This year's NRHA Futurity Level 4 Open semifinals are loaded with blue-blooded horses whose siblings have given them a lot to live up to.
Lil Dreamin Magnum overcame a lot to win in the ancillary arena at the NRHA Derby.
Her dam wasn’t purchased for any reason other than because she was a cutting-bred mare. She wasn’t bred to excel in any particular discipline. Her foray into the breeding world was a last-minute back-up plan. And yet Myo Starlight has quickly become a rising star, finishing 2016 as the No. 1 dam of reining horses while also producing money-earners in the reined cow horse arena.