Favored Bizzy Caroline, making her second start of the year, dug in late to edge outsider Heavenly Landing by a neck in the $111,000 Early Times Mint Julep Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the Churchill Downs turf June 2.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2008
Frank L. Jones Jr's Tapitsfly, who has started four times this year in graded events and has won or placed in all of them, will carry top weight of 121 pounds in the Early Times Mint Julep Handicap at Churchill Downs.
Capital Plan, with a perfect trip under Brice Blanc, registered a 1 1/2-length victory while making her stakes debut in the $150,000 Santa Barbara Handicap (gr. IIT) on the turf April 21 at Santa Anita Park.
Hall of Fame trainer Neil Drysdale looks to get the final weekend of the Santa Anita season off to a strong start when he saddles Santa Ana Stakes winner Vamo a Galupiar in the Santa Barbara Handicap (gr. IIT) April 21.
Vamo a Galupiar gave trainer Neil Drysdale his second grade II turf win of the day when she rallied at the middle of the course to win the $150,000 Santa Ana Stakes (gr. IIT) by a half-length at Santa Anita March 25.
|Trainer||Dan L. McFarlane|
|Jockey||Leandro R. Goncalves|
|Owner||John J. Campo, III|
|Breeder||B. M. Kelley|
|Hard Seven View Five-Cross Pedigree||Rock Hard Ten||Kris S.|
|Essence of Success||Deputy Minister|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Dan McFarlane, agent for John Campo III||Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services, agent||$35,000|
|Hard Not to Like|