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Keeneland Sales Alumni Take Top Spots in Starlet, Rampart

December 14, 2015

LEXINGTON, KY (Dec. 14, 2015) – Keeneland sales alumni dominated Saturday’s two graded stakes: Street Fancy, Stays in Vegas and Sutton’s Smile finished 1-2-3 in the Starlet (G1) at Los Alamitos while Cali Star and Best Behavior ran 1-2 in the Rampart (G3) at Gulfstream.



Keeneland sales alumni finished 1-2-3 in the Starlet S. (G1) on 12/12 at Los Alamitos:

1- STREET FANCY, 2YO filly by Street Sense – Bold Angel ($100,000 RNA, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent) (career 3-2-0-1, $223,200) O- Agave Racing Stable; B- Hunter Valley Farm (KY); T- Philip D’Amato

2- Stays in Vegas, 2YO filly by City Zip – Double Jackpot ($40,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Cara Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- Solis/Litt) O- Jungle Racing or KMN Racing or LNJ Foxwoods; B- John McCormack (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

3- Sutton’s Smile, 2YO filly by Paddy O’Prado – Liberty’s Lyric ($40,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lisa & Tim Turney, agent; Buyer- Turnley Farms Louisiana) O- Turnley Farms Louisiana; B- Jerry Romans Jr. (KY); T- Philip D’Amato


Keeneland sales graduates ran 1-2 in the Rampart S. (G3) on 12/12 at Gulfstream:

1- CALI STAR, 4YO filly by Street Cry (IRE) – Graeme Six ($175,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Pauls Mill) (career 18-4-5-3, $215,080) O- Ben Walden Jr. and Larry Taylor; B- Besilu Stables (KY); T- Martin Wolfson

2- Best Behavior, 5YO mare by Into Mischief – Queenship ($10,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Shannondoe Farm, agent; Buyer- Nick Gonzalez) O- Miller Racing; B- James & Janeane Everatt and J. Arika Everatt-Meeuse (ON); T- Martin Wolfson


DISCREETNESS, 2YO colt by Discreet Cat – Fondness ($67,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Trackside Farm; Buyer- Victor Bernal & Doble Jak) Won $250,000 Remington Springboard Mile S. on 12/13 at Remington Park (career 5-3-0-0, $192,122) O- Xpress Thoroughbreds; B- Trackside Farm & Tenlane Farm (KY); T- William H. Fires

CASSATT, 4YO filly by Tapit – Justenufftime ($300,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mt. Brilliant Farm; B- Fox Hill Farm, agent) Won $102,300 She’s All In H. on 12/13 at Remington Park (career 12-7-1-0, $665,233) O- Fox Hill Farm; B- Mt. Brilliant Farm (KY); T- Larry Jones

VALID, 5YO gelding by Medaglia d’Oro – Grand Prayer ($500,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- John Ferguson) Won $100,000 Harlan’s Holiday S. on 12/12 at Gulfstream (career 33-11-7-6, $833,577) O- Crossed Sabres Farm; B- Edward P. Evans (VA); T- Marcus J. Vitali

VORTICITY, 2YO colt by Distorted Humor – Tar Heel Mom ($100,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Upson Downs Farm, agent; Buyer- Secure Investments) Won $100,000 Marylander S. on 12/5 at Laurel (career 3-2-0-1, $100,400) O- Matthew Schera; B- Upson Downs Farm & WinStar Farm (KY); T- James Lawrence

ROOM FOR ME, 5YO mare by Harlington – Graziella ($1,200, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Beech Spring) Won $100,000 Garland of Roses S. on 12/5 at Aqueduct (career 21-9-2-1, $423,400) O/T- David Jacobson; B- Stonebriar Stables (KY) 

BELLA PAELLA, 3YO filly by Bellamy Road – Smooth Brandy ($20,000 RNA, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Mark Toothaker, agent) Won $50,000 Useeit S. on 12/13 at Remington Park (career 10-3-3-1, $74,775) O- Jose Luis Espinoza; B- Center Hills Farm & Fred and Susan Davis (OK); T- Clinton Stuart