For the third consecutive year, Brittlyn Stable homebred Star Guitar has been honored as Louisiana Horse of the Year.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2007
Island Bound picked up the first added-money victory of her career when she came from off the pace to take the $110,100 Winning Colors Stakes (gr. III) at Churchill Downs June 2.
The Bret Calhoun-trained trio of Beat the Blues, Speedacious, and Gleaming highlight a field of eight fillies and mares entered for the June 2 Winning Colors (gr. III) to be run under the lights at Churchill Downs June 2.
Star Guitar won the Louisiana Premier Night Championship for the fourth consecutive time, rallying from last early to capture the $200,000 event by 3 1/4 lengths on the night of Feb. 4 at Delta Downs.
Odds-on Star Guitar cleared off in the stretch for his third consecutive Louisiana Champions Day Classic title at Fair Grounds Racecourse and Slots Dec. 10.
|Trainer||W. Bret Calhoun|
|Owner||Carl R. Moore Management LLC|
|Breeder||Elm Tree Farm, LLC|
|Speedacious View Five-Cross Pedigree||Yankee Gentleman||Storm Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Carl Moore Management||Elysian Bloodstock, agent for Elm Tree Farm||$30,000|
|Mind Your Biscuits|
|Highland Reel (IRE)|
|A Red Tie Day|