Left eight lengths behind leaving the gate in the $400,000 My Dear Girl division of the Florida Stallion Series, Calico Bay overtook prohibitive favorite Silk Ridge near the sixteenth pole en route to a four-length victory at Calder Race Course Oct. 13. In the Florida Stallion In Reality division for males, odds-on choice Wise Answer kicked away from the field leaving the quarter pole and rolled home by a whopping 10 lengths.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2005
- FL -Bred
|Trainer||Gordon R. Potter|
|Jockey||Pedro Monterrey, Jr.|
|Breeder||Nikki Schick & Roger Schick|
|Silk Ridge View Five-Cross Pedigree||Eltish||Cox's Ridge|
|Whisper of Silk||Birdonthewire|
|Come On Joy|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Gordon Potter||Abbie Road Farm, agent||$5,200|
Karen Keen's 2-year-old Silk Ridge will seek a sweep of the Florida Stallion Series in her division when she heads to the post in the $400,000 My Dear Girl Stakes at Calder Race Course Oct. 13, the track's Calder Derby day.
The juveniles Silk Ridge and Wise Answer were romping winners of their respective divisions in the 2007 Florida Stallions Stakes at Calder Race Course Sept. 1.
|Up With the Birds|