$102,000 2-Year-Old Tops NRCHA Snaffle Bit Sales

Miss Peptolena was the greatest seller at $102,000 The National Reined Cow Steed Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity Sales were held Oct. 2-4 in Reno, Nev., during the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity. The two Select sessions tape-recorded boosts in averages, with the greatest seller coming from the Select Yearling and Broodmare Sale. Hip No. 439, Miss Peptoleno, topped the sale after the gavel fell at $102,000 for the 2013 sorrel filly. Circle Y Ranch consigned the One Time Pepto child who was bought by Merle Fulton of Fulton Quien Sabe Ranches LP.
Out of the Grays Starlight mare Staraleno, Miss Peptoleno is a full sis to National Cutting Equine Association (NCHA) Super Stakes Open leading 10 finalist Star Lit Pepto ($57,679), and she is a half-sister to NCHA Futurity Open finalist Cattilion ($150,392), High Bob Feline ($71,408), Star Rey Leno ($48,320), Starz N Boon ($32,857) and others. Miss Peptoleno sold as Herda N/HRD, chosen to the NCHA Super Stakes and eligible for the NRCHA Stakes.
The second-highest seller was Hip No. 323, Trendy Metallic, who sold throughout the Select 2-Year-Old Sale for $99,000. Kay Rankin Williams bought the 2012 red roan colt from consignor Davis Bros. Performance Steeds LLC.
Sired by Metallic Cat, Elegant Metallic is a half-brother to cutters This Cats Stylish ($17,437) and Quejanaisinstyle ($15,775). His dam, Stylish Luv, by Docs Trendy Oak, was 4th in the NCHA Futurity Amateur and made $25,567 throughout her cutting career. Trendy Metallic offered in training with Clint Davis and eligible for the NRCHA Stakes.
The Classic Yearling and Broodmare Sale netted $295,100 on 62 head cost about $4,760. The Performance Steed Sale netted $203,800 on 22 head sold for an average of $9,264. The Select 2-Year-Old Sale netted $904,100 on 48 head cost an average of $18,835. The Select Yearling and Broodmare Sale netted $865,500 on 52 head cost about $16,644.
General overall sales on 184 head sold were $2,268,500, for a total average of $12,328.
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