TRC National Thoroughbred Poll

(Nov. 11, 1997)

Finall poll conducted by Thoroughbred Racing Communications, Inc. and covering races through the Breeders' Cup on Nov. 7, 1997. Voting is done by 28 sports and Thoroughbred media representatives. Horses receive 10 points for a first place finish, nine for second, etc. First place votes are in parentheses.

PtsAgeSex'96 Record
1Skip Away (15)2374Colt11—4-5-2Carolyn HineSonny Hine
2Favorite Trick (8)2102Colt8—8-0-0Lacombe StablesPatrick Byrne
3Gentlemen (1)2015Horse6—4-0-1E. Andrea & R.D. HubbardRichard Mandella
4Formal Gold (1)1684Colt9—4-2-1John Murphy Sr.William Perry
5Silver Charm (1)1663Colt6—3-3-0Robert & Beverly LewisBob Baffert
6Countess Diana862Fillie6—5-1-0Kaster, Kaster, Propson, et alPat Byrne
7Deputy Commander703Colt10—4-2-1Horizon, Jarvis & MandylandWallace Dollase
8Chief Bearhart674Colt7—5-2-0Sam-Son FarmMark Frostad
9Touch Gold513Colt7—4-0-0F. Stronach/StonersideDavid Hofmans
10Ajina463Fillie9—3-2-2Allen PaulsonBill Mott
Others receiving votes: 11. Spinning World (40 points); 12. Influent (14); 13. Marlin (13); 14. Hidden Lake (10); 15. Elmhurst and Sharp Cat (8); 17. Siphon (BRZ) (7); 18. Blushing K.D. (5); 19. Free House, Ryafan and Smoke Glacken (4); 22. Behrens and Geri (3).

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