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Let There Be Sound Risks Win Streak in Grade 3 AQHA Lone Star Distance Challenge
Let There Be Sound will put his win streak on the line in Saturday’s 870-yard, $27,676 AQHA Lone Star Distance Challenge (G3) at Lone Star Park.

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Let There Be Sound Risks Win Streak in Grade 3 AQHA Lone Star Distance Challenge

BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI

GRAND PRAIRIE, TX—SEPTEMBER 30, 2020—Louis Howard’s Let There Be Sound, a two-time stakes winner during the Remington Park spring meet, will put his win streak on the line in Saturday’s 870-yard, $27,676 AQHA Lone Star Distance Challenge (G3) at Lone Star Park.

A 6-year-old son of One Famous Eagle trained by John Stinebaugh, Let There Be Sound has won his last six races, and his five stakes victories during the streak include a three-quarter length win in the 870-yard, $104,000 AQHA Distance Challenge Championship (G1) at The Downs at Albuquerque. The bay gelding drew post 3 and will be ridden by Stormy Smith.

The winner of this race will earn a berth in the October 24, $100,000 AQHA Distance Challenge Championship (G1), which will also be contested at The Downs at Albuquerque. The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments:

  1. Illtakeyouforaride (Kelsi Purcell), 9-2
  2. SW Bullet Proof (Jerry Lee Yoakum), 6-1
  3. Let There Be Sound (Stormy Smith), 1-1
  4. Dance The Dust Off (Nakia Ramirez), 5-1
  5. Billy Big Rock (Reyes Gomez), 10-1
  6. The Runaway Favorite (Josh M. Romero), 12-1
  7. Cat Daddie (Luis Vivanco), 20-1

All Lone Star Park races can be seen at Q-RacingVideo.com.