10/24/2009..LONE STAR PARK, GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS.. Jose Ramiro Villareal’s Tempting Dash, trained by Eusevio Huitron and ridden by Julian Cantu, set a track record of 19.379 seconds for 400 yards to win the Grade 1, $445,185 Dash for Cash Futurity, for 2 year-olds, over a fast track at Lone Star Park on Saturday night..With the victory, trainer Eusevio Huitron swept both Grade 1 stakes of the night, the Futurity and the $202,200 Dash for Cash Derby..The previous track record of 19.452 seconds was set just two weeks ago on Oct. 10th in the trials for tonight’s Futurity by Swingin Daddyo, who finished fifth but was moved up to fourth due to the disqualification of Chicks Jess Call Me in the final..
..Tempting Dash, a sorrel son of First Down Dash, out ran the other nine top qualifiers for tonight’s stake and earned a Speed Index of 107 in finishing 3/4 of a length in front of second-place First Corona Call. It was another 3/4 of a length back to Streakin Down in third..With the win, Tempting Dash is two-for-two lifetime, including his victory in the trials, and increased his career earnings to $180,088 with the $178,078 winner’s share..Chicks Jess Call Me, Swingin Daddyo, Sweetest Trick, Diamond for Jess, Happy Trick, Boondock Saint, and Eye Got the Blues completed the order of finish.. * Chicks Jess Call Me was disqualified from fourth and placed seventh...
..Malinche Cattle Co. Inc.’s Charal Kid, trained by Eusevio Huitron, won the 11th running of the Grade 1, $202,200 Dash for Cash Derby, for three-year-olds, over a fast track at Lone Star Park on Saturday night.. With Santos Carrizales in the irons, Charal Kid quickly sprinted to the lead and never looked back in completing the 440 yard assignment in 21.498 seconds to earn a Speed Index of 98. It was a ½-length back to odds-on favorite Stolis Winner, who encountered trouble leaving the gate, in second and another head back to third place finisher Fearless Fritz..
..“I have a lot of respect for the runner-up,” said winning jockey Santos Carrizales, “but my horse gave me everything he had and ran great tonight.”
In winning the Dash for Cash Derby, Charal Kid recorded his sixth victory from 13 career starts and, with the $80,880 winner’s share of the purse, he boosted his career earnings to $186,422..Shazooms Glory Dash, Plain Shady, Zupers Quick Dash, Mr. Jess Perrier, Jess Zoomin, and Its a Black Oak completed the order of finish. Dashazoom was scratched..
..The Zand Ltd. Partnership’s Gols Victory Pop, trained by Lone Star Park leading trainer Trey Wood and ridden by Ricky Ramirez, ran down the early leader A Fitting Way to win the 6th Running of the $49,465 Dash for Cash Juvenile Stakes for 2 year olds over a fast track at Lone Star Park on Saturday night..
..Gols Victory Pop, a sorrel son of Gol, got off to a slow start before accelerating throughout the 400-yard distance to stop the teletimer at 19.587 seconds earning a Speed Index of 102.. Ps Stoned Excitement also caught the early leader in deep stretch to finish a length behind the winner. A Fitting Way held on for third another ½ length back..With the win, Gols Victory Pop improved his lifetime record to four wins from six starts and, with the winner’s share of $15,109, increased his career earnings to $83,663..Winning Gol, Southern Hills, Shake Em Special Pop, A Noble Jess, and La Jolla Street completed the order of finish. Ragazzo and Corona Mild were scratched..
..Lone Star Park’s 2009 Quarter Horse Fall Meeting of Champions runs from Sept. 25 to Nov. 28. After opening weekend on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 25-26, racing will be held every Thursday through Saturday, except Thursday, Nov. 26 when there will be no live racing due to the Thanksgiving holiday. First post time for all dates will be 6:35 p.m. For more information on visit www.lonestarpark.com