Horseplay | All Blogs


GRAND VALLEY HORSE WINS COLORADO DERBY

By Bob Silbernagel

Sally Porter of Grand Junction sent notice that her horse, Cheatin a Little, won the Colorado Derby at Arapaho Park on the Front Range Sunday.

Cheatin a Little is trained by Sally's daughter, Sarina Obergfell, and he had to overcome the undefeated Danzip to win the race. According to an article from the Daily Racing Form, Cheatin a Little overtook Danzip in the stretch in the 1 1/16 mile race. He won $31,050 for his efforts.

Sally has long been involved in the horse-racing world while living in the Grand Valley. She is a former director of the Mesa County Animal Shelter. Congratulations to Sally, Sarina and Cheatin a Little.

COMMENTS

Please Login or Register to leave a comment.




Recent Posts
Facing Reality
By Julie Norman
Friday, July 25, 2014

Veggie cubes for winter breakfast
By Penny Stine
Friday, July 25, 2014

Q&A with the Mesa Theater’s Eric Smith
By David Goe
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Lunch on the Cheap
By Julie Norman
Thursday, July 24, 2014

BUTTERFLYING TIME
By Nic.Korte
Thursday, July 24, 2014


TOP JOBS




THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Sign in to your account
Information

© 2014 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy