Hip #12 • Highest selling horse ever at the Marketplace at Ardmore online auctions (Metallic Cat x Miss Ella Rey by Dual Rey) set a sale record at $164,000.

Sale Topper Sets Record at Marketplace Auction

Sale Manager Susie Reed saw last Saturday’s auction set a record for the highest selling horse ever at her Marketplace at Ardmore online sales. Reed said, “November 12 marked our fifteenth online auction since starting them in July 2020, and we had cause to celebrate with a top 5 average of
$57,100 and top 10 averaging $38,500.”

The high seller was a full sister to Stevie Rey Von, and brought $164,000. Touted as the sale feature, Darling Nikki didn’t disappoint. This 2013 sorrel mare is winner of $57,728, and sold to Haven Meged.

darling nikki
Hip #12 • Highest selling horse ever at the Marketplace at Ardmore online auctions (Metallic Cat x Miss Ella Rey by Dual Rey) set a sale record at $164,000.

Sparkin Olena, the second highest seller was purchased by Brooks Jobe for $40,000. The 2008 sorrel mare by Shining Spark is an NRCHA money earner and producer.

sparkin olena
Hip #6 • Second highest seller on November 12 (Shining Spark x Starring A Chic by Smart Chic Olena) brought $40,000.

Reed commented, “Our overall average of $20,940, pretty much says it all. It was a good day for both buyers and consignors alike.”

The next Marketplace at Ardmore online auction is their traditional New Year’s Day Sale in 2023. Consignment forms are available online. For more information, visit: www.themarketplaceatardmore.com – or call Susie Reed 580-490-1103 for more details.