First Prize Perry Geldings Run 1-2 in Live Oak Stakes
Jls Book Of Psalms winning the $50,000 Live Oak Stakes at Delta Downs.
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VINTON, LA—JULY 11, 2015—A pair of 4-year-old First Prize Perry geldings finished 1-2 in the $50,000 Live Oak Stakes. Jls Book Of Psalms took an earlier lead under jockey Patrick Watson then held on to defeat Class Of 59 by one-length. Keepn It Kool finished three-quarter back in third.

Roy Roberts saddled Jls Book Of Pslams for owner/breeder JLS Speed Horse Ranch, LLC. The sorrel gelding from the Osceola Warrior mare Psalmist has won four races and used the $30,000 winner's purse to boost his career total past $103,000. Jls Books Of Psalms completed the 870 yards in :46.900 seconds.

Joan Rood's Class Of 59 finished second for trainer Randy Hebert. Also a 4-year-old FIRST PRIZE PERRY, Class Of 59 earned $10,000 for second. Mary Richardson and Mary La Blanc bred the gelding from the Osceola Warrior mare Runish. Garrett Medina had the riding call.

Danny Joe Eldridge saddled Keepn It Kool for owner David Lee Vance. Donnel Blake rode the Natalie Montgomery DVM bred son of First To Shine out of Kool K.J. (TB), by Bag (TB).

Heza Fast Corridor, Downtown Forrest, First Corona Prize, McM Zuper Man and Tf Corona N Passion completed the field.