Hobbs, NM – November 27, 2013 – Sent to post at odds of nearly 10-1, Lady Genius responded with a 4 1/4-length win in the 1-mile, $138,500 New Mexico Eddy County Stakes (R) for state-bred 2-year-olds at Zia Park on Wednesday.
Lady Genius covered her eight-furlong trip in 1:41.88 after closing on the fractions of :24.24, :47.68, and 1:12.37 set by 5-2 second choice Reaper. The homebred filly was trained by Dallas Barton and ridden by Carlos Madeira for owners W.D. Carson Sr., M.H. Carson, and Leach Racing LLC.