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2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Sale Trends & Averages

by Holly Williams | Mar 22, 2018

The ​2018 ​​Texas Longhorn ​Cattle Association's Legacy XIV Sale was held on ​March 16-17 in ​Grapevine, Texas.

The data below was gathered by Hired Hand. We share these trends and averages for our customers and breeders in the Longhorn Industry who could better their programs by analyzing it as it best suites them. We welcome your feedback or additional data requests. This data is not officially endorsed by the sale.

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2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Friday Sale Results:

  • 33 of ​36 lots sold for an unofficial total of $​​​338,700 and unofficial average of $10,263.03
  • There were 0 scratches and 3 PO's. 
  • Top 10 lots average: $20,900
  • Top 25 lots overall average: $12,636

2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Saturday Sale Results:

  • 44 of ​​58 lots sold for an unofficial total of $​​​​684,700 and unofficial average of $15,561.36
  • There were 3 scratches and 11 PO's. 
  • Top 10 lots average: $38,950
  • Top 25 lots overall average: $23,856

2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Combined Sale Results:

  • 77 of ​94 lots sold for an unofficial total of $​​1,021,400 and unofficial average of $13,264.94
  • There were 3 scratches and 14 PO's. 
  • With this being the 4th sale of the year to be included in our Hired Hand Live trends & Averages series, the 2018 annual average to date is: $5,713.
  • Top 10 lots average: $41,950
  • Top 25 lots overall average: $28,320

Cash Cow Data:

  • There were 31 Cash Cows (over $10,000) that sold
  • $​​​773,700 Total
  • $24,958 Average
  • Average age: 15 YO 
  • 22 ​had a NS conception while 1 was ET
  • 18 were NS bred and 5 were AI bred while 10 were too young to breed

Other Interesting Sale Averages*: 

  • Natural Service females:  $12,573
  • AI’d females: ​Insufficient data
  • ET average: Insufficient data 
  • 0-2 year olds: $​​11,887 (​31 head)
  • 0-2YO with up to 59" TTT:  $​​​12,750
  • 0-2YO with 60+” TTT: $​​12,833
  • 3-5 year olds: $​​​12,666
  • 3-5YO with 60-69” TTT: ​Insufficient data
  • 3-5YO with 70-79” TTT: ​$9,471
  • 3-5YO with 80+” TTT: ​Insufficient data
  • 6-10 year olds: $​15,131
  • 6-10 YO with 70-79” TTT: $​9,885
  • 6-10 YO with 80+” TTT: $​2​0,737
  • 10+ YO: $​1​8,666
  • 80+" TTT Cow Average: $​16,158
  • 80+” TTT & AI’d: Insufficient data
  • 70-79” TTT Cow Average: $​​9,678
  • 70-79” TTT & AI’d: Insufficient data
  • 60-69.99" TTT: $​​11,500
  • 50-59.99" TTT: $​​12,428
  • 40-49.99" TTT: Insufficient data
  • Unknown measurements: There were ​​39 lots that sold without a measurement being announced. That average was $​13,705
  • 3-in-1: $​​10,825
  • 3-in-1 (heifer): $​7,100
  • 3-in-1 (bull): Insufficient data
  • Heifer at side: Insufficient data
  • Bull at side: Insufficient data
  • Confirmed bred, no calf at side: $​18,370
  • Exposed: $​​11,580
  • Open and/or Unexposed: $​1​0,009
  • Bred & Branded: Coming soon!
  • Bought: Coming soon!
  • Millennium Futurity Eligible: Coming soon!


Scroll down for separate reports from both Friday & Saturday's sales.

2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Friday Sale

MALES:

Popular Sires*:

These are averages for Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offspring's averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

RR SWEET BRINDLE DUST
Most popular sire, ​RR Sweet Brindle Dust, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.

These are the top 10 sires based on single female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. SWAGGER BCB

  2. RR SWEET BRINDLE DUST

  3. TCC HOUDINI

  4. JBR ECLIPSE

  5. HUBBELLS 20 GAUGE

  6. FIFTY-FIFTY BCB

  7. RR SWEET BRINDLE DUST

  8. RING LEADER BCB

  9. REBEL HR

  10. COWBOY TUFF CHEX 

   

Swagger BCB
Top sire, Swagger BCB, based on single female offspring value.

Popular Maternal Grand Sires*:

These are averages for Maternal Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offspring's averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

Maximus ST - Hoosier Longhorns
Most popular grand sire, Maximus ST, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.

These are the top 10 Maternal Grand sires based on female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. RIO BLANCO CHEX

  2. COWBOY TUFF CHEX

  3. MC SUPER REX

  4. TOP CALIBER

  5. JP RIO GRAND CANYON

  6. ​JP RIO GRAND CANYON

  7. MAXIMUS ST

  8. COACH

  9. ​TURNING POINT

  10. ​TOUCHDOWN OF RM 

Rio Blanco Chex Top maternal grand sire, ​Rio Blanco Chex, based on female offspring value.

Popular Service Sires*:

These are averages for Service Sires with at least 2 females exposed/bred to them selling. The females sale averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

  • HUBBELLS 20 GAUGE $9,500 
Hubbells 20 gauge Most popular ​service sire, ​Hubbells 20 Gauge, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.

These are the top 10 service sires based on female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages: 

  1. FIFTY-FIFTY BCB

  2. CHEROKEE

  3. JH SLICKWOOD & CRUZIN TANGO CHEX​

  4. RR SAFARI DUST

  5. HUBBELLS 20 GAUGE

  6. JH SLICKWOOD & CRUZIN TANGO CHEX

  7. ROYAL RANGER

  8. ROWDY HR

  9. BR MR BRIGHT

  10. HUBBELLS 20 GAUGE 

Fifty-Fifty BCB
Top service sire, ​Fifty-Fifty BCB, based on female offspring value.

FEMALES: 

Popular Dams*:

These are the top 10 Dams based on single female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. KCCI RIO SPUR

  2. BL LULU

  3. REX'S RED ROSE

  4. M ARROW CHA CHING

  5. HUBBELLS RIO PACIFIC 107

  6. RIO REATA

  7. SHOWTIME MONA LISA

  8. BL OK I CAN

  9. TURNING GUN GEL

  10. RM TOUCH N WHIRL PAT 

KCCI Rio Spur
Top dam, KCCI Rio Spur, based on single female offspring value.

Popular Maternal Grand Dams*:

These are the top 10 Maternal Grand Dams based on female grand offspring value, no minimum # of grand offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. KCCI NIGHT SPUR

  2. RIO LEZAWE EOT 9E3

  3. MAX'S RED ROSE

  4. CC CHA-CHING

  5. PACIFIC BRITTANIA

  6. AWESOME NITA PC 222

  7. HORSE HEAD SHOWTIME

  8. KNOW I CAN

  9. JD4 SOPHIA

  10. RM MISS 

RIO LEZAWE EOT 9E3
Top maternal grand dam, ​Rio Lezawe EOT 9E3, based on female grand offspring value.



2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Saturday Sale

MALES:

Popular Sires*:

These are averages for Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offspring's averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

Sittin Bull
Most popular sire, ​​​Sittin Bull, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.

These are the top 10 sires based on single female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. HUBBELLS SUPER DUTY

  2. TEMPTER

  3. TOP CALIBER

  4. JP RIO GRANDE

  5. PPF GUN MAKER

  6. OVERKILL

  7. RR SWEET BRINDLE DUST

  8. SITTIN BULL

  9. STARBASE COMMANDER

  10. ZD KELLY

Hubbells Super Duty
Top sire, Hubbels Super Duty, based on single female offspring value.

Popular Maternal Grand Sires*:

These are averages for Maternal Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offspring's averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

J.R. GRAND SLAM
Most popular grand sire, ​J.R. Grand Slam, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values. Also, the top maternal grand sire based on female offspring values, no minimum number of offspring sold.

These are the top 10 Maternal Grand sires based on female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. J.R. GRAND SLAM

  2. D/O TRIPLE THREAT

  3. COACH

  4. RENEGADE

  5. HOT CHEX

  6. M ARROW THE BOSS

  7. EMPEROR

  8. J.R. GRAND SLAM

  9. TEJAS STAR

  10. JL BARACADE

Popular Service Sires*:

These are averages for Service Sires with at least 2 females exposed/bred to them selling. The females sale averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

TCC Houdini
Most popular ​service sire, ​TCC Houdini, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.

These are the top 10 service sires based on female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages: 

  1. CV CASANOVA'S MAGNUM

  2. HOUDINI

  3. FIFTY-FIFTY BCB

  4. JBR NET WORTH

  5. ROWDY HR

  6. ANNIE OAKLEY x 20 GAUGE

  7. HH SAMURAI

  8. TCC HOUDINI

  9. TCC HOUDINI

  10. JH RURALLY SCREWED

CV CASANOVAS MAGNUM
Top service sire, ​CV Casanova's Magnum, based on female offspring value.

FEMALES: 

Popular Dams*:

These are the top 10 Dams based on single female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. GRASS ROOTS BIG EMPRESS $6,000
GRASS ROOTS BIG EMPRESS

These are the top 10 Dams based on single female offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. LLL DELTA DAWN

  2. RT DIAMOND RAMBLIN ROSE

  3. BL MONIKA 645

  4. FOUR EYES EOT 975

  5. LIVELY FANCY LADY

  6. DH REDS TEMPTATION

  7. HR SLAM'S ROSE

  8. RC EMPERIS

  9. WS RISING STAR

  10. JTW LUCY

LLL Delta Dawn
Top dam, K​LLL Delta Dawn, based on single female offspring value.

Popular Maternal Grand Dams*:

These are the top 10 Maternal Grand Dams based on female grand offspring value, no minimum # of grand offspring selling and not based on averages:

  1. SUNHAVEN DELTA

  2. TP TICKLE MARY

  3. LADY MONIKA BL

  4. D BAR S NOTHING FANCY

  5. M ARROW RED ROBIN

  6. LLL ROSEMARY

  7. SRR DYNA DAY

  8. WS SUN RISE

  9. SWOOZIE

  10. RC LACEY K

Sunhaven Delta
Top maternal grand dam, ​​Sunhaven Delta, based on female grand offspring value.



2018 TLCA's Legacy XIV Combined Sales

MALES:

Popular Sires*:

These are averages for Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offspring's averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

Sittin Bull
Most popular sire of both sales, ​​​Sittin Bull, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.


Popular Maternal Grand Sires*:

These are averages for Maternal Sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offspring's averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

  • J.R. GRAND SLAM $40,500

  • COACH $28,750

  • CONCEALED WEAPON $16,250

  • TOP CALIBER $13,750

  • JP RIO GRAND CANYON $13,500

  • ZD KELLY $13,000

  • WS JAMAKIZM $12,000

  • MAXIMUS ST $11,666

  • THE SHADOW $7,500

  • DH RED RANGER $7,400

  • BIG BANG $6,000

  • FARLAP CHEX $5,450

  • JP RIO GRANDE $4,466

  • BUENO CHEX $4,450

J.R. GRAND SLAM
Most popular grand sire of combined sale totals, ​J.R. Grand Slam, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.

Popular Service Sires*:

These are averages for Service Sires with at least 2 females exposed/bred to them selling. The females sale averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

Fifty-Fifty
Most popular ​service sire of combined sales, ​Fifty-Fifty BCB, based on having at least 2 offspring selling and their values.



* Please note that this data is based off what was printed in the sale catalog and announced in the ring. It is not official data endorsed by the sale.

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