Cody Autrey

Cody Autrey
Born: Waxahatchie, TX
Birthdate: 11/5/79
Family: Wife, Terra; Sons, Cace & Coy

•    Was introduced to racing at the age 9 by his stepdad who trained Quarter Horses at Ruidoso Downs in New Mexico. He began working on the track in the 8th grade for trainer Bubba Cascio as a hotwalker and eventually ran the barn. After five years under Cascio, Autrey went out on his own with a small stable of horses. Also, spent some time working under Hall of Fame trainer Richard Mandella.
•    He divides his racing year primarily between Oaklawn Park and the tracks in Southern California for his three owners: Steve Landers, Lucky Dog Stable and James Driver.
•    Tied for 10th leading trainer in 2012 and improved his position in the standings in 2013 when he tied for 4th in 2013.
•    Some of his standout runners include: My Star Runner, winner of the $100,000 Premier Night Sprint at Delta Downs and Louisiana Showcase Sprint at Evangeline Downs in 2011 and The Drifter, winner of the Texas Stallion Stake at Lone Star and the Kip Deville at Remington Park in 2012.