has been bought by Tom and Jay Taylor and Truman Smith from the estate of John Franks for stallion duty at Mesa Vista Stud near Raton, N.M. His fee will be $3,000.
Precocity, who stood at Franks Farms near Ocala, Fla., won nine of 33 races and earned $1,835,798. His 14 stakes wins and placings included a victory in the Oaklawn Handicap (gr. I). Ten-year-old Precocity (Aferd--Super Startz, by Super Concorde) is the sire of stakes winner Zak's Precocious and 2004 multiple stakes-placed Zakocity.