KG Johnny B Good Tops Oklahoma Futurity Qualifiers
The homebred son of Jonathan Perry won the eighth of 15 trials Saturday at Remington Park.
March 12, 2016
KG Johnny B Good, a homebred son of the Mr Jess Perry sire Jonathan Perry racing for Ken and Reba George of Caney, Kansas, is the fastest qualifier to the March 26, $420,000 Oklahoma Futurity (G3) at Remington Park.
Ridden by Cody Smith for trainer Loyd Moreland in the eighth of 15 trials on Saturday, KG Johnny B Good defeated second-fastest qualifier Coronas First Diva by a nose in :15.491 for 300 yards.
Coronas First Diva races for Sara Leann Morgan from the barn of trainer Charles "Duke" Shults.
Third-fastest qualifier Feature Moonflash, a gelded son of champion First Moonflash trained by Eddie D. Willis for owner James Sills, won the seventh heat by a nose in :15.559. Feature Moonflash was a $19,000 buy at last year's Heritage Place Yearling Sale.
Willis won a total of seven races on Saturday, tying the track record established by Rodney Reed in 2004. In addition to Feature Moonflash, Willis qualified 10th-fastest qualifier Good Captain Pepper to the Oklahoma Futurity final.
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