06/15/2013 6:10PM

Arapahoe: E F Five takes Aspen for second time


E F Five won the $35,000 Aspen at Arapahoe Park for the second time in three years on Saturday, when he defeated defending champ and favorite Wally Van by three-quarters of a length. E F Five also won the Aspen in 2011.

E F Five ($10.80) was prominent through fractions of 21.32 seconds for the opening quarter and 43.86 for the half-mile, before completing the six furlongs for Colorado-breds in 1:09.43. Kelly Bridges was aboard for trainer Kenneth Gleason.

E F Five races for Linda Robertson. He registered his fifth career stakes win in the Aspen.