Even-money choice Stopchargingmaria, always prominent for jockey John Velazquez, prevailed in the $600,000 Alabama Stakes (gr. I) for her second top-level win in a row at the Saratoga Race Course meet Aug. 16.
- Bay Mare
- Born 2004
|Trainer||Frederick J. Seitz|
|Jockey||Rodney A. Prescott|
|Owner||Harvey A. Clarke and Frederick J. Seitz|
|Breeder||Wiest - Heathers 04|
|Exotic Bloom View Five-Cross Pedigree||Montbrook||Buckaroo|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Fred Seitz & Harvey A. Clarke||Ocala Stud, agent||$65,000|
|Broodmare||Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings||Brookdale Sales, agent||$500,000|
Repole Stable's Stopchargingmaria returned to her winning ways May 16 at Pimlico Race Course, but had to fight to get the job done in the $500,000 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (gr. II).
Front-running Tribal Belle held off the hard-charging favorite Simply Splendid by a diminishing neck to register her first stakes score for sizzling trainer Terry Jordan in the $141,879 Seaway Stakes (Can-III) at Woodbine Sept. 5.