Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Super Saver hip No. 263 at OBS March 2yo sale
Led by a $675,000 filly, a quintet of 2-year-olds from the first crop of Super Saver brought at least $200,000, more than 10x his stud fee of $17,500, at the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co. selected sale of 2-year-olds in training March 11.
Hip No. 263, consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Alex & Jo Ann Lieblong for the $675,000. Out of graded stakes placed Melissa Jo, by Fusaichi Pegasus, and a half sister to stakes placed Joedini, she worked a quarter on Saturday in :21 flat.
The $675,000 price was the second-highest paid for a filly at the one-day sale.
Kings Equine, agent, consigned hip No. 164, who went to Mike Ryan, agent for $325,000. The colt is out of the unraced Seeking the Gold mare Girl of Gold and is a half-brother to the stakes winner Heart Butte, by Empire Maker.
Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent sold a pair of juveniles by the WinStar stallion. Hip No. 247 went to Klaravich Stables for $250,000. The dark bay filly is out of the stakes winner Lunargal and comes from the same family as Astrology. Hip No. 293 Xavier International Bloodstock for $240,000. The bay colt is a half-brother to stakes winner Don'ttell Mommy.
Wrapping up the group is Hip No. 370, a dark bay colt consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent. Popular owners West Point Thoroughbreds purchased the Kentucky bred for $200,000.