Dozen Fillies and Mares Entered in Merial Lone Star Distance Challenge
Jess Paint Your Lips is the 7-5 morning-line favorite Friday at Lone Star Park.
September 25, 2017
A field of 12 fillies and mares, headed by morning-line favorite Jess Paint Your Lips, has been entered in Friday’s 400-yard, $25,000-added Merial Lone Star Distaff Challenge Stakes at Lone Star Park.
Jess Paint Your Lips is a 4-year-old daughter of champion Jess Louisiana Blue trained by Stacy Charette-Hill for owner Randy L. Hill. The mare has won five of her six starts, including last year’s $37,000 Merial Prairie Meadows Distaff Challenge, and she has earned $55,492.
Jess Paint Your Lips drew post 8 and will be ridden by Jorge Torres.
The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments and morning-line odds:
Zenergetic (Juan F. Garcia Jr.), 5-1
The California Girl (Damian Martinez), 15-1
Lonestar Shaker (Raul Ramirez Jr.), 15-1
Rock Wit Cha Baby (Luis Vivanco), 9-2
Kokko Wagon (Ricky Ramirez), 8-1
One Famous Shaker (Agustin Silva), 20-1
Million Dollar Kiss (Francisco Calderon), 20-1
Jess Paint Your Lips (Jorge Torres), 7-5
BM Casina Royale (Rodrigo Vallejo), 10-1
One Sweet Sign (G.R. Carter Jr.), 12-1
Sierra Madre B (Jose A. Alvarez), 20-1
Im Bigtime Southern (Jimmy D. Brooks), 30-1
Also on Friday, Bet I Make You Famous is one of eight horses entered in the 870-yard, $20,000-added AQHA Lone Star Distance Challenge Stakes (G3). Trained by Trey Ellis for owners Vernon Harman and Robert T. Moudy III, the 5-year-old son of One Famous Eagle has won two 870 stakes this season, including the June 2, 870-yard Virgil Bond Stakes at Delta Downs.
Bet I Make You Famous drew post 3 and will be ridden by Alfonso Lujan.
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