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Press ReleaseJuly 4, 2014
Triumph Stable Inc.’s Scream N Eagle won the $20,000 Par-A-Dice Stakes at Delta Downs Thursday night under jockey Saul Ramirez, Jr. The Jesus Garrido trainee defeated Lanes Corona On Ice by a neck with Braggin N Dashin finishing another half-length behind the top pair in third.
Scream N Eagle covered 300 yards over a fast track in 15.141 second. The clocking was good enough for a speed index of 97.
Scream N Eagle has shown a true affinity for Delta Downs during his career as the victory on Thursday marked his fifth win from six overall starts in Vinton, Louisiana. The sorrel gelding earned $12,000 for his first stakes tally and has now placed a total of $54,659 into his lifetime bankroll.
Bred in Louisiana by Grant Farms LLC, Scream N Eagle is a 4-year-old gelding by One Famous Eagle, out of the Chicks Beduino mare Linda Te Chick.
Sent to the gate odds of 7-2, Scream N Eagle returned $9 to win, $4.80 to place and $3.80 to show. Laynes Corona On Ice was worth $9.40 to place and $6.60 to show. Braggin N Dashin paid $3 to show.
Delta Downs will continue its next-to-last week of American Quarter Horse racing for 2014 on Friday night with a special Independence Day program which will feature the $278,125 Firecracker Futurity (Gr. II). First post time on Friday night is set for 6:15pm CT.
For more information about the current season at Delta Downs visit the track’s website at www.deltadownsracing.com. Fans can also get information about the meeting on Facebook by visiting the page ‘Delta Downs Racing’.
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