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,â€™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 ofâ€™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 Farmâ€™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 yearâ€™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