Lil Miss Sashay
Lil Miss Sashay
LIL MISS SASHAY
2017 sorrel filly
Kiss My Hocks-Sashay Hot by Walk Thru Fire
Race Record: 4-2-1-0 $91,200
Breeder: Monty McNair
Owners: Mark and Annette McCloy
Trainer: James J. Gonzalez II
Qualifying Jockey: Ricky Ramirez
Qualifying Time: :21.745
RACE RECORD: This Kiss My Hocks filly debuted in the Ruidoso Futurity (G1) trials, making it to the finals and finishing fourth in the $1 million race. She contested the Rainbow Futurity trials, and then won her All American Futurity trial, the 10th on Day 2. She was the third-fastest on her day, and overall the fifth-fastest qualifier.
BREEDER: Monty McNair is based in Kingfisher, Oklahoma, and has bred 38 foals. Of them, seven have been starters, earning $153,814. They are led by Dashing Sashay ($84,766).
OWNER: Mark and Annette McCloy paid $30,000 for Lil Miss Sashay at the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale. They also race qualifier Mister Riptide, and last year raced homebred MM Fourinthemorning, who finished fifth in the All American Futurity.
TRAINER: As a jockey, J.J. Gonzalez rode By By JJ to win the 2003 All American Futurity. As a trainer, he has saddled the earners of more than $4 million, including Grade 1 winner Executive Brass. He also trains Mister Riptide.
QUALIFYING JOCKEY: Champion jockey Ricky Ramirez knows how to be a winner on and off the track. The rider was named the sport’s champion rider in 2015, and last year was named the Sam Thompson Memorial Jockey Award winner, which is an award given to a jockey by his or her peers based on personal character on and off the racetrack.
He has ridden more than 1,200 winners and the earners of more than $33.4 million, but is still seeking his first All American Futurity victory.
PEDIGREE: The syndicate-owned Kiss My Hocks in his racing career earned $1,199,385, including wins in the Ruidoso Futurity (G1) and Rainbow Derby (G1).
The freshman sire has 17 winners from 77 starters and the earners of more than $400,000. Among them are Kissmelikethat ($81,265).
Sashay Hot is a stakes-placed earner of $43,487, and also is the dam of Dashing Sashay (by One Famous Eagle, $84,766).