Harris Farms Homebred Makes It Two-in-a-Row

VelvetMesquiteJanuary 12, 2014-Velvet Mesquite kept her record perfect with a three-quarter length win, for her second-in-a-row in as many starts going down the hillside turf course.

The four-year-old filly by In Excess out of Mesquite was bred by and is owned by Harris Farms and has gone off the favorite in both starts. Together with her maiden win she has now earned $68,400 for her owner/breeder and trainer Blake Heap.