Koolmen Racing Stable's Orchestrator determinedly held off Age of Humor after a long stretch duel, prevailing by a neck under Alex Solis to take the $125,000 Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III) March 27 at Turfway Park.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2007
Desk Farms' Helen Belen, who romped by nearly 15 lengths in the Valdale Stakes last out, is one of a trio of 3-year-old fillies highweighted at 121 pounds for the $125,000 Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III) March 27 at Turfway Park.
Helen Belen, owned by Mike Schnell's Desk Farms, won her first stakes in the Feb. 20 Valdale Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Turfway Park, and in the process gave her owner and trainer their first stakes victories.
|Trainer||William J. Denzik, Jr.|
|Jockey||Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.|
|Owner||Desk Farms LLC|
|Breeder||Dr. & Mrs. R. S. West & Mr. & Mrs. MacKenzie Miller|
|Helen Belen View Five-Cross Pedigree||Five Star Day||Carson City|
|Waterford Express||Cherokee Run|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Waterford-Millford Farms, agent||($12,000)|
|Yearling||Bill Denzik, agent for Mike Schnell||Waterford-Millford Farm, agent||$8,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.