Bob Morehouse Stakes

Wednesday, July 12, 2023


350 Yards


3-Year-Olds and Up



2022 Winner:

Jess Rocket Man
Apollitical Jess – Paint Or More, by PYC Paint Your Wagon
Jockey: Luis Valenzuela
Trainer: Jason Olmstead
Owner: Lunderborg, LLC


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History of the Bob Morehouse Memorial Stakes

Bob Morehouse, a wrangler and stunt man in a number of early westerns, played a prominent part in the state’s quarter horse racing and breeding industries. His stallions produced the winners of 10 of the first 13 runnings of the Northlands Futurity.

2022Jess Rocket Man$39,200Lunderborg, LLCLuis ValenzuelaJason Olmstead:17.353
2021Fire N Guns$40,400Fred PelzerRy EikleberryRalph Haglund:17.930
2020Dickey Bob$31,392Lunderborg, LLCLuis ValenzuelaJason Olmstead:15.430
2019Dickey Bob$38,600Lunderborg, LLCJulian SerranoJason Olmstead:17.542
2018Dickey Bob$40,400Lunderborg, LLCDenny VelazquezJason Olmstead:17.879
2017Vodka at Moonlight$29,200Summer Run IncBrayan VelazquezJason Olmstead:20.305
2016V Os Filo$29,500Rodney Von OhlenNik GoodwinEd Ross Hardy:20.752
2015Irish Brew$29,100Paul Knapper & James OlsonStormy SmithJerry Livingston:20.503
2014Dirt Road Queen$27,700Robert & Julie PetersenSeth MartinezBill Harris:20.540
2013Western Fun$23,200Robert & Julie PetersenStormy SmithBrent Clay:20.552
2012CS Arc Light$23,600Camelia & Sylvia CasbyIsmael Suarez RicardoVic Hanson:20.440
2011Lien On Me$18,100Tom PouliotJennifer SchmidtBrent Clay:20.081
2010Six It Up$18,100Steven PribylTom WellingtonBrent Clay:19.901
2009First Class Smarty$22,250Rodney Von OhlenTad LeggettEd Ross Hardy:19.996
2008Race Not Run
2007First Class Smarty$17,450Rodney Von OhlenTad LeggettEd Ross Hardy:20.229
2006First Smart Muggins$17,250Rodney Von OhlenBeth ButlerEd Ross Hardy:19.850
2005Callies Corona$18,700Robert & Julie PetersenTad LeggettEd Ross Hardy:20.218
2004Well Rock My World$18,200Rita & Eugene BoehlkeKym EpsyRobert Partridge:20.282
2003Missie Be Gone$11,900Al & Claire LundgrenSeth MartinezRon Winget:20.343
2002Jd Fax Me$11,700James H. OlsonJack Cano, JrJerry Livingston:20.342
2001Six Guns N Garters$12,000Arthur Harold WilmesTad LeggettEd Ross Hardy:20.591
2000Eye Opening Special$11,450Kari WilmesStuart DolphusEd Ross Hardy:20.293
1999Lacey Six Moons$12,250Al & Claire LundgrenJimmie HuntTom Winkle:20.490

Stakes Record(s):   Six It Up, 2010,:19.901 (400 yards)

Dickey Bob, 2020, :15.430 (300 yards)

Jess Rocket Man, 2022, :17.353 (350 yards)

*Jess Rocket Man’s time of :17.353 on 7/14/22 is a track record at Canterbury Park for 350 yards*