March 4-5 Stakes Recap

A recap of non-graded stakes.

Q-Racing Journal

A recap of non-graded stakes and trials.

Following is a recap of all official American Quarter Horse stakes for the week of March 4-5. For recaps of graded stakes, Bank of America Racing Challenge events, and stakes with purses of $100,000 or more, see the individual recap stories in the Racing News section. This page will be updated throughout the week.

Rillito Park
The field has been set for the March 18, $20,000 Piggin String Stakes.

On Saturday, Cynthia Rodriguez's Jess Ta Fied won the first of two 300-yard trials by a neck in :15.031. Ridden by Emilio Tapia for trainer Roy Ronquillo, the 4-year-old One Sweet Jess gelding scored his fourth win in 12 outs and pushed his earnings to $17,993.

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