James Payne has liked Rebellicious from the start, and the daughter of Metallic Rebel landed a big win in Jackson, Mississippi.
One of this year's standout 4-year-old cutting horses, whose winnings include two championships in famed Will Rogers Coliseum, now has new ownership.
It's hard to do better than tying for a once-in-a-lifetime win at one of the NCHA Triple Crown events. Unless, of course, you win one of them outright.
Metallic Rebel entered this year as the leading freshman Western performance sire thanks to the efforts of his first foal crop. Four months into the year, his first bunch of youngsters made their father an EquiStat Elite $1 Million Sire.
Onlookers saw double at the NCHA Super Stakes 4-Year-Old Open.
Two leading stallions and an outstanding dam recently earned year-end honors from the AQHA and NCHA.
Results from the 2022 Arbuckle Mountain Futurity, which was held Feb. 19-24 in Ardmore, Oklahoma.
McKenzie Rebel scored the biggest win of his young career in the Southern Cutting Futurity.
Top cutting stallions Metallic Rebel and Rollz Royce will be at a new stallion station for the 2022 breeding season.
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.