Metallic Cat Gelding Tops the Marketplace at Ardmore Sale with $24,000
Held the first Saturday in May in the Hardy Murphy Coliseum, the Marketplace at Ardmore Performance Horse Sale saw the two top sellers bring $24,000 and $22,500.
“As expected, our show horses sold well,” said Sale Manager Susie Reed, “the sale topper was Good Lookin Metallic winner of $36,742.” Consigned by Robert Thigpen, Jr., this 2014 red roan gelding by Metallic Cat and out of a producer of $51,219 sold to Jann Parker, Billings, MT for $24,000.
Good Lookin Metallic • Hip #10 Sale Topper at $24,000: Good Lookin Metallic is winner of $36,472 (Metallic Cat x SDP The Right Look by Lots of Acres).
Reed said, “Our second highest seller was one of the last stallions sired by Rooster.” WT Rooster, a 2-year-old buckskin stallion by Gallo Del Cielo was consigned by Thirty Two Cattle Co. and was purchased by Matacorp, Midland, TX for $22,500.
WT Rooster • Hip #37 Second Highest Seller at $22,500: WT Rooster, 2017 buckskin stallion by Gallo Del Cielo and out of Santa Rosa Fancy by Mr Solano Smoke.
“We had a good sale – selling 88% with an overall average of $5510,” said Reed.
Since this year’s spring sale was held a little later in the year than usual, Reed and her crew are already gearing up for the fall sale scheduled for the first Saturday in November at the same venue. Consignments will open August 15, 2019 with consignments forms available online. For more information, call Susie Reed 580-490-1103 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.