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
red, white ball, white sleeves (Roberts Racing Stables)

Winnie The Roo 18 

b f War Eagle - Crafty Roo (Crafty Dude)

4 8-8
Wyatt LouviereJudy Beavin
2
458644
i
2
Red, White Diamond (Margie Averett)

Sassy Mallory 18 

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

3 8-3 (ow1)
Colby HernandezRonnie Averett
3
07324
i
3
Blue (Tka Stables)

Scottish Bu 27 

dk f Malibu Wesley - Scottish (Pembroke)

3 8-3
Diego SaenzSamuel Breaux
4
8-90
i
4
Yellow (Tin Roof Farms Llc And Breaux, Samuel)

Rockinwildcat 145 

b f Behindatthebar - Bridlestone (Grindstone)

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

Creepy 68 

ch m Bold Leadership - Channel Vision (Lens)

5 8-11
Alfredo ContrerasEarl Bankston
6
78
i
6
Yellow, Red Braces (Carol Howell)

Alotatrouble 96 

b f Yuzum Tutmaz - Amotelgirl (Bates Motel)

3 8-6 (ow2)
Theodrick LedetDavid Lowry
7
790/35
i
7
Red, black star,  gold dots on sleeves (Scotty Bonin)

Swift Lisa 18 

b m Classic Alliance - Lively Lady (Barberstown)

5 8-8
Michael III WrightAlbin Bonin
8
7
i
8
White, maroon stripes,maroon cuffs on sleeves (Billy Cannon)

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
Blue and white quarters, blue and white checked sleeves (Nicholas Latour)

Quick Draw Ronnie 33 

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

D
7 8-8
Alexis BatistaNicholas Latour
2
673327
i
2
Green, black hoop (Pre K Farm Llc)

Ringneckdove 33 

ch m Zarbyev - Wandawee (Gift of Gib)

D
5 8-8
Dusty ShepherdCarl Deville
3
343171
i
3
Hunter green (Sebastien, J Ronald And Linda)

Choose This Dance 70 

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

D
5 8-8
Bethany TaylorMark Holden
4
331618
i
4
Yellow (Boutte, Joey, Boutte, Rebekah And Simmons, Martin)

Lady Lavendator 18 

b m Intimidator - Lavender Lass (Skip Trial)

D
5 8-8
Timothy ThorntonJoey Boutte
5
562178
i
5
Blue (Mark Norman)

Express Yourself 21 

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

D
5 8-11
Colby HernandezMervin Holland
6
070356
i
6
Turquoise, brown chevrons on back and sleeves, and brown cuffs (Magaly Molina)

Elegant Idea 20 

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

4 8-8
Odilon MartinezShelton Sr Zenon
7
446263
i
7
Purple, turquoise and white sash (Samuel Breaux)

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
White, red stripes, red armlets and cuffs on sleeves (Susie Maturin)

Act Diablo 33 

dk g Our Diablo - Hotsy Act (Spellbound)

5 8-11
Coby BourqueMarkel Romero
2
8-622
i
2
orange, black sash, black hoops on sleeves (Tigertail Ranch)

Fort Stevens 14 

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

BF
3 8-6
Diego SaenzDanny Pish
3
9-00926
i
3
Yellow, blue sleeves (Arian Haxhillari)

Clasifrontier 21 

ch g Canadian Frontier - Fortheboysatthebar (Sky Classic)

4 8-11
Jarred JournetThomas Sam
4
60-8808
i
4
White, black blocks (Israel Flores Horses LLC)

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
Blue, white diamond frame, white cuffs (Benjamin Zeno)

Last Port 14 

dk g Porto Foricos - Bonkey (Fit To Fight)

3 8-6
Wyatt LouviereBenjamin Zeno
7
39
i
7
Orange, white diamond, white diamonds on sleeves (Gerard Perron)

Animal Cookie 18 

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

4 8-11
Roberto MoralesGerard Perron
8
8
i
8
Blue, white maple leaf, beige and white stripes on sleeves (Autumn Hill Farms Racing Stables, Inc)

Hope For A Star 33 

b g Astrology - Hope For (Rahy)

3 8-6
Alfredo ContrerasTerry Vance
9
086946
i
9
Yellow (Ashton Laday)

Bonecrushervincent 27 

b g Wilburn - Like A Butterfly (Two Punch)

4 8-11
Alexis BatistaLester Simon
10
457563
i
10
Red, Blue star, Blue Sleeves (Howard Romero)

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
White, black diamonds, white sleeves (Jackson, Eddie And B Carlene)

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
White, white stars on green sleeves, white cap (James Marsh)

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
Red, white ball, red stripes on white sleeves (Elton Richard)

Ruston Kitten 152 

b m Lydgate - Halo Kitty Kat (Cat Thief)

D
5 8-8
Roberto MoralesJacoby Landry
7
464557
i
7
Purple, 'm & j' on white diamonds,  white cuffs (M And J Equine Champions, Llc)

Smoking Donna 20 

ch m Yankee Gentleman - Feels Like Friday (Anet)

D
5 8-8
Michael III WrightScott Gelner
8
7-32144
i
8
White, blue stripes, white stars on blue sleeves (Coby Landry)

Ole Black Magic 25 

dk m Roger That - Magic Of Spring (Exploit)

D
5 8-8
Alfredo ContrerasBrent Delahoussaye
9
8-24261
i
1A
Black, white circle (Maggie Camejo)

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
White, blue disc, blue sleeves (Robby Durham)

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
Aqua (Miguel Cruz, Sr)

Majors Intimidator 189 

b g Intimidator - Estherwood (Diligence)

D
6 8-8
Alexis BatistaPhillip Jr Calais
3
385403-
i
3
Black, 'b' on hot pink ball, black dots and cuffs on hot pink sleeves (James Benoit)

Forum Form 327 

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

D
7 8-8
Donnie MecheJr Donald Cormier,
4
315753
i
4
Orange, purple heart (Cheryl King)

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
Red, Black Stripe (Andrew Ney)

War Threat 69 

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

D
6 8-8
Roberto MoralesAndrew Ney
6
2228-66
i
6
Red, black sleeves, red cuffs (Bw And Hts Stables, Llc And Double J Stables, Llc)

Royal Rising 13 

ch h Costa Rising - Roses N Bows (Roar)

D
5 8-8
Diego SaenzJason Grudzien
7
188715
i
7
Black, white spots, white cuffs on sleeves (Brent Delahoussaye)

First Prize Yankee 33 

b g Yankee Gentleman - Expect Misty (Valid Expectations)

D
6 8-8
Ashley BroussardBrent Delahoussaye
8
191342
i
8
White, red hollow box (End Zone Athletics, Inc)

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
White, Blue Sleeves (Wayne Davis)

Won Again 18 

b g Closing Argument - Poppin (City Zip)

D
4 8-8
Filemon RodriguezShane Wilson
10
2-17121
i
10
Red, gold quarters, red sleeves, gold cap (Amaya, Kathleen And Centofanti, Raffaele)

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
Black, red ball, red balls on sleeves (Roland Patt, Jr)

Wonder Boys Dream 21 

ch m Sing Baby Sing - Kamarla (Dance Brightly)

D
5 8-8
Timothy ThorntonJr Roland Patt,
2
743627
i
2
Red, white diamond, blue sleeves, white cuffs (Kimberly Blackmon)

Late Appointment 21 

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

D BF
4 8-8
Bethany TaylorRick Salter
3
318555
i
3
Blue,'ls' On Orange Heart,orange Cuffs (Lisa Seals)

Swamped 21 

dk m Swamp - Thunder Lure (Thunder Gulch)

D
5 8-8
Steve BourqueCedric Ladner
4
462623
i
4
Yellow (Earl Toups)

Awesome Diamond 21 

ch f Cool Coal Man - Ghost River (Ghostzapper)

D
4 8-11
Ashley BroussardGlenn Delahoussaye
5
441442
i
5
Pink, Gold rising sun, gold Cuffs On Sleeves (Celia Smith)

Betty Grable Eyes 21 

b m Private Vow - Grable (Dehere)

D
5 8-8
Colby HernandezLee Thomas
6
425314
i
6
Purple (Patricia Hillman)

Provoking Cat 21 

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

D
5 8-11
Diego SaenzSamuel Breaux
7
3-21193
i
7
Yellow,purple sash on front and back, purple cuffs (Watson, Wells And Davis, Robert)

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
Gold, (Saginaw Pearl Llc)

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
Pink, white diamond frame, white stripe and cuffs on sleeves (Emilio Jasso)

Onesimus 18 

b g Forefathers - Deluxe Edition (Caerleon)

4 8-8
Jarred JournetBrent Delahoussaye
3
2121/80
i
3
Blue (Curley Davis, Sr)

Reachforme 18 

b g Etbauer - Reachforthefinest (Finest Hour)

5 8-8
Larry GaryCharles Zenon
4
8-22453
i
4
Red, Blue star, Blue Sleeves (Howard Romero)

Storming By Yawl 34 

dk g Storm Passage - T Storm (Salt Lake)

D
6 8-8
Steve BourqueKearney Segura
5
597652
i
5
Turquoise, blue ball, blue sleeves (Oakwood Stables Inc)

I'm Formidable 18 

dk g Private Vow - Holy Love (Holy Bull)

D
4 8-8
Ashley BroussardAndrew Ney
6
9-16585
i
6
Red, maroon star (Terry Vance)

Andwe'llbeswinging 60 

ch g Time Bandit - Swinging Gate (Native Regent)

4 8-8
Emanuel NievesTerry Vance
7
342217
i
7
Orange, blue ball, blue armlets on sleeves (Clint Roy)

Idol Mcartneyvalue 34 

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

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonAlvin Sider
8
361-192
i
8
Black, turquoise sash (Elite Thoroughbred Racing LLC)

Grand Hoga 137 

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

D
5 8-8
Dusty ShepherdLee Thomas
9
231225
i
9
Yellow, blue sleeves, yellow cuffs (Charles Castille, Jr)

Copper Cajun 18 

ch g Drosselmeyer - Watkins Glen (Forest Camp)

D BF
4 8-8
Diego SaenzWilliam Meaux
10
56162-3
i
10
Yellow,red Cheverons,red Cheverons On Sleeves (Raymond Schexnider)

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
Yellow, black triangle, red and yellow halved sleeves (Valene Farms Llc)

Brute Strength 26 

gr/ g Half Ours - Hottamolly (Sky Classic)

D
3 8-3 (ow1)
Gerard MelanconSturges Ducoing
2
846561
i
2
Blue, black diamond frame, black and blue diamonds on grey sleeves (Sandra Milburn)

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
Black, purple star, purple sleeves (Kendel Standlee)

In The Navy 117 

b g Midshipman - Southern Princess (Dixieland Band)

3 8-3 (ow3)
Dusty ShepherdScott Gelner
4
2-97721
i
4
Yellow, Purple Stripe, Green And Yellow Blocks On Sleeves (Albert Prats)

Gotta Go First 14 

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

4 8-8
Roberto MoralesJoseph Boxie
5
773831
i
5
Purple, gold diamonds, purple diamonds on gold sleeves (Satellite Farms Llc And Meaux, Patrick)

Halo Redding 27 

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

3 8-3
Wyatt LouvierePatrick Meaux
6
670-218
i
6
Red, yellow chevrons on sleeves and yellow cuffs (Katina Milburn)

Chasin Gracie 26 

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

D
4 8-8
Larry GaryBenjamin Zeno
7
155554
i
7
Blue, white star, white stars on red sleeves (Brian Schweda, Jr)

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
Orange, black cross, black and orange quartered sleeves (Trey Constantine)

Swamp Production 13 

dk f Run Production - Mia Swamp (Swamp)

D
4 8-8
Alexis BatistaCarol Constantine
2
86-6363
i
2
Blue, white star, red stripes on white sleeves, blue cuffs (Leona Bellard)

Shay Parker B. 25 

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

7 8-8
Coby BourqueJoseph Rideaux
3
875551
i
3
Blue, white star, white stars on red sleeves (Brian Schweda, Jr)

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
Orange, white dots  front  and back, white sleeves, orange cuffs (Dean Campbell)

Goredcountess 13 

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

4 8-11
Alfredo ContrerasDedrick Jones
5
766187
i
5
Black and pink, black cross on back, pink cuffs (Julie Graves)

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
Purple, Gold Sleeves (Melody Dowden)

Mona's Dream 41 

dk f Proudinsky - Ifyoudnthaveadream (Cuvee)

D
4 8-8
Timothy ThorntonJohnny Dowden
7
226652
i
7
Orange and white blocks (Ming Yan Ng)

Rose's Asset 41 

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

D BF
4 8-8
Roberto MoralesRon Faucheux
8
422434
i
8
white, blue ball (Brady Domingue)

Miss Hospitality 25 

dk f Half Ours - Carmel Doll (Royal Academy)

D BF
4 8-8
Alex CortezKevin Savoy
9
3-51346
i
9
Blue, 'jgs' on red diamond (Simmons And Associates, Inc)

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.