BRADNICK, GOLD CHIP and MCCUTCHEN Headline Recent Select Sires Classification

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, October 9, 2015Select Sires had an outstanding classification day in September highlighted by 7HO10999 Regancrest-GV S BRADNICK-ET being nominated for Excellent (95). BRADNICK, a Showcase Selections™ and Superior Settler™ sire, is known for outstanding milking daughters and heifers on the tanbark.

7HO10920 Mr Chassity GOLD CHIP-ET was raised two points to Excellent (94) while lineup sires, 7HO11477 De-Su Bkm MCCUTCHEN 1174-ET (GM) and 7HO11103 Mr GoldnOaks MAGNUS-ET are now Excellent (93). New Excellent sires included 7HO10804 Roylane SHOT GUN 2092-ET (EX-91) as well as 7HO11314 Mountfield SSI Dcy MOGUL-ET (EX-91-GM), 7HO9357 Bremer Allegro MAXUM-ET (EX-90-GM) and 7HO11402 Sandy-Valley TAVIR-ET (EX-90) who all received their first score.

First scores for proven sires

Several proven sires were scored for the first time and achieved Very Good scores including 7HO10709 Springhill-OH Iron HUSKY-ET (VG-88), 7HO11258 Opsal Niagra FANG-ET (VG-88), 7HO11488 Sandy-Valley BRANSON-ET (VG-88), 7HO11195 Webb-Vue Gabor KENNARD-ET (VG-88), 7HO11275 Pine-Tree Freddie ARNETT-ET (VG-87), 7HO11059 Springhill-OH PATRIOT-ET (VG-87) and 7HO11123 Pine-Tree Freddie WRIGHT-ET (VG-86).

Outstanding results for popular Super Samplers™

507HO11752 Roylane Bookem BOB 5170-ET (EX-91), 7HO11621 S-S-I Snowman MAYFLOWER-ET (EX-91), 7HO11830 Morningview Bookem LUCID-ET (EX-91), 7HO12198 Morningview Mcc KINGBOY-ET (EX-90) and 7HO12222 Siemers Mccutch KIAN-ET (EX-90) were among the new Excellent Super Samplers.

One of the biggest movers of the day was 7HO11478 De-Su JEROD 1223-ET (EX-90) who gained five points. Showcase Selections sires 7HO12042 Sonnek GC CORVETTE-ET (EX-90) and 7HO11703 Mr Apples ARMANI-ET (EX-90) also scored Excellent.

7HO12165 Bacon-Hill MONTROSS-ET (VG-88), 7HO12177 OCD Mccutchen DRESSER-ET (VG-88), 507HO11915 S-S-I Mogul MULTIPLY-ET (VG-88), 7HO12026 De-Su Mgl GREENWAY 11396-ET (VG-88), 7HO12139 Siemers Mogul PETY (VG-88), 7HO12157 Ladys-Manor GREGARIOUS-ET (VG-88), 7HO12131 Farnear-BH Mr MCGIRT-ET (VG-88) and 7HO12027 De-Su Mgl JENNINGS 11400-ET (VG-88) scored Very Good on their first score.

GenerVations lineup sires, 250HO1127 Stantons MAIN EVENT (VG-87) and 250HO1131 Delaberge SALT (VG-87) earned their first U.S. classification scores.

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