Trained by Richard Mandella, Dixie Union won seven races, including five graded stakes, in a 12-race career and earned $1,233,190. Besides the victory over high-class sprinter Caller One in the seven-furlong Malibu, Dixie Union won the 1 1/8-mile Haskell Invitational Handicap (gr. I) at Monmouth Park in August, defeating Captain Steve. As a juvenile, he won the Norfolk (gr. II), Best Pal, (gr. III) and Hollywood Juvenile Championship (gr. III) Stakes.
A son of Dixieland Band produced from the grade II-winning Capote mare She's Tops, Dixie Union descends from the female family of Fall Aspen, Timber Country, and Dubai Millenium.