El Gato Malo named champion
El Gato Malo, West Point Thoroughbreds' multiple graded stakes winning three-year-old, has been named Lone Star Park's champion three-year-old. The vote was held by Texas media and racing officials. El Gato Malo won Lone Star's preeminent race for sophomores, the $400,000 Grade 3 Lone Star Derby.
West Point Thoroughbreds President Terry Finley said, "We appreciate Lone Star's recognition of El Gato Malo. His trip to Texas was one of the highlights of the year so far. He is a special horse, and it is very rewarding to have his accomplishments recognized."