Thunder Touch to JEH in Oklahoma

Thunder Touch, a New York graded stakes winner, has been retired from racing and will enter stud at Jim and Marilyn Helzer's JEH Stallion Station near Wynnewood, Okla.

A 5-year-old son of Gulch, Thunder Touch won the six-furlong Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III) in 1:09.83 and also took the Vincent A.Moscarelli Memorial Handicap. He ran third in the Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III).

Thunder Touch retired with six wins from 21 races and earnings of $305,031. A half-brother to stakes winner Thefull Circle, he is out of the multiple stakes-winning Highland Ruckus mare Highland Vixen. Owned by Ro Parra, Thunder Touch will stand for $1,750.