Ide Be Cool

Ide Be Cool

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Louisiana Breeders Announce 2013 Champions

Horse of the Year will be announced at an awards presentation May 24.

The Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders' Association has announced its 2013 champions. An award presentation and Horse of the Year announcement will take place at the organization's 2014 annual meeting May 24 at the Equine Sales Company of Louisiana in Opelousas, La.

Divisional winners are as follows:

Designer Legs, 2-year-old female
Owner: Valene Farms
Trainer: Dallas Stewart
Breeder: Tommy Hewett

Ide Be Cool, 2-year-old male
Owner: Henry Ray Dunn
Trainer: Henry Ray Dunn
Breeder: Gulf Haven Farms

Sittin at the Bar, 3-year-old female
Owner: Dale Ladner
Trainer: Brett Brinkman
Breeder: Spendthrift Farm

Sunbean, 3-year-old male
Owner: Brittlyn Stable
Trainer: Ron Faucheux
Breeder: Brittlyn Inc.

Little Ms Protocol, older female
Owner: Coteau Grove Farms LLC
Trainer: Patrick Devereux Jr.
Breeder: Coteau Grove Farms

String King, older male
Owner/Trainer/Breeder: Charlie Smith

Miss Cheers, broodmare
Breeder: Mrs. Richard C. duPont

Ide, stallion
Breeder: David Garvin
Standing at Clear Creek Stud

Michael B. Moreno's Southern Equine, breeder

Gene Bataia's Gulf Haven Farm, high percentage breeder