Sheila and Fred Mead's Classic Neel snapped to life earlier this year after trainer Kiaran McLaughlin switched her to the turf. Now the $250,000 El Corredor filly is one of the key contenders in Saturday's $100,000-added Sands Point (gr. IIIT) at Belmont Park.
Officer in Pursuit
- Chestnut Filly
- Born 2004
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Benjamin W. Perkins, Jr.|
|Officer in Pursuit View Five-Cross Pedigree||Officer||Bertrando|
|St. Helens Shadow|
|Ms Versatality||Opening Verse|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Briggs & Cromartie Bloodstock||James B. Keogh, agent||$45,000|
|Yearling||Kelli Mitchell, agent||($19,000)|
|Two-year-old||Gary Contessa, agent||Kenneth Lejeune, agent||$25,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Phipps Stable's Boca Grande kept her cool and pulled away for a 1 1/2-length victory in the $150,000 Comely (gr. II) for 3-year-old fillies at Aqueduct Saturday.
The Phipps Stable's Boca Grande is one of the favorites in the $150,000 Comely Stakes (gr. II) for 3-year-old fillies at Aqueduct April 14.