Atomic Echo runs 2nd in the 180K New Mexico Classic Cup Championship

Favored  That’s Who prevailed in the featured $192,720 Rocky Gulch New Mexico Classic Cup Championship over a stubborn Atomic Echo, giving trainer Joel Marr and jockey Alfredo Juarez Jr. four wins apiece on the rich program for state-breds October 26th  at Zia Park.

Stalking the leaders into the stretch, 8-5 choice That’s Who collared outsider Atomic Echo and inched away in the final sixteenth to win by three-quarters of a length while completing the one-mile distance in 1:36.92 on a fast main track. Atomic Echo, at 23-1, finished second by 4 1/4 lengths over 2012 Rocky Gulch winner On Down the Road, also trained by Marr.