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Jessa Louisiana Zoom Seeks First Stakes win in $273,977 Louisiana Breeders’ Lassie Futurity


Fastest qualifier Jess Louisiana Zoom will head a full field in Friday's $273,977 Louisiana Breeders’ Lassie Futurity (RG2) at Delta Downs.

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BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI

VINTON, LA—MAY 11, 2015—Jessa Louisiana Zoom, the fastest qualifier, drew post 6 for Friday’s 330-yard, $273,977 Louisiana Breeders’ Lassie Futurity (RG2) at Delta Downs.

A $22,000 buy at last year’s Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders’ Association Yearling Sale, Jessa Louisiana Zoom races for Jason Richards and Michael LeBlanc and is trained by Frank Cavazos. The brown daughter of champion Jess Louisiana Blue made her debut with a 1 1/4-length victory in the ninth of 13 trials on April 24.

Danny Lavergne will ride Jessa Louisiana Zoom on Friday.

Second-fastest qualifier First Kool Lajolla will be ridden by Eddi Martinez from post 10. A bay filly by First N Kool acquired for $7,500 at the LQHBA Yearling Sale, First Kool Lajolla is trained by Jose A. Garcia for owner Jose Guzman.

The complete lineup, in post-position order including jockey assignments--

  1. JB Red Scorpion (Jorge Linares)
  2. One Tough Fox (David Alvarez)
  3. Three R First Rose (Mario Trujillo)
  4. Toastin With Coronas (Donell Blake)
  5. Patriots Leaving You (Randy Edison)
  6. Jessa Louisiana Zoom (Danny Lavergne)
  7. Punctuality (Alejandro Medina)
  8. Jet Black Rogue (Joe Badilla Jr.)
  9. Its A Storm Warning (John Hamilton)
  10. First Kool Lajolla (Eddi Martinez).

All Delta Downs races can be seen at Q-RacingVideo.com.


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