Alex Rankin's 9-5 favorite Tar Heel Mom repelled a big from Hour Glass in upper stretch and bounded home for a 2 1/2-length win in the $150,000 Distaff Handicap (gr. II) April 17 at Aqueduct.
- Chestnut Filly
- Born 2005
Making just her second start on dirt in her 4-year-old debut, Chiefswood Stable's Aurora Lights sprung a 10-1 upset in the $100,000 Sabin Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 27 at Gulfstream Park.
West Point Thoroughbreds and partners' Justwhistledixie, the leading 3-year-old filly to emerge at Gulfstream Park last winter, returns to South Florida for the Sabin Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 27
|Trainer||Martin D. Wolfson|
|Jockey||John R. Velazquez|
|Matchless Orinda View Five-Cross Pedigree||Sky Mesa||Pulpit|
|Perfectly Stunning||Silver Deputy|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Mayberry Farm||GAINESWAY AGENT, agent||$140,000|
|Two-year-old||John P. Fort||Robert Harris, agent||$375,000|