Evangeline Downs

YESTERDAY August 27, 2015
A diverse collection of young stallions will be represented in Wednesday’s consignor select yearling auction put on by the Equine Sales Company of Louisiana. There are 192 individuals on offer after four yearlings were supplemented to the sale, which ...
A stakes doubleheader will bring the curtain down on the 2015 season at Evangeline Downs on Saturday night. The Starlet, for 2-year-old fillies, and the Star, for 2-year-old colts and geldings, are each worth $75,000.
August 05, 2015
It has been a hall of fame-worthy summer for Jake Delhomme. After starring for Lafayette’s Teurlings Catholic High School, then the University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Ragin’ Cajuns from 1993 to 1996, Delhomme was a free agent NFL signee with New ...
July 26, 2015
Unhurried early under Carlos Marquez, Potomac River swung out five wide turning for home and unleashed a powerful rally to capture the Sunset Stakes at Evangeline Downs, the first of three $75,000 stakes events on the grass Saturday night.
July 15, 2015
The weather has turned hot in south Louisiana, and so has apprentice Ashley Broussard. The spunky 22-year-old visited the winner’s circle all four days last week, including a riding double on Saturday’s program.
July 12, 2015
Under confident handling by leading rider Colby Hernandez, Cale’s Gold pounced on the leaders turning for home in Saturday night’s $100,000 D. S. “Shine” Young Futurity and kicked clear by seven expanding lengths. The longshot Wonder Run held on for ...
July 05, 2015
Rallying strongly from off the pace, Stormdriver continued the parade of favorites into the winner’s circle Saturday evening during Louisiana Legends Night at Evangeline Downs. The win was jockey Diego Saenz’s fourth of the night that featured ...
June 30, 2015
Louisiana’s best are all set to go Saturday evening at Evangeline Downs for the annual Louisiana Legends Night program. A total of eight stakes restricted to those bred in the Bayou State will be worth $775,000.