10/02/2008 11:00PM

Goffs sale average down


The one-day Goffs Sportsman’s yearling sale in County Kildare, Ireland, sold 198 yearlings Thursday for about $3,280,674, for an average price of about $16,569 and a median of approximately $10,350. Last year’s two-session auction sold 358 horses for an average price of 14,480 euros, about 17 percent more than the 2008 sale’s average price.