The following is a release from the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company:
Hip No. 316, a colt by Cahill Road consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent worked an eighth of a mile in :10 2/5, the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's March Sale of Selected 2-Year-Olds in Training. The colt is out of Blockbuster Lady, a half sister to stakes winner Lady Blockbuster.
Two youngsters shared honors for the fastest quarter mile of the session, stopping the timer in :21 3/5. Hip No. 245, a colt by Wild Zone out of stakes-placed Twist the Facts, is consigned by Ricky Leppala, Agent. Starkris, Hip No. 363, is a colt by Star de Naskra consigned by Eisaman Equine, Agent.
The fastest three eighths of the session was turned in by Hip No. 409, a colt by Sir Cat consigned by Mark Casse, Agent, who covered the distance in :34 3/5. The colt is out of Flying Cloud, a full sister to graded winner Plenty of Grace and champion Soaring Softly.
The session's other highlights included three eighths in :34 4/5 by Hip No. 304, Dawn's Creek, a colt by Storm Creek out of Battle at Dawn, a half sister to graded winner Petrouchka, also consigned by Casse.
Hip No 301, One Tough Note, a half brother to stakes winner Afternoon Affair by Judge T C, consigned by Gabriel Dixon, Agent, worked a quarter in :21 4/5 as did Hip No. 378, a filly by Mr. Greeley out of stakes winner Due Bill, consigned by Hartley De Renzo Thoroughbreds LLC.
Four youngsters worked an eighth in :10 3/5 during the session. Hip No. 278, Violent Storm, a colt by Storm Creek consigned by Farnsworth Farms; Hip No. 332 Double My Prospect, a colt by Allen's Prospect consigned by Nick De Meric, Agent; Hip No. 379, Fresh Water, a colt by Canyon Creek (IRE) consigned by Woodside Ranch, Agent; Hip No. 399, a Valid Expectations colt consigned by Niall Brennan Stables, Agent.
The March Sale is scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday, March 20 and 21, beginning the day after the OBS Day of Champions race card on Monday, March 19.
As always, all workouts were videotaped and will be available for viewing at the sales grounds and for in-room viewing at Steinbrenner's Ramada Inn, The Courtyard by Marriott and the Ocala Hilton, plus lobby viewing will be available at the Holiday Inn. Under Tack Show results will be posted in the OBS web site at http://www.obssales.com approximately one hour after the conclusion of each session. In addition Under Tack results, the OBS web site includes sales results, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers. E-Mail should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. For catalogs or more information regarding the OBS Championship Stakes, March Sale or OBS web site, please call (352) 237-2154.