A Rebel N Paris recently became the first Open futurity champion for freshman sire Metallic Rebel. • Photo by S. Sylvester Photography.

Freshman Sires Metallic Rebel, Stevie Rey Von Strike in Early Futurities

The early futurities are offering a preview of what may be to come later this year in the race for the top of the freshman cutting sire rankings with two high-profile stallions recently getting winners.