Pretty Woody Jesse Fastest to Breeders Futurity
Pretty Woody Jesse is the fastest qualifier to the New Mexico Breeders' Futurity.
May 21, 2014
Yaneth Cabrera’s Pretty Woody Jesse tries to back up her fastest-qualifier status and score her third win from four starts in the $50,000-added New Mexico Breeders’ Futurity (RG2) for New Mexico-breds on Sunday afternoon at SunRay Park.
Pretty Woody Jesse (Jesse James Jr-Woodbridge Duchess by Woodbridge) parlayed a tremendous start in her trial to a one-half length win in the third of six trials. Her time of :17.115, with a tailwind, topped second-place finisher and second-fastest qualifier Regal First Moon (First Moonflash-Regal Fly by Strawfly Special).
Regal First Moon was timed in :17.195.
Pretty Woody Jesse started her career with a win and then finished off the board at nearly 20-1 odds in the $212,450 New Mexican Spring Futurity (RG2). She rebounded when she shipped to SunRay Park and set the fastest-qualifying mark for trainer Javier Roman Jr.
Diamond Racing Stables’ Regal First Moon made her career debut in the trials and could move forward off her second-place run for trainer Jose Muela.
Trainer Wes Giles has two horses among the top-five qualifiers: third-fastest qualifier Seeyalateralligator (Winners Version-Stars In My Eye by Mr Eye Opener) and fifth-fastest qualifier Kitellas Gal (Winners Version-Kitella by Proudest Effort).
Seeyalateralligator won his trial in his first start while Kitellas Gal with third behind Pretty Woody Jesse and Regal First Moon.
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