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OTBA Names Oregon Champions of 2004


March 8, 2005     E-mail this page to a friend!

OTBA, Portland--The 2004 Oregon Champions were announced and their connections honored at Oregon Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association’s Annual Awards Banquet held Saturday, March 5, at Portland Meadows. The winners are as follows:

WICE O KAT - CHAMPION 2-YEAR OLD FILLY
Katowice—Wegota Goblin, by No Back Talk
2004 Starts: 3 (1-1-1) Earned $28,201. Winner of the Os West Oregon Futurity, third in the Janet Wineberg Stake at Portland Meadows.
Owned & bred by Mr. & Mrs. Bill Johnson
Trained by Jim Fergason

CASCADIANSASQUATCH - CHAMPION 2-YEAR OLD COLT OR GELDING
Cascadian—Dundoon Shuffle, by Doonesbury
2004 Starts: 4 (1-1-0) Earned $12,672. Winner of the Bill Wineberg Stake, second in the OTBA Sales Stake at Portland Meadows.
Bred by Bruce & Nita Loudon
Owned by Allen Floyd & Jonathan Nance
Trained by Jonathan Nance

CORONA DEL HIELO - CHAMPION 3-YEAR OLD FILLY
Tiffany Ice—Crowning Ambition, by Chief’s Crown
2004 Starts: 10(6-1-1) Earned $41,722. Winner of the Bueno Stakes, second in the Excess Energy Stakes, both at Turf Paradise
Bred by K. Neal & Pam Christopherson & Bar C Racing Stables
Owned by Joy A. Obrist
Trained by Rolland Fergason

MIGHT E MAN - CHAMPION 3-YEAR OLD COLT OR GELDING
Baquero—Excellent Fettle, by State Dinner
2004 Starts: 5 (2-0-3) Earned $17,000. Winner of the Oregon His Stake, Preview Stake,
third in the Oregon Derby, McFadden Memorial and Flying Lark Handicap, all at Portland Meadows.
Bred & Owned by Dr. & Mrs. Jack B. Root, Jr.
Trained by Ben Root

MOONLIT MADDIE - CHAMPION OLDER FILLY OR MARE
Abstract—Green’s Gallery (GB), by Alias Smith
2004 Starts: 5 (1-1-1) Earned $36,266. Winner of the Kachina Handicap, second in the Bersid
third in theGlendale Handicap, all at Turf Paradise.
Bred by Mr. & Mrs. Steven C. Peterson
Owned by Debora Fergason, George Hurliman and Ashfault Farm.
Trained by Rolland Fergason

LETHAL GRANDE - OREGON HORSE OF THE YEAR & CHAMPION OLDER MALE
Corslew—La Bardot, by Somethingfabulous
2004 Starts: 15 (6-3-2) Earned $11,367. Winner of the Portland Meadows Mile
Bred by Pat Sonnen
Owned by Cheap Charlie’s Stable
Trained by Daryl Snow

BAQUERO - OREGON SIRE OF THE YEAR
1995 H. Forty Niner—Fit For a Queen, by Fit To Fight
Oregon conceived progeny earnings 2004 $246,704 including stakes winners CLASSA RED WINE and AMERICAS PRIDE.
Owned by Dr. & Mrs. Jack B. Root, Jr.
Baquero stands at Oakhurst Thoroughbreds, Newberg OR for 2005

LA BARDOT - OREGON BROODMARE OF THE YEAR
Somethingfabulous—Ruckus Ruler, by Iron Ruler
Dam of: TOM TOM TOMMALICE, 1997 g. by Drumalis, 2004 earnings $7,704; LETHAL GRANDE, 1999 g. by Corslew 2004 earnings $111,367.
Owned by Mylon & Sharon Buck of Sisters, OR

OREGON BREEDERS OF THE YEAR & TOBA AWARD WINNERS
MR. & MRS. W. E. “Stub” JOHNSON, St. Helens, Oregon