Sefapiano to Elite in Louisiana

Sefapiano, sire of 13 stakes winners, has been relocated to Elite Thoroughbreds near Folsom, La., where he will stand for $3,500. Sefapiano's richest stakes winner, Sefas Rose, captured seven stakes and earned $488,815. This year, his daughter, Austin's Mom has won the Affectionately (gr. III) and Rare Treat Handicaps.

A 15-year-old son of Fappiano out of grade I winner Sefa's Beauty (by Lt. Stevens), Sefapiano also is represented by a dozen stakes-placed runners. His offspring have earned $5 million. Sefapiano formerly stood at Ryder's River Ridge Farm near Natchitoches, La.