Press ReleaseJune 15, 2014
Kool Wagon won the $22,700 Skip Zimmerman Stakes by 1/2 length over stablemate Specialscountrychick Sunday at Canterbury Park, covering the 350 yards in :17.776 over a muddy track. Both horses are trained by Stacy Charette-Hill.
Kool Wagon was ridden by Stormy Smith and is owned by his breeder Michael Pohl.
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“Stacy told me this horse could run,” Smith said. “We broke first and never looked back.”
The 5-year-old by leading 2-year-old sire PYC Paint Your Wagon paid $9.80 to win. He is out of champion Kool Kue Baby, a daughter of Gone To The Man.
“We have been fortunate to have so many nice individual by this sire,” Charette-Hill said. “He’s blessed us. I can’t tell you how much he’s blessed us.”
Tom Maher's Painted Lies was third. Jess A Sign, Hastabealeader and Vibranz completed the field.
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