01/20/2011 5:46PM

She's All In faces major class test in Pippin

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She's All In, after winning three straight against Oklahoma-breds, faces tougher open competition in Sataurday's Pippin.

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – She’s All In will have to outrun Grade 1-placed runners Tidal Pool and Satans Quick Chick to win her fourth straight race in the $75,000 Pippin at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.

In all, a field of seven fillies and mares were entered in the 1 1/16-mile stakes. The race is one of three local preps for the Grade 1, $500,000 Apple Blossom at Oaklawn on April 15.

The Pippin is the first big class test for She’s All In, who came to hand last fall at Remington Park. She began her streak in September, when she romped by more than nine lengths in a first-level allowance for fillies and mares bred in Oklahoma.

She’s All In then advanced to stakes competition and won the $136,000 Oklahoma Classics Distaff by 11 lengths in October. She remained in the Oklahoma-bred ranks for the $50,000 Ladies on the Lawn, and upset multiple stakes winner Skedee in the 7 1/2-furlong turf race Nov. 26.

“She’s one that really blossomed going two turns, and although she’s been in statebred company, I think she deserves a chance in open company,” said Donnie Von Hemel, who trains She’s All In for Robert Zoellner.

She’s All In is bred to make an impact. She is a half-sister to Peach Brew, a Grade 3 winner of more than $300,000. Both are from the mare Georgia Ok, with She’s All In being a 4-year-old daughter of the Broad Brush stallion Include. Peach Brew, a 5-year-old who is cataloged to the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale on Feb. 7, is by Milwaukee Brew.

She’s All In, who is to be ridden by Luis Quinonez, has won her races from both on and off the pace and she could get a decent tempo to stalk in the Pippin. The field includes a pair of front-running Fair Grounds invaders, Stage Magic and High Quail. In addition, Absinthe Minded and Tidal Pool could also show pace.

The Pippin will be Tidal Pool’s first race since finishing fourth in the $88,000 Dream Supreme at six furlongs at Churchill Downs on Nov. 6. Earlier in the year, she was third in the Kentucky Oaks and second in the Grade 2 Fantasy at 1 1/16 miles at Oaklawn. Terry Thompson has the mount for trainer D. Wayne Lukas.

Adding further depth to the Pippin is horse for course Afleet Deceit.