Hickory Lane Farm, Findlay, Ohio, is pleased to announce that it will stand the richest son of Bar Hopping, In Range (Bar Hopping – Ilia – Windsong’s Legacy) 2, 1:54.1, 1:51.4s ($793,037.00) beginning in 2022. A $185,000.00 yearling purchase, In Range as a two-year old, finished first or second in nine of his ten starts with earnings over $400,000.00, highlighted by his Breeder’s Crown Elimination victory and second-place finish in the $650,000.00 Breeder’s Crown final, along with multiple Pennsylvania Sire Stakes victories. He comes from a family of proven two-year old speed
making him an ideal stallion for Ohio. Syndication of In Range is currently in progress. The cost of a share is $10,000.00, which entitles the shareholder to two breeding’s per year for the first four breeding seasons. It is anticipated that shares will sell quickly. For further details contact R. Kevin Greenfield, Syndicate Manager at 419-346-0609; kgreen56@gkflaw.com or, Ashley Stickel at 419-422-3004; ashley@hickorylanefarm.com at Hickory Lane Farm for more information.


The Ohio Sires Stakes and The Buckeye Stallion Series kicked off this weekend at Miami Valley Gaming! Congratulations to all of Racing Hill and Uncle Peter’s offspring! We still have spots available for last minute breeding’s to both of these great sires!

Buckeye Stallion Series

3 Year Old Colt Pace 1st Leg – 3rd Division – 1st – Smooth Racer (Racing Hill – Smooth Silver – Western Hanover)

3 Year Old Colt Pace 1st Leg – 4th Division – 3rd – Jw’s Chrome (Racing Hill – Dont Flash Me – Dontgetinmyway)

3 Year Old Colt Pace 1st Leg – 5th Division – 1st – Sleeping Single (Racing Hill – I-Lady – Western Ideal)

3 Year Old Colt Pace 1st Leg – 6th Division – 1st – Odds On Shaggy (Racing Hill – Gro – Pro Bono Best)

3 Year Old Colt Pace 1st Leg – 7th Division – 3rd – Odds On Pack Six (Racing Hill – Beach Party Hill – Somebeachsomewhere)

3 Year Old Colt Trot 1st Leg – 3rd Division – 1st – Credit Ace (Uncle Peter – Misty Breeze – Credit Winner) – 2nd – My Pal Sparky (Uncle Peter – Gee O’ Keeffe – Holiday Road)

3 Year Old Filly Trot 1st Leg -3rd Division – 2nd – Aunt Lil (Uncle Peter – All In The Muscles – Muscles Yankee) – 3rd – Momma Knows Best (Uncle Peter – Europass – Andover Hall)

3 Year Old Filly Pace 1st Leg – 2nd Division- 3rd – Forever Rexanne (Racing Hill – Forever Ivy – Stand Forever)

3 Year Old Filly Pace 1st Leg – 3rd Division- 2nd – Disaronno Hill (Racing Hill – Beautiful Hill – Well Said) – 3rd – Margin Of Error (Racing Hill – Margin Blue Chip – Artsplace)

Ohio Sires Stakes

3 Year Old Filly Pace 1st Leg – 1st Division – 2nd – She Knows It All (Racing Hill – Cat Cora – Jenna’s Beach Boy) – 3rd – Babs Jansen (Racing Hill – Unsolved Mystery – Western Hanover)

3 Year Old Filly Trot 1st Leg – 2nd – Katie’s Lucky Day (Uncle Peter – Yanksy – Muscles Yankee)

3 Year Old Colt Trot 1st Leg – 1st Division 2nd – Peter’s Royalty (Uncle Peter – Dream Of Royalty – Yankee Glide)

3 Year OId Colt Trot 1st Leg – 2nd Division 1st – Spyder The Striker (Uncle Peter – Elana – San Pellegrino)

3 Year Old Colt Pace 1st Leg – 2nd Division 3rd – Bare It Hill (Racing Hill – McGrin and McBare It – McArdle)

We look forward to watching these great colts and fillies the rest of the stakes season!


The 2017 colt by Uncle Peter out of the millionaire mare Action Broadway (T, 4, 1:52.3M   $1,102,073) took the 2020 title of being Ohio’s 3 Year-Old Trotting Colt of the Year. The sophomore now has a record of 1:52.4H, 12 lifetime wins and $577,535 on his bank roll. Action Uncle also set a world record on a half mile track in Delaware, Ohio this year during the Little Brown Jug Week. A couple races prior to Action Uncle taking the world record, It’s Academic, another Uncle Peter colt out of the Muscle Hill mare Annapolis had broke the world record as well. It’s Academic went on to the Grand Circuit races at the Red Mile just a couple weeks later in Lexington to take his lifetime mark of 1:50.3M becoming the fastest Ohio-bred trotter of all time! Its Academic was bred, raised and sold through Hickory Lane as a yearling. Congratulations to all of the connections! We look forward to more outstanding Uncle Peter offspring arriving in 2021!


McArdle’s dominating Queen Of The Pride out of the dam Lionness Hanover came out on top to be 2019 Ohio’s 3 Year Old Pacing Filly. This is the second year in a row that the now 4 year old McArdle filly has been in the spotlight. She captured Ohio’s 2 Year Old Pacing Filly last year for the 2019 season. Queen Of The Pride wrapped up the 2019 racing season with a lifetime mark of 1:51.1f and $739,551. Congratulations to all of her connections!

photo credit : Chris Tully Trot

Uncle Peter’s Action Uncle was voted 2019 Ohio’s 2 Year Old Trotting Colt. Action Uncle is out of the millionaire winning dam Action Broadway. He ended the season winning the Ohio Sire Stake Championship along with The Ohio Breeders Championship. He took a lifetime mark in 1:54.0 and earnings of $225,575. Congratulations to all of the connections!

photo credit : Chris Tully Trot


While Uncle Peter is going into his 5th year standing stud at Hickory Lane, he is also becoming Ohio’s best trotting sire! In 2019, Uncle Peter ended the season capturing 3 of Ohio’s best titles. Ohio’s Leading Trotting Sire by 2019 Earnings in Ohio Fair Stakes, Ohio’s Leading Trotting Sire by 2019 Earnings in Ohio Sire Stakes Events and Ohio’s Leading Money-Winning Trotting Sire!

Uncle Peters stud fee for 2020 – $5,000

Multiple mare discounts are available!

Visit the breeding page here on the website for a contract or give us a call at 419-422-3004!


We are starting to get geared up for our upcoming 2019 Yearling Sales! Below, you can find information regarding the upcoming sales we will be at! Be sure to visit our “YEARLINGS” page to see all of outstanding individuals that will be available to preview and purchase. Come purchase your next winner from Hickory Lane!

OHIO SELECTED SALE – September 13th, 2019 – Brave Horse Show Park Johnstown, OH – Sale beings at 11:00 AM – For more information, visit: https://ohioharnesshorsebreeders.com/

BUCKEYE CLASSIC SALE – September 24th, 2019 – Champions Center, Springfield, OH – Sale beings at 10:00 AM – For more information, visit: http://buckeyeclassicsale.com/index.asp

LEXINGTON SELECTED SALE – October 1st – 5th, 2019 – Fastig Tipton, Lexington, KY – Sale beings every night at 7 PM – For more information, visit: http://www.lexingtonselected.com/year-sale-info.html

HARRISBURG BLACK BOOK SALE – November 4th – 7th, 2019 – Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex – Harrisburg, PA – Sale beings at 10:00 AM everyday – For more information, visit: http://theblackbook.com/

Hickory Lane Two Year Old Offspring Sweeps 1st Leg of the Ohio Sire Stakes

Uncle Peter and McArdle had HUGE success in the first leg of the Ohio Sires Stakes! ?

Ohio Sire Stakes 2 Year Old Colt Trot – 1st Division

? – It’s Academic (1:58.4) Uncle Peter – Annapolis (Breeders – Hickory Lane)

Ohio Sire Stakes 2 Year Old Colt Trot – 4th Division

? – Big Box Hanover (1:57.4) Uncle Peter – Box Of Dreams
? – Doubleyellowline (1:57.4) Uncle Peter – Lady Glider

Ohio Sire Stakes 2 Year Old Filly Pace – 2nd Division

? – Sara Jane (1:55.1) McArdle – Gargantua Hanover (Breeders – Hickory Lane)

Ohio Sire Stakes 2 Year Old Filly Pace – 4th Division

?Mcmarkle Sparkle (1:54.3) McArdle – It’s Ladies Nite

?Congratulations to all of the connections!?

McArdle and Uncle Peter offspring sweeps 1st Leg of the 2019 Ohio Sire Stakes

The 2019 Ohio Sire Stakes action started out strong at Miami Valley Gaming this weekend for the 3 year old fillies and colts. McArdle’s top 3 year old filly, Queen Of The Pride never missed a beat, winning by lengths in the 2nd division in an impressive 1:51.4. Her career earnings are now $421,454 in just 18 starts. The 3 year old Uncle Peter filly Aunt Rose, also won her division in 1:54.0 pushing her earnings to $88,588. Congratulations to all of the connections on these outstanding fillies!

McWicked Wins The Breeders Crown Open Pace

McWicked captures the title of being the 2018 Breeders Crown Open Pace Champion! Winning by four lengths, McWicked takes the win in 1:49.3 on sloppy track conditions for owner Ed James and trainer Casie Coleman. McWicked has now won over $3.7 million and made his 32nd lifetime win. Congratulations to all of his connections!

2018 Breeders Crown Action

Hickory Lane is beyond ecstatic to announce that our stallions not only have two but they have THREE offspring in the Breeders Crown finals this weekend at Mohegan Sun Pocono! Uncle Peter has Super Schissel in the Breeders Crown Final 2 Year Old Colts & Geldings Trot, along with McArdle has McWicked in the Breeders Crown Final Open 3 Year Olds & Older Pace and Queen Of The Pride in the Breeders Crown final 2 Year Old Fillies Pace. Good luck to all of their connections! Be sure to consider our stallions for the upcoming 2019 breeding season!