Emerald Downs

YESTERDAY July 25, 2014
Disruption, full of himself following his strong effort in the Mt. Rainier Handicap last Sunday, will make his next start in the Grade 3 Longacres Mile, a buoyant Monique Snowden said Friday.
The first wave of maiden races for 2-year-old fillies are in the books at Emerald Downs, and on Sunday six of the early combatants will vie for tentative supremacy in the division when they compete in the $50,000 Angie C. Stakes at six furlongs.
July 24, 2014
The list of candidates for the Grade 3 Longacres Mile has been slow to take shape, with only a handful of Emerald Downs-based horses confirmed for the Northwest’s marquee race Aug. 24. Stryker Phd, the winner of the Mt. Rainier Handicap on Sunday in ...
July 23, 2014
Trackattacker might be a horse worth following, both at Emerald Downs and farther afield. The speedy 2-year-old has won his two starts with ease, breaking the track record for 4 1/2 furlongs in his debut and running six furlongs Sunday in 1:08.31 to ...
July 20, 2014
Stryker Phd moved a step closer to his ultimate objective Sunday when he rallied from off the pace to win the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap at Emerald Downs. The victory, his second in as many starts this year, stamped Stryker Phd as the top local hope ...
Ole’s Miss made her Emerald Downs debut a winning one Saturday, rallying from the back of the pack to edge longshot Mylast Sweet Pea in the $50,000 Kent Handicap for 3-year-old fillies.
July 18, 2014
Trackattacker is fast – he set an Emerald Downs track record in his career debut – but how fast is he, exactly?
With his easy victory in the Budweiser Handicap in his last start, Stryker Phd completed his transformation from lovable loser to leading contender in the handicap division at Emerald Downs.
July 13, 2014
Noosito evened the score with Del Rio Harbor on Sunday at Emerald Downs, leading all the way to defeat his stablemate by 1 3/4 lengths in the $48,750 Seattle Slew Handicap for 3-year-olds.
July 11, 2014
It’s been almost four years since Felipe Valdez won a stakes race. The interminable space in between has been occupied by a life-altering racing accident, surgery and then more surgery, years of rehabilitation, and finally tentative first steps toward ...