Courtesy Cat, the 1.80 to 1 post-time favorite checked in third, 3 ½ lengths behind the runner-up and ½ clear of 4th place finisher Masculino. Broadway King was next across the finish line in 5th, followed by Durango Tango, Immaculate, and Full Pardon.
Owned by his breeder Chad White, Hurricane Bluff earned $30,000 for the win, his third in four career starts and first in a black-type event. Trained by Frank Trosclair, he has now bankrolled more than $83,000.
Racing continues on a four-evening a week schedule, Wednesday thru Saturday with a post time for of 5:40 pm, Central Time.