Desires Big Al put together a professional performance to win the 4-Year-Old Amateur with Jordan Vaughn at The Ike Derby & Classic. • Photo by S. Sylvester Photography.

Desires Big Al Aces Test for Vaughn at The Ike

Desires Big Al made his show pen debut at last year's NCHA Futurity, but it was at The Ike that he broke through with his first big win.


West Monroe, LA – Jan. 25 – Feb. 2, 2019 1,045 Entries – $167,000.00 Added – $688,635.67 Total Purse Horse / Rider / Owner / Score / Final $$ / Total $$ 4-YEAR-OLD OPEN – 117 E. – $47,500 Add. – $158,105.03 TP 1) CREY ZEE (15M) / Tatum Rice / Kevin P & Sydney […]

Crey Zee & Rice Take 4-Year-Old Open at The Ike

On Jan. 28, Crey Zee and Tatum Rice started off their 2019 season on the right hoof in West Monroe, Louisiana. At The Ike Derby and Classic, the mare lived up to her name, marking a huge 229 in the Ike Hamilton Arena to secure the 4-Year-Old Open title with Rice. “It worked out good,” Rice […]