A pair of APOLLITICAL BLOOD two year old’s run 2-3 in the $144,720 Governor’s Stakes
Congratulations Wrs Hava Dasher and Time For A Hero! Favored to win, Wrs Hava Dasher slowly gained to the wire but came up short by a neck. Randy Smith conditioned the daughter of Apollitical Blood for owner/breeder Williams Racing Stables.
Wrs Hava Dasher has lit the board five out of seven starts, banking $63,242 in career earnings. The Kentucky bred filly is out of Wrs Kissandteller by Teller Cartel.
Third place finisher Time For A Hero kept inching his way up but came up short by 1/2-length. Also by Apollitical Blood, the two-year-old gelding has two wins, one second and two thirds from seven starts with earnings of $37,269.
Bred by Shelby Hayden and Phillip Kowalski, Time For A Hero is out of Jess Valiant by Valiant Hero. Natasha Perez saddled the Oklahoma bred gelding for owner Spencer Tunnell.