Just Sam (Greeley’s Conquest – Katie Bird, by Dome) won last night in a seven furlong maiden claiming contest at Evangeline Downs. The bay gelding earned $6,900 for his owner and breeder, Dream Walkin’ Farms, better known as country music star Toby Keith. Trained by Harlan Boutte, Just Sam won by 4 3/4 lengths in a time of 1:24.94 with Kevin Smith up. This marks the second winner for Greeley’s Conquest with several more sure to come. Congratulations to the connections of Just Sam, we look forward to seeing him next time out.
Just Sam (Greeley’s Conquest – Katie Bird, by Dome) is slated to make the first start of his career on Saturday, August 16th at Evangeline Downs in a $22,000 Maiden Special Weight race. The bay gelding was bred in Kentucky by his owner, Dream Walkin’ Farms, better known as country music star Toby Keith. Just Sam is 12/1 on the morning line in a field of 12 two-year-olds. We wish all the best to Just Sam and Dream Walkin’ Farms as well as trainer Harlan Boutte and jockey Coby Bourque. Post time for the race is 9:27 PM EDT. View the complete entries for the race here: