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Crosscheck Carlos, Actif Storm
win Respective D.S. Shine Young Futurity Divisions

CROSSCHECK CARLOS SURVIVES STRETCH DUEL TO WIN D.S. SHINE YOUNG FUTURITY

35-1 LONGSHOT ACTIF STORM WINS EXCITING FILLIES DIVISION

OPELOUSAS, LA- California invader Crosscheck Carlos had to withstand a stout challenge from 46-1 longshot, Street Honor, to hold on and win the $100,000 D.S. Shine Young Futurity for Colts and Geldings on Saturday night at Evangeline Downs. Crosscheck Carlos, who had broken his maiden in his debut on June 12 at Santa Anita, finished the 5 ½ furlongs over a sloppy main track in a final time of 1:06.22.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

String King Cements His Legacy on Louisiana Legends Night

 

OPELOUSAS, LA- String King defended his victory in last year’s $100,000 Louisiana Legends Turf with another Turf win on Saturdaynight at Evangeline Downs. His rider, John Jacinto, was the riding star of the evening with three wins in a row to conclude the program. Jacinto not only won the Turf with String King, he also won the Louisiana Legends Classic with The Pickett Factor and a Louisiana-bred maiden race with Street Honor.

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Mobile Bay Named 2015 Louisiana Bred Horse of the Year

 Extra Credit and Sir Genghis Score Saturday Stakes Wins

Lafayette S.
June 4, 2016, Evangeline Downs
7 furlongs, for Louisiana-bred 3-Year-Olds, $70,000

EXTRA CREDIT
Proud Citizen-Sunny Isles, by Stormy Atlantic
Breeder:   Richard Klein and Bertram Klein
Owner:  Richard and Bertram Klein
Trainer:  Brad H. Cox
Jockey:  C.J. Hernandez

Time: 1:23.99
Margins: 3/4,  hd,  3 1/2

2nd:  Mageez

3rd:  Dr. Zipcity

Need For Speed S. 
June 4, 2016, Evangeline Downs
5 furlongs, for 3-Year-Old and Upwards, $60,000

SIR GENGHIS
Tale of the Cat-Staria, by Unbridled's Song
Breeder:   Randel Stutes
Owner:  Gillian and Kirk L. Harris 
Trainer:  Chad Pitzer
Jockey:  K. D. Clark

Time:  :57.83
Margins:  2 1/2,  hd,  hd

2nd:  Win Lion Win

3rd:  Tiz Cherry Wine

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Acadiana S.
June 3, 2016, Evangeline Downs
7 furlongs, for Louisiana-bred 3-Year-Old Fillies, $70,000

SUNNY OAK
Giant Oak-Heckuva Time, by Gilded Time
Breeder:   Jeff Wahman & Darlene Wahman
Owner:  Keith Plaisance
Trainer:  Edward Johnston
Jockey: D. Saenz

Time: 1:23.67
Margins: 3/4,  8 3/4,  nk

2nd: Believe In Bertie

3rd: Calamity Jane

Tellike S.
June 3, 2016, Evangeline Downs
5 furlongs, for 3-Year-Old and Upwards Fillies and Mares, $60,000

LOOK INTO MY EYES
City Zip-Burnished Miss, by Wild Again
Breeder:   Robert McDowell & Bethe Deal
Owner:  Kathleen Amaya and Raffaele Centofanti
Trainer:  Efren Loza, Jr.
Jockey: E. Nieves

Time:  :57.99
Margins:  2 3/4,  nk,  1 1/2

2nd: Boom Bam Bing

3rd: Diamond Cutter

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Ed Johnson Wins Alcatraz Stakes at Golden Gate

 

Alcatraz S.
May 15, 2016
1 mile, for 3-Year-Olds, $75,000

ED JOHNSON
Paddy O'Prado-Sassy Gal, by Malagra
Breeder:  Relentless Racing
Owner:  Frankfurt Stable
Trainer:  Steven Specht
Jockey: Russell A. Baze

Time: 1:35.43
Margins: 2 1/4, nk, 11

2nd: Pure Comedy

3rd: He's A Tiger