Bar C Racing Stables Inc.'s first crop sire Sixthirteen had his first stakes winner on July 12, when his Quarter Horse daughter Lil Touch of Dixie won the $4,200 Prineville Quarter Horse Futurity at the Crooked River Roundup in Prineville, Oregon, on July 12.
A team of White River High girls won five of six games and brought home third-place honors from the recent San Diego Classic basketball tournament.
Photos of the local athletes during the July 29 training camp
Ethan’s Baby rocketed to the early lead and drew off for a 6 ¼-length victory Sunday in the $50,000 Angie C Stakes for 2-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.
Quiet Wisdom surged to the lead past mid-stretch and scored a 2 ¼-length victory Friday in the $12,700 Ken McLeod Memorial Purse for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.
Sunpenny and Cheeky Stone produced the meet’s third dead heat for win Saturday in the featured $18,900 Braid Clan Purse for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.
Former Enumclaw High Athletic Director Tim Tubbs scored his first hole-in-one over the weekend while playing at the private “Westby National” course outside Enumclaw.
Trainer Ben Harris and jockey Ricky Frazier head a stellar field of 2014 Washington Racing Hall of Fame inductees, Emerald Downs announced Tuesday.
The Plateau Baseball Club has completed its regular season and entered tournament play. Information was not available from tournament games of last weekend, but the following is a summary of late-season contests.
Kretz Racing LLC's three-year-old Saint Lemone, a California-bred daughter of Lemon Drop Kid-Saintly Slumber, by Saint Ballado, bred by Al and Sandee Kirkwood, won a $20,000 maiden claiming race at the Los Alamitos Thoroughbred meet by 1 1/2 lengths on July 11
Stryker Phd became the clear-cut local favorite for the Longacres Mile with a stakes-record performance Sunday in the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.
Canadian shipper Ole’s Miss out finished a resilient Mylast Sweet Pea and scored a neck victory Saturday in the $50,000 Kent Handicap for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.
Tros and Nosetodagrindstone produced the meet’s first dead-heat for win in Friday’sfeatured Taxandres 40th Birthday Purse at Emerald Downs.
If Stryker Phd continues to improve, the 2014 Longacres Mile could have his name on it.
The Plateau Baseball Club slipped to 6-13 for the summer season July 10 night, falling 5-2 to a visiting Thurston County squad.
The Plateau Baseball Club has announced upcoming tryouts for the 2015 season, with two sessions slated for White River High School.
Noosito held off stable mate Del Rio Harbor and scored a hard-fought 1 ¾-length victorySunday in the $50,000 Seattle Slew Handicap for 3-year-old colts and geldings at Emerald Downs.
Most Wins Trainer: 3, Bud Klokstad (I.M. Bzy, 1998; Jumron Won, 2001; Flying Notes, 2002)
Stakes action kicks into high gear next weekend with three stakes events at Emerald Downs, including the final local tune-up for the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3) on Sunday, August 24.
Jockey Eliska Kubinova was in great form Friday night at Emerald Downs.