Let's Go Stable's Silent Valor made a strong four-wide move entering the stretch and ran down the leader inside the sixteenth-pole to post a 1 1/2-length victory in the $150,000 Sapling Stakes (gr. III), a six-furlong sprint for 2-year-olds on the Monmouth Park dirt.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Angel O. Montano, Sr.|
|Owner||Ol Memorial Stable and Glasscock, C. E.|
|Breeder||Mary A. Sullivan|
|Dueling Alex View Five-Cross Pedigree||Medaglia d'Oro||El Prado (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Ben McElroy, agent||Parrish Hill Farm, agent||$145,000|
|Yearling||Woods Edge Farm, agent||($170,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Seven promising 2-year-olds, led by Sanford (gr. II) runner-up Officer Ipod, will vie for supremacy in the $150,000 Sapling Stakes (gr. III) Aug. 31 at Monmouth Park.
Run Away and Hide, undefeated in two starts and entering off a victory in the May 1 Kentucky Stakes (gr. III) at Churchill Downs, tops a promising field of 2-year-old colts in the $150,000 Saratoga Special (gr. II) Aug. 14.