For Immediate Release
Saturday, September 21, 2013
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013) – Her O Don Won trained by Russell Harris and ridden by Larry Payne, posted the fastest time out of 13 trial races over a fast track Saturday at Lone Star Park. The gelding by Valiant Hero broke alertly and was in front to the wire in the eighth trial race of the night. His final time for the 400 yard effort was 19.570, earning a speed index of 95. Bred and owned by Richard R. Scott of Wimberley, Texas, Her O Don Won will return Saturday, October 5 for the Grade 1, $454,350 Dash for Cash Futurity.
The field for the $454,350 Grade 1, Dash for Cash Futurity on October 5 is:
Her O Don Won
Larry D. Payne
Thrill Me Baby
Anna Marie Crowson
G. R. Carter, Jr.
Dynastys First Call
Rey Tiburon RR
Dont Text That
Bye Bye Eagle Eye
G. R. Carter, Jr.
The Dash for Cash Futurity will be run Saturday, October 5, 2013. All horses that ran in the trials, but did not qualify for the final, remain eligible for the Dash for Cash Juvenile Stakes also on October 5. Preference will be given to horses based on their times in the trials.
On The Track: More live racing action Thursday, Friday and Saturday, September 26-28. Featured on Saturday, September 28 will be the 17th running of the $75,000-guaranteed Refrigerator Handicap, Grade 1, for three-year-olds & up at 440 yards, the 4th running of the $30,000-added Merial Distaff Challenge for fillies & mares, three-year-olds & up, at 400 yards and the 4th running of the $30,000-added Red Cell Distance Challenge for three-year-olds & up, at 870 yards. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time is 6:35 p.m.
Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, is a Class I racetrack operated by Global Gaming Solutions LLC. The track’s 26-day, 2013 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses will be held from Sept. 13 to Nov. 9. For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.
Lone Star Park is also home to the multi-million dollar simulcast racebook, sports bar and event venue, Bar & Book. The 36,000 square foot venue is open to the public 363 days a year.
Global Gaming Solutions, LLC (GGS), is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Chickasaw Nation with a primary business focus of pursuing entertainment, gaming and racing related opportunities in emerging jurisdictions in the United States and overseas as well as acquisition of regional gaming and entertainment assets. GGS LLC is the parent company of GG RP, which owns Remington Park in Oklahoma City, OK and GG LSP. Global Gaming Solutions, LLC, is the track operator who owns the license to operate Lone Star Park and leases the property from the Grand Prairie Sports Facilities Development Corporation.
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