Top Reining Sires of 2022
From sliding to spinning, American Quarter Horses shine in the reining pen with their athleticism and heart. The reining sires in this list have passed these qualities on to their offspring and it shows in the results.
These statistics, powered by the American Quarter Horse Association’s QData, were compiled from January 1 to December 31, 2022. The figures represent offspring earnings, number of money earners, average earnings and each sire’s leading money earner for 2022.
Here are the top reining sires of 2022 who are passing on their superior pedigree:
10. SG Frozen Enterprize
2009 dun (Frozen Sailor - RS Rose SJ by SJ Enterprise)
Offspring Earnings: $509,889
9. Walla Walla Whiz
2003 chestnut (Topsail Whiz - Shiney Walla Wanda by Shining Spark)
Offspring Earnings: $555,838
8. Lil Joe Cash
2008 sorrel (Nu Chex To Cash - RS Lilly Starlight by Grays Starlight)
Offspring Earnings: $590,160
7. Gunners Special Nite
2004 sorrel (Colonels Smoking Gun - Mifs Doll by Mifillena)
Offspring Earnings: $749,222
6. Inferno Sixty Six
2012 sorrel (Gunnatrashya - Snip O Gun by One Gun)
Offspring Earnings: $821,126
5. Shiners Voodoo Dr
2007 palomino (Shining Spark - Voodoo Chic by Smart Chic Olena)
Breeder: Rogers Heaven Sent Ranch LLC of Tucson, Arizona
Owner: Silver Spurs Equine of Purcell, Oklahoma
Offspring Earnings: $972,439
Money Earners: 206
Average Earnings: $4,721
No. 1 Money Earner: Blame The Corona, 2019 palomino stallion out of Corona Tag by Whiz N Tag Chex, $64,657
4. Smart Spook
2001 sorrel (Smart Chic Olena - Sugarplum Spook by Grays Starlight
Breeders: Rosanne Sternberg of Aubrey, Texas
Owner: Rosanne Sternberg of Aubrey, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $1,104,640
Money Earners: 206
Average Earnings: $5,362
No. 1 Money Earner: Patriot, 2015 sorrel stallion out of Dunit A Lil Ruf by Lil Ruf Peppy, $561,634
3. Spooks Gotta Whiz
2007 bay (Spooks Gotta Gun - Prettywhizprettydoes by Topsail Whiz)
Breeder: Clint Haverty of Gainesville, Texas
Owner: Michell Anne Kimball of Collinsville, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $1,142,967
Money Earners: 208
Average Earnings: $5,495
No. 1 Money Earner: Mic Dropp, 2019 bay stallion out of Dun Dry Whiz by Conquistador Whiz, $89,840
Spooks Gotta Whiz
2. Magnum Chic Dream
1996 sorrel (Smart Chic Olena - Sailin Barbee by Topsail Cody)
Breeder: Guy Duponchel of France
Owner: Viola Scott of Sherman, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $1,426,044
Money Earners: 298
Average Earnings: $4,785
No. 1 Money Earner: Customize My Dream, 2019 palomino stallion out of Gunna Be Custom by Colonels Smoking Gun, $176,859
Magnum Chic Dream
2006 sorrel (Colonels Smoking Gun - Natrasha by Trashadeous)
Breeder: Katarina Dorminy of Williamston, South Carolina
Owner: Arcese Quarter Horses USA of Weatherford, Texas
Offspring Earnings: $2,077,921
Money Earners: 340
Average Earnings: $6,112
No. 1 Money Earner: Andiamoe, 2019 sorrel mare out of Wimpys Little Chic by Wimpys Little Step, $389,083
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