|Dashin Tres, Jess Flashy & Six Moons Streakin Set to Battle It Out in the $15,000 Towers of America Stakes on Saturday, May 23 at SHRP
(Thursday, May 21, 2009) - Sam Houston Race Park will host
the $15,000 Towers of America Stakes this Saturday, May 23. As part
of the extended 12-race card, the stakes race will feature several
top American Quarter Horse stakes winners including Dashin Tres,
Jess Flashy, Cash At The Line and Six Moons Streakin. The favorite
is Dashin Tres (5-2), a three-year-old colt ridden by jockey Santos
Carrizales and trained and owned by Joe Bryan Rangel. Dashin Tres
visited the winner’s circle most recently in the $17,000 Manor
Handicap at Manor Downs on April 26.
Six Moons Streakin (7-2) will also be a tough contender in the
550-yard dash.. The six-year-old stakes-only competitor has finished
in the top three in his last seven races. He is trained by one of
the top Park trainers, Bobby Touchet, and will be ridden by jockey
The seven-horse field will also feature Mr Oklahoma Express, My
Philosophy and Stone Star Jumper.
Saturday’s live racing event will be followed by a performance
from the Verizon Wireless Concert Series on the Bud Light Stage
with The Point Birthday Bash featuring A Flock of Seagulls, Gene
Loves Jezebel, Dramarama and When In Rome.