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Keeneland Sales Graduates Sweep Weekend Graded Stakes

December 11, 2017

LEXINGTON, KY (Dec. 11, 2017) – Keeneland sales graduates won the weekend’s three graded stakes, led by the Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity (G1) and Starlet (G1), both preps on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1) and Kentucky Oaks (G1), respectively. At Los Alamitos on Saturday, Keeneland September Yearling Sale alumni McKinzieInstilled Regard and Solomini took the top three spots in the Futurity, while Dream Tree remained undefeated with an easy win in the Starlet. On Sunday, Leavem in Malibu prevailed by 2½ lengths in the Valedictory (G3) at Woodbine. 


Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates finished 1-2-3 in the Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity (G1) on 12/9 at Los Alamitos:

1- MCKINZIE, 2YO colt by Street Sense – Runway Model ($170,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Three Amigos) (career 2-2-0-0, $210,000) O- Karl Watson, Mike Pegram & Paul Weitman; B- Summer Wind Farm (KY); T- Bob Baffert

2- Instilled Regard, 2YO colt by Arch – Enhancing ($110,000 RNA, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- KatieRich Farms) O- OXO Equine; B- KatieRich Farms (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

3- Solomini, 2YO colt by Curlin – Surf Song ($270,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Zayat Stables) O- Zayat Stables; B- Glenna Sayler DVM (KY); T- Bob Baffert

DREAM TREE, 2YO filly by Uncle Mo – Afleet Maggi ($80,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Mike or Pat Freeny; Buyer- Michelle Redding, agent) Won Starlet S. (G1) on 12/9 at Los Alamitos (career 3-3-0-0, $270,000) O- Phoenix Thoroughbred; B- Mike & Pat Freeny (KY); T- Bob Baffert

LEAVEM IN MALIBU, 4YO colt by Malibu Moon – Leaveminthedust ($175,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent, Buyer- Future Bloodstock; $140,000 RNA, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent) Won Valedictory S. (G3) on 12/10 at Woodbine (career 12-4-2-4, $326,412) O- Gary Barber & Conrad Farms; B- William D. Graham (ON); T- Mark Casse

SILENT STING, 2YO colt by Silent Name (JPN) – Mona Mia ($150,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Elm Tree Farm, agent; Buyer- Adena Springs) Won $125,800 Kingarvie S. on 12/9 at Woodbine (career 4-2-2-0, $106,756) O- Stronach Stables; B- Phoenix Rising Farms (ON); T- Sid Attard

MS LOCUST POINT, 3YO filly by Dialed In – Whisper Number ($17,000, 2015 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent, Buyer- Barzini Syndicate; $27,000 RNA, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent) Won$100,000 Willa On the Move S. on 12/9 at Laurel (career 6-4-1-0, $198,960) O- Jim Reichenberg & Cash Is King; B- Lesley Campion (KY); T- John Servis

SPEED FRANCO, 2YO colt by Declaration of War – Nabat Seif ($170,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- GDS Racing Stable) Won $75,000 Pulpit S. on 12/9 at Gulfstream (career 2-1-1-0, $52,310) O- Grupo 7C Racing Stable; B- Ice Wine Stables (KY); T- Gustavo Delgado

MALIBU SAINT, 2YO filly by Malibu Moon – Mykindasaint ($32,000 RNA, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent) Won $75,000 Wait a While S. on 12/9 at Gulfstream (career 5-2-1-1, $81,481) O- Treadway Racing Stable; B- Jim Wells & Candy Meadows (KY); T- Michael Maker

DIAMOND OOPS, 2YO colt by Lookin At Lucky – Patriotic Viva ($42,000 RNA, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent) Won $75,000 Buffalo Man S. on 12/9 at Gulfstream (career 4-3-0-0, $133,035) O- Diamond 100 Racing Club, Schwartz, Patrick Biancone & Dunne; B- Kin Hui Racing Stables (KY); T- Patrick Biancone

TAKE CHARGE PAULA, 2YO filly by Take Charge Indy – Perfect Paula ($40,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent, Buyer- E. J. Sipus Jr.; $47,000 RNA, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- E. J. Sipus Jr.) Won $75,000 House Party S. on 12/9 at Gulfstream (career 6-4-1-0, $188,240) O- Bruce Tallisman; B- Extern Developments (KY); T- Kelly Breen

KATHY’S SONG, 3YO filly by Candy Ride (ARG) – Strawberry Sense ($210,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Stone Farm, agent; Buyer- Cromwell Bloodstock) Won $53,675 Miss America S. on 12/10 at Golden Gate (career 12-4-4-0, $141,955) O- Abbondanza Racing, Premier Racing Club & Jerry McClanahan; B- Payson Stud (KY); T- Richard Baltas