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  • MCARDLE 3 YEAR OLD TAKES A WIN IN THE SECOND LEG OF OHIO SIRE STAKES

    Jun 11, 2018
    Congratulations to Cinnamack collecting a win in the 2nd leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes making this his fourth win out of five starts this year for owner Bruce Trogdon of Emerald Highlands Farm. Cinnamack is a 3 year old by McArdle out of the great producing mare Armbro Cinnamon! Congratulations to all of his connections!


    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=80617&zoneid=63
  • MCARDLE OFFSPRING SHINES IN FIRST LEG OF THE 2018 OHIO SIRE STAKES

    May 07, 2018
    What a way to start of the 2018 Ohio Sire Stakes Season! 3 year old McArdle Filly, McPansy, established a new track record at Miami Valley and a new national season’s mark for 3 year old pacing fillies on a five-eighths mile track! The impressive filly won a first leg of the $40,000 OSS in 1:51.3. Congratulations to the Brian Brown Stable, Emerald Highlands Farm and all of her connections!

    Check out this article! 
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  • THREE YEAR OLD DEJARMBRO DOMINATES 2018 HACKETT MEMORIAL

    Apr 18, 2018
    Pass The Vape (Dejarmbro-Vapor Rises) dominated the first leg and the final of the 2018 Hackett Memorial that took place at Miami Valley. The talented colt took a mark of an impressive 1:55.1 a week ago in the $15,000 elimination and then proceeded to win the final yesterday leaving from the 7 hole and controlling the way wire to wire. This outstanding gelding is owned by the Watiker Family and also drove and trained by Derek Watiker. Pass The Vape will be in the $50,000 Scarlet & Gray Invitational that will take place April 28th at Miami Valley!
  • OHHA ANNOUNCES EDITS TO THE OHIO STAKING GUIDE

    Mar 05, 2018

    OHHA has released the following edits to the 2018 Ohio Staking Guide. Please note that Deep Chip's two and three year old's ARE eligible for the Ohio Breeder's Championship!!

    ´╗┐Page 11: The following stallions were missed on the Ohio Breeders Championship eligibility list for both 2- and 3-year-olds.

    Page 13: Dayton (Montgomery County) races will be Sept. 23 (not Sept. 4 as was listed in Staking Guide)

    Page 14: Western Ohio Colt Racing Association: there are only nine fairs, so when you pay across the board, you are paying for nine.

     
  • WHAT THE HILL'S BOOK FULL AND CLOSED FOR 2018

    Feb 07, 2018

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    The What The Hill Syndicate is pleased to announce that What The Hill’s book for 2018 is now full and closed.Thank you to all shareholders and breeders for your overwhelming support. What The Hill stands at Hickory Lane Farm for a service fee of $7,000. For share information, please contact Ashley or Kelsey at 419-422-3004 or ashley@hickorylanefarm.com.    

     

  • MCARDLE OFFSPRING WINS ELIMINATION OF THE BREEDERS CROWN

    Oct 23, 2017
    Nike Franco N took the win Friday night in The Breeders Crown 2nd elimination for pacing mares in 1:51.2! Nike Franco N is a McArdle out of the mare Nearea Franco. This outstanding mare made a lifetime mark this year at the age of 7 in 1:48.0M and has made $722,580. Nike Franco N is owned by Richard Poillucci. Congraulations to all of her connections!
  • HICKORY LANE STALLIONS SHINE IN LEXINGTON SELECTED YEARLING SALE

    Oct 10, 2017
    Very successful Lexington Selected Yearling Sale for Hickory Lane Farm's stallions. McArdle had the highest selling average out of all sires with a total of $156,500 with only 2 yearlings sold! Highest selling McArdle yearling was sold for $300,000!
     
    Uncle Peter also had an exceptional sale with his highest selling yearling bringing $115,000!
     
    Check out the full sale results here!
     
  • UNCLE PETER FILLY TOPS THE OHIO SELECTED JUG SALE

    Sep 16, 2017
    Hickory Lane had a phenomenal Ohio Selected Yearling Sale yesterday. Uncle Peter produced the highest priced yearling for $150,000, equaling the highest-price ever paid for an Ohio-bred Standardbred. We want to give a heartfelt thank you to everyone that viewed, bid and purchased our yearings! We are excited to see what the future holds for each of them!

    Click here to view the story on USTA about the Ohio Selected Jug Sale

    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=76936&zoneid=1

    Click here to view the complete results of the Ohio Selected Jug Sale

    http://www.lexingtonselected.com/ohio_results2017/2017_results_day1.html
  • MCARDLE AND DEJARMBRO 3 YEAR OLDS DOMINATE 3RD LEG OF OHIO SIRE STAKES

    Aug 29, 2017
    McArdle and Dejarmbro had an outstanding Friday night at Scioto downs with their 3 year old offspring in the last leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes!
     
    Lightning Onmyfeet took the number one spot in the first race in a time of 1:51.3. Three Card (bred by Hickory Lane) was a close second in a time of 1:53.0.
     
    Trotters kicked off the second race with Simona Dream only being a tenth of a second away from the winners circle in a time of 1:56.3.
     
    There was no stopping McArdle colts in the 4th race. Scotch Mcewan takes the win in a time of 1:51.0. Mcthriller a close second with a time of 1:51.1 and Barnabas a close third with a time of 1:51.2. All three of these colts were raised at Hickory Lane Farm. (Scotch Mcewan - bred by Rebecca Ewing Buckner, Mcthriller - bred by Hickory Lane, Barnabas - bred by Kevin Greenfield)
     
    Dejarmbro fillies dominated the 5th race. Purple Sona went to the winners circle in a time of 1:57.2 and Vatanna was second in a time of 1:57.3.
     
    Congratulations to all connections of these 3 year olds!
  • WINNERS IN 2017 OHIO STATE FAIR RACES

    Jul 31, 2017

    A great weekend for the Ohio State Fair races! Congratulations to the following horses and all of their connections!!

    Destarofnight, a Dejarmbro filly, with a win in the Ohio Fairs Trot 2 Year old Fillies, 2nd division in a time of 1:58.3. Destarofnight is owned by Burke Racing Stable LLC, Weaver Bruscemi LLC, Hatfield Stables and J & T Silvia Stables LLC.

    Lots To Live For, McArdle colt out Slice of Life (raised by Hickory Lane Farm) with a win in the Buckeye State Pace 2 Year Old Colts 4th Division in a time of 1:53.2. Lots To Live For is owned by NR Holdings LLC, Howard Taylor and Vip Internet Stables LLC.

  • DEJARMBRO 2 YEAR OLD COLTS TAKE CONTROL IN THE FIRST LEG OF THE OHIO SIRE STAKES

    Jul 10, 2017

    Dejarmbro's 2 year old colts made a HUGE statement Saturday night at Northfield Park in the 1st Leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes!

    Countthebenjamins started the night off strong in the first division with a win in 1:59.3! 3rd was Showboat and a close 4th was Bold Creation. 

    The second division ended with Dance Withsomebody (raised by Hickory Lane) coming in 2nd in 1:59.4. 3rd was Twilight Twist, 4th was Hosmer and 6th was De Fir.

    The fourth division was won by Icingon De Cupcake in 2:00.4!

    Wrapping up the night was Kingsman in the fifth division coming in 4th in a time of 2:01.

    Congratulations to all the connections on these out outstanding colts!

    CURRENTLY DEJARMBRO IS THE LEADING MONEY WINNING SIRE FOR 2 YEAR OLD TROTTERS!

    Check out this article for more details! 

    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=75689&zoneid=63
  • MCARDLE 3 YEAR OLD COLTS STAND OUT IN THE 3RD LEG OF THE OHIO SIRE STAKES

    Jul 03, 2017

    What another INCREDIBLE night of racing for McArdle 3 year old colts in the 3rd leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes on Saturday, July 2nd!!

    McRaven and McLucky started the night off in the first race coming in 2nd and 3rd with close times of 1:52.4 and 1:53.0.

    McThriller came out on top winning another leg in the 3rd race in 1:52.1!

    Lightning Onmyfeet in the 5th race, was 3rd in a outstanding time of 1:51.1!

    Ending the night was Mr McDreamy winning the last OSS race in 1:53.3 and Barnabas pulling off a 2nd in 1:54.1.

    Congratulations to all the connections on these outstanding colts!

  • DEJARMBRO 3 YEAR OLD COLT TAKES THE WIN IN THE 2ND LEG OF THE OSS

    Jun 21, 2017

    Lord Of The Reigns wins the 2nd leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes 3 Year Old Trotting Colts! A colt by Dejarmbro out of Mariko Hanover isn't a stranger to the winners circle. He won the 1st leg of the OSS at Miami Valley on May 2nd. The sophomore trotter now has upped him career earnings to $77,096 with 2 wins in 5 starts this season!

    A close 2nd behind the Dejarmbro colt was Star Buster. The son of Deep Chip has already proven himself in 2017. He won at Miami Valley on May 8th in 1:54.4 (new track record at Miami Valley for 3 year old trotting geldings) and at Northfield twice on May 22nd and June 3rd in 1:54.3.

    Check out this article!

    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=75380&zoneid=63
  • MCARDLE 3 YEAR OLDS DOMINATE 2ND LEG OF THE OHIO SIRE STAKES

    Jun 12, 2017

    What a night Saturday night in the 2nd leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes for McArdle 3 Year Olds! McThriller bred and raised by Hickory Lane, started off the night with a big win in 1:51.2 with Lightning Onmyfeet coming in a close 2nd. Barnabas took the win in the second Sire Stake race with a time of 1:51.2 as well! Mr. McDreamy bringing home 3rd in a 1:52.1. McRaven finished up the last Sire Stakes race, bringing home a check and finishing 3rd in 1:52.4. Congratulations to all the connections! 

    Check out this great article about all the winners!

    http://m.ustrotting.com/index.cfm/…/article/article_id/75234

     

     

  • MORE OF DEEP CHIPS OFFSPRING BREAKING TRACK RECORDS

    May 30, 2017
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    The great trotting stallion Deep Chip has produced track record breakers with only 16 foals of racing age. Previously, a couple weeks ago, the great trotter Star Buster broke a track record at Miami Valley for 3 year old trotting geldings in the $50,000 Scarlett and Gray Invitational. Saturday, the outstanding trotter I Know My Chip set a new lifetime mark and lowered Hoosiers track record for older trotting geldings to 1:52.1 in a $21,000 Invitational Trot. 

    That makes 2 track record holders in 2 weeks for Deep Chip's offspring! Shares and breeding are still available!

    Check out this article about I Know My Chip!

    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=75018&zoneid=1
  • GREAT FIRST YEAR FOR RACING HILL

    May 30, 2017

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    Racing Hill has enjoyed a great first year in the breeding shed! With a full book and being blessed with outstanding fertility ( a 97% conception rate and 78% confirmed in foal on the first heat cycle), Racing Hill is sure to have a major impact in the Ohio Breeding scene. We are excited to see his foals hit the ground in 2018!

  • DEEP CHIP'S OFFSPRING BREAKING TRACK RECORDS AT MIAMI VALLEY

    May 09, 2017
    Congratulations to Star Buster, 1:54.4f, new track record at Miami Valley for 3 year old trotting geldings in the $50,000 Scarlett and Gray Invitational! Star Buster is a Deep Chip out of the mare Frances Maxine owned by Michael W Soehnlen. Congrats to everyone involved with this outstanding gelding.
     
    We are excited to see more of Deep Chip's offspring hit the tracks in Ohio! Bookings and shares available! Contact us today, you wont want to miss out on Ohio's best kept secret!
  • 3 YEAR OLD MCARDLE AND DEJARMBRO OFFSPRING WIN 1ST LEG OF THE 2017 OHIO SIRE STAKES

    May 03, 2017

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    Our stallions offspring are off to great start for the 2017 Ohio Sire Stakes season. Congratulations to winners Lightning Onmyfeet by McArdle, owned by Erv Miller Stable, D. Robinson, J&T Silva Stables and Stable 45. McRaven by McArdle, owned by Country Club Acres and L&H Management Services. Lord Of The Reigns by Dejarmbro, owned by James Beluscak and Bob Carson.

    Click the link below to read more information about these winners!

    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=74620&zoneid=119
  • MCRAVEN WINS HACKETT FINAL IN FOURTH CAREER START

    Apr 24, 2017

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    The 3 Year Old, brown, gelding McRaven sired by McArdle out of the mare Scooch is off to an incredible 2017 season winning the Hackett final in his fourth career start. Check out the article below on this outstanding 3 year old.

    http://xwebapp.ustrotting.com/absolutenm/templates/article.aspx?articleid=74459&zoneid=63

  • DEJARMBRO'S FIRST 3-YEAR-OLD CROP WIN

    Mar 08, 2017
    Dejarmbro's starting the 2017 racing season off right at The Meadows with his first 3-Year-Old win! Congratulations to Scary Fast owned by Burke Racing Stable LLC, Hatfield Stable and Weaver Bruscemi LLC. We look forward to many more wins out of Dejarmbro's 3-Year-Old crop!