Tuesday, July 28, 2015
John Phillips’ Darby Dan Farm has promoted Robert Hammond to Vice Chairman of the historic Lexington-based Thoroughbred operation. Hammond had been serving as Darby Dan’s Farm Manager for the last five years...
Friday, July 24, 2015
American Holiday maiden special weight victory July 24 at Ellis Park gave American Lion his second winner from his first crop...
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Are You Kidding Me won his second graded stakes in the $209,600 Nijinsky S. (G2) Sunday at Woodbine. The 5-year-old son of Run Away and Hide, who took Woodbine’s Eclipse S. (G2) last month, is the leading earner of 2015 for his sire...
Perfect Soul: 2 more impressive MSW winners
RSS Feeds Monday, October 19, 2009
Grade 1-winning millionaire Perfect Soul had two promising winners on Oct. 18th when his 2-year-old filly Groovintothebeat won at first asking at Fort Erie and his 3-year-old Woodman’s Soul streaked to a four-length win in a $78,000 maiden special weight heat at Woodbine.

Groovintothebeat dueled four-wide in her debut before proving best by two lengths in the five-furlong maiden special weight race, stopping the clock in 59.12. As for Woodman’s Soul, the chestnut has improved in every start and broke through with an impressive win in lifetime start No. 3, winning decisively to move his earnings to $45,351.

Groovintothebeat is out of the Mr. Prospector mare Groove, and Woodman’s Soul is out of the Woodman mare Forest Flora. Both are owned and bred by Charles Fipke.