Moosman’s Purchase Multiple Stakes Sire Pappasito
Ron and Laurie Moosman have purchased the Grade 3 winner and multiple stakes sire Pappasito.

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Moosman’s Purchase Multiple Stakes Sire Pappasito

MORGAN, UT—JANUARY 5, 2019—Ron and Laurie Moosman have purchased the multiple stakes sire and Grade 3 winner Pappasito SI 96 from Mackie Racing. The stallion has stood at Moosman’s R/M Stables in Morgan, Utah the past four seasons. His 2020 fee will remain $1,500 and cooled semen is available.

Bred and raced by the David and Susan Mackie, Pappasito won three of five career starts at 2, earning $39,740 He won the New Mexico Juvenile Challenge(G3) and was a finalist to the AQHA Juvenile Challenge Championship(G2).

From limited starters in eight crops to reach racing age, Pappasito has sired 98 winners, 22 black type (13%), earners in excess of $3.1 million with average earnings per starters of more than $18,000.

Island Gurl winning the Future of Iowa Stakes at Prairie Meadows. © Coady Photography
His top performers include Pajarita Sita SI 102 (7 wins to 5, $167,806 2nd KOFX-FM H.-G2, 3rd West Texas Futurity-G1, etc.), Island Gurl SI 96 (9 wins to 6, $145,007 Future of Iowa S. [R] , etc.), Start Somethin Bad SI 92 (3 wins to 4, $126,705 La Primera Del Ano Derby-G3, 2nd-Los Alamitos Two Million Juvenile S., etc.), Champion Huddle SI 98 (3 wins to 5, $123,046 2nd Oklahoma Horsemen's Association Mystery Futurity-G2, etc.), Pappas In The House SI 107 (7 wins to 3, $119,200 Les Bois Juvenile Challenge, etc.), Mamasito Magic SI 101 (6 wins to 6, $114,913 Balloon City S., etc.), Madresita SI 110 (6 wins to 5, $113,811 Prairie Meadows Distaff Challenge, etc.), etc.

Pappasito’s sire Corona Cartel SI 97 ($557,142, Los Alamitos Million Futurity-G1, etc.) is the #2 all-time leading sire of money earners. From 19 crops he has sired 178 stakes winners, 9 champions with earnings over $62.6 million. His top performers include Blues Girl Too SI 104 (World, $2,032,328, Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity-G1, etc.), Teller Cartel SI 108 (champion, $1,212,471, All American Futurity-G1, etc.), Five Bar Cartel SI 91 (champion, $1,068,825, Ed Burke Million Futurity-G1, etc.), Kvn Corona SI 95 (champion twice, $868,077, Ed Burke Million Futurity-G1, etc.), etc.

Pappasito is out of the Champion/Champion producing *Beduino mare Strawberry Silk SI 105 ($11 wins, $1,266,263). A two-time AQHA Racing Champion, she won the All American Futurity(G1), Sun Country Futurity(G1) and was second in the Rainbow Futurity(G1) and Kansas Futurity(G1).

Strawberry Silk is the dam of 20 ROM, 14 winners, 5 black type including two-time champion and world champion sire Stoli SI 99 ($332,237, All American Derby-G1, etc. ), Grade 3 winner and multiple stakes sire Whathaveigottado SI 108 ($157,747, Sunland Park Winter Futurity-G3), Grade 3 winnner Rousing Encore SI 93 ($94,233, All American Juvenile-G3), stakes winner and G1-finalist Cashington SI 101 ($78,489), Grade 3 winner and multiple stakes sire Pappasito SI 99 (see above), etc.

The second dam is the Ruidoso 550 Championship winner Painted Bug Si 113 ($273,569) by Shawne Bug. She is the dam of 9 ROM, 8 winners that also include Grade 3-placed Eyesa Painted Bug SI 92 ($40,646) and stakes-placed Paint Me Easy SI 97, etc.

For additional information or breeding contracts contact Ron or Laurie Moosman at 801-376-5719.