Seeking The Soul Still On Track For Grade 1 Stephen Foster – Horse Racing News

Seeking the Soul held off Good Samaritan and Hoppertunity to win the Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs in 2017

Charles Fipke’s Grade I-winning homebred Seeking the Soul remains on track for the $600,000 Stephen Foster presented by GE Appliances (GI) on Saturday, June 15 following an easy half-mile move in :49.60 Wednesday morning at Churchill Downs.

“We’re on track for the Foster,” trainer Dallas Stewart said. “He’s a Grade I winner over this track and the Foster is in our backyard.”

Seeking the Soul, a 6-year-old son of Fipke’s stallion Perfect Soul (IRE), won the 2017 Clark Handicap (GI) at Churchill Downs and, most recently, finished third in the Alysheba (GII) on Kentucky Oaks Day.

“Maybe he was a bit short in…