Southern Oaks Plantation Costa Rising S.

Race 12 at Fair Grounds on April 1, 2012

  • STK
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • Dirt
  • $90,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:44.01
Order of Finish
1

Star Guitar

Quiet American  – Minit Towinit

7YO Horse

$54,000
  • J:Corey J. Lanerie
  • T:Albert M. Stall, Jr.
  • B:Brittlyn Stable, Inc., M. Benoit & E. Benoit
  • O:Brittlyn Stable, Inc.
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986. Lifetime: 433 yearlings sold, median $35,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Malagra , Bay, 1986.
2

Populist Politics

Don't Get Mad  – Cedar Summer

4YO Colt

$18,000
  • J:James Graham
  • T:Thomas M. Amoss
  • B:B. Wayne Hughes
  • O:Klaravich Stables, Inc. and Lawrence, William H.
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Don't Get Mad , Bay, 2002. Lifetime: 42 yearlings sold, median $3,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Souvenir Copy , Dark Bay or Brown, 1995.
  • Sale History: 2009 FTTSYR, $20,000; 2010 OBSS2Y, $70,000.
3

4YO Gelding

$9,900
  • J:Shaun Bridgmohan
  • T:Wesley E. Hawley
  • B:Neal McFadden & J. Adcock
  • O:Orth, Robert E. and Hawley, Wesley
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Grand Appointment , Dark Bay or Brown, 1998. Lifetime: 31 yearlings sold, median $2,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Dehere , Bay, 1991.
  • Sale History: 2009 LOUOCT, $14,000.
4

String King

Crowned King  – String Dancer

4YO Gelding

$5,400
  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Charles Craig Smith
  • B:Charlie Smith
  • O:Charlie C. Smith
5

Productive Envoy

Run Production  – Russian Envoy

5YO Horse

$2,700
  • J:Richard E. Eramia
  • T:Tony J. Richey
  • B:Foxwood Plantation, Ltd.
  • O:Oak Leaf T.C. LP
6

Ide Like a Double

Ide  – Make Mine a Double

7YO Horse

  • J:Rosie Napravnik
  • T:Sturges J. Ducoing
  • B:Robkat Racing Stable, LLC
  • O:Valene Farms
7

Heavenville

Offlee Wild  – Seeking Heaven

5YO Gelding

  • J:Jansen Melancon
  • T:Allen Milligan
  • B:Heiligbrodt Racing Stable
  • O:Danny Keene
8

Candiano

Sefapiano  – Grey Gables

6YO Gelding

  • J:John Jacinto
  • T:Emile Schwandt
  • B:Adam Jannik
  • O:Trotter, Greta and Logan
9

Man of Strife

Leestown  – Chris's Princess

4YO Gelding

  • J:Tracy J. Hebert
  • T:Brian S. House
  • B:Lon Michael Baronne
  • O:Heartlines Horse Ranch, LP
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Star Guitar's Fee Raised to $7,500

    A strong crop of 2-year-olds in 2017 prompted Evelyn Benoit's Brittlyn Stable to raise the stud fee for homebred Star Guitar to $7,500 for the 2018 breeding season.

  • Keeneland November

    Benoit Strikes Again for Quality at Keeneland

    For the second day in a row, Louisiana breeder Evelyn Benoit struck for a high-priced mare to breed to her stallion Star Guitar, going to $550,000 for Five Star Momma during the fifth session of Keeneland's November breeding stock sale.

  • James B. Keogh

    Benoit's Unorthodox Breeding Plan

    At the Nov. 11 Keeneland breeding stock sale, Grovendale’s James Keogh acquired the multiple stakes winner and graded-placed mare Moment of Majesty for $850,000 from the Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency consignment to be bred to Star Guitar.

  • Star Guitar

    Senor Guitar First Winner for Star Guitar

    Louisiana-bred standout Star Guitar, a winner of 22 stakes in the Pelican State, saw his first winner as a stallion Sept. 24 when Clifford Grum's homebred Senor Guitar rallied from fifth to score a clear win in a Churchill Downs maiden-claiming race.

  • D'wildcat Colt Tops Equine Sales Co. Auction

    Based on what the sale company called preliminary results, Rodney Verret landed a 2-year-old D'wildcat colt named D'digger for $57,000 to top the the Equine Sales Co. 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age sale May 10 in Opelousas, La.

  • Fillies Fastest in Equine Sales Workouts

    A trio of Louisiana-bred fillies worked an eighth of a mile in :10 1/5 May 8 to tie for the fastest time during the under tack show for the Equine Sales Company of Louisiana's 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age sale in Opelousas, La.

  • Chocolate Ride delivers the victory in the Fair Grounds Handicap.

    Chocolate Ride Back to Defend Muniz Title

    Ex-claimer Chocolate Ride will be seeking to defend his title in the $300,000 Muniz Memorial Handicap (gr. IIT) March 26 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots as the son of Candy Ride has been assigned top weight of 124 pounds.

  • Jet Black Magic

    Louisiana Breeders Announces Champions

    The Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association has announced the 2015 Louisiana-bred divisional champions for 2015, along with stallion of the year, broodmare of the year, and breeders of the year.

  • Roan Inish brought $500,000 during  the second session of Keeneland's January horses of all ages sale.

    Roan Inish Brings $500,000 at Keeneland

    Canadian Oaks winner Roan Inish, an Elusive Quality mare in foal to Arch, was purchased by Evelyn Benoit for $500,000 during the second session of Keeneland's January horses of all ages sale.

  • The Pickett Factor pulled away from Mobile Bay to win the Louisiana Champions Day Classic Stakes.

    The Pickett Factor Adds LA Champions Classic

    The top two choices in the Dec. 12 Louisiana Champions Day Classic Stakes at Fair Grounds hooked up in early stretch, but it didn't last long as The Pickett Factor put away Mobile Bay and drew off to win.

  • The Pickett Factor won the Super Derby Prelude on August 8.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2015/i-CWmdhrG">Order This Photo</a>

    The Pickett Factor Rolls into Super Derby

    The Pickett Factor will try to extend his Louisiana Downs win streak to four straight races when he starts in a graded stakes for the first time on Saturday, Sept. 12 in the $400,000 Super Derby (gr. II).

  • String King makes the winning move in the Louisiana Turf Classic.

    String King Impressive in LA Turf Classic

    Louisiana-bred String King seems to be getting better with age as the 7-year-old gelding rolled to an impressive victory in the Louisiana Turf Classic at Harrah's Louisiana Downs Casino & Racetrack Aug. 8.

  • String King has won 126 of 36 starts, with 12 additional placings.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-TZbwTx3">Order This Photo</a>

    String King Seeks LA Cup Turf Hat Trick

    String King, the Louisiana-bred gelding who has earned $890,552 for owner-breeder-trainer Charles Craig Smith, will be seeking his third straight win in the Louisiana Cup Turf Classic at Louisiana Downs Aug. 8.

  • String King fights for the win in the Col. E. R. Bradley Handicap.

    String King Game in Col. Bradley Victory

    Louisiana-bred String King put away tough pacesetter Gentleman's Kitten and carried on to a well-earned victory Jan. 17 at Fair Grounds, taking the $125,000 Col. E. R. Bradley Handicap (gr. IIIT) to become a graded winner.

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