Alabama-breds took center stage at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Dec. 12 as 4-5 choice Buggin Out led wire to wire in the $50,000 Magic City Stakes.
Proceed Bee is the obvious choice in the Jan. 28 John B. Connally Turf Cup Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Sam Houston Race Park. But he will face some still competition from the likes of several other promising horses.
Schramsberg, a son of Storm Cat out of the champion Serena's Song, registered his first graded stakes victory when in the $200,000 John B. Connally Turf Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Sam Houston Houston Race Park Jan. 29.
Some 110 horses are entered for the 10 races on the Louisiana Cup race program at Louisiana Downs May 22 when four $100,000 events for state breds are contested.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|And Music Came||Benard Chatters||
|Brendyn Jo||Casey D. Clark||
|Busted Account||Kevin M. Williams||
|Cherie's Cascade||Charles Zenon||
|Josiah||Olivo I. Inirio||
|Mandimax||James S. Schultz||
|Side's Song||James S. Schultz||
|Silver Patriot||Ricky Bourque||
|Sir Maxwell||Floyd D. Pitzer||
|Sligo Joe||Shane Wilson||
|Wicked Vow||Ronald J. Matthieu||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Affirmed Success S.||BEL|
|Bewitch S. (G3T)||KEE|
|Golden Circle S.||PRM|
|Elusive Quality S.||BEL|
|Edward Babst/Albert Palacios Memorial H.||BTP|