Emerald Downs News & Notes-Thursday, June 2

Racing This Week

Friday, June 3
7 p.m. (7 races)
T-shirt Giveaway (Free with admission)

Saturday, June 4
2:15 p.m. (8 races)
Kids Weekend

Sunday, June 5
2:15 p.m. (8 races)
Kids Weekend


Top Executive

Saturday, May 28
Race 1: Big Fashion-39
Race 2: Mancuso At the Mic-41
Race 3: Iron Rob-55
Race 4: Eyes for Gold-57*
Race 5: Overly Fast-55*
Race 6: Confidence Builder-29
Race 7: Mosquito Fleet-55
Race 8: Top Executive-81*
Race 9: Brony Boy-59

Ms Parkside

Sunday, May 29
Race 1: Pearl River Delta-51*
Race 2: Abraaj Mirage-58
Race 3: Curious Sensation-50
Race 4: Northern Blend-47
Race 5: Kerralia-40
Race 6: In the Vault-58
Race 7: Heat Seaking Leta-59
Race 8: Ms Parkside-55
Race 9: Stonus Maximus-46
* Career-high
# First-time starter

Ima Happy Cat

Meet Fastest Times
5 Furlongs :56.97 Overly Fast (3g) May 28
5 ½ Furlongs 1:01.49 Ima Happy Cat (7m) May 22
6 Furlongs 1:08.37 Mixo (8g) May 21
6 ½ Furlongs 1:16.50 Buckley Bay (8g) May 21

Betting Favorites
Last Week: 6-18 (33.3%)
Season: 19-46 (41.3%)
Largest $2 Win: $23.20, Mixo (May 21)
$2 Place: $20, Whenducksfly (May 15)
$2 Show: $11.20, Brannigan (May 15)
Biggest Payout: $4,013.30 ($0.50 Pick 5, May 29)

Kevin Radke

Jockey Wins
14-Kevin Radke
9-Juan Gutierrez
6-Alex Cruz
4-Javier Matias
3-Jose Zunino
2-Alex Anaya
2-Heribert Martinez
2-Jennifer Whitaker
1-Kevin Orozco
1-Leslie Mawing
1-Lassie Guglielmino
1-Jose Nava-Marin

Candi Cryderman

Trainer Wins
4-Candi Cryderman
4-Sam Dronen
4-Joe Toye
4-Blaine Wright
3-Frank Lucarelli
3-Alan Bozell
2-Howard Belvoir
2-Tena Birdwell
2-Charles Essex
2-M.L. Pierce
2-Tom Wenzel
1-Steve Bullock
1-Shelly Crowe
1-Vince Gibson
1-Robert Gilker
1-James Gilmour
1-Bonnie Jenne
1-Dan Markle
1-Robert Meeking
1-Jeff Metz
1-Jennifer Nunnally
1-Jorge Rosales
1-Rosie Simkins
1-Nicolo Troiani
1-Anne Wisdom

John Parker

Owner Wins
4-John Parker
2-Carol Dronen
2-Rick Kessler or Terra Firma Farm
2-Purple Rose Ranch
1-36 tied


Horse Wins
1-Abraaj Mirage
1-Big Fashion
1-Blood Red Moon
1-Brony Boy
1-Buckley Bay
1-Coastal Jazz
1-Collecting Stars
1-Confidence Builder
1-Crooked Finger Ray
1-Curious Sensation
1-Empire Way
1-Eyes for Gold
1-Franks Fix It
1-Fully Compliant
1-Heat Seeking Leta
1-Heredia Boxer
1-I Am Allthatyouare
1-Ima Happy Cat
1-In the Vault
1-Iron Rob
1-Orcadian Storm
1-March On Linch
1-Mean Sharon
1-Midnight Luter
1-Mosquito Fleet
1-Ms Parkside
1-Nine One One
1-Northern Blend
1-Our Lyla Grace
1-Overly Fast
1-Pearl River Delta
1-Roman Rush
1-Saint Pieus
1-Sleepy Sue
1-Stonus Maximus
1-Tam Tricky
1-Top Executive
1-Western Rule
1-Wheel Rally
1-Willing to Burn


Sire Wins
3-Coast Guard
2-Street Boss
1-36 tied

Winner Bred
18-Washington (39.1%)
11-California (23.9%)
11-Kentucky (23.9%)
2-Oregon (4.2%)
1-British Columbia (2.1%)
1-Florida (2.1%)
1-Idaho (2.1%)
1-Pennsylvania (2.1%)

2022 Claims Report
No. Claims: 26
Aggregate: $187,000
Highest Claims: $25,000, Ms Parkside (May 29); $25,000, Eyes for Gold (May 28); $25,000, Violent Move (May 22)

Jose Nava-Marin

WEEKLY HONORS #3 (May 28-29): Jockey: Jose Nava-Marin Trainer: Sam Dronen Owner: Rick Kessler or Terra Firma Farm WTBOA Washington-Bred: Eyes for Gold (Ron and Nina Hagen breeders); Quarter Chute Café Groom: Edgar Cruz (M.L. Pierce)

Joree Scriver

NOTES: After blanking opening day, Kevin Radke has ridden 14 winners the last four racing days—recording six wins May 21, three wins May 22, two wins May 28, and three wins May 29. Radke also moved head of Frank Gonsalves on the track’s all-time list with 562 wins. . .Anyportinastorm and Sir Bregovic, fourth and 11th in the 2021 Longacres Mile, are among a field of 10 in Saturday’s $50,000 George Royal Stakes at Hastings Racecourse. . .Bayakoas Image, winner of two stakes here last year enroute to honors as the track’s champion 3-year-old filly, runs in Saturday’s $50,000 Emerald Downs Stakes at Hastings. . .Joree Scriver, voted Emerald Downs’ top apprentice of 2020, notched her biggest career victory aboard Corrina Corrina in last Saturday’s $100,000 Dine Stakes at SunRay Park in Farmington, NM.