These are last weekend's 15 fastest stakes winners

These are last weekend's 15 fastest stakes winners
Photo: Laurel Park

Last weekend racing calendar wasn't very busy, but you might have overlooked Factor It In's win in the black-type Fire Plug Stakes at Laurel Park on Saturday.

The now 7-year-old son of The Factor had finished third in the Bold Ruler (G3) and Fall Highweight Handicap (G3) at Aqueduct before shifting to Laurel Park, where the Fire Plug was his second stakes win in a row.

Trained by Carlos Mancilla and ridden by Angel Cruz, Factor It In covered the 6 1/2 furlongs in 1:18.01 as the odds-on favorite, earning a 102 Brisnet Speed Rating, the highest among the weekend's stakes winners. He also got a 94 Beyer Speed Figure, according to Daily Racing Form.

The highest Beyer of the weekend, a 99, went to Gentle Soul for his win in the listed Colonel E. R. Bradley Stakes at Fair Grounds. Trained by Bret Calhoun and ridden by Reylu Gutierrez, the 6-year-old son of Tapizar went 1 1/16 miles on turf in 1:48.82 to win by a half-length over Two Emmys.

In the lone points prep for the Kentucky Derby, Instant Coffee got a 96 Brisnet rating and 92 Beyer for his win in the Lecomte (G3). And in the Silverbulletday, a Kentucky Oaks (G1) points prep, The Alys Look got a 93 Brisnet and 89 Beyer.

Here are the figures for last week's stakes winners, ranked by Brisnet Speed Ratings, with Beyer Speed Figures from Daily Racing Form.

  Horse  Race, distance  JockeyBrisnetBeyer
Factor It InFire Plug, 6 1/2fAngel Cruz10294
Fille d'EspritWhat A Summer, 6fXavier Perez10086
Plot the DotsJennings, 1 mileJevian Toledo10095
SurveillanceDuncan F. Kenner, 5 1/2fJames Graham  9798
Instant CoffeeLecomte (G3), 1 1/16 milesLuis Saez  9692
Happy AmericanLouisiana (G3), 1 1/16 milesJames Graham  9595
Hot and SultryAmerican Beauty, 6fDavid Cabrera  9589
Prince of JerichoSpectacular Bid, 7fCarol Cedeno  9483
Gentle SoulColonel E. R. Bradley, 1 1/16 miles (turf)Reylu Gutierrez  9399
The Alys LookSilverbulletday, 1 mile, 70 yardsLuis Saez  9389
Duvet DayAstra, 1 1/2 miles (turf)Kazushi Kimura  9289
Award WantedGeisha, 1 mileAngel Cruz  9180
L Street LadyXtra Heat, 6fJevian Toledo  9171
Wave of GoodnessMarie G. Krantz Memorial, 1 1/16 miles (turf)Mitchell Murrill  9186
Betsy BlueInterborough, 7fJose Lezcano  9079

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