10/29/2005 11:00PM

Slew Lucky upsets Woodlands Juvenile


Slew Lucky became a stakes winner on the final day of The Woodlands meet on Saturday, when he upset the $20,000 Woodlands Juvenile by a length and paid $33.20.

The six furlong race for 2-year-olds was one of five stakes on the richest card of the meet.

Slew Lucky stalked Rahy Royal, who set a pressured pace of 23 seconds for the opening quarter and 46.80 for the half-mile mark. Slew Lucky overtook that one and rallied through the stretch, covering the distance over a fast track in 1:12.60.

Jockey Terrance McGee rode the winner for trainer Milton Gaede.

In the other Thoroughbred stakes on the card, Matched ($9) was a three and three quarter length winner over Canyon de Oro in the $20,000 Woodlands. Stormy Smith rode the winner, who covered the mile and a sixteenth in 1:45.20, for trainer Leroy Hellman.

* Snow Daze ($4.80) was a nose winner over favorite Im Capt Morgan in the $100,423 Kansas Jackpot Futurity for Quarter Horses.

* Firstdown Goal to Go ($9.40) was a half-length winner of the $39,608 Kansas Jackpot Futurity for Quarter Horses.

* Say Speed Driven ($6.80) was up for a neck win over favorite Frostys Money Man in the $15,000 Woodlands Championship for Quarter Horses.