The legacy of the late Edward P. Evans was carried on in a big way when the 2010 Virginia-bred champions were announced by the Virginia Thoroughbred Association.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||John R. Velazquez|
|Breeder||Lazy Lane Farms, Inc.|
|Position Limit View Five-Cross Pedigree||Bellamy Road||Concerto|
|Hurry Home Hillary|
|Payable On Demand||Out of Place|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Frank Brothers, agent for Starlight Partners||Warrendale Sales, agent for Lazy Lane Farms||$55,000|
|Two-year-old||Adena Springs||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$400,000|
|Broodmare||Narvick International||Adena Springs||$700,000|
A long wait between races is in store for recent impressive 2-year-old winners.
Four of the current top 10 freshman sires of 2010 already have juvenile stakes winners. Alan Porter takes an early look at what's working with pedigree crosses for this year's 'young guns.'
Favored Position Limit improved to two-for-two in her brief career when she overpowered nine rivals in the $150,000 Adirondack Stakes (gr. II) for a five-length victory Aug. 15 at Saratoga.
Heiligbrodt Racing Stable's homebred Tristanme, graded stakes-placed in her last start, leads a field of 10 in the $150,000 Adirondack Stakes (gr. II) for 2-year-old fillies at Saratoga on Aug. 14.
Position Limit helped continue George Steinbrenner's legacy a day after Steinbrenner's death when breaking her maiden impressively at Belmont Park July 14.