Rocket Dash, c, 4, Bluegrass Cat-Unfinished Dream,
by Silver Deputy won in Japan at Kokura. He has earned $178,218 for owner Carrot Farm. He was bred by Northwest Farms LLC.
Bluegrass Cat and Posse progeny earn blacktype 02/23/2014
Bluegrass Cat's son PERCUSSION earns more blacktype 02/23/2014SW PERCUSSION by Bluegrass Cat ran second by a neck in the Stymie H. at Aqueduct. He is a Todd Pletcher trainee owned by Gary Barber and bred by B. P. Walden & Bluegrass Farm Partners. He has earned over $467,000.
At Oaklawn, Posse's daughter Chortle garnered her first blacktype running second in the Spring Fever. She was nipped at the wire by a nose for the win. She was bred by Mr. & Mrs. Harvey L. Vanier who still own part of her. Trianed by Brian Williamson, she has earned close to $168,000.
Shortbread Scotty by Bluegrass Cat wins in allowance company 02/19/2014 Shortbread Scotty, f. 4 ( Bluegrass Cat - Very Special Lite, by Majestic Light) won an allowance race at Charles Town swinging wide and getting up in late stretch. The WinStar bred filly is owned by Premier Stables Unlimited. She has earned close to $120,000 for her connections.
Maiden Rprettyboyfloyd by Bluegrass Cat now graded stakes placed in the San Vicente Stakes - Gr. 2 02/20/2014 Three year old third time starter and maiden Rprettyboyfloyd ( Bluegrass Cat - El Bank Robber, by Eltish) ran a good third in the San Vicente Stakes - Gr. 2. He broke on the slow side and had to contend with traffic. He came wide and then split horses to get up for the show. He is owned by Karl Pergola and was bred by Jeff Amling and Bluegrass Farm Partners Best Racing.
SW APPREHENDER wins King Cotton S. for the second time 02/17/2014 5 year old Posse gelding APPREHENDER came back in 2014 with a win in the King Cotton S at Oaklawn. He won this race last year too going wire to wire. This year he angled five wide to put his head in fron in the stretch and keep it there. He has earned $270,349 for his connections, owner Dream Farm,LLC and breeder Jayeff B.Stables.
Stallion Show a Great Success 02/10/2014 Thank you to everyone who came out for our stallion show! We had a wonderful day
with great weather, fantastic food, beautiful stallions, and nearly 150 patrons!
Thank you to our caterer, The Cascades, for the wonderful food!
Congratulations to our 2014 season winners from the show:
Bluegrass Cat - Sharon Blanford
D' Funnybone - John Jayko
Giant Surprise - Edward Berecky
Pomeroy - Melissa Grimm
Posse - Ed Gregory
San Pablo - Patricia Ahlschwede
Soaring Empire - Douglas Wickman
Trinniberg - Michael McPolani
We look forward to working with everyone for the coming season.
Geaux Mets stakes placed at PARX 02/09/2014 NY Bred Geaux Mets added blacktyoe to his pedigree running third in the Christopher Elser Memorial S at PARX. He loomed large in the stretch, but had to settle for third.
He broke his maiden in November at Aqueduct and won there again the next month, He is owned by Gold Square, LLC, was bred by Catherine Flanagan and is trained by David Jacobson.
First foal for SOARING EMPIRE 02/09/2014
Soaring Empire (Empire Maker--Flying Passage, by A.P. Indy) sired his first foal when In Your Eyes (Vision and Verse) produced a colt on Jan. 24. The foal was bred by Dan Bearden.
Soaring Empire won the 2011 GIII Hal's Hope S.
Celtic Katie adds blacktype to her page 01/04/2014 Celtic Katie finished willingly inside horses to run second in the Nellie Morse Stakes at Laurel. She has earned $135,685 for owner the Lewis Family Racing Stable and has now added blacktype to her page. She was bred by Fred T. Lewis DVM abd is trained by Christopher W. Grove.
MSW LAURIE'S ROCKET on the board at Oaklawn 01/19/2014 Multiple Graded Stakes Placed and Multiple Stakes Winner 5 year old LAURIE'S ROCKET showed up on the board at Oaklawn in an allowance race. He has earned over half a million for his connections owner Willis D. Horton, breeder Gulf Coast Farm and trainer D. Wayne Lukas. Last year he won the Hot Springs Stakes and ran third in the True North Handicap - Gr. 2 at Belmont, the Maryland Sprint Handicap - Gr. 3 at Pimlico and the Churchill Downs Stakes - Gr. 2