First To Shine
First to Shine sired by First Down Dash and out of Marcy Darling. From 10 crops to race, First To Shine sired 263 winners(59%), 13 stakes winners, 21 stakes-placed with earnings of more than $10.1 million. His get had average earnings per starter of $22,800 and include such stakes winners as Magic Shiney SI 105 ($300,123), Eyesa Flash SI 112 ($263,176), Bottle Of Shine SI 97($238,351), Dr Drop SI 107 ($237,453), Shining Tee Pie SI 103 ($229,937), First Words SI 97 ($228,968), etc.
Bred by L/J Farms, First To Shine won or placed in 11 of 17 career starts while earning $141,622. He won the New Mexico Derby Challenge(G3) and was second in the Rainbow Derby(G1). He was also a finalist in the Dash For Cash Futurity(G1), Ruidoso Horse Sale Futurity(RG1), AQHA Derby Challenge Championship(G1) and QHBC Championship Classic(G2).
First To Shine is out of the Grade 2 winner Marcy Darling ($40,429), by Six Fortunes, dam of 7 ROM winners, including champion and champion sire First To Flash ($492,835), stakes winner GW Chick ($96,804) and stakes-placed First To Adore ($62,091). Frist To Flash and First To Adore are both full siblings to First To Shine.