Edited from a Keeneland report
A son of 1997 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Silver Charm brought a top price of $270,000 during Monday's session of Keeneland's September Yearling Sale.
Kenneth L. and Sarah K. Ramsey bought the dark bay or brown colt out of Pub Crawler, by Majestic Light. Stonereath Farm, Inc., agent, sold the colt, who is a half-brother to stakes winner Co Twining Niner.
Silver Charm's first foals are 2-year-olds this year.
Keeneland sold 285 horses during Monday's session for $12,305,000, an average of $43,175 and a median of $30,000.
During the corresponding session last year, 276 horses brought $10,528,400, an average of $38,146 and a median of $30,000.
With seven of 12 sessions complete, 1,690 horses have been sold for $247,770,500, an average of $146,610 and a median off $75,000.
At this point in the sale last year, 1,710 horses had been sold for $188,801,100, an average of $110,410 and a median of $60,000.
The sale continues through Saturday.Seventh Session Comparison
No. Sold: 285
Average Price: $43,175
Median Price: $30,000
No. Sold: 276
Average Price: $38,146
Median Price: $37,000Cumulative Comparison (First Seven Sessions)
No. Sold: 1,690
Average Price: $146,610
Median Price: $75,000
No. Sold: 1,710
Average Price: $110,410
Median Price: $60,000Results From Keeneland