3YO RUSTON VOW Places in Stakes Debut

Coming off a win in an off-the-turf event at Laurel at the end of July, RUSTON VOW rallied from sixth to place in the A. L. (Red) Erwin S. going a mile on the turf at Louisiana Downs. The final time of the race was less than a second off the course record. This was the first stakes attempt for the 3-year-old son of BROKEN VOW who has now won or placed in five of his last six starts, including a 3 1/4-length maiden score on the turf at Pimlico in May. Lifetime record: 7-2-1-1, $38,616. O-Patricia A. Chennault. B-Neal McFadden. T-Joseph M. Foster.