Highlander Training Center
Highlander Training Center is proud to offer these exceptional Yearlings.
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Hip 79 – Unnamed Colt (TX)
Gray or Roan Colt; foaled Feb. 10, 2022
(Competitive Edge x Factor Out, by The Factor)
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:
TX-BRED (2/10/22) Gray colt by Competitive Edge x Factor Out, by The Factor
*Competitive Edge gets his best runners out of mares from the Northern Dancer line; he has sired three Grade 3 Stakes winners bred this way.
*Competitive Edge is the sire of earners of $13,000,000 with average earnings per starter of nearly $74,000. His top performers include Ryvit (A TTA Yearling Sale graduate) that won three straight stakes races in 2023 including the Grade III Chick Lang Stakes at Pimlico.
*THE FACTOR is by WAR FRONT, the most successful son of DANZIG. Danzig sired over 100 SW's world-wide and the earners of more than $90,000,000 and counting
*Factor Out has a two-year-old by My Golden Song that should start soon
*This colt is from the powerful 8-H family which has produced champions Banshee Breeze and Awe Inspiring, Kentucky Derby winner Bubbling Over, Epsom Derby winner Motivator (GB), etc