Sam Houston Entries & Results for Thursday, June 16, 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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350Y, Dirt, Maiden
Open | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $23,000

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

Tres of Amber

Tres Seis

Payton Young

Alejandro Landeros Zuniga

8/1

2 2

Justiss

Tempting Dash

Toby Keeton

Luis L. Vivanco

5/1

3 3

Magnetique

Open Me a Corona

Leonel Hernandez

Eleazar Rivera Hernandez

9/2

4 4

Jess Sugar

One Sweet Jess

Kie Mushinski

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

7/2

5 5

Muddying the Waters

Muddy Watters

Jorge Valenzuela

Pedro Chavarria Espinosa

8/1

6 6

Jr Diamond

First Prize Stone

Obidio D. Hernandez

Eliazar T. Vera

20/1

7 7

Bokit Man

Flyin Color

Roberto G. Madrigal

Victor Manuel Urieta, Jr.

10/1

8 8

Sg Sheza Jet Too

Ec Jet One

James B. Padgett, II

Noe Villatoro

4/1

9 9

Ayy Panini B

Ja Jess Perfect

Katie Carlos

Jorge Javier Garcia

12/1

10 10

Mesquitero

Pool

Salvador G. Flores

Jose Vega

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Justiss  2 $18.40 $7.20 $6.00
Jess Sugar  4 - $3.20 $2.80
Ayy Panini B  9 - - $4.00
Mesquitero 10 - - -
Also rans: Sg Sheza Jet Too, Magnetique, Tres of Amber, Bokit Man, Jr Diamond, Muddying the Waters
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 2-4-9-10 $2,162.40 $12,482.00
Trifecta 2-4-9 $329.60 $13,749.00
Exacta 2-4 $63.40 $19,417.00
Fractions and final time: :18.301
Winning Owner: P & J Racing Ltd.
Winning Breeder: P & J Racing Ltd
JUSTISS drew off, held on.

300Y, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $24,000

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

Cajun King

The Louisiana Cartel

Raul E. Galvan

Luis L. Vivanco

5/2

2 2

Panhandle Dynasty

Fdd Dynasty

Jesus Rondan Jr.

Jose Vega

5/1

3 3

Mighty Pocket Rocket

Mighty Corona

Janessa Lee Muniz

Eric Reyes

8/1

4 4

Dm Lethal Affair

Lethal Corona

Kie Mushinski

Froylan Tellez Ramirez

20/1

5 5

Tee Britt

Tee Cos

Cody McDaniel

Jose Juan Olivo

30/1

6 6

Running a Big Wave

Big Daddy Cartel

Jose Luis Sanchez III

Eddie Sanchez

12/1

7 7

Black Lives Matter

High Rate of Return

James Hatley, Jr.

Reyes Gomez

30/1

8 8

Da Devil Made Medoit

Fdd Going Grand

Lewis R. Tooter Jordan

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

3/1

9 9

Bp Fling in a Wagon

Pyc Paint Your Wagon

Luis Daniel Garcia

Jorge Javier Garcia

4/1

10 10

Wowz Dash

One Dashing Eagle

Alvin Francis, Jr.

Eliazar T. Vera

30/1

Runner Win Place Show
Cajun King  1 $8.80 $4.60 $3.20
Da Devil Made Medoit  8 - $2.80 $2.10
Bp Fling in a Wagon  9 - - $2.10
Running a Big Wave  6 - - -
Also rans: Black Lives Matter, Panhandle Dynasty, Mighty Pocket Rocket, Dm Lethal Affair
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-1 $86.20 $2,903.00
Exacta 1-8 $32.80 $19,770.00
Superfecta 1-8-9-6 $177.00 $14,760.00
Trifecta 1-8-9 $55.20 $18,644.00
Fractions and final time: :15.596
Winning Owner: Abel Flores-Tello
Winning Breeder: Abel Flores

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.

300Y, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 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

I Was Mooned

Moonin the Eagle

Luis Daniel Garcia

Ali Rivera

6/1

2 2

Wagon Load of Corona

Bogart

Raul E. Galvan

Francisco Giles

5/2

3 3

Dm Preacher Man

A Revenant

Kie Mushinski

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

12/1

4 4

Amateur Night

Kiss My Hocks

Justin Powell

Juan Ignacio Garcia

7/2

5 5

Ec Yeti

Ec Jet One

James B. Padgett, II

Noe Villatoro

30/1

6 6

Lethal Fast Cash

Lethal Corona

Brittany N. Tellez

Froylan Tellez Ramirez

15/1

7 7

D Golden Fortune

The Golden Bowl

Salvador G. Flores

Luis L. Vivanco

20/1

8 8

Kuhl Muddy

Muddy Watters

Jorge Valenzuela

Pedro Chavarria Espinosa

8/1

9 9

Runaway the Eagle

Moonin the Eagle

Don R. Poteet

Edgar U. Mata

20/1

10 10

Jacobo the Famous

My Famous Romance

Noe R. Sanchez

Victor Manuel Urieta, Jr.

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Ec Yeti  5 $102.20 $27.80 $27.20
Dm Preacher Man  3 - $8.40 $5.60
I Was Mooned  1 - - $3.80
Lethal Fast Cash  6 - - -
Also rans: Amateur Night, D Golden Fortune, Jacobo the Famous, Runaway the Eagle, Kuhl Muddy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 2-1-5 $4,597.00 $2,627.00
Daily Double 1-5 $575.80 $1,309.00
Exacta 5-3 $1,027.60 $14,627.00
Superfecta 5-3-1-6 $32,389.20 $8,645.00
Trifecta 5-3-1 $2,937.60 $10,779.00
Z-5 Super Hi-5 5-3-1-6-4 $0.00 $1,068.00
Fractions and final time: :15.786
Winning Owner: Enrique Carrion
Winning Breeder: Enrique Carrion

250Y, Dirt, $20,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $14,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Girl Deal

Real Cartel

Isidro Hinojosa

Victor Manuel Urieta, Jr.

15/1

2 2

Deja de Capo

Capo de Capi

Alvin Francis, Jr.

Armando Ramirez

15/1

3 3

Sureshot Pelosi

Champs Royal Cartel

Angel Sanchez

Jose Ivan Martinez

20/1

4 4

Bayou a Housewife

Blue Cash Bayou

Gilbert Aguirre, III

Nestor Duran

15/1

5 5

Queen Madison

Inseperable

Santiago Riojas, Jr.

Eleazar Rivera Hernandez

6/1

6 6

Sizzle Me a Skillet

Sizzlin Cartel

Luis Daniel Garcia

Jorge Javier Garcia

8/1

7 7

Jj First Snow Dash

First Down Dash

Jose Luis Sanchez III

Ali Rivera

12/1

8 8

Wagon High

Lil Kool Wagon

Janessa Lee Muniz

Eric Reyes

6/1

9 9

Angelinas All That

Dash Master Jess

Roberto G. Madrigal

Sergio Henestrosa Fuentes

3/1

10 10

Jr Rosita Corona

Coronas Leaving You

Jose Dolores Camacho

Eliazar T. Vera

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Wagon High  8 $21.40 $8.80 $4.40
Angelinas All That  9 - $5.40 $3.20
Jr Rosita Corona 10 - - $3.00
Girl Deal  1 - - -
Also rans: Bayou a Housewife, Sureshot Pelosi, Queen Madison, Jj First Snow Dash, Sizzle Me a Skillet
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-ALL $98.00 $1,002.00
Daily Double ALL-8 $8.20 $0.00
Exacta 8-9 $61.60 $13,817.00
Superfecta 8-9-10-1 $312.40 $9,960.00
Trifecta 8-9-10 $134.00 $11,744.00
Pick 3 1-5-8 $2,091.40 $1,199.00
Fractions and final time: :13.764
Winning Owner: Jesus Molina
Winning Breeder: Jesus Molina

Life Is Good repels challenge to win 'sloppy' Woodward

Life Is Good survives a challenge to win Saturday's Grade 1, $500,000 Woodward at Aqueduct.

250Y, Dirt, $5,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $12,000

WPS / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / 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

Heeza Lethal One

Lethal Corona

Arturo Garcia

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

8/1

2 2

Super Black Duck

War Eagle

Janessa Lee Muniz

Eric Reyes

20/1

3 3

Shine Easy Apollo

Apollo King Wayne

Juan A. Hernandez

Jose Ivan Martinez

30/1

4 4

Sfrpurplecherrychick

Chickie Cherry Cola

Abel Morin

Noe Villatoro

4/1

5 5

Shesa Classic Chic

Fast Dashin Dude

Francisco Campos, Jr

Francisco Raul Ramirez, Jr.

12/1

6 6

Corona for Bronca

Special Royal Corona

Jose Carrizales

Ali Rivera

20/1

7 7

Sunrise Up

Kiddy Up

Santiago Riojas, Jr.

Eleazar Rivera Hernandez

15/1

8 8

Bar Money Cartel

Five Bar Cartel

Roberto G. Madrigal

Luis L. Vivanco

3/1

9 9

First Down Cos

Tee Cos

Cody McDaniel

Jose Juan Olivo

7/2

10 10

Wanazoom

Azoom

Frank Mendez

Ricardo Garza-Cruz

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Sunrise Up  7 $6.20 $4.00 $3.20
Wanazoom 10 - $4.20 $2.60
Heeza Lethal One  1 - - $5.00
Corona for Bronca  6 - - -
Also rans: First Down Cos, Super Black Duck, Shine Easy Apollo, Sfrpurplecherrychick, Bar Money Cartel
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-7 $182.80 $831.00
Exacta 7-10 $25.60 $13,042.00
Superfecta 7-10-1-6 $1,124.00 $8,039.00
Trifecta 7-10-1 $152.00 $9,402.00
Pick 3 ALL-8-7 $77.60 $1,156.00
Pick 4 1-5-8-5/7 $459.20 $3,866.00
Fractions and final time: :13.843
Winning Owner: Carlos Gabriel Castro
Winning Breeder: Rogelio Rangel
SUNRISE UP quick to lead, drew away.

440Y, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,500

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

Zoomalott

Lota Pyc

Bobby Lee Lockett

Bobby Lee Dow

10/1

2 2

Champking Cartel

Carters Cartel

Joshua V. Murphy

Jose Vega

9/2

3 3

First Spesial

Special Royal Corona

Juan A. Hernandez

Eliazar T. Vera

6/1

4 4

Peace Sign

Forest Peace

Tammy Kay Johnson

Victor Manuel Urieta, Jr.

20/1

5 5

One Famous Gentlemen

One Famous Kelly

Abel Morin

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

8/1

6 6

Andalekikapoo

Bugsy Beduino

Obidio D. Hernandez

Francisco Giles

30/1

7 7

Captain Valor

Captain Courage

James A. Gerhards

Gerardo Luna

7/2

8 8

Famously Dashing Bye

One Famous Diamond

Miguel A. Castillo

Sergio Henestrosa Fuentes

10/1

9 9

Amorelli

Primetime Dream

Santiago Riojas, Jr.

Eleazar Rivera Hernandez

30/1

10 10

Ice Opener

Ice On Fire V

Raul Rodriguez, Jr.

Luis L. Vivanco

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Captain Valor  7 $8.20 $3.80 $3.20
Ice Opener 10 - $2.60 $3.00
Amorelli  9 - - $10.00
Famously Dashing Bye  8 - - -
Also rans: One Famous Gentlemen, First Spesial, Zoomalott, Andalekikapoo, Champking Cartel, Peace Sign
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 7-10-9-8 $725.60 $6,735.00
Daily Double 7-7 $39.20 $749.00
Exacta 7-10 $25.60 $9,511.00
Trifecta 7-10-9 $203.80 $7,812.00
Pick 3 8-7-7 $282.00 $1,236.00
Fractions and final time: :22.748
Winning Owner: A. D. Maddox
Winning Breeder: Raedele Phipps

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Hot Rod Charlie meets Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike and others under the twin spires.

550Y, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 To 5 Year Olds
Purse: $12,500

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

Kb One Bad Hombre

Krash Cartel

Kristian G. Galindo

Ricardo Garza-Cruz

4/1

2 2

First to the Zipper

Flyin Color

Angel Sanchez

Jose Ivan Martinez

9/2

3 3

Sr Sweet Diamond

One Famous Diamond

Juan Diaz, Jr.

Jose R. Herbert

6/1

4 4

Ag Khalani

Freaky Fast

Janessa Lee Muniz

Eric Reyes

30/1

5 5

A D Cat Dancin

Mr Ottyes

James A. Gerhards

Juan Ignacio Garcia

20/1

6 6

Ruffin In

Inseperable

Arnold Lewis

Luis L. Vivanco

15/1

7 7

Bogarts Flash

Bogart

Vonn Mallery

Reyes Gomez

30/1

8 8

Charley Special Bug

Bugsy Beduino

Obidio Otis Hernandez

Francisco Giles

5/2

9 9

Spieth

Inseperable

Roberto G. Madrigal

Sergio Henestrosa Fuentes

7/2

10 10

Big Daddy Magic

Big Daddy Cartel

Marc E. Jungers

Nestor Duran

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
First to the Zipper  2 $5.80 $3.60 $2.20
Spieth  9 - $4.60 $2.60
Charley Special Bug  8 - - $2.40
Big Daddy Magic 10 - - -
Also rans: Ruffin In, A D Cat Dancin, Bogarts Flash, Ag Khalani
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-2 $55.40 $456.00
Exacta 2-9 $42.00 $15,973.00
Superfecta 2-9-8-10 $262.60 $11,153.00
Trifecta 2-9-8 $112.00 $13,911.00
Pick 3 7-7-2 $168.00 $960.00
Fractions and final time: :28.721
Winning Owner: Stephanie Nino
Winning Breeder: John Boegner

400Y, Dirt, Adequan Derby Finals
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $91,163

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Donttemptthisnatural

Kiss My Hocks

Jose Luis Sanchez III

Esgar Ramirez

12/1

2 2

Ryder Lee

Too Much Bling

Toby Keeton

Luis L. Vivanco

30/1

3 3

Biden Record

Pool

Fidencio Pepper Maldonado

Jose A. Beltran

4/1

4 4

Toro O Nada

Jess Lips

Juan Diaz, Jr.

Jose R. Herbert

5/1

5 5

Catch

Hes Relentless

John A. Stinebaugh

Bryan Candanosa

12/1

6 6

Revenant Dynasty

A Revenant

Inez Delacruz

Ali Rivera

6/1

7 7

Sir Thorn Dash

Sir Runaway Dash

Roberto G. Madrigal

Pedro Chavarria Espinosa

10/1

8 8

Jlc Walk Dont Run

First Prize Stone

Ricardo Aguirre

Jose Vega

30/1

9 9

Brookes Brioni

One Famous Brioni

Harold F. Watkins

Victor Manuel Urieta, Jr.

15/1

10 10

Hes Jess Dealin

Dealagame

John A. Stinebaugh

Francisco Calderon

8/5

Runner Win Place Show
Hes Jess Dealin 10 $3.40 $2.40 $2.10
Revenant Dynasty  6 - $3.60 $3.20
Sir Thorn Dash  7 - - $10.80
Donttemptthisnatural  1 - - -
Also rans: Brookes Brioni, Jlc Walk Dont Run, Biden Record, Ryder Lee
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-10 $18.40 $932.00
Exacta 10-6 $11.00 $13,297.00
Superfecta 10-6-7-1 $322.20 $8,062.00
Trifecta 10-6-7 $74.20 $8,402.00
Pick 3 7-2-10 $85.80 $587.00
Fractions and final time: :20.227
Winning Owner: Pete A. Scarmardo
Winning Breeder: Pete A Scarmardo

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350Y, Dirt, John Deere Juvenile Finals
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $130,713

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Time for a Hero

Apollitical Blood

Leonel Hernandez

Eleazar Rivera Hernandez

20/1

2 2

Jess Good Wine

Good Reason Sa

Toby Keeton

Luis L. Vivanco

15/1

3 3

Capo On Fire

Capo de Capi

Jailinne Venzor

H. Javier Hernandez

6/1

4 4

Fabulous Brieanna

One Fabulous Eagle

Jose Luis Sanchez III

Ali Rivera

20/1

5 5

Flaming Pistol Pete

Mr Piloto

Robert Meche

Bryan Candanosa

30/1

6 6

Apollitical Dynamite

Apollitical Jess

Juan Diaz, Jr.

Victor Manuel Urieta, Jr.

9/2

7 7

Ponte Duro

Duponte

John A. Stinebaugh

Francisco Calderon

10/1

8 8

Leavinematthebar

Power Jam

Brian Stroud

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

7/2

9 9

Jes an Angel

Jess Zoomin

Bobby Joe Nixon

Camilo Castillo

5/2

10 10

Lota Cruising

Lota Pyc

Toby Keeton

Nestor Duran

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Apollitical Dynamite  6 $12.00 $6.20 $4.20
Jess Good Wine  2 - $8.60 $7.20
Capo On Fire  3 - - $4.80
Leavinematthebar  8 - - -
Also rans: Lota Cruising, Jes an Angel, Fabulous Brieanna, Ponte Duro, Flaming Pistol Pete
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 10-6 $16.20 $1,256.00
Exacta 6-2 $104.60 $12,810.00
Superfecta 6-2-3-8 $3,009.80 $10,873.00
Trifecta 6-2-3 $457.60 $10,740.00
Pick 3 2-10-6 $86.20 $1,375.00
Fractions and final time: :18.121
Winning Owner: Red Sea Racing Stables, LLC
Winning Breeder: Wallace Johnson

350Y, Dirt, Maiden
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $20,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Eagle Brand

One Famous Eagle

Luis Daniel Garcia

Ali Rivera

6/1

2 2

Go Cartelita

This Cartel Is Cold

Ricardo Aguirre

Jose Vega

3/1

3 3

Tiffany Twistedd

This Is an Eagle

Alfred A. Aparicio

Juan Ignacio Garcia

8/1

4 4

Bonnie P

Volcom

Brian Stroud

Jose Juan Olivo

12/1

5 5

Jess Roll Me Over

Mr Jess Perry

Toby Keeton

Luis L. Vivanco

15/1

6 6

Sereptah R3

Howdoyalikemesofar

Heather Aquino

Vidal M. Aquino

20/1

7 7

One Sweet Amelia

One Sweet Jess

Arturo Terrazas III

Nestor Duran

15/1

8 8

Five Star Chick

Five Bar Cartel

Kie Mushinski

Jose M. Gonzales-Corral

6/1

9 9

Santa Apollitical

Apollitical Blood

Jorge Luis Muniz

Claudio Ponce Aguilar

4/1

10 10

Crimson Cash

Open Me a Corona

Abraham Carrillo

Ricardo Garza-Cruz

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Jess Roll Me Over  5 $12.60 $5.20 $4.20
Santa Apollitical  9 - $3.40 $2.60
One Sweet Amelia  7 - - $11.00
Eagle Brand  1 - - -
Also rans: Go Cartelita, Crimson Cash, Five Star Chick, Tiffany Twistedd, Bonnie P, Sereptah R3
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 10-6-5 $145.00 $1,484.00
Pick 4 1/2/3-4/5/10-6-5 $992.00 $3,946.00
Daily Double 6-5 $49.20 $1,671.00
Pick 6 5/7-7-1/2/3-4/5/10-6-5 $37.80 $345.00
Pick 5 7-1/2/3-4/5/10-6-5 $876.20 $664.00
Pick 5 7-1/2/3-4/5/10-6-5 $20.80 $0.00
Exacta 5-9 $43.60 $9,746.00
Super High Five Jackpot 5-9-7-1-2 $5,222.60 $1,584.00
Superfecta 5-9-7-1 $3,858.00 $8,254.00
Trifecta 5-9-7 $898.00 $9,126.00
Fractions and final time: :18.42
Winning Owner: Adam B. Smith
Winning Breeder: Adam B Smith
JESS ROLL ME OVER dueled, driving finish.

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