Shane's Girlfriend Wins Iowa Oaks at Prairie Meadows
The $200,000 G3 Iowa Oaks was contested Thursday, July 6 at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa - a 1 1/16-mile dirt test for three-year-old fillies. It was 9-5 second betting choice Shane's Girlfriend that finally realized her potential again after what has been a disappointing three-year-old campaign and prevailed by 2 1/4 lengths. 50-1 longshot Babybluesdancing closed from fourth to finish a quality second in the field of eight with Jordan's Henny getting in for third at 5-1 odds. Chanel's Legacy was fourth while Mo's M V P was fifth, 7-5 favorite Ever So Clever sixth and Natalie's Mischief and Swing and Sway completed the order of finish. Pinch Hit and Tapa Tapa Tapa scratched.
2017 Iowa Oaks Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (3-9) Paid: $184.80
- $2 (3-9) Paid: $138.20
- $1 Trifecta (3-9-8) Paid: $337.50
- $1 Superfecta (3-9-8-4) Paid: $1,300.00
- $1 Pick 3 (1/5/3) Paid: $170.80