New Jersey's own Rocknroll Hanover is the leading money winning sire for pacers, thus far in 2012, remarkable considering his oldest foals are only five years old.
To date,’s sons and daughters have banked $2,816,035 this year with 234 starters from 606 foals. His offspring lead runner-up [$2,401,342 with 328 starters from 1,694 foals] by more than $400,000.
Two of’s major 3-year-old prospects, A Rocknroll Dance p,2,1:49.1 and Pet Rock p.2, 1:52.3, have already qualified at Hoosier Park and are pointing toward the New Jersey Sire Stakes opening leg on May 19 at the Meadowlands
Perretti Farm’s is still seeking broodmares but has already acquired some top prospects to breed to their stallions,and .
Trotting mares Some Girls 3, 1:56.4, [-Emotional Rescue], winner of more than $400,000 and Susies Magic [4, 1:52.1, -Kash , $700,946] are the newest additions to the Perretti Farms broodmare roster. Both will be bred to for 2012
Prominent new pacing mares include Me And My Baby [p,1:51,-My Baby And Me], a winner of $607,841; Place Your Best [ -In A Safe Place], a sister to 2011 Pacer of the Year Foiled Again [1:46.1 $3,506,055]; Sir Erika Z Tam, a sister to Maltese Artist [p,1:48.3f $2,322,671] and Read All About It, a sister to this year’s hotshot pacing colt Social Network [p,3, 1:51.4f].
The pacing mares will be bred tofor 2012.
Courtesy of Bob MARKS, Perretti Farms