The Story of the Fire Sale Yearling

On the afternoon of August 12, 2019, Edwin, Louis and Grace Merryman of Anchor & Hope Farm in nearby Port Deposit, Maryland suffered the unthinkable when a fire completely destroyed their historic main barn. Due to the quick thinking and beyond-heroic actions of their former farm manager Heather Cellinesi, all horses in the barn at […]

Sunday Best

HEAVENLY APPOINTED is living up to her name. One of the last homebreds for the late Mr. Alex G. Campbell, Jr., the 4-year-old daughter of Point of Entry has won her last three starts and is now two for two in 2024 with today’s allowance win at Tampa Bay Downs. Kevin Gomez has been her […]

Porquerolles Wins Duel in Debut

Patience paid off when Wertheimer & Frere’s 4-year-old PORQUEROLLES made his first start at Gulfstream Park on Thursday, February 15. The son of Speightstown had the services of John Velazquez in the maiden special weight going 7 1/2 furlongs on the grass. He made it clear early that he wanted to be right up with […]

Angel On Her Shoulder

We said this when she broke her maiden at Tampa Bay Downs on December 8, so please forgive us for being repetitive. But HEAVENLY APPOINTED is a special filly. She and Kevin Gomez paired up there again today, stepping up to allowance company for this one going 1 1/16 miles on the turf. Heading into […]

Furiously Gets To Winners Circle at Tampa

Amerman Racing LLC’s FURIOUSLY earned career win number two today with an emphatic score going a mile on the Tampa Bay Downs turf course. Kevin Gomez gave the 4-year-old Oscar Performance gelding a savvy ride, keeping him well positioned to shoot through a gap that opened by the quarter pole. It seemed at that point […]

Bullseye for Marksman Queen (GB)

We kicked off the final weekend of 2023 with a win at Gulfstream Park as MARKSMAN QUEEN (GB) scored in her first start in the United States. The 3-year-old homebred filly for Cayton Park Stud Ltd. arrived at our Fair Hill base in late September, training there until she shipped down with the Palm Meadows […]

Trikari at a BIG Price!

One of our exercise riders has been touting him ever since he came to the barn in June, and wow did TRIKARI live up to that praise today! Going off at 25-1, he broke his maiden in his second start, a 1 1/16 mile maiden special on Gulfstream’s all weather surface. He certainly rewarded his […]

Che Bella Signora!

It was Buon Natale on Boxing Day at Gulfstream Park this afternoon when ROMAGNA MIA (GB) won the 8th running of $150,000 Via Borghese Stakes. The 4-year-old daughter of Mastercraftsman (IRE) carried John Velazquez and the famed red and green silks of Team Valor International in the 1 1/2 mile route on the all-weather surface. […]

Tiz The Season

From frosty Fair Hill to sunny Florida, Seasons Greetings from the entire Herringswell Stables team. We’re grateful for the continued support of our owners, the hard work and dedication of our staff and – as always – the horses. We send our warmest wishes to all of you a very happy, safe and healthy 2024.  […]

A Heavenly Win for a Very Special Owner

It has always been extremely special for us to win races for the late Mr. Alex G. Campbell, Jr. His familiar silks have been carried by graded stakes winners (and fan favorites) Mean Mary, Ultra Brat and Bye Bye Melvin, among many others. Today, we led those silks into the winner’s circle for the first […]

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