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Multiple Grade 2 Stakes Winner Hes Innocent To Louisiana In 2022

Grade 2 winner Hes Innocent will begin his stallion career at Louisiana Center For Equine Reproduction (LACER) in Opelousas in 2022.

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OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2021—Multiple grade two stakes winner Hes Innocent SI 96 will begin his stallion career in 2021 at Louisiana Center For Equine Reproduction (LACER) in Opelousas. His fee has been set at $3,000 with consideration.

Owned by Priscilla Rodriguez, Hes Innocent has won or placed in nine of 10 career starts and earned $341,315. The leading money earning son of champion Hes Relentless SI 107, won the Firecracker Futurity(G2) and Texas Classic Juvenile at 2 and the Firecracker Derby(G3) this season as well as qualified for the Grade 2 Dash For Cash Derby. He is expected to make his next start in the Texas Classic Derby(G1) trials next month.

Hes Innocent, under jockey Jorge Linares, winning the $371,415 Firecracker Futurity(G2) at Delta Downs.
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In three crops to race, Hes Relentless SI 107 ($616,380) has sired 22 stakes winners, earners of more than $6.1 million and average earnings per starter of more than $27,200. Hes Relentless was the 2019 leading first-crop sire and is currently the #3 leading third-crop sire of 2021.

Hes Relentless top performers include Hes Innocent SI 96 (see above), Relentlessly SI 104 (to 3, 2021, $275,351, Heritage Place Derby-G2, etc.), Relentless Dynasty SI 101 ($247,256, TQHA Sale Futurity [R]-G2, etc.), Ec Revenge SI 93 ($200,164, Oklahoma Futurity-G2, etc.), Mr Dillard SI 110 ($185,335, Black Gold 350 Championship Futurity, etc.), One Kool Dreamer SI 98 (to 3, 2021, $112,711, Altoona Derby, etc.), etc.

Hes Innocent, under jockey David Alvarez, winning the $196,885 Firecracker Derby(G3) at Delta Downs.
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Hes Innocent's dam is the Volcom mare End Of Innocence SI 99 ($57,469), dam of four foals to race, four ROM winners, one black-type including Hes Innocent SI 96 (see above), Ask Me How I Know SI 96 ($25,144), etc.

The second dam is the stakes-placed Mito Suzy SI 103 ($39,760),a half-sister to stakes winner Wakeup Streakin SI 101. She is the dam of 12 ROM, 9 winners, 2 black type including Texas Classic Derby(G1) winner Mitowilard SI 102 ($520,794), AQHA Derby Challenge(G1) winner Prima LD SI 104 ($297,153), etc.

Mito Suzy is also the granddam of Ed Burke Million Futurity(G1) winner LD Fire SI 97 ($3`3509), Leo Stakes(G1) winner Ld Is Back SI 101 ($245,076), New Mexico Classic Derby(RG2) winner Major Moonflash SI 95 ($236,912), and stakes winner UR My Favorite SI 97, etc.

For additional information or breeding contracts call LACERS Stephen Deville, Breeding Manager at (225) 202-2104 or (337) 407-0708.

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