Grand Reserve Sires First Winner

New York stakes winner Grand Reserve's first winner scores at Charles Town.

New York stakes winner Grand Reserve sired his first winner when his daughter Shes a Grand Show scored at Charles Town Sept. 4 for owner/trainer Jean L. Rofe. Shes a Grand Show won the 4 1/2-furlong race by 1 3/4 lengths in :53.08.

Bred in West Virginia by Dr. and Mrs. Calvin E. Rofe, Shes a Grand Show is the first foal out of the winning Turn West mare Show No Mercy, who is a half sister to stakes winners Mercy Me and Honorable Flight and three stakes-placed runners.

Winner of the Insubordination Stakes at Belmont Park, Grand Reserve (Theatrical—Hidden Cove, by Secret Hello) stands at Mortgage Hall Farm-Mrs. Calvin E. Rofe near Middleburg, Va. His 2011 fee was $1,000.