Eclipse Award champion and Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) winner Big Drama the 2014 roster at HallMarc Stallions in Ocala, Fla
Big Drama is a son of Montbrook out of Florida broodmare of the Year Riveting Drama, by Notebook. Big Drama's first crop arrived in 2013, and he was represented by a $170,000 weanling at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale. The leading Florida sire by weanling sale average ($54,000) in 2013, Big Drama will stand next season for $10,000 live foal.
A. P. Warrior, a multiple graded stakes winner by A.P. Indy—Warrior Queen, by Quiet American, is represented this year by multiple graded stakes-placed Siete de Oros, second in the Jerome Stakes (gr. II) and third in the Withers Stakes (gr. III) and five-time winner Hallie Brooks. A. P. Warrior will stand the 2014 season for $4,500 live foal.
Value Plus, a track-record setting son of Unbridled's Song—Roll Over Baby, by Rollin On Over, and a leading Florida sire, will stand for $4,500 live foal. Value Plus' stakes winner and multiple graded stakes-placed All Due Respect sold as a broodmare prospect for $550,000 at this year's Fasig-Tipton November sale.
Strong Contender, a graded stakes winner by champion Maria's Mon out of the Dynaformer mare Kopenhagen, is the sire of stakes winners Awesome Fire and Miss Da Point. A leading third-crop sire of 2012, Strong Contender will stand for $3,000 live foal.
It's No Joke, a son of Distorted Humor —It's Personal, by Personal Flag, also stands for $3,000 live foal, and was represented in 2013 by stakes-placed Stop Smiling. A $130,000 OBS March sale graduate, Stop Smiling won his career debut at Betfair Hollywood Park and finished third in the Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) at Del Mar in his second start.
Doneraile Court, by Seattle Slew out of Sophisticated Girl, by Stop the Music, is at $3,000 live foal. With progeny earnings in excess of $20 million, Doneraile Court is the sire of champions Cocoa Beach and Belmont Place and graded stakes-winning Scherer Magic.
HallMarc's Value Division features the following stallions (all standing for $2,000): Frisco Star (More Than Ready —No Mud On Me, by Great Above); Spellbinder (Tale of the Cat —Thorough Fair, by Quiet American); and Unforgettable Max (Northern Afleet —Maggy Hawk, by Hawkster).
HallMarc Stallions' 2014 Roster and Stud Fees (2013 fee)
A. P. Warrior, $4,500 ($4,500)
Big Drama, $10,000 ($10,000)
Doneraile Court, $3,000 ($1,000)
Frisco Star, $2,000 ($1,000)
It's No Joke, $3,000 ($1,000)
Spellbinder, $2,000 ($1,000)
Strong Contender, $3,000 ($3,000)
Unforgettable Max, $2,000 ($1,000)
Value Plus, $4,500 ($4,500)