Client Success: Alpha Filly Overcomes Erratic Stretch Run

alpha

alpha

CHARLOTTE WEBLEY (f, 3, Alpha – Girl Show, by Wild Rush)

CHARLOTTE WEBLEY (f, 3, Alpha–Girl Show, by Wild Rush), bet down to 0.45-1 favoritism, quickley established control and was rated showing the way from the two path on a loosely contested advantage. She found herself on the lead by 2 lengths in setting a :45 3/5 half mile time. Falling asleep on the lead, a right hand whip caused her to duck in sharply around the eight pole. Attempting to correct her course, jockey Irad Ortiz, Jr vigorously shook the reins causing her to sharply swerve out three to four paths. The Alpha filly held a straighter course from the sixteenth marker onward and held sway to win by 3/4 lengths.

The NY-bred bay filly is a half sister to  a 2-year-old colt by Strong Mandate and a yearling colt by Overanalyze.

Lifetime Record: 4-1-1-0, $27,700. O-Highlander Training Center; B-The New Hill Farm LLC (NY); T-Jeremiah C. Englehart.

Clark Shepherd (Shepherd Equine Advisers), bloodstock agent for Larry Hirsch (Highlander Training Center), purchased Charlotte Webley at the 2019 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2YOs in Training Sale from the consignment of Randy Miles.

Whether you are new to the game, experiencing more losses than wins or just looking for a new approach, I am confident that I can help you breed or buy a better racehorse. To find out more about OPTIMAL Matings and how they can help your program, please subscribe to my Blog/News page HERE to receive future information on complimentary mating recommendations, sales short lists, stakes winner pedigree analysis, news on personal client success and any other random thoughts or ideas that I may have. Also, receive a complimentary copy of my report “Blind Luck or Designed Luck? – How A Kentucky Derby Winner Was Bred” sent directly to your inbox.

For inquiries or more information about Shepherd Equine Advisers, please contact Clark Shepherd at 859-321-6618, or by email at clark@bloodstock-agent-ky.com.

I would love to hear any comments or questions that you may have. Please submit them below. Maybe we can address them in a future post!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *