TOP TWENTY LEADING VIRGINIA-BRED EARNERS

The top twenty Virginia-bred racehorses based on 2009 earnings:

1) Quality Road (l) ($947,030, Elusive Quality – Kobla, Edward P. Evans)
2) Eishin Boston ($867,713, Cat Thief – Mather Miss, Audley Farm)
3) Researcher ($492,859, Two Smart – Wild Magnolia, Virginia Tech Foundation)
4) Malibu Prayer ($348,526, Malibu Moon – Grand Prayer, Edward P. Evans)
5) Cat Moves ($287,850, Tale of the Cat – Dance Move, Edward P. Evans)
6) Rollicking Affair ($168,135, Black Tie Affair – What A Rollick, Dresden Farm)
7) Tizahit ($161,925, Tiznow – Never a No Hitter, Morgan’s Ford Farm)
8) Light Green ($151,090, Pleasantly Perfect – Green Light, Edward P. Evans)
9) Pleasant Strike ($142,096, Smart Strike – Colonella, Edward P. Evans)
10) American Queen ($131,435, Quiet American – Testy Trestle, Mrs. C. Oliver Iselin, III)
11) Daylight Express ($122,739, Seeking Daylight – Ransome Dance, Edward P. Evans)
12) Perfect Ken, $122,222, Tiznow – Perfect Probe, Edward P. Evans)
13) Ginza Knight ($121,618, Lemon Drop Kid – Silent Greeting, Lazy Lane Farms, Inc.)
14) Just Ben ($119,455, Speightstown – Chip, Audley Farm)
15) Trophy Collector ($112,130, Strong Hope – Silent Greeting, Lazy Lane Farms, Inc.
16) Frisky Thunder (pictured right) ($103,470, Thunder Rumble – Port St. Mary, Braeburn Farm Corp.
17) Molly Moon ($97,030, Malibu Moon – Woodlea, Yadkin Farm)
18) Class Bopper ($93,840, Bop – Class Vim, Mede Cahaba Stable & Stud, LLC)
19) I Know Why ($92,140, Whywhywhy – Buckles and Kinks, Foxcroft Farm)
20) Rap Tale ($91,585, Tale of the Cat – Rap and Dance, Edward P. Evans)