A 2-year-old colt from the first crop of champion Gio Ponti topped the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s Fall Mixed Sale when selling for $250,000 during the horses of racing age section of the auction Wednesday. Ernie Semersky and Dory Newell’s Conquest Stable made the winning bid on hip 478, who was consigned by Ciaran Dunne’s Wavertree Stables. The dark bay colt is out of Groovitude (Dixie Union), a half-sister to graded stakes winner and Grade I placed Easter Gift (Hard Spun)…

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