3YO HOLY VOW Finishes Runner-Up in Stakes Debut at Sam Houston

A winner in his first two starts this year, HOLY VOW stepped up into stakes company and was runner-up, beaten less than a length, in the Bayou City S. The 3-year-old colt by BROKEN VOW raced close up to the frontrunner, took the lead at the top of the stretch and got caught late going 1 1/16 miles on the turf. After finishing runner-up in Maiden Special Weights in his first two starts at two, HOLY VOW kicked off this season with wins in a Maiden Special Weight and an Allowance. Lifetime record: 6-2-3-0, $71,492. O-Scotty Caroom. B-Calumet Farm. T-Scott E. Young.