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1st Stakes-Winner For US Freshman Article Of Faith
US unraced 7YO freshman stallion Article Of Faith (Storm Cat-Nany’s Sweep, by End Sweep) recorded his 1st stakes-winner when juvenile daughter Slacker (Article Of Faith-Senora Soldier, by Lost Soldier) scored a 1.25-lengths victory in the US$89,000 Listed Indiana Stallion Stakes (6 furlongs) for 2YO fillies at Hoosier Park. Slacker (ridden by Thomas Pompell for trainer Barbara McBride) defeated Indy Pie (Ocean Indy-Cinnapie, by Category Five) & Aint She A Saint (Saintly Look-Pay The Toll, by Repriced). Slacker now has 2 wins from 4 starts for US$72,407 earnings. Her sire Article Of Faith (whose dam Nany’s Sweep won the Gr1 Santa Monica Handicap) is a half-brother to Canadian Gr3-winner She’s Indy Money & stands at Richwine Farm in Indiana.