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

2003 Dark Bay or Brown

Entered Stud: 2008

2014 Fee: $7,500 LFSN

HOPEFUL (G1) WINNER IN 1ST CROP, SARATOGA SPECIAL (G2) WINNER IN 2ND

High Cotton
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  • Co-Leading Florida stallion by mares bred in 2013. 
  • Florida's Second-Leading Fourth Crop Sire of 2014.
  • Sire of NINE stakes horses, FOUR SWs, $4.4M from 1st three crops.
  • Top progeny include Hopeful (G1)/Amsterdam (G2) winner CURRENCY SWAP ($459,300), undefeated Saratoga Special (G2) winner SPURIOUS PRECISION, $300,000 FSS In Reality winner/Fountain of Youth (G2)-pl. SPEAK LOGISTICS ($427,580), SW/Futurity (G2)-pl. TARPY’S GOAL ($207,062).
  • Among the top 10 Florida Juvenile Sires for three straight years: 2011, 2012, 2013.
  • 2014 Sales progeny include $175,000 FT Midlantic colt.
  • 2013 Sales progeny led by $600,000 OBS colt, $340,000 OBS filly.
  • Bred 150 mares in 2012 and 150 mares in 2013.

High Cotton News

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High Cotton colt brings $600k at OBS 2yo sale on 4/23/2013
A colt by High Cotton and sold by Ocala Stud was one of the brightest stars after two days of the OBS 2013 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training...
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High Cotton fillies bring big dollars at OBS March Select 2yo sale on 3/12/2013
A pair of fillies sold for six figures during the first day of the March 12-13 OBS Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training sale...
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High Cotton tops Florida second-crop sire list on 1/3/2013
Continuing his momentum from his first crop in 2011, High Cotton finished 2012 as Florida's leading second-crop sire...
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Ocala Stud sets fees for 2013 stallion roster on 10/15/2012
J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud announced stud fees for its 2013 roster of stallions, which is headlined by four-time Florida champion sire, Montbrook, along with Florida's leading freshman sire of 2011 and current leading second-crop sire of 2012, High Cotton...
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High Cotton strengthens hold on Florida Second-Crop sire list on 10/13/2012
Speak Logistics led at every call en route to a 2 ¾-length victory in the $300,000 In Reality S. Oct. 13 at Calder...
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High Cotton colt cruises in G2 Saratoga Special on 8/12/2012
Spurious Precision ran off to a five length victory in the $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2) Sunday at the venerable upstate New York track...
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Currency Swap wins G2 Amsterdam S. to stay perfect at Saratoga on 7/29/2012
High Cotton's leading lifetime earner Currency Swap continued to build on his impressive career with a 1 3/4-length victory in the $200,000 Amsterdam S. (G2)...
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High Cotton 2yo Spurious Precision dazzles in Spa debut on 7/22/2012
High Cotton, Florida's No. 1 Freshman Sire of 2011, has gotten off to a flying start with his juveniles again in 2012. Spurious Precision made an impressive debut at the races on July 21st, capturing a maiden special weight for juvenile colts on opening weekend at Saratoga...
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Currency Swap remains undefeated in New York on 5/12/2012
High Cotton's 3-year-old son Currency Swap scored a measured three-quarter length victory in the $85,000 You and I S. Saturday at Belmont Park...
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Tarpy's Goal scores in $75K OBS Sophomore S. on 4/8/2012
Tarpy's Goal returned from a brief freshening to notch his first career stakes win in the $75,000, seven-furlong Ocala Breeders’ Sales Sophomore S. April 7 at Tampa Bay Downs...
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Currency Swap in Top 5 on Experimental Handicap on 2/2/2012
High Cotton's Grade 1 winner Currency Swap was given a weight of 120 pounds on the recently released. Experimental Handicap, fith best among all 2-year-olds of 2011...
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Ocala Stud bred Almost a Valentine delivers on 12/14/2011
Almost a Valentine's 6 1/2-length maiden win on Dec. 14 gave her sire High Cotton his 15th winner from his first crop...
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Bridgeburner jumps into winner's ranks at Woodbine on 10/9/2011
Florida's leading freshman sire High Cotton racked up his ninth winner from his first crop on Oct. 9...
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Top 10 freshman sire High Cotton adds a pair of winners on 10/7/2011
High Cotton, ranked eighth on the North American first-crop sire list, added two more maiden winners to his growing roster on Nov. 15-16...
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Florida's top freshman sire High Cotton gets seventh winner on 9/25/2011
Northern Cotton galloped to an easy 4 3/4-length victory on Sept. 25 to give High Cotton his seventh winner from his first crop...
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Currency Swap gives High Cotton his first Grade 1 winner on 9/5/2011
Currency Swap's big closing move in the $250,000 Hopeful S. (G1) proved too much as the 2-year-old son of High Cotton willed his way to a 3/4-length victory...
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High Cotton yearlings average 10x his stud fee at OBS on 8/25/2011
High Cotton had eight yearlings sell at the Aug. 23-25 OBS yearling sale, with $65,000 and $45,000 sellers leading the way...
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Another eye-catching performance by High Cotton firster on 8/6/2011
Currency Swap, a 2-year-old colt by High Cotton, made an dazzling debut with a six length romp on Aug. 6 at Saratoga...
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High Cotton now among top 10 freshman sires on 8/5/2011
Cottonpickinwabbit gave freshman sire High Cotton his fourth winner to date with a 1 1/2-length victory going five furlongs Aug. 5...
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High Cotton adds Calder winner on 7/16/2011
Ocala Stud's freshman sire High Cotton got his second career winner July 15 at Calder...

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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