The 10 fastest qualifiers will return to Prairie Meadows on Sunday, July 11th to vie for the winners of a $118,600 purse.
Kool And Fabulous, under jockey Edwin Escobedo, put on a dominating performance in the third of four trials Sunday when she rolled to a 2-½ length win while setting the top qualifying mark of :17.402 seconds, a 102 speed index for the 350 yard distance.
An Oklahoma homebred racing for owner-breeder Brenda Reiswig, Kool And Fabulous posted her third win in six career starts. Jason Olmstead conditions the daughter of ONE FABULOUS EAGLE from the Pyc Paint Your Wagon mare One Kool Wagon. Kool And Fabulous has earned $33,183 and the Prairie Meadows Gold Derby will be her first stakes appearance.
Patrick Swan owned-and-trained and bred Wieburg dug in gamely to defeat Purty Darn Quick by a neck in the final trial to get the second fastest time of :17.558 seconds, a 97 speed index.
Nick Goodwin rode the son of IVORY JAMES from the Fredricksburg mare Hollie Jollie. It was the second consecutive win for the bay gelding who has earned $43,005. He was fourth in the Valley Junction Juvenile at Prairie Meadows last season.
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