Tactical Cat, a son of Storm Catand sire of 20 stakes winners, has been purchased by Randy Gammill for stallion duty at his Diamond G Ranch near Edmond, Okla. Twelve-year-old Tactical Cat formerly stood at the Young family’s Overbrook Farm near Lexington.
A grade I winner, Tactical Cat sired the earners of $3.3 million last year, and is represented by the earners of $1.5 million this year. His career stakes winners include graded winners Dazzle Me, On Thin Ice, and Virden. Tactical Cat, whose career progeny earnings are $11.5 million, also has sired 15 stakes-placed runners.
Tactical Cat was one of the top 2-year-olds of 1998, winning or placing in six stakes. He captured the Hollywood Futurity (gr. I) and Tremont Stakes. He earned a career total of $480,067. His first two dams, Terre Haute (by Caro) and Mia Dancer, are both stakes winners.
A fee will be announced later.