Sir Louisiana Dash Fastest For Laddie Futurity
SATURDAY, JUNE 13, 2020
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SIR LOUISIANA DASH POSTS FASTEST TIME
FOR LADDIE FUTURITY AT DELTA DOWNS
- THE $357,981 FINAL WILL TAKE PLACE ON SATURDAY, JULY 4 -
VINTON, LA. – Delta Downs closed out the first week of its 2020 American Quarter Horse season on Saturday with a special 18-race program made up of trials for this year’s $357,981 Louisiana Laddie Futurity (RG2). The fastest time of the day was posted by Rogelio Marquez. Jr.’s Sir Louisiana Dash with jockey Luis Vivanco in the saddle.
Sir Louisiana Dash, who is trained by Jesus Marquez, traveled 330 yards while winning the third trial of the day and posted a time of 16.470 seconds. The clocking equaled a speed index of 99. Each trail on the program was contested over a fast track
Bred in Louisiana by Tate Farms, Sir Louisiana Dash is a 2-year-old by Sir Runaway Dash, out of the Separatist mare Ms Proverbial. The sorrel gelding was making his career debut in the Laddie trials.
Each of the trials on Saturday carried a purse of $10,000 with each winning taking home $6,000. The first-place prize for winning the final on Saturday, July 4 will be $178,990.
Listed below are the 10 qualifiers for this year’s Laddie Futurity from the fastest time down.
Horse Jockey Trainer Time_
1 Sir Louisiana Dash Luis Vivanco Jesus Marquez 16.470
2 Ought to Go Tee Rolando Cabrera Fernando Lopez 16.514
3 San Lorenzo David Alvarez Jesus Marquez 16.708
4 Lafitte Rolando Pina Orlando Orozco 16.742
5 Fm Famous Rock Noe Castaneda Robi Meche 16.748
6 Jess Cuervo Time Jose Herbert Pedro Lopez 16.773
7 Apollitical Bye Modesto Pina Wendy Garcia 16.778
8 El Camino Cl Eddie Sanchez Jose Luis Sanchez, III 16.806
9 Black Blood Juan Garcia, Jr. Michael Zingelmann 16.808
10 He B Swift David Alvarez Fructuoso Huitron 16.817
Delta Downs will begin its second week of live Quarter Horse racing on Wednesday night with a nine-race program. The first post time is scheduled for 5:15 pm CT.
For more information about the season visit the track’s website at www.deltadownsracing.com.
Delta Downs Racetrack Casino and Hotel, a property of Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD), features exciting casino action, live horse racing and fun dining experiences. Delta Downs is located in Vinton, Louisiana, on Delta Downs Drive. From Lake Charles, take Exit 7 and from Texas, take Exit 4.