04/13/2003 11:00PM

Lone Star: Cherylville Slew wins turf debut


Cherylville Slew, making the first turf start of her career, pulled a $59.40 upset in the $75,000 Irving Distaff. Cherylville Slew won by a half-length over early pacesetter Distinctive Code, with Golden Rhythm a neck back in third. Odds-on favorite Spectacular Dove was sixth in the field of eight.

The win nearly doubled Cherylville Slew's career earnings, which grew to $90,745.