High Falls voted “Stallion of the Year” by Illinois Harness Horseman’s Association!

On January 16, 2010, at its annual awards banquet, the Illinois Standardbred Owners and Breeders Association named High Falls “Illinois 2009 Trotting Stallion of the Year”. Farm manager Keith Caughran accepted the award on behalf of owners Mary Lea and Albert Jeffers. “His two-year-olds have had an outstanding year,” Caughran said. “He’s an amazing horse.” read more →

A Top 2YO Trotter Has Old Pedigree

Courtesy of “The Horseman and Fair World”, December 23, 2009: Pedigree Power by Dean A. Hoffman A Top 2YO Trotter Has Old Pedigree read more →

Hoof Beats December 2009

“He drives like a car.” — Co-trainer Curt Grummel on Run And Tell Pap, the winningest 2-year-old male trotter in the country this year. read more →

Mid-America Standardbred & Harness News, December 2009

“The High Falls two-year-old trotting gelding Run And Tell Pap finished his campaign with 15 wins, which tied him with the Iowa-bred filly Sandra Dea Go Fast for the most victories by any two-year-old trotter in the nation. Run And Tell Pap is also tied with another High Falls offspring, Shore Road, as the swiftest.. read more →

Mid-America Standardbred & Harness News, October 2009

This is the first year “A.V.V.” in Illinois. (That means After Valley Victor.) For two years, owners and breeders have had many discussions as to what stallion would come to the forefront in Illinois trotting after the aforementioned Valley Victor departed to the Bluegrass State. Judging strictly on the 2009 crop to two-year-old trotters, the.. read more →

Mid-America Standardbred & Harness News, October 2009

“He may have been a $1300 yearling but he certainly doesn’t know it and he acts like he just doesn’t know how to or want to get beat.” – Mike Cox, driver, Run and Tell Pap read more →

Mary Lea Jeffers Pictured on Cover Shoot

“Mid-America Standardbred & Harness News”, February 2005: Mary Lea Jeffers Farm is pictured in the cover shot! read more →