Sam Houston Entries & Results for Saturday, March 19, 2022

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.
Sam Houston's biggest stake: The $400,000, Grade 3 Houston Ladies Classic, run every January.

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Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.1%, and third place picks are winning 16.5%.

Sam Houston Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

7F, Dirt, Darley Sprint S.
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $30,000

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

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

PADDYS DAY

BURNING SAND

Rhonda Tuley

Stewart Elliott

8/5

2 2

UPTOWN LADY ARABELLA

BURNING SAND

Carlos A. Padilla

Iram Vargas Diego

15/1

3 3

HIGHH MAINTENANCE

BURNING SAND

Thunder Johnson

Simon Camacho-Benitez

20/1

4 4

UPTOWN SANDY GIRL

BURNING SAND

Carlos A. Padilla

Alfredo Triana Jr.

12/1

5 5

SAND CANYON JS

BURNING SAND

Nicole Ruggeri

Freddy Jose Manrrique

10/1

6 6

VAZS DANCING HESS

DAHESS (GB)

Rhonda Tuley

Gerber Pivaral

12/1

7 7

BURN EM JOEY

BURNING SAND

Cesar Govea

Rodolfo Guerra

5/1

8 8

KISSOUUR

NIVOUR DE CARDONNE

Thunder Johnson

Jansen Melancon

15/1

9 9

LIKE MOULIN ROUGE

MOULIN ROUGE MAF

Ken Danyluk

Jose L. Alvarez

6/1

10 10

QUICK SAND AA

BURNING SAND

Cesar Govea

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
PADDYS DAY  1 $4.20 $2.80 $2.40
QUICK SAND AA 10 - $2.80 $2.60
LIKE MOULIN ROUGE  9 - - $2.80
HIGHH MAINTENANCE  3 - - -
Also rans: UPTOWN SANDY GIRL, BURN EM JOEY, KISSOUUR, UPTOWN LADY ARABELLA, SAND CANYON JS, VAZS DANCING HESS
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 1-10 $14.40 $29,122.00
Superfecta 1-10-9-3 $486.20 $13,783.00
Trifecta 1-10-9 $56.00 $24,685.00
Fractions and final time: :25.01, :50.96, 1:20.48, 1:35.46
Winning Owner: Jane R. Teutsch
Winning Breeder: JANE R TEUTSCH

1M, Dirt, $15,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,000

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

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Brightest

Too Much Bling

Paul Duhon

Iram Vargas Diego

7/2

2 2

First Empress

Cairo Prince

Karl Broberg

Lane J. Luzzi

5/2

3 3

Shesmybroker

Power Broker

Sarah Nicole Davidson

Gerber Pivaral

10/1

4 4

Kertara

Raison d'Etat

Tommy C. Short

Ezequiel Lara

20/1

5 5

Seeing Double

Pollard's Vision

M. Brent Davidson

Freddy Jose Manrrique

6/1

6 6 Picks Report

Unburnt

Super Saver

Karl Broberg

Ry Eikleberry

7/5

Runner Win Place Show
Unburnt  6 $4.20 $2.80 $2.20
First Empress  2 - $3.00 $2.40
Seeing Double  5 - - $4.00
Shesmybroker  3 - - -
Also rans: Kertara, Brightest
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-6 $8.80 $5,623.00
Exacta 6-2 $11.80 $19,471.00
Superfecta 6-2-5-3 $173.80 $7,922.00
Trifecta 6-2-5 $47.20 $14,043.00
Fractions and final time: :23.28, :46.88, 1:12.43, 1:26.1, 1:39.94
Winning Owner: End Zone Athletics, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Robert E. Low & Lawana L. Low
UNBURNT dueled early on the first turn, then set the pace two off the rail, was in a long drive then dug in gamely in the stretch drive and held on for the win.

Report: Sam Houston will cancel next year's racing festival

Sam Houston Race Park will cut the Houston Racing Festival from its 2023 stakes schedule.

7F, Dirt, $30,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

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

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

Sarcastic Tone

Tonalist

Karl Broberg

Ry Eikleberry

3/1

2 2

Affluent Gentleman

Early Flyer

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Jose L. Alvarez

9/2

3 3

Crazy Legs Hirsch

Mucho Macho Man

Sarah Nicole Davidson

Stewart Elliott

4/1

4 4

St. Louie Guy

Kantharos

Amanda Barton

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

20/1

5 5

Gold Crusher

Harbor the Gold

Frank Lucarelli

Jansen Melancon

5/2

6 6

Vangilder

Paynter

H. Ray Ashford, Jr.

Leandro D. Goncalves

6/1

7 7

Fast Breakin Cash

Yes It's True

C. R. Trout

Richard E. Eramia

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Crazy Legs Hirsch  3 $7.00 $4.00 $3.00
Gold Crusher  5 - $4.60 $3.60
Fast Breakin Cash  7 - - $3.00
Affluent Gentleman  2 - - -
Also rans: Sarcastic Tone, Vangilder, St. Louie Guy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-5 $37.80 $34,242.00
Superfecta 3-5-7-2 $1,103.80 $14,296.00
Trifecta 3-5-7 $189.20 $25,450.00
Z-5 Super Hi-5 3-5-7-2-1 $3,368.60 $3,062.00
Pick 3 1-6-3 $85.60 $7,516.00
Daily Double 6-3 $24.60 $2,407.00
Fractions and final time: :23.59, :46.78, 1:12.17, 1:24.92
Winning Owner: Case Chambers
Winning Breeder: Flying H Stables, LLC

1M, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $36,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 4-5) Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) / Space City Pick 6 (Races 4 thru 9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Classic Runner

Gun Runner

Jose Grimaldo

Paulina Ramirez

20/1

2 2

Magazine Street

Gun Runner

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

5/2

3

Shotgun Up

Upstart

C. R. Trout

Weston Hamilton

7/2

4 4

Izeondec

Cairo Prince

Dallas E. Keen

Rodolfo Guerra

12/1

5 5

Blurt

Street Sense

W. Bret Calhoun

Jose L. Alvarez

9/2

6 6

Skywave

Sky Kingdom

Scott E. Young

Alfredo Triana Jr.

7/5

Runner Win Place Show
Skywave  6 $3.60 $2.20 $2.10
Blurt  5 - $3.60 $3.40
Izeondec  4 - - $3.40
Classic Runner  1 - - -
Also rans: Magazine Street
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 6-5-4 $33.80 $16,703.00
Exacta 6-5 $12.00 $16,941.00
Daily Double 3-6 $15.20 $4,682.00
Pick 3 6-3-3/6 $65.80 $4,512.00
Fractions and final time: :25.33, :51.31, 1:16.93, 1:29.08, 1:41.48
Winning Owner: Linda Juckette
Winning Breeder: Westrock Stables, LLC

Barn Tour: Cox outlines plans for Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others

2-time Eclipse winner Brad Cox looks ahead with Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $11,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Ms. Lina

Smarty Jones

Tommy C. Short

Ezequiel Lara

10/1

2 2

Bessie's Song

Mr. Besilu

M. Brent Davidson

Freddy Jose Manrrique

30/1

3 3

Two Angels

Crossbow

M. Brent Davidson

Gerardo Mora

8/1

4 4

Pref Right

Exaggerator

Scott E. Young

Alfredo Triana Jr.

12/1

5 5

Dial It In

Dialed In

Amanda Barton

Weston Hamilton

3/1

6 6

Ms. Morena

Mo Tom

Domingo Chacaltana

Andres Sanchez III

15/1

7 7

Mighty Happy

Runhappy

W. Bret Calhoun

Jose L. Alvarez

7/5

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
8 8

Da Best Wife Ever

Da Stoops

Martin Villafranco

Jansen Melancon

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Da Best Wife Ever  8 $18.40 $8.00 $5.20
Ms. Lina  1 - $15.40 $9.00
Two Angels  3 - - $4.20
Mighty Happy  7 - - -
Also rans: Ms. Morena, Pref Right, Bessie's Song, Dial It In
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 6-3-3/6-8 $515.00 $29,536.00
Exacta 8-1 $145.60 $32,439.00
Superfecta 8-1-3-7 $1,875.40 $17,593.00
Trifecta 8-1-3 $813.20 $24,578.00
Pick 3 3-3/6-8 $214.40 $10,669.00
Daily Double 6-8 $31.80 $4,614.00
Fractions and final time: :23.77, :48.07, 1:14.31, 1:21.33
Winning Owner: Danny R. Caldwell
Winning Breeder: Danny R. Caldwell
DA BEST WIFE EVER chased the early pace while two wide into the turn, rallied to take command then drew off while in a long drive and held sway in the end. MS.

5F, Turf, $25,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $15,500

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Daily Double (Races 6-7) Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8) / Pick 4 (Races 6-7-8-9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Pharme's Phinale

Bradester

Karen E. Jacks

Iram Vargas Diego

20/1

2 2

Hatzilu Ivrit

Csaba

Domingo Chacaltana

Andres Sanchez III

15/1

3 3

Aragon

Street Boss

Tommy C. Short

Weston Hamilton

9/2

4 4

Hot Caviar

Secret Circle

Martin Villafranco

Jansen Melancon

20/1

5

Rosita La Carinosa

Redding Colliery

Hector Echeverria

Simon Camacho-Benitez

20/1

6 6

Queen of the Ship

Euroears

Paul M. Pearson

Carly Hughes

15/1

7 7

Swirling Wine

Dominus

Miguel Angel Silva

Gerardo Mora

3/1

8 8

Princess Nayyy Nay

Liam's Map

Austin Gustafson

Freddy Jose Manrrique

9/5

9 9

Hush Hush

Straight Line

Brian Williamson

Ezequiel Lara

6/1

10 10

Athenian Princess

Midnight Storm

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Princess Nayyy Nay  8 $3.40 $2.60 $2.60
Swirling Wine  7 - $3.80 $3.60
Athenian Princess 10 - - $4.80
Aragon  3 - - -
Also rans: Hot Caviar, Hush Hush, Pharme's Phinale, Hatzilu Ivrit, Queen of the Ship
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-8 $52.80 $3,859.00
Exacta 8-7 $13.60 $44,531.00
Superfecta 8-7-10-3 $525.80 $20,840.00
Trifecta 8-7-10 $136.20 $28,654.00
Pick 3 3/6-8-8 $101.00 $10,023.00
Fractions and final time: :22.51, :46.07, :58.89
Winning Owner: Forge Ahead Stables LLC
Winning Breeder: Spring Farm

Works report: Charge It returns to training after foot abscess

After missing the Grade 1 Travers with a foot abscess, Charge It returns to work on Tuesday.

7F, Dirt, $50,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $37,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Half Page

Half Ours

Jaime Castellanos

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

4/1

2 2

Creating Memories

Creative Cause

Michael E. Biehler

Ry Eikleberry

20/1

3 3

Silverscape

Twirling Candy

Francisco Bravo

Floyd Wethey Jr.

12/1

4 4

Beer Empress

Mineshaft

Danny Pish

Leandro D. Goncalves

15/1

5 5

Anna Clause

Creative Cause

Paul Duhon

Jansen Melancon

8/1

6 6

Rollin Chrome

California Chrome

Alejandro Baldillez Jr.

Carlos Montalvo

3/1

7 7

Shared Future

Twirling Candy

Steven M. Asmussen

Iram Vargas Diego

6/1

8 8

Why Behave

Wicked Strong

W. Bret Calhoun

Jose L. Alvarez

9/2

9 9

Lady Mila

Into Mischief

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

10/1

10 10

Take Me Serious

Munnings

Joe S. Offolter

Richard E. Eramia

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Shared Future  7 $11.60 $5.00 $4.40
Why Behave  8 - $5.40 $4.00
Take Me Serious 10 - - $7.60
Beer Empress  4 - - -
Also rans: Rollin Chrome, Creating Memories, Anna Clause, Lady Mila, Half Page, Silverscape
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-7 $82.40 $5,060.00
Exacta 7-8 $63.40 $51,779.00
Superfecta 7-8-10-4 $8,020.20 $30,932.00
Trifecta 7-8-10 $630.20 $36,735.00
Pick 3 8-8-7 $317.80 $7,731.00
Fractions and final time: :22.96, :46.03, 1:12.21, 1:25.8
Winning Owner: Courtlandt Farms, LLC (Donald Adam)
Winning Breeder: Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey

1 1/16M, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $38,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Special Breed

Practical Joke

Jose Grimaldo

Paulina Ramirez

12/1

2 2

Aktulgali

Protonico

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

6/5

3 3

Nautical Moon

Justin Phillip

Francisco Bravo

Lane J. Luzzi

10/1

4 4

Dial in for Lute

Dialed In

C. R. Trout

Jose L. Alvarez

8/1

5 5

Implicator

Race Day

Alejandro Baldillez Jr.

Iram Vargas Diego

15/1

6 6

Philo Beddoe

Mshawish

Clinton C. Stuart

Ry Eikleberry

3/1

7 7

Paluxy

Brody's Cause

W. Bret Calhoun

Richard E. Eramia

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Paluxy  7 $7.00 $3.40 $2.60
Implicator  5 - $8.40 $3.40
Aktulgali  2 - - $2.40
Philo Beddoe  6 - - -
Also rans: Nautical Moon, Dial in for Lute, Special Breed
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 8-7-7 $137.20 $7,154.00
Trifecta 7-5-2 $153.40 $29,001.00
Superfecta 7-5-2-6 $611.00 $22,526.00
Exacta 7-5 $69.20 $32,807.00
Daily Double 7-7 $69.80 $6,432.00
Fractions and final time: :24.37, :48.46, 1:13.01, 1:38.6, 1:45.15
Winning Owner: Collinsworth Thoroughbred Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: Spendthrift Farm, LLC

Horses to Watch: 4 winners, 1 to try again, 3 to drop

The latest list has 4 winners, 1 to try again, 3 to drop.

1M, Turf, 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 1

Jimena

Niagara Causeway

Eduardo Cruz

Carlos Montalvo

12/1

2 2

She's a Ridge

Ronridge Will

Ronald Kotara

Carly Hughes

30/1

3

Sweet Baby Shae

Too Much Bling

Hector Echeverria

Ezequiel Lara

20/1

4 4

White Diamond Sky

Too Much Bling

Hector Echeverria

Iram Vargas Diego

20/1

5 5

Sherrys Baby

Ronridge Will

Ronald Kotara

Rodolfo Guerra

30/1

6 6

Kause I'm Devine

Niagara Causeway

Mary Saavedra

Eduardo E. Perez

3/5

7 7

Just Claire

Mr. Besilu

Danny Pish

Floyd Wethey Jr.

4/1

8 8

Amante de Sara

El Amante

Jaime Castellanos

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

8/1

9 9

Lumberjack Leslie

Bradester

Karen E. Jacks

Leandro D. Goncalves

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Kause I'm Devine  6 $3.60 $2.10 $2.10
Amante de Sara  8 - $3.60 $3.20
Just Claire  7 - - $2.60
Lumberjack Leslie  9 - - -
Also rans: She's a Ridge, Sherrys Baby, Jimena, White Diamond Sky
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-6 $12.40 $17,527.00
Exacta 6-8 $15.40 $36,606.00
Super High Five Jackpot 6-8-7-9-2 $1,165.80 $11,084.00
Superfecta 6-8-7-9 $77.40 $30,038.00
Trifecta 6-8-7 $49.40 $34,112.00
Pick 3 7-7-6 $124.80 $24,057.00
Pick 4 5/8-7-7-3/6 $276.40 $71,614.00
Pick 5 8-5/8-7-7-3/6 $29.80 $0.00
Pick 5 8-5/8-7-7-3/6 $1,833.00 $69,406.00
Pick 6 3/6-8-5/8-7-7-3/6 $35.40 $0.00
Pick 6 3/6-8-5/8-7-7-3/6 $1,980.20 $12,754.00
Fractions and final time: :25.58, :50.78, 1:16.15, 1:29.05, 1:42.49
Winning Owner: Mary Saavedra
Winning Breeder: La Bahia Stud, Inc
KAUSE I'

News For Sam Houston

Report: Sam Houston will cancel next year's racing festival

Sam Houston Race Park will cut the Houston Racing Festival from its 2023 stakes schedule.

Top News

Barn Tour: Cox outlines plans for Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others

2-time Eclipse winner Brad Cox looks ahead with Cyberknife, Loggins, 14 others.

Works report: Charge It returns to training after foot abscess

After missing the Grade 1 Travers with a foot abscess, Charge It returns to work on Tuesday.

Horses to Watch: 4 winners, 1 to try again, 3 to drop

The latest list has 4 winners, 1 to try again, 3 to drop.

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