109,369.00
Pick 3 5-7-1 $1,037.60 $32,920.00
Superfecta 1-2-4-11 $2,150.80 $37,742.00
Fractions and final time: :22.68, :46.17, :59.4, 1:12.66
Winning Owner: Century Acres Farm
Winning Breeder: Century Acres Farm, LLC

52-1 shot Wholebodemeister stuns Davona Dale; Vequist 9th

52-1 shot Wholebodemeister pulled off a stunner in the Davona Dale while Vequist ran ninth.

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