Category Archives: Executive Director Updates

News and Notes for May 18, 2018

ATB’S IN WEEKEND STAKES Sunday’s card at Lone Star Park features the colt/gelding division of the $65,000 Clarence Scharbauer Jr. Texas Stallion Stakes, which has a field of six. The […]

News and Notes for May 11, 2018

THOROUGHBRED IDEA FOUNDATION CREATED, (The Paulick Report) The Thoroughbred industry is facing serious problems, bordering on a crisis. According to the Jockey Club, the North American foal crop is projected […]

News and Notes for May 4, 2018

TEXAS CONNECTIONS FOR KENTUCKY OAKS, DERBY DAY Texas has two connections running in the $1-million Kentucky Oaks today, starting with Craig Upham’s homebred Patrona Margarita (Special Rate – Margarita Mistress) […]

News and Notes for April 27, 2018

ATB’S IN WEEKEND STAKES 2017 Texas Champion 3-Year-Old Colt/Gelding Durocher (Niagara Causeway – Trench Cat) is in a field of 8 for Saturday’s $75,000 Miesque’s Approval Stakes for 3-year-olds and […]

News and Notes for April 13, 2018

CLOSING IN ON MILLIONAIRE STATUS Graded stakes winner Ivan Fallunovalot (Valid Expectations – Flashdance Missy) is hoping to break the $1-million dollar mark in earnings this weekend.  The 8-year-old bred […]

News and Notes for April 6, 2018

ATB’S IN WEEKEND STAKES Craig Upham’s homebred graded stakes winner Patrona Margarita (Special Rate – Margarita Mistress) will compete in a field of 7 in Saturday’s $500,000 (Gr.1) Ashland Stakes […]

News and Notes for March 22, 2018

ATB’S IN WEEKEND STAKES Patrona Margarita (Special Rate – Margarita Mistress) has been scratched from Saturday’s Fair Ground Oaks and is now being pointed to either the $500,000 (G1) Ashland […]