Freshman Sire Tight Grip Two for Two

tight-gripLouisiana Freshman sire Tight Grip has two winners from two starters in his first crop.

Tight Grip got his first winner July 28 at Evangeline Downs when Onefor Thegripper won at first asking by a length in a five-furlong maiden claimer. The final time was 1:01.65. His second starter, Good Gosh Gene also won a five-furlong maiden claimer at the Opelousas oval.

Tight Grip is a winning son of Distorted Humor—Roman Song (Sultry Song) who was bred in Kentucky by Charles Nuckols & Sons. Gary and Mary West bought the colt for $300,000 as a yearling and earned nearly $274,000 with him at the track.

Tight Grip stands at Caswick Farm in Sunset, Louisiana for $1,000