Nicklaus Way by Bluegrass Cat adds black type for new connections 07/20/2014 Stakes placed Nicklaus Way was claimed last out by Maggi Moss. Running back in the Don Bernhardt Stakes at Ellis Park, he was third. He has earned a total of $175,531 to date.
2 year old colt Posse Dreamin breaks his maiden at Monmouth 07/19/2014 Two year old Posse Dreamin has been knocking on the door with 2 second in his first two starts. He edged clear at Monmouth to break his maiden in a MSW in his third out. He is not only a homebred, for Edwin T Broome, he is also trainer by his owner/breeder. He has already earned over $50,000.
2 year old filly Champion Risk wins at Del Mar 07/19/2014 Teo year old Champion Risk pressed the pace, took over and went on to win by over 3 lengths in her second start. She was claimed out of the race by KM Racing. We wish her new connections all racing luck.
SW REDGRASS CAT by Bluegrass Cat takes allowance in Louisiana 07/18/2014 A stakes winner at 2, three year old colt REDGRASS CAT stalked the pace and then responded to clear the field by 6 under the wire at Louisiana Downs. He has earned $118,224 for owner/breeder Paul J Rigali Jr.and Sheltowee Farm.
2 year old Pomeroy colt Punchyourlites out breaks his maiden at Arlington 07/18/2014 Two year old colt, Punchyourlitesout came three wide and sprinted clear to break his maiden at Arlington in his second start. He is a homebred for Larry Rivelli & Richard Ravin (IL).
2 year old Miss Amalita by Pomeroy stakes placed at Gulfstream 07/13/2014 Back sprinting on the dirt,Miss Amalita rallied to be third in the Cassidy Stakes. She missed second by a nose. She has earned $52,285 in 4 starts for owner Amalio Ruiz Lozano, Sostenes Ruiz & Ramiro Rosas-Medina and breeder Amalio Ruiz Lozano.
Athelstane by Bluegrass Cat won for the second time in a row 07/12/2014 Once he found the winner's circle in a MSW, three year old Athelstane wanted to visit it again and he did by scoring in his first allowance condition race at Penn National. He has earned over $50,000 for his owner Ivy Dell Stud.
2 YO Gotta Get Paid by Pomeroy takes MSW 07/10/2014 Two year old colt Gotta Get Paid ran second first out at Santa Anita and wired the field in his second start, despite a stumble at the start, this time at Indiana Grand. He is owned by McLaughlin Stables and was bred by Jean White & Brambly Lane Farm.
All Her Glory breaks her maiden Ellis 07/06/2014 Two year old filly All Her Glory, a homebred for Bernard G Schaeffer, pressed the pace and then took over to win in her second start.
Cat With A Twist by Bluegrass Cat wins MSW 07/04/2014 CAT WITH A Twist stalked the early pace, shifted into the four path in the far turn, took over and drew off late in the stretch to win by over 5 lengths. He is owned by the Buttonwood Group and was bred by Kinsman Stud.
John's Island by Posse wins again! 07/03/2014 JOHN'S ISLAND won again this time in 2X allowance company at Belmont. He is owned by John Confort & Albert Weis and was bred by Edition Farm. He flew home from last down the lane to win going away by 2 1/2 lengths. He has upped his earnings to $126,600.
4 winners for Pomeroy - coast to coast 06/29/2014 Fly Bye Pomeroy at PARX
Cuentos and Pom Pom Power at Calder
Hanna No Sir at Santa Anita
What a day! 3 winners and a stakes placed horse for Bluegrass Cat 06/29/2014 Five year old mare Made Up, added black type to her page, running third in the Lighthouse S. at Monmouth. This mare has earned over $275,000 for her connections with a record of 30 Starts :9 Firsts, 8 Seconds, 6 Thirds and now black type. She is owned by Gunpowder Farms LLC and was bred by Nardelli, Markcrow, Lander & Clarke & Hundley.
Winners were 2 year old colt Blue Dancer in a MSW at Northlands Park, Catch the Blues who broke his maiden in a MSW at Delaware Park and Blue Line Cat who won at Oaktree Pleasanton.
Multiple stakes placed Nicklaus Way by Bluegrass Cat wins at Churchill 06/28/2014 Nicklaus Way slipped through a hole and cleared to win a $50,000 claiming race at Churchill. He was claimed from the race by Maggi Moss and will be trained by Thomas Amoss. Maybe we will see him in Saratoga.
Two year old Platinum Patty wins debut 06/28/2014 Platinum Patty wired the field in her debut winning as she pleased in a MSW at Evangeline Downs.She is owned by Charles A Castille Jr and was bred by J Adcock & Lon Baronne.
Horatio by Posse wins an allowance at Belmont with ease 06/28/2014 HORATIO by Posse has come into his own as a 4 year old. He pulled himself to the lead in an allowance race at Belmont and won off by over 6 lengths. He has earned $132,400. Bred by Dr Jerry Bilinski & Jennifer Contessa, he is now owned by Pasquale Hudson.
Zamquick by Pomeroy won as she pleased at Churchill 06/23/2014 Five year old mare Zamquick has been knocking on the door and this time she wired the field and won off as she pleased by 7 lengths. She is owned by Whisper Hill Farm and was bred by Arlene M. Powell.
2 YO Story to Tell by Bluegrass Cat 2nd in stakes at Santa Anita 06/23/2014 Two year old colt Story to Tell, won at first asking last month and ran back in stakes company to earn black type. He was bumped at the start but came on well to be second. He is owned by Cecil N Peacock and was bred by James B Malcolm.
Bluegrass Cat has 2 stakes placed at Woodbine 06/22/2014 Two year old Honkeytonk Man overcame severe trouble at the start to willingly place second in the Victoria S sprinting 5 furlongs on the Poly. He is owned by D Rowbotham and Partners and was bred by Blue Devil Racing Stable LLC.
On the same day at the same track, Multiple Graded Stakes Placed Go Blue Or Go Home ran second in the Ontario Jockey Club S for owners Jim and Susan Hill for whom he has earned $365,595. He came wide and lost by a neck at the wire. He is trained by Reade Baker and interestingly, his rider does not carry a whip.
Geaux Mets by Posse adds a win at Monmouth 06/22/2014 With 4 wins in 9 starts, stakes placed Geaux Metsis winning at almost a 50% clip. He won today with some ease at Monmouth. He seems at home there, at Belmont, at Aqueduct and at PARX. He has earned $138,940. He is owned by Gold Square LLC and was bred by Catherine Flanagan in NY.
Pomeroy's Package breaks maiden at Monmouth 06/21/2014
A Patricia A Generazio homebre, POMEROY'S PACKAGE, stalked the leaders early and edged closer three wide in between horses around the turn. He hit the front at the head of the straight and resisted rivals to the wire to won a MSW AT Monmouth.
Good Feng Shui by Pomeroy wins at Delaware Park 06/17/2014 Good Feng Shui wired the field going 5 furlongs on the turf and won off by over 5 lengths. He has earned $228,828 in a career with 8 wins, 5 seconds and 6 thirds. He was claimed out of this race and we wish his new connections the best of luck.
Blue Danube Waltz by Bluegrass Cat wins in allowance company 06/17/2014 Blue Danube Waltz dueled, dropped back and then came on again to win in allowance company at Suffolk Downs. He is owned by May May Stables and was bred by Farfellow Farms LTD. & Taylor Made Stallions. He has 3 wins, 3 seconds and 3 third in 19 starts.
Lake Drive South wins at Gulfstream 06/16/2014 3 year old colt Lake Drive South got up late to win at Gulfstream. He is a homebred for Dierdre T Marsh,
Across town at Calder, Cuentos broke her maiden with some ease for her owner Golbal Thoroughbred and Equine Thoroughbred Group. She has been knocking at the door with 3 seconds.
Ol Army by Posse scores his 4th win 06/16/2014 A homebred for Roger S Braugh Jr, Ol Army by Posse came wide and edged clear to take and allowance race at Penn National. He has earned $172,310.
On the same day at Fort Erie, 8 year old gelding Catch the Posse won for 10th time for his owner/trainer Jennifer Davis.
Bluegrass Cat to shuttle to Uruguay 06/16/2014 Bluegrass Cat will shuttle from his base at Rockridge Stud in Hudson, N.Y., to Norman Fox's Haras Lacala in Uruguay for the upcoming Southern Hemisphere breeding season.
The 11-year-old by Storm Cat--She's a Winner, by A.P. Indy, currently stands for a $7,500 fee. Bluegrass Cat has been New York's leading sire by number of winners and progeny earnings since moving to the Empire State in 2012.
MSW PRETENSION by Bluegrass Cat wins at Belmont 06/15/2014 MSW PRETENSION won a hard fought battle to the wire going a flat mile at Belmont. He was engaged almost from the gate but edged away to win. With the win, he raised his earnings to $175,017. He was bred by Sequel Thoroughbreds LLC & A Lakin. He was claimed out of the race and we wish his new connections all the best.
Parody by Posse takes AOC at Delaware Park 06/12/2014 6 year old gelding, Parody stalked the pace in second and then motored to the lead to take an AOC at Delaware Park. He upped his earnings to $126,969. He is owned by Midwest Thoroughbreds and was bred by Don & Pam Mattox.
Athelstane by Bluegrass Cat scores in MSW 06/12/2014 PA Bred Athelstane owned by Ivy Dell Stud overcame a bump in the stretch to prevail in a MSW at Penn National. He has been knocking on the door and not been off the board in 4 starts. He was bred by Russell Jones.
Pomeroy's Rubysandpearls tearing up the track at Finger Lakes 06/10/2014 Rubeysandpearls has 4 starts this year at Finger Lakes with 3 wins and a second. He has banked $110,909. He was bred by David Cassidy and is owned by Ana G Soto.
Bluegrass Cat youngster fastest 1/4 at OBS June 06/10/2014 Turning in the fastest breeze at a quarter of a mile was hip No. 2, a son of Bluegrass Cat who traveled the distance in :20 4/5 for consignor Double Jak LLC, agent.
The bay colt is out of the unraced Seeking the Gold mare Radiating, a half sister to grade I winner Boistrous.
Another 2 YO for Pomeroy 06/07/2014
MISS AMALITA (f, 2, Pomeroy-Fort Carillon, by Runaway Groom) has been knocking on the door and switched from dirt to turf at Gulfstream, she gained the front in the shadow of the wire to win by a neck going. She has earned $45,310 owner Amalio Ruiz Lozano, Sostenes Ruiz & Ramiro Rosas-Medina and breeder Amalio Ruiz Lozano (FL).
On the same day Lil Barbie Doodle won at Emerald Downs
Bluegrass Flash splashes to win at Belmont 06/06/2014 Bluegrass Flash out of Patricia Generazio's wonderful mare To Marquet, broke his maiden with ease at Belmont at a mile on the sealed track when the race came off the turf. He has been knocking on the door and has earnings already of $75,000.
2 year old Pom Pom Pistol romps in his second start 06/02/2014 Third first out, Pom Pom Pistol wired the field at Presque Isle Downs in his second start and drew off in a romp. He is owned by horseman Clyde Rice and was bred by Doug Mathews. Watch for this one!
J B Ryder by Bluegrass Cat takes the Anka Germania Stakes at Gulfstream 06/01/2014 Bluegrass Cat progeny had a good day. SW and multiple stakes placed E B RYDER came wide to take the Anka Germania Stakes at Gulfstream and raise her earnings to $269,841 for owner Miller Racing LLC and breeder Farnsworth Stables. This is her fifth win! In addition, Bluedacious won at Arlington (earnings now over $200,000)and Lily`s Jackie Boy won at Louisiana Downs.
Bruvver Max by Posse wins for the second time in a row 05/30/2014 A homebred 4 year old colt for Al J Horton, Bruvver Max won again at Prairie Meadows. He prompted the pace and then took over to win easily by over 4 lengths. He started off 2014 slowly at Oaklawn but has since returning to Prairie Meadowsm he has 2 seconds and 2 wins in his last 4 starts.
Flying Posse wins at Belterra 05/29/2014 Flying Posse won at the newly named Belterra Park earning his 10th win from 39 starts. He has $228,520 in earnings and also 10 seconds and 7 thirds to his name. He has been in the money 27 times! He is owned by Billy Donna and Justin Hays and was bred by Fares Farm.
Upward by Posse wins at Belmont by 6 05/26/2014 Posse's son, Upward (whose dam is named Ceiling) wired the field at Belmont, winning off by 6 lengths. He has earned $122,897 for his connections. He was claimed from this race and his new owner is S and P Stables. We wish them continued luck with him.
Posse SW APPREHENDER 2nd in the Prairie Express S 05/25/2014 SW APPREHENDER adds even more black type running second in the Prairie Express at Prairie Meadows. The 5 year old stakes winning Posse gelding made his first 2014 start count with a win in the King Cotton S at Oaklawn. He is owned by Dream Farm,LLC and was bred by Jayeff B.Stables. He has earned over $425,000 for his connections.
Here come the Bluegrass Cat 2 year olds! 05/25/2014 Bluegrass Cat two year old colt STORY TO TELL Won his first start in a hand ride at Santa Anita. Coming in a length and a half behind him was Gotta Get
Paid by Pomeroy. He is owned by Cecil N Peacock and was bred James B Malcolm (KY).
Cay to Pomeroy wins 2 in a row 05/24/2014 CAY TO POMEROY has now won back to back races, this time wiring the field in an allowance race at Finger Lakes. He is owned by Island Wind Racing and was bred by Frank Bertolino (NY). Chris J Englehart is his trainer. He has earned a tick under $175,000 for his connections.
P G Rating by Pomeroy wins MSW in his first out 05/18/2014 P G Rating came from off the pace to break his maiden at Prairie Meadows first time out of the gate. He is owned by Midwest Thorougbreds and was bred by Big C Farm.
John's Island by Posse wins back to back at NYRA 05/18/2014 JOHN'S ISLAND ran back in allowance company at Belmont following his MSW win at Aqueduct. He had a great deal of shuffling around during the course of the race, but nailed the leader at the wire to win. He is owned by John Confort & Albert Weis and was bred by Edition Farm (NY). He has earned over $80,000.
Posse's daughter Chortle wins again 05/17/2014 Posse's daughter stakes placed Chortle scored an AOC at Arlington Park, her 5th win. She was bred by Mr. & Mrs. Harvey L. Vanier who still own part of her. Trained by Brian Williamson, she has earned over $168,000.
Riot Squad by Posse wins easily at Penn National 05/15/2014 Riot Squad won ridden out at Penn National, his second win in 6 starts. He was bred by Thomas McClay and has a new owner out of this race, Strawberry Hill.
GSW Go Blue Or Go Home by Bluegrass Cat 3rd in the Virgil G3 at Woodbine 05/12/2014 Go Blue Or Go Home, whose rider did not carry a whip, finished determinedly to be third in the Virgil S. G 3. He has earned $347,005 for his owners Jim and Susan Hill. He was bred by Morgan's Ford Farm & Winstar Farm. On the same day at Santa Anita, Nazareth won a $75,000 maiden claiming race rallying 4 wide in the stretch. She is owned by BG Stable and Hector Palma and was bred by A. Stevens Miles, Jr.
Ocean Bertie by Posse romps at Churchill 05/11/2014 Ocean Bertie came out into the 4 path and drew off to win a $50,000 claiming race at Churchill. She has earned $190,826 for her original owners. She was claimed in this race by Mike Maker for Scarlet Stable.
Homebred Bruvver Max wins as he pleases in allowance company at Prairie Meadows 05/09/2014 Bruvver Max blew the doors off at Pairie Meadows wiring an allowance field and romping to the wire to win by over 9 lengths. He is a homebred for Al J. Horton.
Ella's Top Cat breaks his maiden in a MSW at Penn National and Bluegrass Flash a good second at Belmont 05/09/2014 Ella's Top Cat (f. 3, Bluegrass Cat - Makeout Session, by Cherokee Run)came wide to break his maiden going away in a MSW at Penn National. He is owned by Ella Mae Chisum and was bred by Fred W. Hertrich III & John D. Fielding. In a MSW at Belmont, Bluegrass Flash ran a game second. Watch for him next out.
Pryce`s Posse cruises to his 6th win 05/06/2014 Pryce`s Posse is pushing $250,000 in earnings for his owner Andrew Sulley and breeder Paragon Farms, LLC. He won off easily at PARX coming wide in his 39th start. In addition to his 6 wins, he has 9 seconds and 5 thirds.
Phil's Wildcat by Bluegrass Cat deadheats in a MSW 05/06/2014 Phil's Wildcat broke his maiden third time out in a deadheat in a MSW at Moutaineer. He is owned by Allied Racing Stable, LLC and was bred by Stillmeadow Farm LLC & Dr. Steve Conboy.
Pomeroy has a good day at the races with 2 winners 05/04/2014 RED POM POM broke his maiden in her last start and found the winner's circle again next out. He wired the field in allowance company at Calder. He is owned by Sherry Racing, Inc. and was bred by Mr. & Mrs. Frank D Yates Jr.
At Belmont, CAY TO POMEROY also wired the field for his owners Island Wind Racing and breeder Frank Bertolino. He has earned $162,347.
Made Up by Bluegrass Cat won an AOC at Pimlico 05/04/2014 MADE UP won for the second time in a row and this time in AOC by over 8 lengths.She has a total of 9 wins to her credit and has earned over $250,000 for her connections. She is owned by Eric Fral and was bred by Nardelli, Markcrow, Lander & Clarke & Hundley.
Rprettyboyfloyd, already graded stakes placed, breaks his maiden 05/03/2014 Bluegrass Cat three year old Rprettyboyfloyd took on tough
company early, including a debut second to Bayern (Offlee Wild). He tried again in the GII San Vicente S and earned a graded stakes placing. Taking
on the big boys again last time out, the dark bay was
sixth to some of the best sophomores in the country in
the GI Santa Anita Derby. In a MSW at Santa Anita, he got up in the stretch to wear down his rivals and break his maiden. He has already earned over $100,000 for owner Karl Pergola and breeders Jeff Amling & Bluegrass Farm
Exquisite Lady by Posse wins in allowance company 04/30/2014 A homebred for Dana Waier, Exquisite Lady by Posse was much the best in an allowance race at Fairmount Park winning off by over 6 lengths.
Declan's Cat by Bluegrass Cat wins MSW in La. 04/27/2014 Declan's Fast Cat broke his maiden at Evangeline Downs in a MSW. He stalked the pace, cleared and went on for the win. He is owned by Whisoering Oaks Farm and was bred by Dixiana Farms LLC (KY).
CELTIC KATIE by Posse wins the Geisha at Pimlico 04/27/2014 Celtic Katie took the rail root to a victory by over 5 engths in the Geisha S at Pimlico. She has multiple stakes placings, but this is her first stakes win.She has earned $198,835 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
John's Isalnd by Posse wins MSW by over 7 lengths at Aqueduct! 04/27/2014 JOHN'S ISLAND (g, 3, Posse-Morning Gallop) was hustled to the lead, he battled in between horses and raced in the clear by the top of the lane and drew off late and scored by 7 1/4 lengths. He is owned by John Confort & Albert Weis and was bred by -Edition Farm (NY).
In the Fairway gains another stakes win 04/20/2014 Multiple SW IN THE FAIRWAY drew off to win the Confucious Say S at Charles Town by over 4 lengths. He is a homebred for Coleswood Farm, Inc. and has earned over $300,000 for his connections.
Made Up by Bluegrass Cat wins at PARX and Big Bazinga a willing 4th in the Bluegrass G1 04/13/2014 Made Up won again at PARX and pushed her earnings over $230,000. She is owned E and G Stable and was bred by Nardelli, Markcrow, Lander & Clarke & Hundley. She spurted clear along the rail to win by 3 1/2.
At Keeneland graded stakes placed Big Bazinga was a willing 4th in the Bluegrass G1 after a slow start.
Horatio by Posse gets the job done at Aqueduct 04/12/2014 Hoartio has been knocking on the door long enough to have earned over $88,000, but today was his day. He went off the favorite, made the lead and held it without trouble to break his maiden. He is owned by Pasquale Hudson and was bred by Dr. Jerry Bilinski and Jennifer Contessa.
Blue Ballerina wins at Aqueduct 04/07/2014 Blue Ballerina slipped slightly at the break but recovered,was asked and went right to the lead and stayed there. She is owned by Blooming Graciously Stable and Ourbestpal Stable, LLC and was bred by WinStar Farm, LLC.
Posse gets two winners 04/06/2014 Upward won at Aqueduct pushing his earnings over $100,000 and Dusterino won at Penn National. His earnings stand over $167,000.
E B RYDER stakes placed and 2 additional winners for Bluegrass Cat 04/06/2014
SW E B RYDER, winner of the Frances Genter S, was second in the Pleasant Acres Stallions Distaff Turf at Tampa Bay. She fanned wide but was impeded close to the wire and placed second. She has earned over $209,000 for her connections owner Miller Racing and breeder Farnsworth Stables LLC.
On the same day Bluegrass Genius broke her maiden easily by over 4 lengths in a MSW at Calder for owner Regina Racing Inc and breeder International Equities Holding Inc. Also a winner in Florida was I Cat owned by James O'Connor & Kathleen O'Connell and bred by Mark Raney. He won at Tampa.
Buttercup Bay by Bluegrass Cat wins MSW at Tampa 04/04/2014 Buttercup Bay rated close behind the leaders and then came on and shook clear to win in her third start. She is owned by LW XXI, LLC and bred by Casner Racing, LP.
Rodinia by Bluegrass Cat wires the field again 04/01/2014 Rodinia went right to the lead and rated and then held on well to win. She pushed her earnings just under $200,000 with her 5th win.
Possessivevibration romps at Aqueduct 03/28/2014 POSSETIVEVIBRATION (f, 3, Posse -Uno Dos, by Two
Punch) was let out a notch and romped by 5 in the third at Aqueduct. She has earned $77,720 for her connections owners Three Aces Stable LLC & Joseph Aquilino and breeders Bona Venture
Stables LLC (NY).
Flying Posse scores in an allowance going a flat mile 03/25/2014 FLYING POSSE was true to his name and wired the field going a mile in allowance company at Mountaineer. He has 37 lifetime starts with 9 wins, 10 seconds and 7 thirds and he has earned $219,120 for his owners Billy, Dona and Justin Hays. Imagine if he were a NY bred?
Bluegrass Cats busy adding blacktype 03/23/2014
SW PERCUSSION by Bluegrass Cat ran third in the G3- Excelsior S at Aqueduct. He is a Todd Pletcher trainee owned by Gary Barber and bred by B. P. Walden & Bluegrass Farm Partners. He is closing in on $500,000 in earnings. Multiple stakes placed Nicklas Way added more black type to his resume running a strong second in the Challenger Stakes at Tampa Bay. He is owned by the Lothenbach Stables and was bred by D. H. Niall & M. L. Niall. He has earned almost $150,000 for his his connections. Bluegrass Cat also had a winner in Winning Deal at PARX.
Celtic Katie second in the Conniver and a MSW at Penn National for Posse 03/23/2014
Multiple stakes placed Celtic Katie tracked 3 wide and held on for second in the Conniver S at Laurel. She is owned by Lewis Family Racing Stable and was bred by her owner. She has earned $153,685 for her connections.
At Penn National Riot Squad made his third start the charm by wiring the field and breaking his maiden in a MSW for owner/breeder Thomas McClay.
Rodinia wires the field at Aqueduct and Everydoghashisday wins too 03/17/2014 RODINIA went right to the lead and stayed there to capture a race at Aqueduct by 5 lengths. She notched her 4th win and pushed her earnings to $171,874. She is owned by her trainer Rudy Rodriguez and Andrew Gurdon and was bred by Oakbluff Stable.
Also at Aqueduct EVERYDOGHASHISDAY rallied on the inside to win in a dead heat. He is owned by Wilfred Johnson and was bred by Berkshire Stud.
Posse is sizzling ...3 winners today! 03/14/2014 Stakes placed Geaux Mets annihilated the field in an allowance race at Aqueduct winning by 6 1/4 lengths and upping his coffer to $114,500. He has 3 wins and a 3rd from 7 starts. Also at Aqueduct, Upward wired the field by 7 lengths for his connections owner Midwest Thoroughbreds and breeders Colts Neck Stables, LLC and Weisbord & Etkin. At Turfway, 8 year old mare Cha Ching Jackpot won for the 7th time in her career. She is owned by the Lou Dunn Diekemper Trust and was bred by Lou Bates.
Possetivevibration wins in a hand ride at Aqueduct 03/14/2014 Possetivevibration, f 3 (Posse - Uno Dos, by Two Punch)broke her maiden at the end of 2013 and ran back to win quite easily at Aqueduct. She has earned close to $50,000 for her owners Three Aces Stable and trainer Joseph Aquillino.
Posse colt brings $120,000 at OBS 03/12/2014 Hip 318 C Posse x Pegasus Sea picked out by Patrice Miller EQB, Inc., Agent for Joe DiRico for 120,000. The colt worked in 10 flat. Once a horse is on its short list, EQB uses gait analysis, heart measuring and other means of selection for its clients. That he was chosen is a plus for this Posse colt.
Catbird Seat by Bluegrass Cat starts out the year with a win 03/10/2014 Catbird Seat closed out 2013 breaking his maiden in a MSW at Tampa Bay and he won his first start in 2014 winning in allowance company also at Tampa. He overcame an awkward start and a wide trip to make a steady gain and prevail. He is a homebred for G Watts Humphrey Jr.
APPREHENDER adds black type 03/09/2014 5 year old stakes winning Posse gelding APPREHENDER had to run wide to get up for third in the Hot Springs S at Oaklawn. Recently he made his first 2014 start count with a win in the King Cotton S at Oaklawn. This was the second time in a row for this stakes. He has earned $280,349 for his connections, owner Dream Farm,LLC and breeder Jayeff B.Stables. His lifetime record is an impressive 15: 6 3 2
Bluegrass Cat has a winner in Japan 03/05/2014
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.
Trinniberg to Shuttle to Brazil 02/10/2014 Champion sprinter Trinniberg will shuttle to Haras Ponta Pora in Brazil for Southern Hemisphere stud duties later this year. READ MORE
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.
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.
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.
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