03/27/2007 12:00AM

Aptitude colt early OBS leader


Hip No. 6, a $250,000 Aptitude-L'Abidjanaise colt offered by Nick De Meric, agent, led selling early at the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's March select 2-year-old sale in Ocala, Fla. Fred Papert was the buyer. The Kentucky-bred colt is from the family of Grade 2 winner Vision and Verse. The sale runs through Wednesday.