Paul Rigali Jr.'s homebred Texas Air put away a field almost entirely composed of out-of-state invaders to claim the $200,000 Texas Mile (gr. III) May 1 under the lights at Lone Star Park.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2010
Trainer Al Stall Jr. has his 3-year-old War Front gelding primed for another strong effort, and has seen the increase in maturity one would expect in a sophomore runner as the seasons have turned.
Holiday Mischief, tracking odds-on favorite Sunbean all the way, collared the leader in the final strides for a head victory in a 16-1 upset in the $100,000 Super Derby Prelude Stakes Aug. 3 at Harrah's Louisiana Downs.
|Trainer||Joe S. Offolter|
|Jockey||Kirk Paul LeBlanc|
|Owner||Offolter, Joe S. and Carter Thoroughbreds LLC|
|Breeder||Sheltowee Farm, Alfonso Mazzetti, Dr. Robert J Hunt & Rodney Winkle|
|Holiday Mischief View Five-Cross Pedigree||Into Mischief||Harlan's Holiday|
|Darling Daughter||Maria's Mon|
|Miss Carmella (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Carter Thoroughbreds||Pauls Mill Bloodstock, agent||$25,000|
|Hard Not to Like|