Highlander Training Center
Highlander Training Center is proud to offer these exceptional Yearlings.
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Hip 64 - GRAY or ROAN COLT (TX)
Gray or Roan Colt, foaled January 27, 2021
(EARLY FLYER x ARCHER CITY by SILVER CITY)
Ken Carson, Retired General Manager of Valor Farms, is one of the Thoroughbred industry’s foremost pedigree authorities. Highlander Training Center is proud to offer Carson’s notes & analysis on each of the yearlings in our consignment. We hope you find this information of benefit when evaluating these Highlander-consigned yearlings.
Ken Carson Pedigree Analysis:
Gray filly by Early Flyer x ARCHER CITY, by Silver City Family 2-S
* First dam ARCHER CITY won the Two Altazano S. and placed in the Yellow Rose S., earning $117,001 in dirt sprints; she lit the board 6 times in 9 outs
*Silver City won the Dixieland S. and was 2nd in the G3 Southwest S. (both at Oaklawn Park). He is a half-brother to stakes winner ELOPE (SW and 2nd in the Gallant Bloom H.-G2), stakes winner INITIATION, and stakes winner INSPIRED (Won 6 stakes and $439,785)
*Silver City sired PROMISE ME SILVER-G3 ($486,681, won 8 stakes including the Eight Belles- G3), MR MONEY BAGS (won 10 Stakes and almost $700,000),SILVERHILL (2nd Bashford Manor S.-G3 at Churchill Downs), etc
*Family 2-S is known for its soundness and speed
*Top runners from this family include Triple Crown winner Secretariat, 2 time Arc winner Alleged, English champion Mutafaweq, Breeders Cup Mile winner Kip Deville, Belmont S.-G1 winner Palace Malice, champion female sprinter Dubai Majesty (won the BC Filly & Marewon 6 stakes, lit the board in 17 stakes), and G1 stakes winners Some Romance, Taking Risks, Personal Business, Veracious, and Vilzak