2012 Baby Watch

 

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The Hot List: 

Avare - Majestic Racing Stable, LLC and RAP Racing’s Avare led a 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Saturday’s $77,500 Eddie Logan Stakes at Santa Anita on Decembe 30, leading all the way and scoring by 4-1/4 lengths over Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint Preview Stakes winner Gabriel Charles (April ’12), with Will True Up (March ’12) checking in third. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old son of Johannesburg, sold for $130,000 by McKathan Bros., Agent, at the 2012 OBS June Sale. Now 4-2-0-0, Avare has earned $78,900 to date. watch his under tack video

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Revolutionary - WinStar Farm LLC’s Revolutionary took a couple of tries to get the idea, but the $235,000 OBS March graduate tried two turns for the first time in a $67,000 maiden special weight test at Aqueduct on December 28, moved to the leaders approaching the top of the stretch then drew off with ease, hitting the wire in front by 8-1/2 lengths. The promising 2-year-old colt by War Pass, sold in March by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent, has never been off the board and is now 4-1-1-2 with earnings of $68,500.  watch his under tack video

Travesura - Val-U-Chem Inc.’s Travesura tried stakes company for the first time in Saturday’s $100,000 Miesque Stakes (G3) on the turf at Hollywood Park and went wire to wire, scoring by half a length at odds of 11-1. That’s two straight wins for the 2-year-old filly by Limehouse, sold for $60,000 by Kings Equine, Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale. The win gives her a 4-2-0-1 record and earnings of 495,600. watch her under tack video

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Unlimited Budget – Repole Stables’ Unlimited Budget, a winner in her long awaited debut on November 9, stepped right into Aqueduct’s $250,000 Demoiselle Stakes (G3) on November 24, took the lead at the break and never looked back en route to a 1-1/4 length victory. Two for two with earnings of $190,200, the 2-year-old Florida-bred Street Sense filly was sold for $475,000 by breeder Ocala Stud at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video
 

 

 Really Mr Greely – Karl Watson, Mike Pegram and Paul Weitman’s Really Mr. Greely grabbed the lead at the start of the $100,000 Hollywood Prevue Stakes (G3) on Thanksgiving Day and never let go, holding off a late run by fellow OBS graduate Super Ninety Nine (June ’12) to win by half a length. It’s the second straight win and first stakes score for the two-time OBS graduate, sold first by Kelli Mitchell, Agent, at the 2011 August Yearling Sale before bringing $40,000 when purchased out of the Thoroughbred Friends and Associates consignment at the 2012 April Sale. Now 3-2-0-0, the 2-year-old colt by Horse Greeley has earned $85,620 to date. watch his under tack video

Goldencents - W.C. Racing, Dave Kenney and RAP Racing’s Goldencents took the lead at the start of the $1,000,000 Delta Downs Jackpot Stakes (G3) on November 17 and held it all the way, easing away in the final furlong to a 1-3/4 length victory. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old colt by Into Mischief, sold for $62,000 by Southern Chase Farm (Greg and Karen Dodd), Agent, at the 2012 OBS June Sale. His first stakes win gives him a 3-2-1-0 record and earnings of $722,000. watch his under tack video

Rose to Gold - Kathleen Amaya and Raffaele Centofani’s Rose to Gold was on or near the lead all the way in the $500,000 Delta Downs Princess Stakes (G3) on November 17 before edging away in the final yards and winning her first graded stakes race by half a length. The 2-year-old Friends Lake filly, who began her career with two runaway stakes wins at Calder, is now 4-3-0-0 and has earned $372,869 to date. She was consigned by Karrington Stables, Agent, to the 2011 OBS August Sale.

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Notacatbutallama – Repole Stable’s Notacatbutallama saved ground in the early going of Aqueduct’s $80,000 Super Mario Stakes on November 23, found a seam to run through after turning for home and bounded away to a 3-1/2 length victory. It’s the second straight stakes win for the 2-year-old colt by Harlan’s Holiday, now 6-3-2-0 with earnings of $191,000. The graded stakes placed colt was sold by de Meric Sales, Agent, for $105,000 at the 2012 OBS April Sale.  watch his under tack video

 

Graded Stakes Winners: 

Spring in the AirJohn Oxley’s Spring in the Air moved into contention on the far turn in Keeneland’s $400,000 Alcibiades Stakes (G1) on the meet’s opening day, then ran past the leaders in the final furlong to score by a length. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old daughter of Spring at Last, second to fellow OBS graduate Spring Venture (June ’12) in Woodbine’s Natalama Stakes (G2) last month. Sold by Eddie Woods, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale for $130,000, she’s now 4-2-2-0 and has earned $371,519 to date. watch her under tack video

Spring Venture – Stoneway Farm LLC and Gary Barber’s Spring Venture took the overland route in Woodbine’s Mazarine Stakes (G3) on October 6, but losing ground made little difference as the 2-year-old old daughter of Spring At Last took charge after turning for home and pulled away to a length and a half victory. Three for three with two graded stakes wins, she’s earned $310,821. She was sold for $320,000 by Eisaman Equine, Agent, at the 2012 OBS June Sale. watch her under tack video

ExecutiveprivilegeKarl Watson, Mike Pegram & Paul Weitman’s unbeaten Executiveprivilege tried two turns for the first time in the $250,000 Chandelier Stakes (G1) at Santa Anita on September 29. No problem. The 2-year-old daughter of First Samurai went to the lead, pulled away after half a mile and widened from there, scoring by 6-1/4 lengths over fellow OBS graduate Scarlet Strike (March ’12), with Miss Empire (March ’12) completing the OBS trifecta. It’s the third graded stakes win for the 2012 OBS April Sale topper, sold by Eddie Woods, Agent for $650,000. She’s now five for five, and has earned $540,000 to date. watch her under tack video

Rolling Fog Arnold Zetcher’s Rolling Fog was overlooked at 7-1 going into the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1), but the 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by Posse stayed close to the lead in the early going, took over turning for home and eased away to a length and a quarter victory. The gray or roan colt is a three-time OBS graduate, consigned by Tara Stables LLC, Agent, to the 2010 October Sale before Tara sold him at the 2011 January Sale. He was then purchased for $62,000 out of the Classic Bloodstock (Danzel Brendemuehl) consignment at the 2012 April Sale. Now two for two, he has earned $222,000.  watch his under tack video

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Spurious PrecisionAs impressive as Klaravich Stables Inc. and William H. Lawrence’s Spurious Precision was in his July 21 debut at Saratoga, it was merely a warmup for his performance in the $200,000 Saratoga Special Stakes (G2) on August 12. Taking the lead at the start and setting the pace with a half in :44 flat, the 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by High Cotton drew away in the stretch and coasted to a five length victory. Two for two and a graded stakes winner of $168,000, he’s following in the footsteps of his older stablemate, OBS graduate Currency Swap (March ’11, October ’09). Currency Swap, also by High Cotton, broke his maiden at Saratoga before winning the Hopeful Stakes (G1) in his second start. Both horses were consigned by de Meric Sales, Agent, with Spurious Precision bringing $105,000 at the 2012 OBS April Sale.   watch his under tack video

 

Stakes Winners: 

 

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Speak Logistics – Ralph Nabavi’s Speak Logistics went right to the lead in Saturday’s $300,000 Florida Stallion In Reality Stakes at Calder on October 13, and never looked back en route to a 2-3/4 length victory, with fellow OBS graduate Uptown Anthem (June ’12, April ’12, August ’11, October ’10) finishing third. It’s the first stakes score for the 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by High Cotton, shipped in to Calder off a maiden win at Monmouth in August. Now 3-2-0-0 with earnings of $202,700, he was sold for $62,000 by Ocala Stud, Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Gabriel Charles – Sam Britt and Michael House’s Gabriel Charles found Santa Anita’s downhill turf course to his liking in the $100,000 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint Preview Stakes on November 3, rallying from just off the pace  and then drawing off to a 3-1/2 length victory. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old colt by Street Hero, sold for $160,000 by Price Thoroughbreds at the 2012 OBS April Sale. The win gives him a 4-2-0-0 record and earnings of $102,000. watch his under tack video

Hightail – Bluegrass Hall LLC’s Hightail was a maiden going into the $500,000 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Sprint on November 2, but the 2-year-old colt by Mineshaft stayed on the rail behind pace-setting fellow OBS graduate Merit Man (April ’12, October ’10), then drove inside and outfought Merit Man to the wire to win his first race by a nose. Purchased by trainer D. Wayne Lukas on behalf Brad Kelley’s Bluegrass Hall for $345,000 from Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, at the 2012 March Sale, he’s now 9-1-1-2 and has earned $309,979. watch his under tack video

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Miss Empire - Gary & Cecil Barber and Kevin Tsujihara’s Miss Empire added Golden Gate’s $100,000 Pike Place Dancer Stakes to her resume on October 28, taking the early lead, turning for home in front, then coming again when passed in mid-stretch to win by a neck. It’s the second stakes win for the 2-year-old Empire Maker filly, now 7-2-0-3 with earnings of $207,120. She was sold for $165,000 by Eddie Woods, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video

Tate’s Landing – Copper Penny Stables’ Tate’s Landing, overlooked at 23-1 in the $100,000 Laurel Futurity on October 27, rallied from off the pace before drawing off to a 3-1/4 length win for his first stakes victory. The 2-year-old colt by Orientate, who ran 5-1/2 furlongs on the turf in a quick 1:02, is now 4-2-1-0 with earnings of $101,540. He was sold for $72,000 by Eddie Woods, Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale.  watch his under tack video

Verso a Verso – Frank Carl Calabrese’s Verso a Verso is two for two and a stakes winner after her five length victory led a 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Calder’s $300,000 Florida Stallion My Dear Girl Stakes on October 13. Ashlee’s Princess (August ’11) was second, with So Blessed (January ’11) checking in in third. The 2-year-old Florida-bred filly by Circular Quay is a two time OBS graduate, sold first at the 2011 August Sale before she was purchased for $11,000 out of the Journeyman Bloodstock consignment at the 2012 April Sale. She has earned $229,202 to date. watch her under tack video

AmarishJerry Durant’s Amarish was two for two and a stakes winner after opening up in the stretch and drawing  off to 4-1/2 length win in the $100,000 Willard L. Proctor Memorial Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park on June 16. Sold for $200,000 by Crupi’s New Castle Farm, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale, the 2-year-old gelding by Scat Daddy has earned $91,200 to date. watch his under tack video

Bares Tripper – David J. Lanzman Racing Stable, Inc. and Jason Wood’s Bares Tripper took charge of Saturday’s $100,000 Barretts Debutante Stakes at Fairplex on September 16 on the turn and drew off to an easy 6-1/4 length victory, with fellow OBS graduate Miss Derek (August ’11) checking in third. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old daughter of Sky Mesa, consigned by Wavertree Stables (Cairan Dunne), Agent, to the 2012 OBS April Sale. She’s now 3-2-0-0 and with earnings of $81,400. watch her under tack video

Brown Almighty - Tri-Star Racing LLC and Joe B. Denson’s Brown Almighty is two for two and a stakes winner after his 2-3/4 length win in the $50,000 Sunny’s Halo Stakes at Louisiana Downs on August 4. The 2-year-old colt by Big Brown, the first stakes winner for his sire, has earned $54,000 to date. He was sold for $22,000 by Tradewinds Farm, Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Candy Coded KissesEaston and Elsaida DeSouza’s Candy Coded Kisses was overlooked at 24-1 in the $75,000 Florida Stallion Desert Vixen Stakes at Calder on July 29, but the 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Omega Code took command with a quarter mile to go and drew off to her first stakes win by four lengths. Fellow OBS graduates Putyourdreamsaway (April ’12) and So Blessed (January ’11) were second and third. Consigned by Beth Bayer, Agent, to the 2011 OBS August Sale, she’s now 3-2-20-1 and has earned $60,370.

D’nied Permission  - F. Muro, W. Cheekes, L. Ferrentino and Calascibetta Racing Stable’s D’nied Permission rallied to gain the lead late in the $125,000 Florida Stallion Affirmed Stakes on August 25, then held off a late charge to win by a neck at odds of 21-1. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old Florida-bred gelding by D’wildcat, now 4-2-2-0 with $96,190 in earnings. He was sold for $18,000 by Sharon Biamonte, Agent, at the 2011 OBS August Sale.

Dry Summer – Sam Britt & Michael House’s Dry Summer found stakes company on the Del Mar turf course to his liking, rallying from fifth in the early stages, closing strongly and getting up by a neck to win the $100,000 Oaks Tree Juvenile Turf Stakes on September 5. It’s the first stakes win for 2-year-old son of Any Given Saturday, now 3-2-0-0 with earnings of $105,000. He was sold for $120,000 by Eddie Woods, Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Effie Trinket Patsy C. Symons’ Effie Trinket is two for two and a stakes winner after gamely winning Saratoga’s $100,000 Aristie Stakes by a head on August 27. The 2-year-old filly by Freud was sold for $105,000 by Everett Livestock at the 2012 OBS April Sale.  watch her under tack video

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Itsmyluckyday -  Trilogy Stables and Laurie Plesa’s Itsmyluckyday took over from fellow OBS graduate Sr. Quisqueyano (January ’11) at the top of the top of the stretch of Calder’s $100,000 Foolish Pleasure Stakes on September 15 and drew away to beat him to the wire by three lengths. It’s the second straight stakes win for the 2-year-old Lawyer Ron colt, now 5-3-1-1 with earnings of $110,600. He was sold by Eisaman Equine, Agent, for $110,000 at the 2012 OBS March Sale.  watch his under tack video

Merit Man- Bruce Chandler, Double Kee LLC & Purple Shamrock Racing’s Merit Man is two for two and a stakes winner after his 5-1/2 length victory led a 1-2-3 OBS sweep the $100,000 Tim Conway Stakes at Santa Anita. South Floyd (June ’12, March ’12) was second, with No Rachmones (March ’12) checking in third. The winner, a 2-year-old colt by With Distinction, is a two-time OBS graduate, consigned to the 2010 Fall Mixed Sale by Hartley DeRenzo Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent before they sold him for $75,000 at the 2012 April Sale. He has earned $102,000 to date. watch his under tack video

PutyourdreamsawayHerb & Ione Elkins’ Putyourdreamsaway is two for three and a stakes winner after leading a 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Calder’s $125, 000 Florida Stallion Susan’s Girl Stakes on August 25. August Sale graduates Candy Coded Kisses and Capriccio Blue were second and third. The winner, a 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Put It Back, sold for $20,000 by Southern Chase Farm (Greg and Karen Dodd), Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale, is now 3-2-1-0 and has earned $115,975. watch her under tack video

Sr. QuisqueyanoOBS graduates were 1-2-3 in Calder’s $73,800 Seacliff Stakes on August 25 as Rosa Stephany Taveras’ unbeaten  Sr. Quisqueyano romped to a 13 ¾ length win over C D Gold (June ’12) with Uptown Anthem (June ’12, April ’12, August ’11, Ocotber ’10) a half-length back in third. Now three for three, the 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by Exclusive Quality has earned $84,600 to date. He was sold for $5,500 by Thoroughstock, Agent, at the 2011 OBS Winter Mixed Sale.

Sweet Redemption - Southern Chase Farm’s Sweet Redemption made her debut in the $151,350 Ontario Debutante Stakes at Woodbine on August 11 and despite no previous experience, tracked the leaders into the stretch and then ran them down in the final strides to win her first start by a neck. Fellow OBS graduate Lady Bear (April ’12, January ’11) checked in third. Earning $90,810 for her effort, Sweet Redemption, a 2-year-old daughter of D’wildcat, was consigned by Southern Chase (Greg & Karen Dodd) to the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch her under tack video

Tree of Life West Point Thoroughbreds’ Tree of Life is two for two and a stakes winner after a three quarter length victory in the $100,495 Barretts Juvenile Stakes at Fairplex Park on September 16. The 2-year-old Lion Heart colt was sold for $60,000 by Hunter Valley Farm at the 2011 OBS August Sale. He has earned $97,550 to date.

Unhedged – Klaravich Stables Inc. & William H. Lawrence’s Unhedged is three for three and a stakes winner after taking the lead turning for home in the $100,000 Presque Isle Debutante Stakes on September 29 then holding off the late charge of fellow OBS grad Tiny Bear (April ’12, August ’11, January ’11) to win by a neck. Sold for $10,000 by Summerfield, Agent For Westbury Stables, at the 2010 OBS October Sale, the 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Broken Vow has earned $114,600 to date.

 

Up and Coming: 

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ArchwarriorAlto Racing LLC’s Archwarrior had little trouble living up to his advance billing, pulling away in the stretch of Saratoga’s third race on August 30 and winning his debut by 3-1/4 lengths over fellow OBS graduate Malachite (April ’12). After tracking the early leaders down the backstretch, the 2-year-old son of Arch moved up on the turn, hit the front after turning for home and finished six furlongs under a hand ride in 1:10 flat. He was sold for $375,000 by Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch his under tack video

Best WarriorYukio Baba’s Best Warrior got his career off on the right foot on November 10, scoring in an $87,500 maiden race at Kyoto Racecourse in Japan in his first trip to the post. Narvick International purchased the 2-year-old colt by Majestic Warrior for $400,000 out of the Harris Training Center consignment at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Unlimited Budget - It took Repole Stables’ Unlimited Budget until November 9 to get to the races, but it was well worth the wait. The 2-year-old Florida-bred Street Sense filly took charge of a $67,000 one mile maiden special weight test at Aqueduct after half a mile, then opened up down the lane and scored by 9-1/2 lengths. She brought $475,000 when sold by breeder Ocala Stud at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video

Capo BastoneEclipse Thoroughbreds Partners’ Capo Bastone had one horse beaten after a quarter, but came outside after turning for home and ran by the rest of the field of nine and was up to win his debut in an August 4 maiden special weight test at Del Mar by a neck. The 2-year-old colt by Street Boss was sold for $175,000 by de Meric Sales, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch his under tack video

A Shin Summit – Eishindo Inc.’s A Shin Summit took charge of his first trip to the post right out of the gate and led all the way, breaking his maiden at Kyoto Racecourse in Japan on October 21 by 2-1/4 lengths and earning $88,607. The 2-year-old Florida-bred colt by Montbrook was sold for $470,000 by Ocala Stud, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale.   watch his under tack video

Z Big Apple – Zayat Stables, LLC’s Z Big Apple scored at first asking in a 5-1/2 furlong Santa Anita maiden special weight test on October 20, tracking fellow OBS graduate Russdiculous (June ’12) before catching and passing him in the final furlong and winning by three quarters of a length, with Najran Breeze (April ’12, August ’11) competing an OBS trifecta. The winner is a 2-year-old colt by Malibu Moon, and was sold for $250,000 by Paul Sharp, Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Imwiththeblonde – Hronis Racing LLC’s Imwiththeblonde went to the lead at Santa Anita in a 5-1/2 furlong maiden special for fillies on October 21 and led all the way, scoring by 4-1/2 lengths over fellow OBS graduate Lady Rosamond (April “12, August ‘11). A 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Montbrook, Imwiththeblonde was sold for $190,000 by breeder Ocala Stud at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video

Super Ninety Nine – Tanma Corporation’s Super Ninety Nine scored at first asking in a maiden special weight test at Santa Anita on October 7, easing away down the lane to win by a length and a quarter. The 2-year-old colt by Pulpit was sold by Sequel Bloodstock (Becky Thomas), Agent, for $260,000 at the 2012 OBS June Sale. watch his under tack video

Fly Again – Windmill Manor Farm’s Fly Again was overlooked at 25-1 in her debut in the seventh race at Belmont on September 8 and trailed the field after a quarter mile of the $68,000 seven furlong maiden special on the turf course. But the 2-year-old daughter of Fusaichi Pegasus, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, to the 2012 OBS April Sale, circled the field, made the lead in the final sixteenth and drew off to a 2-1/2 length victory. watch her under tack video

Fly Bye PomeroyAt Saratoga on July 30, Blue Devil Racing Stable’s Fly Bye Pomeroy came from off the pace to win a maiden special by a length in his first try. The Florida-bred colt by Pomeroy was consigned to OBS March by Scanlon Training Center, Agent. watch his under tack video

Indiano JonesJohn C. Oxley’s Indiano Jones put the lessons learned in a troubled debut to good use in an August 19 maiden special test at Woodbine, staying close to the lead before taking charge a furlong from home and reporting home a handy winner by a length and a quarter. The A.P. Indy colt was sold for $425,000 by Hartley/DeRenzo Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent at the 2012 OBS March Sale.  watch his under tack video

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Jocosity - The dictionary defines jocosity as “joking  or jesting” and his backers laughed all the way down the stretch as Let’s Go Stable’s Jocosity rolled to an eight length victory in a maiden special at Saratoga on August 3. After pressing a wicked pace in :21 3/5 and :44 4/5, the bay colt by Sharp Humor took over and extended his lead with every stride, stopping the timer in a quick 1:02 4/5 for the 5-1/2 furlong maiden special weight test for two-year-olds. Sold for $210,000 by W.D. North Thoroughbreds, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale, the stakes placed son of Sharp Humor is now 3-1-2-0 and has earned $90,576. watch his under tack video

Kinz Funky MonkeyAlways Believe Inc.’s Kinz Funky Monkey pressed the pace in a $71,400 Del Mar special weight test on September 1, took the lead in the final sixteenth and won by a neck. It was the second start for the 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of The Green Monkey, who brought $82,000 when sold by Hartley/DeRenzo Thoroughbreds at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch her under tack video

MechayaDoubledown Stables, Inc.’s Mechaya zipped 5-1/2 furlongs in 1:03 flat to win her debut by two lengths in a Del Mar maiden special on August 10. The 2-year-old daughter of City Zip was sold for $240,000 by Wavertree Stables, Inc. (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale. She picked up a check for $42,000 for her effort. watch her under tack video

Read the ProposalKlaravich Stables Inc. and William H. Lawrence’s Read the Proposal took the lead at the break of a mile and a sixteenth maiden special weight test on the turf at Saratoga on August 11 and improved his position from there, rolling to an 8-1/2 length victory. It was the first start for the 2-year-old colt by Read the Footnotes, sold for $135,000 by Sequel Bloodstock (Becky Thomas), Agent, at the 2012 OBS April Sale. watch his under tack video

Scarlet Strike- John Carver, Jerry Hollendorfer & Green Smith’s Scarlet Strike stretched out to a mile in a $71,750 maiden special weight test at Del Mar on September 2, rallied between horses in the final sixteenth and won by half a length. The 2-year-old Smart Strike filly was sold by Casse Sales, Agent, at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video

Summer of Fun - Bona Venture Stables’ 2012 OBS March graduate Summer of Fun is enjoying the season at Saratoga, scoring by a neck in her second start in a 1-1/16 mile maiden special weight race on the grass on August 25. A 2-year-old daughter of Include, she brought $95,000 when purchased out of the Wavertree Stables consignment. watch her under tack video

Toasting– West Point Thoroughbreds’ Toasting stretched out to a mile in the first race at Belmont on September 8, and the 2-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Congrats closed from off the pace and won the $73,000 maiden special weight test going away by three quarters of a length. She was sold by Eddie Woods, Agent, for $175,000 at the 2012 OBS March Sale. watch her under tack video

Top Tier Lass - Let’s Go Stable’s Top Tier Lass ran off and hid in a 5-1/2 furlong turf test at Saratoga on July 30, winning by seven lengths in a quick 1:03 1/5. The daughter of Street Boss was sold at the 2012 OBS March Sale for $60,000 by Halcyon Hammock Farm, Agent. watch her under tack video

Truly MarieIke and  Dawn Thrash’s Truly Marie, a solid fourth in her July debut, went to the lead in Del Mar’s seventh race on August 19 and never looked back, opening a big lead before cruising home to a one length victory. The 2-year-old filly by Hard Spun ran 5-1/2 furlongs in 1:03 flat in the maiden special weight test. She was sold for $50,000 by Four Star Sales, Agent for Glencrest Farm LLC, at the 2011 OBS August Sale.