Headlines for Tuesday, November 11, 2008

  • Morell Joins Penn Ridge Farms Staff

    Patrick Morell has been named the new general manager at Michael Jester's Penn Ridge Farms near Harrisburg, Penn., it was announced Nov. 11.

  • Julien Leparoux after his seventh win at Churchill Downs on Nov. 11.

    Leparoux Wins 7 at Churchill; Ties Day

    Jockey Julien Leparoux equaled Hall of Fame rider Pat Day's 24-year-old record for most wins on a single card at Churchill Downs when his mount Runaway West ($12) prevailed in the eighth race Nov. 11.

  • Seeking the Gold

    Seeking the Gold Pensioned

    Major sire Seeking the Gold has been pensioned from stallion duty at the Hancock family's Claiborne Farm near Paris, Ky.

  • Checkoff Program to Benefit TCA, TRF

    When Thoroughbred owners and breeders in North America submit their foal registration applications on or after Jan. 1, 2009, they will be able to participate in a voluntary checkoff program, created and administered by The Jockey Club, which will assist two organizations that provide post-racing care for Thoroughbreds.

  • Sweet Return

    Journeyman Announces Stud Fees

    Brent and Crystal Fernung's Journeyman Stud has set stud fees for its expanded 11-horse roster for 2009.

  • Delaware Township

    Two Sires Relocated to Penn Ridge

    Twelve-year-old stallions Cat Thief and Delaware Township, both grade I winners, have arrived for stallion duty in 2009 at Mike Jester and Joe Besecker's Penn Ridge Farms near Harrisburg, Pa.

  • Bernstein

    Bernstein's Fee Upped to $27,500

    Bernstein, fourth on this year's sires of 2-year-olds list, will stand at Castleton Lyons near Lexington for $27,500.