Emerald Downs News & Notes-Thursday, May 30


Friday, May 31
7 p.m. (7 races)
Fab Friday T-Shirt Giveaway

Saturday, June 1
1:30 p.m. (8 races)
Teacher Appreciation Weekend

Sunday, June 2
1:30 p.m. (9 races)
Slew’s Tiz Whiz season debut
Teacher Appreciation Weekend


Oreo’s Dream

Saturday, May 25
Race 1: Meteor Shower ($4.36) 40
Race 2: Sport Coat ($19.94) 57*
Race 3: Tribal Impact ($3.32) 58
Race 4: Derby Boy ($13.92) 39
Race 5: Surprisinglyperect ($6.82) 78
Race 6: Half Throttle ($12.80) 53
Race 7: Oreo’s Dream ($34.34) 59
Race 8: Mary Walker ($12.44) 56

Naval Escort

Sunday, May 26
Race 1: Gypsy Gun ($5.44) 57
Race 2: Big Mama Thornton ($8.06) 58
Race 3: Victoria’s Charge ($9.04) 67*
Race 4: Neissa ($9.14) 50
Race 5: Goat Rocks ($3.92) 58
Race 6: Run Snappy ($5.94) 71
Race 7: Naval Escort ($11.44) 63
Race 8: Hey Barmaid ($2.56) 35
* Career-high
# First-time starter

Fast Times
5 Furlongs :57.03 Valley Echo (3f) May 11
5 ½ Furlongs 1:01.75 Coastal Jazz (6g) May 4
6 Furlongs 1:08.50 Prisoner (6g) May 19
6 ½ Furlongs 1:16.02 Big Mama Thornton (5m) May 26
1 Mile 1:35.50 Surprisinglyperfect (10g) May 25

Betting Favorites
Last Week: 4-16 (25%)
Season: 18-57 (31.6%)
Odds-on: 7-15 (46.7%)
Avg. $2 win: $10.40
Largest $2 Win: $54.98, Northern Blend (May 12)
Largest Payouts:
$18,353.82 ($0.50 Pick 5, May 12)
$5,192.43 ($0.50 Pick 4, May 11)

Francisco Diaz-Lopez

Jockeys Wins
9-Alex Cruz
7-Karlo Lopez
5-Silvio Amador
5-Javier Matias
5-Carlos Montalvo
5-Brayan Pena
4-Isaias Enriquez
4-Luis Reyes
3-Kevin Orozco
2-Kevin Krigger
2-Leslie Mawing
2-Jose Zunino
1-Francisco Diaz-Lopez
1-Juan Gutierrez
1-Allyssa Morales
1-Neptali Ortiz

Justin Evans

Trainers Wins
8-Justin Evans
5-Blaine Wright
4-David Martinez
3-Kay Cooper
3-Miguel Hernandez
3-Frank Lucarelli
3-Alexis Silva-Martinez
3-Scott Tubbs
3-Tom Wenzel
2-Robert Bean
2-Vince Gibson
2-Jorge Rosales
1-Sergio Alvarez
1-Alan Bozell
1-Steve Bullock
1-Candi Cryderman
1-Sam Dronen
1-Charles Essex
1-Jason Homer
1-Bonnie Jenne
1-Jose Navarro
1-Jennifer Nunnally
1-Faustino Coco Patino
1-Luciano Medina-Gabriel
1-Sergio Perez
1-Rosie Simkins
1-Debbie Van Horne
1-Anne Wisdom

Jack Hodge

Owners Wins
-Vanessa Arballo
2-Luanne Bean
2-Alex Ortega, Jr. and Vincent Ortega
2-Peter Redekop B. C., Ltd.
1-Alvarez Racing Stables, LLC
1-David A Bernsen, LLC and Omar Aldabbagh
1-Blue Ribbon Racing #21
1-Camelot Racing
1-Clemans View Farm
1-Dave and The Little Lady Stable
1-Luigi DiPietro or Diana DiPietro
1-Kelly Dougan and Brett Brophy
1-Joe Dragna
1-Justin Evans, Leanne Duree and John Haas
1-Justin Evans and John Haas
1-Justin Evans and Paul Miller
1-Jill Fabulich and Lori Heist
1-Filos Stables
1-Steve and Letha Haahr
1-Ronald and Nina Hagen, Ron Bohlman and Steve Bullock
1-Mike Hill
1-Homer Thoroughbreds
1-Horse Haven Creek Farm, Patty Lydon and Barking Dogs
1-Russell Hulk, Coleton Langdon and Nolan Leifer
1-HX3 Incorporated
1-Richard A. Larson
1-Jane Catherine Maller
1-John & Janene Maryanski
1-John & Janene Maryanski and Gerald & Gail Schneider
1-Luciano Medina Gabriel and Hon Cheung Kum
1-Miguel H. Racing
1-Quentin Miller
1-MoSaWi Racing, Ellen Moore and James Moore
1-James L. Munch
1-Jennifer Nunnally
1-Oak Crest Farm
1-John Parker
1-Rakoczy Racing and Justin Evans
1-Rockingham Ranch
1-Rockingham Ranch and Justin Evans
1-Round Table Stable #1
1-Round Table Stable #2
1-Bryon Seymore
1-Shady Valley Ranch
1-Clay R. Sides
1-Doug Stenberg
1-The Five
1-Eliana Thompson
1-3 D and J Stable
1-George Todaro
1-Two Putts for the Win #21 and Trifecta King Stable
1-Gary Wallace, Karen Wallace and Richard Vanderwooten
1-WilWin Stable

Coastal Kid

Horses Wins
1-Alex’s Girl
1-Anniversaire d’Or
1-Another Ten
1-Apricot Brandy
1-A Skip in the Park
1-A View From Above
1-Bea Mischief
1-Beau Mischief
1-Big Mama Thornton
1-Candied Joule
1-Cash’s Cat
1-Coastal Jazz
1-Coastal Kid
1-Cool Papa G
1-Creme de Menthe
1-Daredevil Princess
1-Derby Boy
1-El Bromista
1-Fast Times
1-Fruit Lutes
1-Goat Rocks
1-Gypsy Gun
1-Half Throttle
1-Hey Barmaid
1-Holy Tutta Bella
1-Jazzy Love
1-Lie and Deny
1-Mary Walker
1-Meteor Shower
1-Miner League
1-Miss Bella
1-Mister Mafioso
1-Move Over
1-My Sunshine
1-Nation’s Belle
1-Naval Escort
1-Northern Blend
1-Oreo’s Dream
1-Paynt Ya Later
1-Rockit a Day
1-Run Snappy
1-Sport Coat
1-Stay Sassy
1-Tiz a Tiger
1-Tribal Impact
1-Valley Echo
1-Victoria’s Charge
1-Where You Gonna Go
1-Young Life Laura

Coast Guard

Sire Wins
4-Coast Guard
3-Curlin to Mischief
3-Harbor the Gold
2-Bluegrass Cat
2-Smiling Tiger
2-Stay Thirsty
1-Atta Boy Roy
1-Bahamian Squall
1-Bolt d’Oro
1-Clubhouse Ride
1-Dialed In
1-Giant’s Causeway
1-Gold Rush Dancer
1-Idiot Proof
1-I’ll Have Another
1-King of Jazz
1-Lutes Gift
1-Maclean’s Music
1-Majestic Harbor
1-Ministers Wild Cat
1-Mr. Rancho Vista
1-Parker’s Storm Cat
1-Perfect Soul
1-Practical Joke
1-Private Gold
1-Prospect Park
1-Race Day
1-Sea Candy Ride
1-Stellar Rain
1-The Factor

Winner Bred 
25-Washington (43.9%)
15-California (26.3%)
10-Kentucky (17.5%)
1-Florida (1.8%)
1-Idaho (1.8%)
1-New Mexico (1.8%)
1-Ohio (1.8%)
1-Oregon (1.8%)
1-Texas (1.8%)
1-Great Britain (1.8%)

Claims Report
No. Claims 37 (7 days)
Aggregate $293,250
Largest Claims
$30,000, Coastal Jazz (6g) May 18
$25,000, Champ of Pagne (4f) May 26
$25,000, Coastal Jazz (6g) May 4
$12,500, Ms Flashy Harbor (4f) May 11

Frankie Castillo

WEEKLY HONORS #3 (MAY 25-26, 2024): Valpak Jockey Javier Matias Las Margaritas Trainer Justin Evans Muckleshoot Casino Owner Vanessa Arballo WTBOA Washington-Bred Oreo’s Dream Quarter Chute Café Groom Frankie Castillo (David Martinez)