$50,000 Muckleshoot Tribal Classic records | Emerald Downs



71st RUNNING, 3-YEAR-OLDS & UP, 1 1/16 MILE


Track Record: 1:39 3/5, Kid Katabatic (5), July 26, 1998

Stakes Record: 1:39 4/5, Eagle Crest, 1980


Most Wins

Trainer: 4-tie Larry Ross (1987, 1992, 1996, 1997)

Jim Penney (1998, 2000, 2002, 2012)

Jockey: 7, Gary Baze (1983,1986,1990, 1991, 1995, 2001, 2003)

Owner: 3-tie, Vaden & Fern Ashby (Captain Condo, 1989-91)

Murdoch MacPherson (Sneakin Jake, 1993-95)




1*Stryker Phd (8-5)                 Jim & Mona Hour, Bellevue, WA

2*Memphis Beach (20)            Sue & Tim Spooner, Olympia, WA

3*Jebrica (9-5)                          R & R Warren LLC (Ron & Rosalie Warren, Olympia, WA)

4*I Keep Saying (12)               Homestretch Farm Inc. (Jack & Jill Fabulich, Edgewood,WA;

Kay Cooper, Edgewood, WA; Jim Penney, Edgewood, WA)

5*Polish Dollar (5-2)                Sharon Radke, Port Angeles, WA

6* Kooky Saluki (12)                MOH Stables Inc. (Dan Lewis, Sammamish, WA)



May 19-$50,000 Governor’s Handicap, 6 ½ Furlongs-Hoist ($8.40)-1:14.78-fast

June 16-$50,000 Budweiser Handicap, 1 Mile-Jebrica ($23.20)-1:34.72-fast

July 21-$50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap, 1-1/16 Mile-Herbie D ($6.20)-1:40.52-fast

Aug. 18-$200,000 Longacres Mile (G3), 1Mile*Herbie D ($6.80)-1:35.12-fast

Sept. 8-$50,000 Muckleshoot Tribal Classic (WA-Bred), 1-1/16 Mile



Joe Withee (EmD1): Stryker Phd, Jebrica, Polish Dollar (4-21*$193.40)

Robert Geller (EmD2): Stryker Phd, Jebrica, Polish Dollar (6-21*$192.50)

Gary Dougherty (Horse Racing Seattle): Stryker Phd, Kooky Saluki, Jebrica (8-21*$218.30)

Vic Cozzetti  ( Jebrica, Stryker Phd, Polish Dollar (6-21*$202.80)

Nick Rousso (Daily Racing Form): Stryker Phd, Jebrica, Polish Dollar (5-21*$187.30)

Jacob Pollowitz (EmD3): Stryker Phd, Jebrica, Polish Dollar (5-21*$190.10)

Consensus:  Stryker Phd (27), Jebrica (14), Polish Dollar (5) (6-21*$189.30)


NOTES: Favorites are 10-for-17 in this race at Emerald Downs, although odds-on favorites Jebrica (2012) and Newfound Man (2011) have gone down swinging the last two years*Exclusive Eagle ($19.20 in 2007) is the only double-digit winner in the last 26 years*A victory by either Stryker Phd or Jebrica would go a long way toward winning honors as the meet’s Top Washington-bred*Trainer Jim Penney could win a record fifth Muckleshoot Tribal Classic with a win by Jebrica, Kooky Saluki or I Keep Saying*Jebrica finished third at 9-to-10 last year as stable mate Kooky Saluki scored a three-quarter-length victory over Couldabenthewhisky.

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