For Immediate Release
Friday, September 14, 2012
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Friday, September 14, 2012) – Samuel A. Valeriano’s Jess Lips, trained by Eddie Willis and ridden by Jimmy Brooks, was the fastest qualifier for the Grade 2, $174,000 Dash for Cash Derby over a fast track Friday night at Lone Star Park. The colt, by Mr Jess Perry dashed 440 yards in 21.215 earning a speed index of 99.
The Dash for Cash Derby will be run Saturday, September 29.
The 10 qualifiers for the Grade 2, Dash For Cash Derby are:
Horse Time Jockey Trainer
Jess Lips 21.215 Jimmy Brooks Eddie Willis
Lethal Volt 21.367 Ricky Ramirez Trey Wood
Sweet Oblivion 21.369 Jose Alvarez Mike Robbins
Fast Prize Mike 21.383 Jarrod Deschamp Javier Contreras
Jess Fly With Me 21.430 Santos Carrizales Eusevio Huitron
Windham 21.431 John Hamilton Heath Taylor
Charmin Chiefcorona 21.436 Luis Vivanco Cindi Keeton
Chicks Smart Money 21.460 Cody Jensen Robert Dimmit
Wahoo 21.471 Esgar Ramirez John Buchanan
TW Special Feature 21.508 Roy Baldillez Esteban Rubio
Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Global Gaming Solutions LLC, offers a 26-day 2012 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses which opens Friday, September 14 and concludes on Saturday, November 10. Live racing will be held three days a week, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6:35 p.m.
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. For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com
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.