- America's Leading Third Crop Sire of 2015 by Winners & Wins
- America's 2nd-ranked Third Crop Sire by earnings - behind only Pioneerof the Nile
- First in his crop to sire a Graded SW and first to sire two Grade 1 performers
- Sire of 2015 Tremont S. winner and leading 2yo COCKED AND LOADED
- 2015 two-year-olds in training include $350,000 colt
- 2014 yearlings include $280,000 and $210,000 colts
- One of the few stallions to win stakes on dirt, turf and all-weather surfaces
- Stakes record-setter at 8 1/2f & 2nd in $750,000 CashCall Futurity (G1) at 2
- Won $1,000,000 Travers S. (G1) and $750,000 Santa Anita Derby (G1) at 3
- SW at 8f on turf in 1:32.3; 2nd $350,000 Goodwood S. (G1) on all-weather at 4
His 2015 two-year-olds in training are averaging $90,625. In November 2014, his daughter Concave sold as a race/broodmare prospect for $410,000.
Colonel John has sired 14 stakes horses, including: Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1)-3rd Colonel Joan; 1:08 3/5 Winning Colors (G3) victress Southern Honey; $160,000 auction 2YO Concave (Sorrento S.-G2, 3rd Del Mar Debutante-G1); 2015 2YO SW Cocked and Loaded, etc. Colonel John has bred at least 120 mares each year at stud, including 122 in 2014. Expect to hear more from future platoons.