Sam F. Davis S. (G3)

Race 9 at Tampa Bay Downs on February 1, 2014

  • Grade III
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • Dirt
  • $250,000
  • 3 yo
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:47.34
Payoffs
4   Vinceremos $26.80 $7.40 $4.80
1   Harpoon $4.60 $3.40
5   Cousin Stephen $3.40
$2 Exacta (4-1) $87.60
$2 Trifecta (4-1-5) $394.80
$2 Superfecta (4-1-5-8) $2,282.80
Order of Finish
1

Vinceremos

Pioneerof the Nile  – Kettle's Sister

3YO Colt

$120,000
  • J:Edgar S. Prado
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Machmer Hall
  • O:WinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stables, LLC
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Pioneerof the Nile , Dark Bay or Brown, 2006. Lifetime: 290 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: More Than Ready , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997.
  • Sale History: 2012 KEESEP, $140,000; 2013 KEEAPR, $340,000.
2

Harpoon

Tapit  – Christmas Star

3YO Colt

$40,000
  • J:Luis Saez
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
  • O:Let's Go Stable
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 569 yearlings sold, median $182,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Star de Naskra , Dark Bay or Brown, 1975.
  • Sale History: 2012 KEESEP, $500,000.
3

Cousin Stephen

Proud Citizen  – Gallant Dreamer

3YO Colt

$20,000
  • J:Daniel Centeno
  • T:Chad C. Brown
  • B:Brereton C. Jones
  • O:Klaravich Stables, Inc. and Lawrence, William H.
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Proud Citizen , Bay, 1999. Lifetime: 393 yearlings sold, median $26,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Belong to Me , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2012 FTKJUL, $210,000.
4

Matador

Malibu Moon  – I'm Breathtaking

3YO Colt

$10,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:Windhaven Farms Limited
  • O:John C. Oxley
5

Asserting Bear

Bear's Kid  – Star Guest

3YO Colt

$6,000
  • J:Joseph Rocco, Jr.
  • T:Reade Baker
  • B:John Carey
  • O:Bear Stables, Ltd.
6

School On a Hill

Student Council  – My Meggie Meg

3YO Colt

$4,000
  • J:Ronald Dale Allen, Jr.
  • T:Wayne M. Catalano
  • B:Millennium Farms
  • O:Covello, James, Millennium Farms and West Point Thoroughbreds
7

3YO Gelding

  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Wesley A. Ward
  • B:My Meadowview LLC
  • O:My Meadowview Farm
8

Imaginethatmom

Imperialism  – Songsimage

3YO Gelding

  • J:Abdiel Jaen
  • T:Michael Yates
  • B:Shadybrook Farm Inc
  • O:Shadybrook Farm, Inc.
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