"We're just crushed," trainer Vladimir Cerin said. "He was special; it was like having a gelding, not a colt in the barn."
Boomzeeboom, who raced for the partnership of John Karubian, Alan Landsburg and Larry Postaer, won three of 10 starts for $190,096. He was being prepared for a start in the Aug. 8 Haskell Invitiational Handicap (gr. I) at Monmouth Park.