Topville Acres of Topeka, Ind. will send eight yearlings through the sale ring Friday, Oct. 25 and Saturday, Oct. 26. The farm is known for offering well-bred yearlings from proven families, and 2019 is no exception.
Topville Acres starts off their consignment Friday with Topville Celebrity as Hip No. 10 from a 100 percent producing mare. The Always a Virgin filly is a half sister to Topville Cheetah (1:51.3, $105,398) and Topville Camaro (1:53.0, $93,512). Her dam, Topville Celerity, is a full sister to Three Quarter Cam, winner in 1:49.1 and earnings of $316,000.
On the trotting side, Topville will send out three Guccio fillies, Topville Samson, Topville Imogene and Topville Bet on Me. Topville Samson, the only colt of the three, is a half-brother to the great Satin Dancer, who has a mark of 1:53.0 and earnings in excess of $700,000. The Guccio colt is from the Credit Winner mare Shaken Not Stirred, who is a 100 percent producer.
The two Guccio fillies, Topville Imogene and Topville Bet on Me, are both first foals from pretty impressive maternal breeding. Topville Imogene is out of I Will Take Credit, who took a mark of 1:55.4 and earned $120,000 while Topville Bet on Me is out of a half sister to Kadabra, winner in 1:51.3 and earnings in excess of $1.8 million. Both Guccio fillies are included with videos on the Hoosier Classic Yearling Sale Website with impressive form.
Topville Gratitude, a colt by Always A Virgin, will sell on the second day and is a an eye-catching individual. Out of the Somebeachsomewhere mare Glass in the Sand, who took a mark of 1:53.4, Topville Gratitude sells a Hip Not. 244.
The Topville Acres consignment may be found in Aisle 22 of the Hoosier Classic Yearling Sale. All but one of the eight yearlings offer impressive videos online. To inspect the yearlings prior to the sale, call Merle Yoder at Topville Acres at (260) 350-0827 to set up an appointment.