Champion Afleet Alex's First Foal

Champion Afleet Alex's first reported foal is a colt born Jan. 21 at Bettina Jenney's Derry Meeting Farm near Cochranville, Pa.

Bred by Derry Meeting and Brian O'Rourke, the colt is the second foal out of the winning Tale of the Cat mare Baby Lets Cruise, who is a half-sister to grade I winner Jade Hunter.

Afleet Alex, who is by Northern Afleet  out of the Hawkster mare Maggy Hawk, was voted 2005 champion 3-year-old male after winning the Preakness (gr. I) and Belmont (gr. I) Stakes. He stands at the Beck family's Gainesway Farm near Lexington. His 2007 fee is $40,000.

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