IntheStats 01 SpotsHot BGalyean

In the Stats: The Ike Derby & Classic

IntheStats 01 SpotsHot BGalyeanSpots Hot (Chula Dual x Sweet Shorty Lena x Shorty Lena) is the leading earner at The Ike Derby & Classis. The 2001 stallion was bred by Jody Galyean, of Marietta, Oklahoma, and is owned and ridden by Wes Galyean, of Claremore, Oklahoma. Spots Hot won the Derby Open in 2005 and has total show earnings of $46,699. • QHN file photo

The Ike Derby & Classic (1988-2015)

Top 10 Horses
1) Spots Hot (01S), $46,699
2) Can You Handle It (95M), $46,223
3) Haidas Becky (86G), $42,351
4) Bet Hesa Cat, (06S), $42,261
5) Play Miss (03M), $39,082
6) Flash About (09M), $36,424
7) Playboys Ruby (87M), $35,908
8) Playguns Desire (97M), $34,647
9) Okay Peppy (86G), $33,851
10) Smart Time Pepto 10 (10S), $33,607

IntheStats 02 AShepard 04KT04Summerdale, Alabama, trainer Austin Shepard is the Ike Derby & Classic’s leading open rider with show earnings totaling $376,574. Shepard’s top earner is Bet Hesa Cat (High Brow Cat x Bet Yer Blue Boons x Freckles Playboy) with $42,261. • QHN File Photo

Top 10 Open Riders
1) Austin Shepard, Summerdale, AL, $376,574
2) Matt Gaines, Weatherford, TX, $339,517
3) John Mitchell, Weatherford, TX, $247,239
4) Clint Allen, Weatherford, TX, $239,764
5) Jody Galyean, Marietta, OK, $235,892
6) Michael Cooper, Weatherford, TX, $180,372
7) Paul Hansma, Weatherford, TX, $176,737
8) Phil Rapp, Weatherford, TX, $173,494
9) Lloyd Cox, Marietta, OK, $166,899
10) Tag Rice, Crowley, TX, $152,873 

IntheStats 03 CBushawChad Bushaw, of Weatherford, Texas, has drawn checks totaling $182,679 at The Ike Derby & Classic, which makes him the show’s No. 1 non-pro rider. Jerryoes (Smart Little Jerry x Turtle Pie x Son Ofa Doc) is Bushaw’s leading money-earner at the show with $21,304. • QHN File Photo

Top 10 Non-Pro Riders
1) Chad Bushaw, Weatherford, TX, $182,679
2) Kelle Earnheart, Weatherford, TX, $156,062
3) Dustin Adams, Springtown, TX, $112,935
4) George Pidgeon, Germantown, TN, $112,490
5) James Hooper, Decatur, AL, $89,785
6) Phil Rapp, Weatherford, TX, $83,952
7) Mary Ann Rapp, Weatherford, TX, $74,841
8) Megan Miller, Poolville, TX, $73,689
9) Elizabeth Queen, Allendale, SC, $65,230
10) Matt Miller, Poolville, TX, $62,093

IntheStats 04 JWaggoner CamEssickJack Waggoner (pictured) and Susan Ferguson, of Bridgeport, Texas, are The Ike Derby & Classic’s leading breeders with 45 horses earning a total of $342,193 at the show. Their top performer is Flash About (Purdy Boy Flash x Play Miss x Playgun) with show earnings of $36,424. • Photo by Cam Essick

Top 10 Breeders
1) Jack Waggoner & Susan Ferguson, Bridgeport, TX, $342,193
2) Bar H Ranche, Moscow, TN, $297,615
3) Rock Creek Ranch, Weatherford, TX, $150,839
4) Phil & Mary Ann Rapp, Weatherford, TX, $150,791
5) Drummond Land & Cattle, Pawhuska, OK, $150,610
6) Slate River Ranch, Weatherford, TX, $123,333
7) Silverbrook Ranches, Baird, TX, $121,094
8) EE Ranches of Texas Inc., Whitesboro, TX, $118,692
9) Oxbow Ranch, Weatherford, TX, $116,273
10) Lonnie & Barbara Allsup, Clovis, NM, $113,125

IntheStats 05 PMRappPhil and Mary Ann Rapp, of Weatherford, Texas, have owned 28 horses that have earned $210,568 at The Ike Derby & Classic. Their top-dollar earner is Playboys Ruby (Freckles Playboy x Lenachick x Doc O’Lena) with $35,908. • QHN File Photo

Top 10 Owners
1) Phil & Mary Ann Rapp, Weatherford, TX, $210,568
2) Slate River Ranch, Weatherford, TX, $205,790
3) Bar H Ranche, Weatherford, TX, $202,750
4) Crown Ranch LP, Weatherford, TX, $184,379
5) James Hooper, Decatur, AL, $169,090
6) Rock Creek Ranch, Weatherford, TX, $167,127
7) Matt & Megan Miller, Poolville, TX, $158,494
8) Ronnie & Elizabeth Queen, Allendale, SC, $148,124
9) Jack Waggoner & Susan Ferguson, Bridgeport, TX, $132,767
10) Dustin & Deena Adams, Springtown, TX, $126,222

IntheStats 06 HighBrowCat 13CEssickSons and daughters of High Brow Cat have won a whopping $1,534,651 at The Ike Derby & Classic – more than twice as much as second-leading sire Smart Little Lena’s offspring. Bet Hesa Cat, a 2006 stallion out of Bet Yer Blue Boons by Freckles Playboy, is High Brow Cat’s leading money-earner at the show with earnings of $42,261. • Photo by Cam Essick

Top 10 Sires
1) High Brow Cat, $1,534,651
2) Smart Little Lena, $660,927
3) Dual Pep, $634,787
4) Peppy San Badger, $581,861
5) Peptoboonsmal, $470,364
6) Freckles Playboy, $431,319
7) Dual Rey, $374,782
8) Smooth As A Cat, $309,400
9) CD Olena, $298,798
10) Playgun, $272,916

IntheStats 07 DualWithStyle KEarnheartHP12Dual With Style, pictured with Kelle Earnheart, is a 2008 daughter of Moms Stylish Pepto, who is the leading dam at The Ike Derby & Classic. Seven of her offspring have won a total of $60,749, with Dual With Style contributing $26,115 at the show. • Hart Photos

Top 10 Dams
1) Moms Stylish Pepto, $60,749
2) Sweet Little CD, $60,015
3) Ruby Tuesday DNA, $54,812
4) Playboys Ruby, $54,455
5) Sweet Shorty Lena, $51,518
6) Miss Echo Wood, $48,961
7) SR Docs Serenade, $48,102
8) Laney Doc, $47,037
9) Special Lil Peppy, $46,223
10) Quintan Blue, $46,104

The Ike Derby & Classic History (1988-2015)
Year / Location / Entries / Added / Total Purse
1988, Memphis, TN, 290, $100,000, $381,310
1989, Cordova, TN, 369, $100,000, $418,778
1990, Memphis, TN, 384, $100,000, $445,351
1991, Memphis, TN, 319, $110,000, $392,040
1995, Memphis, TN, 366, $111,621, $247,629
1996, Memphis, TN, 439, $110,000, $306,455
1997, Memphis, TN, 642, $109,779, $442,537
1998, Memphis, TN, 541, $116,000, $412,744
1999, Memphis, TN, 626, $116,000, $515,374
2000, Memphis, TN, 739, $116,000, $578,080
2001, Memphis, TN, 709, $116,000, $580,276
2002, Memphis, TN, 661, $112,500, $580,447
2003, Memphis, TN, 610, $112,500, $561,746
2004, Memphis, TN, 647, $112,500, $577,827
2005, Tunica, MS, 617, $152,500, $651,775
2006, Tunica, MS, 572, $150,020, $649,539
2007, Tunica, MS, 705, $150,000, $737,710
2008, Tunica, MS, 563, $150,000, $609,228
2009, Tunica, MS, 525, $150,000, $568,986
2010, Tunica, MS, 295, $150,000, $378,899
2011, Tunica, MS, 412, $150,000, $484,912
2012, Tunica, MS, 442, $170,000, $518,057
2013, Tunica, MS, 404, $162,000, $456,221
2014, West Monroe, LA, 486, $152,000, $554,916
2015, West Monroe, LA, 584, $152,000, $576,231

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