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Horse Racing at Grants Pass Downs on Sunday, June 17, 2018.[PHOTO BY: LARRY STAUTH JR]

Zacherle posts four wins at Grants Pass Downs

GRANTS PASS — Louis Zacherle took control of the jockey standings at Grants Pass Downs with four wins Saturday, including the featured seventh Miss Josephine County race when he guided Luckrules to a four-length triumph.

Zacherle entered the day with four wins under his belt and bumped that total to eight victories to surpass Eduardo Gutierrez-Sosa, who has six wins, in front of a crowd of 2,385.

Luckrules, trained by Nick Lowe with owner Tom Hughes, earned $2,420 with the winning share of the $4,400 purse for the 5-furlong Miss Josephine County race.

Zacherle was also aboard winning horses in the fourth (Assets Included), fifth (Toro John) and eighth (My Boy Rudy) races at GPD on Saturday.

Racing continues at 1 p.m. today as the track celebrates Military Appreciation Day, providing free admission for all current and former members of the Armed Forces.

Saturday’s Results

FIRST RACE

QH Mdn, 300 yd. 1, Hawkin Sun (Guerrero), 12.40, 5.60, 4.60; 2, She’s a Class Jump (Zacherle), 6.20, 3.60; 3, L Bar D Xquizit Lips (Garcia), 5.40. Q — 4-6 $27.80; EX — 6-4 $37.10; TRI — 6-4-1 $261.10. Time — 15.787.

SECOND RACE

TB Alw, 5½ F. 1, Margarita Man (Lopez), 20.00, 9.80, 4.40; 2, I’z a Sweet Ride (Schaub), 4.20, 3.20; 3, Crown Me Pepper (Guerrero), 3.80. Q — 1-5 $38.20; EX — 5-1 $27.50; TRI — 5-1-2 $139.20. Time — 1:06.11.

THIRD RACE

TB Clm, 6½ F. 1, Ragtime Beat (Burney), 15.80, 6.00, 3.00; 2, Master Bubba (Lopez), 13.60, 4.40; 3, Just Misunderstood (Zacherle), 2.40. Q — 4-5 $74.60; EX — 5-4 $32.20; TRI — 5-4-1 $136.90; DD — 5-5 $54.80. Time — 1:24.47.

FOURTH RACE

TB Clm, 6½ F. 1, Assets Included (Zacherle), 6.80, 3.20, 2.40; 2, Kings Court (Guerrero), 3.00, 2.60; 3, Racing Ray (Gutierrez-Sosa), 2.60. Q — 3-4 $12.20; EX — 3-4 $7.00; TRI — 3-4-2 $25.40. Time — 1:22.89.

FIFTH RACE

TB Mdn, 5½ F. 1, Toro John (Zacherle), 11.40, 3.80, 4.00; 2, Royal Knight (Jensen), 7.00, 4.40; 3, Metatiger (Guerrero), 4.00. Q — 2-4 $25.20; EX — 4-2 $17.00; TRI — 4-2-1 $262.80. PICK3 — 5-3-4 65.00. Time — 1:07.69.

SIXTH RACE

TB Clm, 5 F. 1, Guzzlingin (Schaub), n/a; 2, C Me Roar (Zacherle), n/a; 3, Duma Council (Garcia), n/a. Time — 0:59.93. No contest.

SEVENTH RACE

TB Miss Josephine County Stakes, 5 F. 1, Luckrules (Zacherle), 10.00, 4.20, 3.00; 2, Surfinatthebar (Gutierrez-Sosa), 3.60, 3.20; 3, Truly a Gem (Schaub), 3.00. Q — 5-6 $25.60; EX — 5-6 $28.60; TRI — 5-6-4 $82.70. Time — 0:59.41.

EIGHTH RACE

TB Alw, 5½ F. 1, My Boy Rudy (Zacherle), 16.80, 4.80, 2.20; 2, El Alto Homre (Guerrero), 3.20, 2.20; 3, Yossi (Figueroa), 3.60. Q — 1-2 $14.00; EX — 2-1 $17.10; TRI — 2-1-6 $69.50; Pick 3 — All-5-2 $9.20; DD — 5-2 $43.20. Time — 1:07.11.

On Track Attendance — 2,385; Handle — $52,344 (Intra-State Wagering: $29,336; Inter-State Wagering: $23,008)

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