Boisterous Filly Takes Maiden Special

Arcadia, CA (October 18, 2018)-Kookie Gal is another winner sired by Boisterous; increasing his commanding lead as the top freshman sire in the Golden State.

Kookie Gal is the third winner for her sire and the second maiden special winner in Southern California.

The Wachtel Stable & Gary Barber homebred daughter of Kukaluka, by Comic Strip went off as the favorite in the field of nine. She earned $30,000 for the win getting the turf mile in 1:35.97.

Tommy Town Homebred Ten Count Out Maiden Special Winner

Grantville, PA (October 10, 2018)-Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, LLC homebred filly, Ten Count Out earned her diploma with a maiden special victory going five and a half furlongs at Penn National.

Ten Count Out is by City Zip out of the stakes placed Knockout Bertie (Distorted Humor) and was bred in the bluegrass.

The filly won by over a length and has now earned $29,175 from her six starts.

Tommy Town Homebred Debuts a Smashing Winner

Arcadia, CA (September 30, 2018)-It’sjustanillusion a Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, LLC homebred juvenile filly debuted with impressive style by taking a maiden special at Santa Ania by two and three quarters lengths.

Bred in Kentucky the filly is by Uncle Mo out of Silent Fusaichi (Fusaichi Pegasus) and earned $30,000 for the win in her debut.

It’sjustanillusion, going wire-to-wire, stopped the timer in 1:11.28, “sped to the early lead, angled in and set the pace a bit off the rail, drifted in some in midstretch and won clear under a left handed crack of the whip and steady handling.”

Bella Luma Gets Win #5

Albany, CA (September 23, 2018)-Ministers Wild Cat‘s four-year-old daughter picked up win number five getting the job done in a Golden Gate Fields allowance race going a mile on the Tapeta surface.

Winning by over a length the filly earned $25,740 iin the race.

She has earned $167,775 from seventeen starts, five wins, two seconds and two thirds. Bred in California by Thomas W. Bachman, she is out of Bold Roberta, by Bold Badgett.

Ministers Wild Cat is currently the seventh ranked California sire with over $1.6 million in earnings and he was the sixth ranked 2017 California sire.

Old Topper Filly Graduates By Two Lengths

Cypress, CA (September 15, 2018)-Dannie Joe a three-year-old daughter of Old Topper graduated by two lenghts in a Los Alamitos $50,000 maiden claimer.

The filly was bred by owner Pete Gallegos and has earned $12,945 in her two lifetime starts. She is out of the Ministers Wild Cat broodmare Joe Ja.

Back-to-Back Stakes Wins for Reginella

Vancouver, B.C. (September 8, 2018)-Reginella, a Ministers Wild Cat four-year-old daughter, captured her second consecutive stakes win with a victory in the $50,000 Delta Colleen Handicap at Hastings Park.

Reginella took the August 12th Emerald Distaff by nearly three lengths in her previous outing.

Luigi Di Pietro and Diana DiPietro’s Reginella got the wire-to-wire win in 1:52.64 for the nine furlong race. She improved her record to four wins, four seconds and four thirds from twenty-one starts. Bred in California she is out of Ghost Tree, by Cahill Road and has now earned $153,291.

Freshman Sire Boisterous Gets Another Juvenile Winner

Del Mar, CA (August 26, 2018)-Freshman sire Boisterous picked up his second winner when Irish Terrier graduated in a Cal-bred maiden 50K claimer.The juvenile cruised to the front in taking the race by over two lengths.

The homebred gelding of Gary Barber has started five times showing three second place finishes and his win. Earnings are now $35,145.

California’s leading freshman sire Boisterous has sent out debut winner Six Pack Gal prior to Irish Terrier. Boisterous now has over $100,000 in 2018 juvenile earnings. Those earnings are over four times his nearest rival on the California  freshman sire list.

Ministers Wild Cat Colt Tops NorCal Sale

PLEASANTON, Calif. (Aug. 14, 2018) – A colt by Ministers Wild Cat brought a sale-topping $45,000 at Tuesday’s 2018 Northern California Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale at the Alameda County Fairgrounds.

The high-bid yearling hip 104A is out of the multiple stakes-winning Bold Badgett mare Bold Roberta and is a full brother to Golden Poppy Stakes winner Bella Luma who has earned $136,317. The colt was bred by Thomas Bachman, consigned by Harris Farms, Agent, and purchased by Michael V. Dante of Bellflower.

Reginella Takes Emerald Distaff H.

Auburn, WA (August 12, 2018)-Ministers Wild Cat four-year-old daughter captured her first stakes win with an authoritative win taking the $50,000 Emerald Distaff Handicap by almost three lengths.

After breaking sharply Reginella attended the pace before going wide on the second turn and then drew away down the lane with authority.

Luigi Di Pietro and Diana DiPietro’s Reginella got the win in 1:48.68 for the nine furlong race. She improved her record to three wins, four seconds and four thirds from twenty starts. Bred in California she is out of Ghost Tree, by Cahill Road and has now earned $131,642.

Ministers Wild Cat Sires Daylight Debuting Juvenile

Del Mar, CA (August 9, 2018)-All About Trump graduated in his debut by two and a half lengths in a Del Mar two-year-old maiden race.

The homebred colt of Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, LLC is another winner sired by Ministers Wild Cat out of All About Alex, (Afleet Alex) and earned $13,800 for his debuting win.

Ministers Wild Cat stood for $4,000 live foal in 2018 and is currently the seventh ranked California sire with year to date earnings of over $1.3 million.