The All American Looms as Quarter Horses Make Ready
AMARILLO, (AQHA) -Top-ranked One Dashing Eagle heads the marquee for the All American Futurity (G1) trials Thursday at Ruidoso and has maintained his unanimous No. 1 perch in this week’s AQHA Racing-Horseplayernow.com National Top-10 rankings for 2-year-olds.
One Dashing Eagle is among five national top-10 runners this week who will be in action in the All American Futurity trials. Trial assignments include: One Dashing Eagle (Trial 26), Carters Cookie (Trial 9), PJ Chick In Black (Trial 24), BP Cartels Alibi (Trial 25) and Lota PYC (Trial 22).
Friday’s All American Derby (G1) trials also have a national top-10 flavor. No. 4-ranked Ochoa (Trial 8) highlights the entrants for the Derby trials and can make a huge statement toward the top of the poll with another ace performance. Also in action will be No. 5-ranked Executive Brass (Trial 7) and this week’s No. 8-ranked Priceless Feature (Trial 4).
In balloting this week, pollsters made no changes in either division.
NATIONAL RANKINGS, 2-YEAR-OLDS
1. ONE DASHING EAGLE (100)
2. CARTERS COOKIE (87)
3. PJ CHICK IN BLACK (82)
4. BP CARTELS ALIBI (62)
5. EL DUERO (57)
6. LOTA PYC (55)
7. RONNIE JAMES (39)
8. BLACKBERRY CZECH (28)
9. MS JINGLES (13)
10. DASH FOR CORONAS (12)
Sassmaster (7), Secretly Hot (6), Sum Better Stuff (4), Gonna Cha Cha (4), Krash Cartel (3), Cash Flow Cartel (3), PYC Kant Katch Me (2), Vancouver Moon (1), SS Poker Face Dream (1)
NATIONAL RANKINGS, 3-YEAR-OLDS & OLDER
1. COLD CASH 123 (100)
2. EL AGUILA REAL (86)
3. LLANO TELLER (73)
4. OCHOA (67)
5. EXECUTIVE BRASS (47)
6. RYLEES BOY (37)
8. JLS MR BIGTIME (36)
8. PRICELESS FEATURE (34)
9. TERRIFIC SYNERGY (27)
10. SENOR TOBY (15)
A Toss Up (14), De Passem Okey (5), PK Fire (4), Jess Lips (2), New Look (2), Twelve Stepper (2) Noconi (1), Kobe (1)
The 10 voters are:
Ed Burgart (Los Alamitos announcer/handicapper)
Martha Claussen (Q-Racing Ace, writer/handicapper)
Mike Cusortelli (writer/handicapper)
Mike Joyce (TVG analyst)
Tom Dawson (Q-Racing Ace, network television producer)
Dale Day (Remington Park announcer/handicapper)
Jerry Shottenkirk (Q-Racing Ace, handicapper/oddsmaker)
Jeremy Plonk (Night School co-founder/host)
Terry Turrell (Horseplayernow.com handicapper)
Ty Wyant (writer, Daily Racing Form and AQHA)AQHA news and information is a service of AQHA publications.