Sam Houston Entries & Results for Wednesday, March 23, 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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6 1/2F, Dirt, $15,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $13,000

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

Mad Gold

Goldencents

Matt Hebert

Jansen Melancon

4/1

2 2

Knighted

Munnings

Carlos A. Padilla

Weston Hamilton

15/1

3 3

Russet Moon

Gormley

Paul Duhon

Iram Vargas Diego

20/1

4 4

Gospel Buzz

Gospel Tiz Key

Steve F. Williams

Gerardo Mora

12/1

5 5 Picks Report

Lulos

Candy Ride (ARG)

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

6/5

6 6

God's Pick

Summer Front

J. R. Caldwell

Lane J. Luzzi

2/1

7 7

Ramshack

Shackleford

Carlos A. Padilla

Ezequiel Lara

30/1

Runner Win Place Show
Lulos  5 $3.80 $2.60 $2.10
God's Pick  6 - $2.60 $2.20
Mad Gold  1 - - $2.20
Knighted  2 - - -
Also rans: Ramshack, Gospel Buzz, Russet Moon
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-6 $6.80 $33,409.00
Superfecta 5-6-1-2 $48.60 $19,424.00
Trifecta 5-6-1 $17.40 $28,927.00
Fractions and final time: :23.68, :47.15, 1:12.93, 1:19.13
Winning Owner: Clark O. Brewster
Winning Breeder: Brian Kahn
LULOS vied for the lead while two wide, continued to bid on the turn, gained the lead at the quarter pole then drew off in the stretch to prevail. GOD'

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

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

Heartthrob Halo

Astrology

Paul Duhon

Jansen Melancon

6/1

2 2

Soldier's Fight

American Lion

Mindy J. Willis

Benny C. Landeros

9/2

3 3

Bro Code

Honor Code

Steven M. Asmussen

Rodolfo Guerra

10/1

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Lookwhogotlucky

Lookin At Lucky

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

1/1

5 5

Witt America

Drums of Thunder

Amanda Barton

Carly Hughes

30/1

6 6

Arbuckle Outlaw

Home of the Brave

Carlos A. Padilla

Weston Hamilton

7/2

7 7

Doctor Do Little

Doctor Chit

Clinton C. Stuart

Eduardo E. Perez

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Heartthrob Halo  1 $4.80 $3.20 $2.10
Doctor Do Little  7 - $4.40 $2.40
Arbuckle Outlaw  6 - - $2.10
Witt America  5 - - -
Also rans: Bro Code, Soldier's Fight
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-1 $16.20 $9,232.00
Exacta 1-7 $22.80 $30,114.00
Superfecta 1-7-6-5 $218.00 $23,434.00
Trifecta 1-7-6 $39.00 $20,595.00
Consolation Double 5-4 $3.40 $0.00
Fractions and final time: :23.71, :48.05, 1:13.85, 1:20.85
Winning Owner: Keith, Josh and Majestic Farms LLC (Marti)
Winning Breeder: Majestic Farms, LLC

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.

1M, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,000

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

Wicked Flashback

Wicked Strong

Karl Broberg

Freddy Jose Manrrique

4/1

2 2

Nocturnal Mission

Midnight Lute

Paul M. Pearson

Gerardo Mora

20/1

3 3

Fetching Fury

Violence

Steve F. Williams

Simon Camacho-Benitez

20/1

4 4

Super Legs

Competitive Edge

Tina Rena Hurley

Carlos Montalvo

5/2

5 5

C. F. Shelauh

Afleet Alex

Karl Broberg

Ry Eikleberry

2/1

6 6

She Is a Bling

Texas Bling

Allen C. Dupuy

Stewart Elliott

15/1

7 7

Susan Strong

Strong Mandate

Jeffery A. Reeves, Jr.

Jansen Melancon

12/1

8 8 Picks Report

Bold Legend

Contemporary

Allen C. Dupuy

Floyd Wethey Jr.

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Nocturnal Mission  2 $12.80 $6.80 $5.20
Bold Legend  8 - $4.00 $3.60
Super Legs  4 - - $3.00
C. F. Shelauh  5 - - -
Also rans: Fetching Fury, Susan Strong, She Is a Bling
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-2 $55.00 $3,355.00
Exacta 2-8 $68.40 $27,152.00
Superfecta 2-8-4-5 $461.40 $13,915.00
Trifecta 2-8-4 $191.80 $20,655.00
Z-5 Super Hi-5 2-8-4-5-3 $1,927.80 $3,543.00
Pick 3 5-1/4-2 $54.80 $16,159.00
Fractions and final time: :24.12, :48.42, 1:13.94, 1:26.97, 1:40.7
Winning Owner: Rick L. Olson
Winning Breeder: Robert McCann & Bart Mahan

5 1/2F, Dirt, $50,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $21,000

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

Silver Wings

Liam's Map

Karen E. Jacks

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

4/1

2 2

K C's First B M W

Matt's Broken Vow

Tanner Tracy

Ry Eikleberry

20/1

3 3

Hit One Out

Tale of Ekati

Clinton C. Stuart

Freddy Jose Manrrique

6/1

4 4

Screenplay

Candy Ride (ARG)

Shawn H. Davis

Jose L. Alvarez

2/1

5 5

Tiz Strong

Wicked Strong

Sarah Nicole Davidson

Gerardo Mora

10/1

6 6

Twice the Price

Violence

H. Ray Ashford, Jr.

Leandro D. Goncalves

3/1

7 7

Justice Once

Sock Hop

Tanner Tracy

Jansen Melancon

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Silver Wings  1 $8.60 $3.40 $2.40
Twice the Price  6 - $2.40 $2.20
Justice Once  7 - - $5.20
Hit One Out  3 - - -
Also rans: Screenplay, K C's First B M W, Tiz Strong
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-1 $83.00 $4,682.00
Exacta 1-6 $17.80 $45,402.00
Superfecta 1-6-7-3 $506.60 $25,972.00
Trifecta 1-6-7 $168.20 $35,432.00
Pick 3 1/4-2-1 $194.60 $8,548.00
Fractions and final time: :22.76, :46.02, :58.25, 1:04.67
Winning Owner: Carl R. Moore Management LLC
Winning Breeder: Stonehaven Steadings

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

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

1 1/16M, Turf, $25,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $19,000

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

Senorita Cometa

Champ Pegasus

Domingo Chacaltana

Gerardo Mora

9/2

2 2

Dr Frances

Cairo Prince

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

2/1

3 3

Hailey's Melody

Can the Man

Joe S. Offolter

Jose L. Alvarez

3/1

4 4

She'sskysthelimit

Sky Mesa

Martin Villafranco

Floyd Wethey Jr.

4/1

5

Gamblin Train

Bullet Train (GB)

Tommy C. Short

Ezequiel Lara

6/1

6 6

Dorita's Heart

Bluegrass Cat

Sarah Nicole Davidson

Jansen Melancon

30/1

7

Lea's Princess

Lea

Cesar Govea

Carlos Montalvo

20/1

8 8

Racy Jaycee

Race Day

Cesar Govea

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Hailey's Melody  3 $7.20 $3.00 $2.20
She'sskysthelimit  4 - $2.40 $2.10
Racy Jaycee  8 - - $2.40
Dr Frances  2 - - -
Also rans: Dorita's Heart
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-3 $55.00 $7,071.00
Exacta 3-4 $13.80 $29,635.00
Superfecta 3-4-8-2 $42.00 $12,879.00
Trifecta 3-4-8 $28.40 $20,172.00
Consolation Double 1-7 $11.40 $0.00
Pick 3 2-1-3 $479.00 $11,958.00
Pick 4 1/4-2-1-3 $945.80 $49,406.00
Fractions and final time: :23.12, :46.86, 1:12.65, 1:40.05, 1:47.15
Winning Owner: Joe S. Offolter
Winning Breeder: Susan M. Forrester

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $37,000

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

Weird Year

Unified

Matt Hebert

Gerardo Mora

20/1

2 2

Horn of Plenty

Emcee

Matt Hebert

Weston Hamilton

5/1

3 3

Hooves Your Daddy

Majesticperfection

Scott E. Young

Floyd Wethey Jr.

15/1

4 4

Silver Ratio

Liam's Map

Robertino Diodoro

Ry Eikleberry

5/2

5 5

Cost Average

Speightster

Austin Gustafson

Leandro D. Goncalves

2/1

6 6

Texas Skywalker

Sky Mesa

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

15/1

7 7

Speight and Malice

Speightstown

Shawn H. Davis

Jose L. Alvarez

8/1

8 8

Lil Carpe

Carpe Diem

J. R. Caldwell

Lane J. Luzzi

10/1

9

Carpe Eros

Carpe Diem

J. R. Caldwell

Stewart Elliott

12/1

10 10

Man Above

Can the Man

Karl Broberg

Freddy Jose Manrrique

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Speight and Malice  7 $12.40 $5.20 $3.00
Silver Ratio  4 - $3.60 $2.60
Lil Carpe  8 - - $4.60
Horn of Plenty  2 - - -
Also rans: Texas Skywalker, Cost Average, Man Above
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-7 $85.40 $6,518.00
Exacta 7-4 $41.60 $36,713.00
Superfecta 7-4-8-2 $1,217.80 $22,992.00
Trifecta 7-4-8 $389.80 $30,871.00
Pick 3 1-3-7 $342.80 $18,494.00
Fractions and final time: :22.26, :45.87, :58.51, 1:11.21
Winning Owner: George A. Sharp
Winning Breeder: Sinatra Thoroughbred Racing & Breeding,David Smith & Speightstown Syndicate

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.

5F, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
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

Sweet Adeline

Hard Spun

Alejandro Baldillez Jr.

Eduardo E. Perez

20/1

2 2

Happy Sailor

Midshipman

Karen E. Jacks

Leandro D. Goncalves

(Main Track only)

7/2

MTO

3 3

Neon Summer

Neolithic

Scott E. Young

Floyd Wethey Jr.

3/1

4 4

Special Treasure

Special Rate

Michael R. Whitelaw

Weston Hamilton

20/1

5 5

Fetching

Afleet Alex

Karl Broberg

Ry Eikleberry

4/1

6

Amardine

Biondetti

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

6/1

7 7

Mizoney

Save Big Money

Jaime Castellanos

Richard E. Eramia

12/1

8 8

Miss Aggie Bling

Too Much Bling

Karl Broberg

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

8/1

9 9

Lady Fly Like Jet

Jet Phone

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

(Main Track only)

4/1

MTO

10 10

Roll Baby

Into Mischief

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

12/1

11 11

Imabadger

Preferred Issue

Dallas E. Keen

Rodolfo Guerra

20/1

12 12

My Golden Bling

My Golden Song

Domingo Chacaltana

Gerardo Mora

5/1

13 13

Stylin N Profilin

Tapiture

Clinton C. Stuart

Leandro D. Goncalves

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Roll Baby 10 $12.60 $7.00 $4.80
Happy Sailor  2 - $6.00 $3.80
Fetching  5 - - $3.80
Mizoney  7 - - -
Also rans: Special Treasure, Stylin N Profilin, Sweet Adeline, My Golden Bling, Miss Aggie Bling, Imabadger, Lady Fly Like Jet, Neon Summer
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-10 $132.80 $5,518.00
Exacta 10-2 $66.20 $57,946.00
Superfecta 10-2-5-7 $7,949.60 $38,467.00
Trifecta 10-2-5 $1,001.00 $44,269.00
Pick 3 3-7-10 $431.40 $12,982.00
Fractions and final time: :22.35, :46.94, :59.83
Winning Owner: Heiligbrodt, Corinne, Heiligbrodt, L. William and Spendthrift Farm LLC
Winning Breeder: Drumkenny Farm, American Equistock Inc.& Circular Road Breeders

5 1/2F, Dirt, $25,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $15,500

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Stormin Hank

Curandero

Mindy J. Willis

Carly Hughes

15/1

2 2

Tappin' the Bling

Too Much Bling

J. R. Caldwell

Richard E. Eramia

4/1

3 3

Grami's Boy

Bradester

Mindy J. Willis

Stewart Elliott

3/5

4 4

Iberian Runner

El Kingdom

Ronnie E. Cravens, III

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

12/1

5 5

King Witt

Five Demon Bag

Amanda Barton

Weston Hamilton

30/1

6 6

Talk of Texas

Saturday Launch

M. Brent Davidson

Freddy Jose Manrrique

6/1

7

Dada Boom Ridge

Ronridge Will

Ronald Kotara

Simon Camacho-Benitez

30/1

8 8

Red Bird's Storm

Too Much Bling

J. Ray Bustamante

Gerardo Mora

20/1

9 9

Just Hangin Ridge

Ronridge Will

Ronald Kotara

Andres Sanchez III

30/1

Runner Win Place Show
Grami's Boy  3 $2.20 $2.10 $2.10
Iberian Runner  4 - $6.20 $3.00
Tappin' the Bling  2 - - $2.40
Stormin Hank  1 - - -
Also rans: Just Hangin Ridge, Talk of Texas, King Witt, Red Bird's Storm
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 10-3 $20.40 $6,816.00
Exacta 3-4 $11.40 $29,487.00
Superfecta 3-4-2-1 $111.40 $26,051.00
Trifecta 3-4-2 $27.20 $28,839.00
Pick 3 7-10-3/7 $95.00 $10,572.00
Fractions and final time: :22.79, :46.66, :59.1, 1:05.93
Winning Owner: Puryear, Jeffry L and Puryear, Julie
Winning Breeder: Douglas Scharbauer

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.

5F, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $36,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Gettinhot'nhere

Latent Heat

Mindy J. Willis

Benny C. Landeros

30/1

2 2

Heza Freak

Den's Legacy

Martin Villafranco

Floyd Wethey Jr.

8/1

3 3

Never Over Me

Overanalyze

Karen E. Jacks

Ernesto Valdez-Jiminez

10/1

4 4

Dare to Fail

More Than Ready

Austin Gustafson

Freddy Jose Manrrique

12/1

5 5

Switzer

Maclean's Music

Ron Moquett

Ry Eikleberry

2/1

6 6

Euro Tracking

Euroears

Joe S. Offolter

Richard E. Eramia

20/1

7 7

Del Moon

Malibu Moon

Steven M. Asmussen

Stewart Elliott

3/1

8 8

Dare to Be Wild

Daredevil

Jaylan Renay Clary

Gerardo Mora

4/1

9 9

Fast Roy

Fast Anna

Tommy C. Short

Ezequiel Lara

20/1

10 10

Behind the Curtain

Tapiture

M. Brent Davidson

Jansen Melancon

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Switzer  5 $3.60 $2.60 $2.40
Dare to Be Wild  8 - $9.00 $5.00
Euro Tracking  6 - - $13.00
Heza Freak  2 - - -
Also rans: Dare to Fail, Never Over Me, Gettinhot'nhere, Fast Roy, Behind the Curtain, Del Moon
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-5 $5.40 $13,891.00
Exacta 5-8 $34.60 $45,265.00
Super High Five Jackpot 5-8-6-2-4 $16,425.60 $9,959.00
Superfecta 5-8-6-2 $6,920.60 $35,126.00
Trifecta 5-8-6 $589.80 $38,564.00
Pick 3 10-3/7-5 $31.80 $41,865.00
Pick 4 7-10-3/7-5 $263.20 $75,290.00
Pick 5 3-7-10-3/7-5 $16.20 $0.00
Pick 5 3-7-10-3/7-5 $838.60 $76,545.00
Pick 6 1-3-7-10-3/7-5 $84.40 $0.00
Pick 6 1-3-7-10-3/7-5 $4,575.00 $13,780.00
Fractions and final time: :22.66, :47.48, 1:00.05
Winning Owner: LaPenta, Robert V. and Harlow Stables LLC
Winning Breeder: Merriebelle Stable, LLC

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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.

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