23:25 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 19 Jul 2017

Race 1 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,041 - 8 run - Draw Advantage: None

1

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-2
i
1

Winnie The Roo 18 

b f War Eagle - Crafty Roo (Crafty Dude)

4 8-8
Wyatt LouviereJudy Beavin
2
458644
i
2

Sassy Mallory 18 

b f Greeley's Galaxy - Sassy Shana (Prospectors Gamble)

3 8-3 (ow1)
Colby HernandezRonnie Averett
3
07324
i
3

Scottish Bu 27 

dk f Malibu Wesley - Scottish (Pembroke)

3 8-3
Diego SaenzSamuel Breaux
4
8-90
i
4

Rockinwildcat 145 

b f Behindatthebar - Bridlestone (Grindstone)

3 8-3 (ow2)
Jarred JournetSamuel Breaux
5
69
i
5

Creepy 68 

ch m Bold Leadership - Channel Vision (Lens)

5 8-11
Alfredo ContrerasEarl Bankston
6
78
i
6

Alotatrouble 96 

b f Yuzum Tutmaz - Amotelgirl (Bates Motel)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Theodrick LedetDavid Lowry
7
790/35
i
7

Swift Lisa 18 

b m Classic Alliance - Lively Lady (Barberstown)

5 8-8
Michael III WrightAlbin Bonin
8
7
i
8

Little Queenie 18 

dk f Dream Shake - Bygone West (Gone West)

BF
3 8-3 b1
Alex CortezGlenn Delahoussaye
Verdict

WINNIE THE ROO was much improved when hitting the frame last time and he is entitled to go one better here, possibly at the main expense of Sassy Mallory and Little Queenie who have followed the selection home in the past.

23:53 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 19 Jul 2017

Race 2 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,355 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

2

6f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Result - full finishing positions to follow
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
8-97236
i
1

Quick Draw Ronnie 33 

ch m Lawyer Ron - Way too Quick (Gold Case)

D
7 8-8
Alexis BatistaNicholas Latour
2
673327
i
2

Ringneckdove 33 

ch m Zarbyev - Wandawee (Gift of Gib)

D
5 8-8
Dusty ShepherdCarl Deville
3
343171
i
3

Choose This Dance 70 

b m Choosing Choice - Two Four Dancer (Northern Park)

D
5 8-8
Bethany TaylorMark Holden
4
331618
i
4

Lady Lavendator 18 

b m Intimidator - Lavender Lass (Skip Trial)

D
5 8-8
Timothy ThorntonJoey Boutte
5
562178
i
5

Express Yourself 21 

ch m Unbridled Express - Queen's Dynasty (Mecke)

D
5 8-11
Colby HernandezMervin Holland
6
070356
i
6

Elegant Idea 20 

b f Private Vow - I Have an Idea (Pine Bluff)

4 8-8
Odilon MartinezShelton Sr Zenon
7
446263
i
7

Favorite Promise 18 

b f Promissory - Phone Favorite (Phone Trick)

D
4 8-8
Ashley BroussardSamuel Breaux
Verdict

FAVOURITE PROMISE looks to be heading in the right direction and can go forward once more and land a telling blow here. Choose This Dance has won two of his last three and looks to be a danger, while Lady Lavender could bounce back to form here.

00:20 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 3 - Maiden Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $6,930 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

3

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
58-4509
i
1

Act Diablo 33 

dk g Our Diablo - Hotsy Act (Spellbound)

5 8-11
Coby BourqueMarkel Romero
2
8-622
i
2

Fort Stevens 14 

dk g Lone Star Special - Night Diamond (Valid Expectations)

BF
3 8-6
Diego SaenzDanny Pish
3
9-00926
i
3

Clasifrontier 21 

ch g Canadian Frontier - Fortheboysatthebar (Sky Classic)

4 8-11
Jarred JournetThomas Sam
4
60-8808
i
4

Lil And Tuff 54 

dk g Teton Forest - Wire Me Millie (Wire Me Collect)

3 8-6
Colby HernandezSamuel Breaux
5
2-24564
i
5
Purple, yellow inverted chevrons, yellow cuffs (Karen Boutte)

Slew's Shot 67 

dk g Space Shot - Slew's Bridalbelle (Slew the Bride)

Non Runner
6
788560
i
6

Last Port 14 

dk g Porto Foricos - Bonkey (Fit To Fight)

3 8-6
Wyatt LouviereBenjamin Zeno
7
39
i
7

Animal Cookie 18 

b g Giant Fun - Leroy's Saltine (Leroidesanimaux)

4 8-11
Roberto MoralesGerard Perron
8
8
i
8

Hope For A Star 33 

b g Astrology - Hope For (Rahy)

3 8-6
Alfredo ContrerasTerry Vance
9
086946
i
9

Bonecrushervincent 27 

b g Wilburn - Like A Butterfly (Two Punch)

4 8-11
Alexis BatistaLester Simon
10
457563
i
10

Jax's Boy 21 

b g Closing Argument - Alabaster Box (Runaway Groom)

3 8-6
Kerwin ClarkKearney Segura
11
225222
i
11
Red, White Diamond, White Diamonds On Red Sleeves (Doris Hebert)

Cool Production 13 

ch g Run Production - Jadah Jane Myles (Zarbyev)

BF
Non Runner
Verdict

FORT STEVENS has been knocking on the door lately and could get his chance to go one better here and land the victory. Slew's Shot is entitled to respect, while Jax's Boy could be an improver to keep an eye on.

00:47 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 4 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,724 - 6 run - Draw Advantage: None

4

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
536-098
i
1
Black, white circle (Maggie Camejo)

Pi 83 

dk m Flatter - Pondside (Forestry)

D
Non Runner
2
0-59896
i
2

Titanium Girl 40 

b m Half Ours - Quadriga (Grand Slam)

D
5 8-8
Jarred JournetHoward Alonzo
3
261783
i
3
White, Blue Sleeves (Wayne Davis)

Running For Boston 25 

ch m Run Production - Boston Maggie (Boston Harbor)

D
Non Runner
4
3866/57-
i
4

Miss Hymm 526 

b m Songandaprayer - Read the Label (Successful Appeal)

D
7 8-8
Ashley BroussardDanny Pish
5
14-2995
i
5
Green, 't' on gold crown, gold sleeves, green cuffs (Jan Romero)

Yesjan 25 

b m Yesbyjimminy - Blushing Wildly (Wild Escapade)

D
Non Runner
6
16/67-85
i
6

Ruston Kitten 152 

b m Lydgate - Halo Kitty Kat (Cat Thief)

D
5 8-8
Roberto MoralesJacoby Landry
7
464557
i
7

Smoking Donna 20 

ch m Yankee Gentleman - Feels Like Friday (Anet)

D
5 8-8
Michael III WrightScott Gelner
8
7-32144
i
8

Ole Black Magic 25 

dk m Roger That - Magic Of Spring (Exploit)

D
5 8-8
Alfredo ContrerasBrent Delahoussaye
9
8-24261
i
1A

Giagiajoe 25 

b m Wildcat Heir - B T Delite (Cahill Road)

D
5 8-11
Timothy ThorntonJose Camejo
Verdict

The drop in grade could see an improved performance by Pi, however, RUNNIN FOR BOSTON looks to be a progressive type who could be set to land victory here. The consistent Ole Black Magic is another to consider.

01:14 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 5 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,355 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

5

5f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
514634
i
1

Why Wear Old Shoes 42 

ch g Old Fashioned - Why Wear Shoes (Wildcat Shoes)

D
4 8-8
Colby HernandezSturges Ducoing
2
45731-6
i
2

Majors Intimidator 189 

b g Intimidator - Estherwood (Diligence)

D
6 8-8
Alexis BatistaPhillip Jr Calais
3
385403-
i
3

Forum Form 327 

b g Open Forum - Art Form (Avenue Of Flags)

D
7 8-8
Donnie MecheJr Donald Cormier,
4
315753
i
4

What A Image 33 

dk h Ready's Image - Princess Tiger (Lido Palace)

D
5 8-11
Steve BourqueCedric Ladner
5
20-8785
i
5

War Threat 69 

b g War Eagle - Ego's Heart (Kentucky Jazz)

D
6 8-8
Roberto MoralesAndrew Ney
6
2228-66
i
6

Royal Rising 13 

ch h Costa Rising - Roses N Bows (Roar)

D
5 8-8
Diego SaenzJason Grudzien
7
188715
i
7

First Prize Yankee 33 

b g Yankee Gentleman - Expect Misty (Valid Expectations)

D
6 8-8
Ashley BroussardBrent Delahoussaye
8
191342
i
8

Tiz Blessed One 18 

b g Tiz The One - Who's Sorry Now (Ogygian)

D BF
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonKarl Broberg
9
125726
i
9

Won Again 18 

b g Closing Argument - Poppin (City Zip)

D
4 8-8
Filemon RodriguezShane Wilson
10
2-17121
i
10

Stick 18 

dk c Mass Media - Queen Latina (Congrats)

D
3 8-6
Emanuel NievesEfren Jr Loza
Verdict

Why Wear Old Shoes comes into the equation here, along with Tiz Blessed One. However, STICK is in fine form, winning two of his last three starts and finishing second in the other, and looks set to continue that run here.

01:40 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 6 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $5,355 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

6

1m

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
776336
i
1

Wonder Boys Dream 21 

ch m Sing Baby Sing - Kamarla (Dance Brightly)

D
5 8-8
Timothy ThorntonJr Roland Patt,
2
743627
i
2

Late Appointment 21 

dk f Grand Appointment - Black Mariah (Devil His Due)

D BF
4 8-8
Bethany TaylorRick Salter
3
318555
i
3

Swamped 21 

dk m Swamp - Thunder Lure (Thunder Gulch)

D
5 8-8
Steve BourqueCedric Ladner
4
462623
i
4

Awesome Diamond 21 

ch f Cool Coal Man - Ghost River (Ghostzapper)

D
4 8-11
Ashley BroussardGlenn Delahoussaye
5
441442
i
5

Betty Grable Eyes 21 

b m Private Vow - Grable (Dehere)

D
5 8-8
Colby HernandezLee Thomas
6
425314
i
6

Provoking Cat 21 

blk m Finance The Cat - Strodes Star (Strodes Creek)

D
5 8-11
Diego SaenzSamuel Breaux
7
3-21193
i
7

Thegoodwitch 33 

b f My Pal Charlie - Jurist (Kris S.)

D
4 8-8
Alfredo ContrerasPatricia West
Verdict

Awesome Diamond and Betty Grable Eyes are closely matched and are sure to be involved. However, a chance is taken on THEGOODWITCH continuing her improvement and landing a telling blow here.

02:08 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 7 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,724 - 10 run - Draw Advantage: None

7

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
216755
i
1

Sharp Clark 12 

ch g Tiz The One - Cheese Dipper (Five Star Day)

D
4 8-8
Alfredo ContrerasJr Sam David,
2
774137
i
2

Onesimus 18 

b g Forefathers - Deluxe Edition (Caerleon)

4 8-8
Jarred JournetBrent Delahoussaye
3
2121/80
i
3

Reachforme 18 

b g Etbauer - Reachforthefinest (Finest Hour)

5 8-8
Larry GaryCharles Zenon
4
8-22453
i
4

Storming By Yawl 34 

dk g Storm Passage - T Storm (Salt Lake)

D
6 8-8
Steve BourqueKearney Segura
5
597652
i
5

I'm Formidable 18 

dk g Private Vow - Holy Love (Holy Bull)

D
4 8-8
Ashley BroussardAndrew Ney
6
9-16585
i
6

Andwe'llbeswinging 60 

ch g Time Bandit - Swinging Gate (Native Regent)

4 8-8
Emanuel NievesTerry Vance
7
342217
i
7

Idol Mcartneyvalue 34 

b g Value Plus - Idol Gift (Miner's Mark)

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonAlvin Sider
8
361-192
i
8

Grand Hoga 137 

b g Grand Marshall - Shot Gun Uss Hoga (Little Missouri)

D
5 8-8
Dusty ShepherdLee Thomas
9
231225
i
9

Copper Cajun 18 

ch g Drosselmeyer - Watkins Glen (Forest Camp)

D BF
4 8-8
Diego SaenzWilliam Meaux
10
56162-3
i
10

Minister Henny 179 

b g Henny Hughes - Inceptive (Empire Maker)

BF
6 8-11
Roberto MoralesRicky Courville
Verdict

Storming by Yawl and I'm Formidable are both considered here and look to be improving, however, this looks like the ideal opportunity for GRAND HOGA to return to the winner's enclosure and he hinted at a return to form last time.

02:34 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 8 - Allowance (3YO plus)

Winner $17,010 - 7 run - Draw Advantage: None

8

6f

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
461223
i
1

Brute Strength 26 

gr/ g Half Ours - Hottamolly (Sky Classic)

D
3 8-3 (ow1)
Gerard MelanconSturges Ducoing
2
846561
i
2

I'm A C Looker 33 

b g Yankee Gentleman - Anita's Slew (Slew City Slew)

D
4 8-8
Alexis BatistaShelton Sr Zenon
3
22-3146
i
3

In The Navy 117 

b g Midshipman - Southern Princess (Dixieland Band)

3 8-3 (ow3)
Dusty ShepherdScott Gelner
4
2-97721
i
4

Gotta Go First 14 

b g Grand Appointment - Go See Daddy (Fly Cry)

4 8-8
Roberto MoralesJoseph Boxie
5
773831
i
5

Halo Redding 27 

gr/ g Redding Colliery - Halo Sweetie Pie (Meadow Monster)

3 8-3
Wyatt LouvierePatrick Meaux
6
670-218
i
6

Chasin Gracie 26 

ch g Freud - Jet's Tradition (A. P Jet)

D
4 8-8
Larry GaryBenjamin Zeno
7
155554
i
7

Mallory's Bandit 26 

ch g Greeley's Galaxy - Mattie's Ide (Ide)

D
3 8-3
Ashley BroussardBrian Schweda
Verdict

BRUTE STRENGTH has been hard to remove from the premises lately and he looks set for another bold showing here. Im a C Looker was an impressive winner last time but this is a whole lot tougher, while Gotta Go First and Halo Reading are other last time out winners to consider.

03:01 Evangeline Downs (USA) (Dirt) 20 Jul 2017

Race 9 - Claiming (3YO plus)

Winner $4,724 - 9 run - Draw Advantage: None

9

5f 110y

Fast (Dirt)

Weighed In
No. Form Silk / Saddlecloth / Horse Name Age / wt Jockey / trainer
1
775854
i
1

Swamp Production 13 

dk f Run Production - Mia Swamp (Swamp)

D
4 8-8
Alexis BatistaCarol Constantine
2
86-6363
i
2

Shay Parker B. 25 

dk m Parker B. - Choose Rain (Choosing Choice)

7 8-8
Coby BourqueJoseph Rideaux
3
875551
i
3

Greeley's Doll 18 

ch f Greeley's Galaxy - Scott's Doll (Scott's Scoundrel)

D
3 8-3
Steve BourqueBrian Schweda
4
513546
i
4

Goredcountess 13 

dk f Go Red Go - Star Of Texas (Risen Star)

4 8-11
Alfredo ContrerasDedrick Jones
5
766187
i
5

Lil Miss Grey 13 

gr/ f Redding Colliery - How 'bout No (Precise End)

D
3 8-3 (ow3)
Dusty ShepherdJ Caldwell
6
14-7744
i
6

Mona's Dream 41 

dk f Proudinsky - Ifyoudnthaveadream (Cuvee)

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonJohnny Dowden
7
226652
i
7

Rose's Asset 41 

gr/ f Due Date - Twinkling Rose (Chester House)

D BF
4 8-8
Roberto MoralesRon Faucheux
8
422434
i
8

Miss Hospitality 25 

dk f Half Ours - Carmel Doll (Royal Academy)

D BF
4 8-8
Alex CortezKevin Savoy
9
3-51346
i
9

Lotto Mary 14 

ch f Songandaprayer - A Lot of Mary (Clever Champ)

D
3 8-3
Jarred JournetScott Gelner
Verdict

ROSE'S ASSETT showed her potential when knocking on the door last time and gets the nod here ahead of the consistent pair of Mona's Dream and Miss Hospitality.