Trainer Mike Maker has won the past three editions of the $200,000 John B. Connally Turf Cup (G3T) at Same Houston Race Park and he's coming with a loaded hand seeking a fourth straight score Jan. 29.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2013
Sent to post at odds of 29-1 in a field of 11 for the 1 1/16-mile event, Hay Dakota was third-to-last at the top of the stretch but swung wide to deliver his late kick and outran Bondurant at the finish to stop the clock in 1:43.60 over firm turf.
|Breeder||Brereton C. Jones|
|Hay Dakota View Five-Cross Pedigree||Haynesfield||Speightstown|
|Church by the Sea||Harlan's Holiday|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Stewart Mettler||Brereton C. Jones, agent||$47,000|