Girolamo

B 2006 16.1HH (1.65M)
By A.P. Indy – Get Lucky (Mr. Prospector)
Standing at Jonabell Farm, Kentucky
Fabulously masculine-looking son of the outstanding sire of sires A.P. Indy. Took the one-mile G2 Jerome at three and the six furlong G1 Vosburgh at four. A.P. Indy’s only G1 winner at six furlongs. G1-placed TDN Rising Star She's All Ready and G2 winner Highway Star headline his first crop.

Pedigree

GIROLAMO

A. P. INDY

SEATTLE SLEW

BOLD REASONING

BOLDNESIAN

REASON TO EARN

MY CHARMER

POKER

FAIR CHARMER

WEEKEND SURPRISE

SECRETARIAT

BOLD RULER

SOMETHINGROYAL

LASSIE DEAR

BUCKPASSER

GAY MISSILE

GET LUCKY

MR. PROSPECTOR

RAISE A NATIVE

NATIVE DANCER

RAISE YOU

GOLD DIGGER

NASHUA

SEQUENCE

DANCE NUMBER

NORTHERN DANCER

NEARCTIC

NATALMA

NUMBERED ACCOUNT

BUCKPASSER

INTRIGUING

By A.P. INDY (1989) Champion three-year-old colt in the US, Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1), Belmont S (G1), etc. Sire of 1,224 foals aged three and up, including GIROLAMO, BERNARDINI, A. P. ADVENTURE, A P VALENTINE, APTITUDE, DREAMING OF JULIA, FLASHING, FRIENDS LAKE, GOLDEN MISSILE, GOT LUCKYHONOR CODE, JUST AS WELL, LITTLE BELLE, LOVE AND PRIDE, MAJESTIC WARRIOR, MINESHAFT, MUSIC NOTE, RAGS TO RICHES, RUNUP THE COLORS, SECRET STATUS, STEPHEN GOT EVEN, TAKE CHARGE INDY, TELLING, TEMPERA, TOMISUE’S DELIGHT, etc.

1st dam: GET LUCKY by Mr. Prospector. 5 wins (7f-8½f) at 3 and 4, Affectionately H (G3). Dam of 14 foals, 9 to race, 9 winners:

GIROLAMO (c A.P. Indy) G1 winner, see Race record.

DAYDREAMING (f A.P. Indy) 7 wins (6½f-9f), 2 to 4, Top Flight H (G2), 2nd Gazelle H (G1), 3rd Spinaway S (G1). Dam of:

IMAGINING (c Giant’s Causeway) Man O’War S (G1), 2nd Hollywood Derby (G1).

ACCELERATOR (c A.P. Indy) 4 wins (8f-12f) at 2 and 4, Pilgrim S (G3), 2nd Wood Memorial S (G2), 3rd Metropolitan H (G1), Remsen S (G2). Sire.

HARBORAGE (c Monarchos) 2 wins (8½f-9f) at 3, Victoria Park S. Sire.

Fighting Brave (c Storm Cat) Winner (7f) at 2, 3rd Amethyst S (G3).

SUPERCHARGER (f A.P. Indy) 3 wins (6f-8f) at 3. Dam of:

SUPER SAVER (c Maria’s Mon) Kentucky Derby (G1). Sire.

BRETHREN (c Distorted Humor) Sam F. Davis S (G3).

CYRUS ALEXANDER (c Medaglia d'Oro) Lone Star Park H (G3), 2nd Longacres Mile H (G3).

Quickest (f Forest Wildcat) Unraced. Dam of: CALLBACK (f Street Sense) Las Virgenes S (G1), 2nd Santa Ynez S (G2); DEFY GRAVITY (f Bandini) Smart Halo S.

MALKA (f Deputy Minister) Winner (7f) at 2. Dam of:

GOT LUCKY (f A.P. Indy) Spinster S (G1), 2nd Personal Ensign S (G1).

NEW DICE (f Capote) Winner (8½f) at 3. Dam of:

MOLTO GRANDE (c War Chant) Fukushima Minyu Cup.

She’s A Winner (f A.P. Indy) Unraced. Dam of:

BLUEGRASS CAT (c Storm Cat) Haskell Invitational S (G1). Sire.

DRAMEDY (c Distorted Humor) Dixiana Elkhorn S (G2).

LORD OF THE GAME (g Saint Ballado) Cornhusker H (G2).

SONOMA CAT (c Storm Cat) Oak Hall S. Sire.

Cool Storm (f Storm Cat) Unraced. Dam of: NONNA MELA (f Arch) Adirondack S (G2), 2nd Prioress S (G2).

2nd dam: DANCE NUMBER by Northern Dancer. 8 wins, Beldame S (G1). Dam of 6 winners:

RHYTHM (c Mr. Prospector) Champion two-year-old colt in America, Travers S (G1). Sire.

OSCILLATE (f Seattle Slew) Winner at 3. Dam of:

MUTAKDDIM (c Seeking The Gold) John Of Gaunt S. Sire.

3rd dam: NUMBERED ACCOUNT by Buckpasser. Champion two-year-old filly in America, 14 wins, 2 to 4, Frizette S. Dam of 5 winners:

PRIVATE ACCOUNT (c Damascus) Gulfstream Park H (G1). Sire.

Polish Numbers (c Danzig) J.O. Tobin S. Sire.

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd  4th
Two 3 1 - -
Three 4 3 - -
Four 4 1 - 1
Total 11 5 - 1 1

At 2

1st
Maiden race, 7f, Saratoga, by 3¼l, beating Stormalory.
4th
Futurity S (G2), 7f, Belmont Park, to Charitable Man, Flying Pegasus, Friesan Fire, beating Gone Astray, Kensei.

At 3

1st
Jerome H (G2), 8f, Belmont Park, beating Burley's Gold, Kensei, Denver.
1st
Allowance race, 8f, Belmont Park, by 5½l, beating Ea, American Dance, Cave's Valley, Love Abroad, Don Misil.
1st
Allowance race, 7f, Saratoga, by 4l, beating Join In The Dance, Redding Colliery.

At 4

1st
Vosburgh S (G1), 6f, Belmont Park, by 2½l, beating Riley Tucker, Wildcat Brief, Temecula Creek, Driven by Success, Latigo Shore, Golden Spikes, Wall Street Wonder, Snapshot.
3rd
Cigar Mile H (G1), 8f, Belmont Park, to Jersey Town, Haynesfield, beating Bribon, Friend Or Foe, Soaring Empire, Vineyard Haven, Musket Man, Half Metal Jacket.

Best progeny

Video footage

Vosburgh S (G1), 6f, Belmont Park, 2 Oct 2010
Jerome H (G2), 8f, Belmont Park, 11 Oct 2009
Allowance race, 8f, Belmont Park, 13 Sep 2009
Allowance race, 7f, Saratoga, 9 Aug 2009
Maiden race, 7f, Saratoga, 16 Aug 2008.

News

Daughter of Girolamo earns her fourth Graded Stakes win by a determined head

Highway Star reeled in favored Carina Mia in the shadow of the wire to post a head victory in the G2 Gallant Bloom Stakes at Belmont Park September 24.

A.P. Indy’s lookalike son is attracting some pretty good words in the press lately

Bill Oppenheim, writing for The Thoroughbred Daily News on July 26th about mid-year ABC runners (APEX ratings), had this to say about Girolamo


Son of Girolamo now a perfect two-for-two

Despite it only being just his second career start, Crawdaddy showed plenty of poise as he rallied in the stretch to win the New York Stallion Stakes-Spectacular Bid Division at Be


Son of Girolamo rallies from last to earn his first Stakes victory

T Loves A Fight split rivals at the top of the stretch and reeled in favored Syndergaard on his way to capturing the seven-furlong Mike Lee Stakes by two-and-a-qua


Daughter of Girolamo earns her third Graded Stakes victory

Highway Star continued her ascension up the older mare ranks when she held off the late charge of Bar Of Gold (by Medaglia d'Oro) to win the G2 Ruffian Stakes at B


Daughter of Girolamo rallies late to notch her second Graded Stakes win

Highway Star saved ground along the inside rail through the early stages of the race before rallying in the stretch to win the G3 Distaff Handicap by a half-length at Aqueduct Apri


Daughter of Girolamo earns her first Graded Stakes victory

Highway Star earned her first Graded Stakes victory with a stubborn nose victory over High Ridge Road in the G3 Go For Wand Stakes at Aqueduct December 3.


Daughter of Girolamo draws off to win by over three lengths

Highway Star earned her first Stakes victory when she rallied from off the pace to win the New York Stallion Series Staten Island Stakes by three-and-a-quarter-lengths at Aqueduct.


Daughter of Girolamo breaks through to earn her first Stakes victory

Louisville First rallied from just off the pace to win the seven-furlong New York Stallion Series Cupecoy’s Joy Stakes by a half-length at Belmont Park.


Daughters of Girolamo complete the exacta in $100,000 Stakes

Libreta sat just off the pace set by She’s All Ready through the early stages of the race, then edged past her rival in deep stretch to win the New York Stallion S


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