Graded Winner True Direction to Lou-Roe in Florida
True Direction, a graded stakes winner who recorded a 116 Beyer Speed Figure, will enter stud at Louis Gurino's Lou-Roe Farm near Morriston, Fla. His fee is $3,000.True Direction registered his 116 Beyer in winning an allowance race in 1:07.86 for six furlongs at Belmont Park after setting a five-furlong fraction of :55.17. In the Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III) under high weight of 134 pounds, he scored in 1:09.62.A 6-year-old son of French Deputy, True Direction captured eight of 19 races and earned $348,570. He also won the Hirsch Jacobs Stakes and placed in three stakes, including the Riva Ridge Breeders' Cup Stakes (gr. II).True Direction is out of the Tank's Prospect mare Ms Paragon, a half-sister to stakes winner Encolure. Second dam is a graded stakes-winning half-sister to successful sire Big Spruce.