Susie Reed, Sale Manager of the Marketplace at Ardmore’s Online Sale held Sept. 9 confirmed Hip #16 was the top seller. Bowmans Gun, sold to Circle Bar Ranch for $83,500. The 5-year-old own son of Playgun has earned $11,935 according to EquiStat statistical service.
“From day one when Mike and Brenda Armstrong decided to put this 2018 gray stallion in our sale, he generated lots of interest; so, it was no surprise he topped the sale. We want to thank the Armstrongs for entrusting us with their sought-after Playgun son and thank Circle Bar Ranch for their purchase,” Reed said.
Consignor First Class Horses claimed high selling mare honors. Time For Brilliance (One Time Pepto x Shes Brilliant x High Brow Cat), a 2012 red roan mare, sold to Charlie Porter for $54,000. This NCHA winner of $7,440 sold bred to Stevie Rey Von for a 2024 foal.
Stacy Nemecek placed the winning bid of $40,000 for the third highest seller. Tiajuanavibe (Stevie Rey Von x Tiajuanapep x Dual Pep), a 2019 sorrel rabicano mare, is a winner of $5,994.16 and was consigned by TLC Ranch.