Moonless Sky cb1 200

FRAN’S VALENTINE STAKES QUOTES – SUNDAY MAY 21, 2017

 

JOCKEY QUOTES

 

            KENT DESORMEAUX, MOONLESS SKY, WINNER: “Flavien’s mount ended up shoving me behind the horses that were in front of me. I don’t think anyone can pass judgement on whether I was going to beat Pacific Heat or not, but I was deprived of that chance.

“Besides the incident in the stretch, it wasn’t the trip that I wanted. I was bottled up and loaded at the three and-a-half and I actually got space too late. She was loaded and ready to do much more earlier on.”

 

TRAINER QUOTES

            EDDIE TRUMAN, MOONLESS SKY, WINNER:  “We have about 30 people from Oregon down here to see this horse today. I asked Kent about this race and she’s been doing so good, we thought she’d fit real well here and she did.  She’s shown a lot of talent ever since we got her and as you can see, she’s really getting good.”

 

OWNER QUOTES

            TOM PAPPAS, MOONESS SKY, WINNER:  “We’ve owned horses with Eddie for about 14 years now and this is our first-ever stakes winner. She’s a good horse.”

 

 

 

NOTES: Winning owner Thomas Pappas, who races as Pappas Racing, resides in Adelanto, CA.

 

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