A field of 10 fillies and mares were entered for Friday's $100,000 Edgewood Stakes, the newest edition to the Kentucky Derby week stakes lineup. The one-mile turf contest was contested later in the spring meeting in previous years.
Headlining the field is Cellars Shiraz who brings her three-race win streak north from Florida in her Churchill Downs debut. Trained by former National Football League performer, William Cesare, Cellars Shiraz scored her biggest career win in the Feb. 3 Herecomesthebride Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Gulfstream Park.
Completing the Edgewood Stakes field: Guana (Pat Day); Hi Tech Honeycomb (Tony D'Amico); Cellars Shiraz (Corbelio Velazquez); You'llbeinmyheart (Robby Albarado); Kathy K D (Larry Melancon); Traci's Wild (Calvin Borel); Maliziosa (Jerry Bailey); Raise A Road (Jeff Johnson); Wild Kandace (Frank Lovato, Jr); Sweetwater Promise (Willie Martinez).