All American Derby Qualifier: One Sweet Racy
ONE SWEET RACY
Sorrel Filly, One Sweet Jess-Miss Racy Vike by Racin Free
Race Record: 8-1-2-3 $18,254
Breeder: Sunflower Supply Co.
Owner: Johnny Trotter
Trainer: Trey Wood
Qualifying Jockey: Ricky Ramirez
Qualifying time: :21.509
RACE RECORD: Never worse than third in five starts this year, One Sweet Racy last year qualified to the Rainbow Juvenile and, earlier this year, qualified to the Corona Cartel Derby (the consolation for the Rainbow Derby). In her All American trial, she was third behind De La Eagle and The Marfa Lights to grab the fifth-fastest qualifying time.
BREEDER: Gary Hall’s Sunflower Supply Co. regularly supplies the racing American Quarter Horse industry with top runners. The breeder of 108 winners from 658 starters, the Galena, Kansas, based entity has bred the earners of more than $3 million, including champions Hes Relentless and Miss Racy Jess. They also bred Big Daddy Cartel, who sired All American Futurity qualifier Bigg Daddy.
OWNER: The horse races for AQHA Past President Johnny Trotter. Trotter is the CEO of Livestock Investors LLT and owns Bar G Feedyard. His involvement in the American Quarter Horse industry is focused on racing, roping and horses used for ranch work and breeding. He is an avid team roper and a member of the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame. He also owns All American Futurity qualifier Mr Secret Glory.
TRAINER: Trainer Trey Wood continues the family tradition of training winning horses. Since 2006, he has saddled the earners of more than $13.8 million, including 13 Grade 1 wins. Earlier this year, he trained Tough To Bee to co-win the Ruidoso Derby (G1) and Bodacious Eagle to win the Leo Stakes (G1).
QUALIFYING JOCKEY: Champion jockey Ricky Ramirez has ridden the earners of more than $27.2 million, including Grade 1 horses like Miss Racy Jess, Tres Friends, Bodacious Dash and High Plains Perry.
PEDIGREE: One Sweet Jess is a third-year sire with progeny earnings of more than $4 million. The Mr Jess Perry stallion earned $953,592 in 19 starts on the track.
Dam Miss Racy Vike is a 30-year-old daughter of Racin Free. A Grade 1-winner in her racing career, Miss Racy Vike has produced the earners of more than $1.2 million, including champion Miss Racy Jess ($485,113) and six-figure earners Miss Racy Eyes ($133,195) and Vikes Iota ($103,709).