Top Account Moves From Florida to New York's Dutchess Views Farm
Top Account is being relocated to Michael and Debra Lischin's Dutchess Views Farm in Pine Plains, N.Y., for the 2003 breeding season.The 10-year-old son of Private Account out of the stakes-winning and multiple stakes-producing mare Up the Flagpole, by Hoist the Flag, previously stood at Arthur Appleton's Bridlewood Farm in Ocala, Fla. His 2003 fee will be $3,000 live foal, down from $5,000 in 2002.Top Account has two crops of racing age, with 27 winners from 59 starters and one stakes winner, Accountable Guy, along with one stakes-placed runner. Racing from ages two to five, Top Account won 10 of 30 starts, including the King's Bishop Stakes (gr. II) over seven furlongs. He was stakes-placed five times and earned $466,819.