High Cotton
Dixie Union - Happy Tune, by A.P. Indy

FLORIDA'S REIGNING CHAMPION JUVENILE SIRE

Fee: $4,000 LFSN
High Cotton
High Cotton
Dixie Union - Happy Tune, by A.P. Indy
  • Florida's leading active General Sire of 2017 by stakes winners and stakes wins: two-time stakes winner R ANGEL KATELYNFrank Whiteley, Jr. S. winner HIGH ROLLER, stakes winner PINK COTTON, etc.
  • Florida's active Leading General Sire & Juvenile Sire of 2016
  • 27 2YO winners in 2016 - third-most in North America; $3.4 million in overall progeny earnings
  • 2016 racing: Five black type winners, including MSW R ANGEL KATELYN, stakes winners SHE'S INCREDIBLEDREAM OF ME
  • 2016 2-year-old sales progeny: $400,000 filly at OBS April and $280,000 colt at OBS March
  • Also sire of Hopeful S. [G1] & Amsterdam S. [G2] winner CURRENCY SWAP from his first crop, undefeated Saratoga Special S. [G2] winner SPURIOUS PRECISION from his second crop, and G2-placed colts TARPY’S GOAL and SPEAK LOGISTICS
  • His biggest and best-bred crop are 2-year-olds of 2017

High Cotton News

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High Cotton | 7/30/2017
High Cotton, Florida’s leading active sire of winners and by black type wins in 2017, got his latest stakes winner on July 29...
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High Cotton | 6/7/2017
R Angel Katelyn outdueled Faith N Hope to take Gulfstream Park's Liza Jane H. on Wednesday, the fifth stakes win for the 3-year-old High Cotton filly...
High Cotton | 4/2/2017
High Cotton's 3-year-old filly R Angel Katelyn racked up her third added-money win of the current Tampa Bay Downs meet with a comfortable 3 3/4-length win in Sunday's $100,000 Sophomore Fillies S...
High Cotton | 3/31/2017
Florida Fabulous, a run-away debut maiden winner on Feb. 16, backed up that stellar performance with another terrific display Friday afternoon...
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High Cotton | 2/16/2017
Florida Fabulous' maiden special weight win Feb. 16 at Gulfstream Park left her foes reeling in her wake as the 3-year-old daughter of High Cotton strolled to a 10 3/4-length victory...
High Cotton | 1/21/2017
High Cotton's 3-year-old filly R Angel Katelyn turned in another stellar performance in Saturday's $100,000 Gasparilla S., winning by 1 3/4-lengths for her third consecutive stakes victory...
High Cotton | 1/21/2017
High Roller, making his stakes debut in Saturday's $75,000 Frank Whiteley Jr. S. at Laurel Park, came away with a handy half-length win...
High Cotton | 12/4/2016
High Cotton's top 2-year-old filly of 2016 R Angel Katelyn scored her second straight stakes victory on Saturday at Tampa Bay Downs...
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High Cotton | 11/12/2016
R Angel Katelyn prevailed in her first stakes start of her career in the $100,000 Juvenile Filly Sprint S. at Gulfstream Park West...
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High Cotton | 10/1/2016
She’s Incredible blew past the favorites in mid-stretch to win the $150,000 Meadow Star division of the Florida Sire Stakes on Saturday...
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High Cotton | 8/14/2016
Zero Zee's determined stretch drive carried the 2-year-old daughter of High Cotton to victory in her first lifetime start...
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High Cotton | 8/6/2016
Dream of Me, winner of last year's $200,000 Dr. Fager S., got his second Gulfstream Park stakes win Saturday...
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High Cotton | 4/20/2016
A High Cotton filly that brought $400,000 during Day 2 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training brought abundant praise from her buyer Mike Ryan...
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High Cotton | 4/13/2016
A colt by High Cotton zipped through his 1/8-mile breeze in :09 4/5 seconds on Wednesday at the Under Tack Show for the upcoming OBS April Spring Sale...
High Cotton | 4/9/2016
April Gaze proved she was up to the task of facing stakes company on Saturday when the 3-year-old High Cotton filly scored a one-length tally in the $75,000 Sophomore Fillies S...
High Cotton | 3/15/2016
Ocala Stud’s consignment during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training included a $280,000 colt by their stallion High Cotton...
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High Cotton | 2/20/2016
Sonoma Crush kicked off his racing career in fine fashion Saturday at Fair Grounds, winning a six-furlong maiden special weight contest by 1 ¼-lengths...
High Cotton | 1/25/2016
A 2-year-old daughter of High Cotton topped the Barretts January mixed sale, selling for $55,000....
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High Cotton | 1/16/2016
Karen’s Silk powered home in the Laurel Park stretch to win the $75,000 Marshua S., giving the 3-year-old daughter of High Cotton her first stakes win...
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High Cotton | 8/8/2015
Dream of Me rallied up the inside of the Gulfstream Park stretch to capture the $200,000 Dr. Fager S. by 2 ¼ lengths on Saturday afternoon...

Race Record:

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 5 1 2 (2) 1 $ 98,120
3 8 3 (3) 1 (1) 0 $357,924
4 4 0 0 1 $6,530
Totals 17 4 (3) 3 (3) 2 $462,574

Racing Highlights

Won at 2

  • A maiden special weight race at Belmont Park (6f, defeating Rondo, Ramsgate, Noonmark, Cavallo Pazzo, Don't Park Now, Ready Eddie, Inspect, Market Force, Mr Retsof).

2nd at 2

  • Kentucky Jockey Club S.(G2) at Churchill Downs (8.5f, to Private Vow, defeating Hyte Regency, Red Raymond, Catcominatcha, Great Point, International Cat).
  • Iroquois S.(G2) at Churchill Downs (8f, to Catcominatcha, defeating Mondavi, Mr. Pinstripe, Flanders Fields, Charley Tango, Red Raymond, Laity, Right Place N Time, Testimony, Sharp Attack, Grand Survival, Brassie Prince).

Won at 3

  • Northern Dancer Breeders' Cup S. (G3) at Churchill Downs (8.5f, defeating Simon Pure, Sayhellotolarry, Admiral's Arch, Cielo Gold, Private Vow).
  • Rushaway S. at Turfway Park (8.5f, defeating Special Interest, Bear Character, New Awakening, Kings Challenge, Warrior Within, Fabled, Triptanic, In A Flash (IRE), Warwick Wonder, Mark of Success, Fidrych).
  • Sir Barton S. at Pimlico (8.5f, D, defeating Ultimate Goal, Little Cliff, Vegas Play, Ah Day, Our Peak, Sharps Island).

2nd at 3

  • Ohio Derby (G2) at Thistledown (9f, to Deputy Glitters, defeating Flashy Bull, Sacred Light, Sayhellotolarry, Tri Uimet).

 

High Cotton Generational Pedigree

Dosage Profile: DP = 7-3-10-0-0 (20) DI = 3.00 CD = 0.85
DIXIE UNION (USA)
dkb/br. 1997
DIXIELAND BAND (USA)
b. 1980
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)
b. 1961 [BC]
NEARCTIC (CAN) br. 1954
NATALMA (USA) b. 1957 *
MISSISSIPPI MUD (USA)
b. 1973
DELTA JUDGE (USA) dkb/br. 1960
SAND BUGGY (USA) gr/r. 1963
SHES TOPS (USA)
dkb/br. 1989
CAPOTE (USA)
dkb/br. 1984
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)   br. 1974 [BC]
TOO BALD (USA) dkb/br. 1964 *
SHE'S A TALENT (USA)
dkb/br. 1983
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)   b. 1970 [BC]
PAINTBRUSH (USA) dkb/br. 1977
HAPPY TUNE (USA)
ch. 1995
A.P. INDY (USA)
dkb/br. 1989
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
br. 1974 [BC]
  BOLD REASONING (USA) dkb/br. 1968
MY CHARMER (USA) b. 1969 *
WEEKEND SURPRISE (USA)*
b. 1980
SECRETARIAT (USA) ch. 1970 [IC]
LASSIE DEAR (USA) b. 1974 *
HUM ALONG (USA)
dkb/br. 1989
FAPPIANO (USA)
b. 1977 [IC]
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)   b. 1970 [BC]
KILLALOE (USA) b. 1970
MINSTRESS (USA)
ch. 1983
THE MINSTREL (CAN) ch. 1974
FLEET VICTRESS (USA) dkb/br. 1972
courtesy of Pedigree Query

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