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TTA Yearling Sale Surpasses 100 Entries
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LTBA Board of Directors Ballots in the Mail

Equine Sales Company Sets October 16 Date for Open Yearling and Mixed Sale

Reminder: Purchasing Horse



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

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

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

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

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

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

Equine Sales Company’s 2-Year-Olds in Training and Horses of Racing Age Sale, held May 10, recorded impressive increases with double-digit gains in gross, average and median. From 92 head offered, 60 sold for gross receipts of $918,300 with an average of $14,811 and median of $11,000. The gross jumped 27.4 percent from last year’s $720,700 on 54 of 75 sold. This year’s average increased 11 percent from $13,346, and the median soared 60.6 percent from $6,850. Buybacks came in at 32.6 percent, up from 28 percent last year.