There were few surprises on Independence Day at Evangeline Downs as favorites won seven of the eight stakes on the Louisiana Legends Night card highlighted by Stormdriver's victory in the featured Classic.
Favored Heitai ran his rivals off their feet with a comfortable front-running romp in the inaugural $300,000 Evangeline Downs Turf Sprint the night of June 21 at Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel.
Sunbean lived up to his billing as the star of the 10th annual Louisiana Legends Night May 24, romping to a five-length victory as the 1-20 favorite in the $100,000 Classic at Evangeline Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel.
Brittlyn Stable's Sunbean returned to Louisiana-bred company in winning style, nosing out String King in the $150,000 Louisiana Champions Day Classic at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Blessed Immaculata||Christopher Candies||
|Brighterthanthesun||David L. Bailey, Jr.||
|Lexi's Love||Alan Klanfer||
|Little Ms Veta||Hershel Robinson||
|Seeking Ms Shelley||Joe O. Duhon||
|Snappy Girl||Karl Broberg||
|Tothelastpower||Kriston Von Wise||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Dream of Summer S.||SA|
|New Mexico Breeders' Oaks||SUN|
|La Coneja S.||SUN|
|Bill Thomas Memorial S.||SUN|
|New Mexico Breeders' Derby||SUN|