Northview breeds success

Windfields' buyers have carved own stellar reputation for producing top-notch horses

Horse racing

October 13, 2006|By Sandra McKee | Sandra McKee,Sun Reporter

CHESAPEAKE CITY -- Behind the black wooden fences that spread as far as the eye can see under a painterly sky, stallions Two Punch and Not For Love graze contentedly in their paddocks.

They are the two top dogs on land where Northern Dancer, one of racing's greatest sires, once held court. They are also the top two sires in the region and the top two active sires of Maryland Million Day winners.

Maryland Million Day Tomorrow, 12:35 p.m., Laurel Park TV: Ch. 54, 4 p.m.

State stallions, Leading Maryland stallions, followed by their current status and the number of offspring who have won Maryland Million Day races:

Horse Status Winners

Allen's Prospect Deceased 19 Deputed Testamony Retired 11 *Caveat Deceased 10 Horatius Deceased 10 *Two Punch Active 10 Citidancer Retired 8 *Not For Love Active 8 *Smarten Deceased 7 Salutely Deceased 6 Carnivalay Deceased 5 Deputy Minister Deceased 5 Norquestor Deceased 5 *Polish Numbers Deceased 5 Rollicking Deceased 5 *Waquoit Active 5 Dancing Count Deceased 4 John Alden Deceased 4 Valley Crossing Active 4

*-Northview Stallions

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