Riverman News

2017 Foals

Congratulations to Kathy LaCroix of Aberdeen, MD on the birth of her new Riverman filly! Arriving on June 16th to her TB mare Twilight Reign, Kathy says her new foal took her time coming, 361 days before she made her grand entrance but she was well worth the wait.

It’s a boy! A very handsome Riverman colt arrived to Mike and Tara Morrison of Hartney, MB on June 5. Born to the couple’s KWPN mare Zeddy, Tara says that he has super facial markings and huge ears and they just love him! Congratulations, Mike and Tara!

Congratulations Patrick Griffiths of Wayne, IL on the arrival of your new Riverman filly! Born on May 29th to his Hanoverian mare Wysamity, Patrick says that both mom and bay are doing well!

It’s a Riverman colt for Wendy Wergeles of Alamos, CA! This precious new arrival made his grand entrance on May 24th to Wendy’s mare Marisol and he is enchanting! Congratulations on your new addition, Wendy!

We are so pleased to congratulate Paige Freeland of West Springfield, PA on the arrival of her new Riverman colt, born to her TB mare Sailor’s Paradise on May 15th!

Congratulations to Arden Gale of Prattville, AL on the arrival of a delightful new Riverman filly! Born on March 23rd to Arden’s Holsteiner mare Air Apparent, Arden says all is going very well. She certainly is a cutie!

It’s a girl for Betsy Ball of Starkville, MS! A lovely Riverman filly made her grand entrance into the world on March 8th to Betsy’s TB Mare Mission Of The Night. Betsy says that her new filly stood within ten minutes of being born and has hardly been still since. Congratulations Betsy!

2016 Foals

Congratulations to Andora Tutvedt of Kalispell, MT on the arrival of her gorgeous new Riverman colt, born to her mare Theony on July 27th! Andora says that she could not be more happy with her new colt who is a beautiful bay and so very sweet.

Congratulations to Sheila Martin of Newnan, GA on the arrival of her new Riverman colt! Arriving on July 17th to her ISR mare Hope, Shelia says she is really excited about him and is still deciding on the perfect name.  He’s very handsome, Sheila!

Congratulations to April Hays of Lexington, TN on the arrival of her lovely new Riverman filly, born on April 12th to her mare Rhinestone Rita!

Marion Martin of Savannah, TN is so thrilled to announce the arrival of her new Riverman colt! Born to her TB mare Irish Comet in the month of April, Marion says that her new colt is gentle and easy to handle with very long legs and super conformation. Congratulations Marion!

Sheila Martin of Newnan, GA is so thrilled to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born on June 4th to her TB mare Rasa, Shelia is still trying to decide on the perfect name for this new arrival. Congratulations Sheila!

Congratulations to Caitlin Romeo of Vass, SC on the arrival of her new Riverman filly, born to her GOV mare Imperial Star!

We are so pleased to congratulate Wendy Wergeles of Los Alamos, CA on the arrival of her new Riverman colt, born to her mare Marisol this month!

Krista Mann of Suffolk, VA is proud to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born on May 15th to her Oldenburg mare Ullalla, Krista says sher new filly is friendly, easy to handle and has legs for days. Congratulations Krista!

Carly Kuenstling of Circle Pines, MN is proud to announce the arrival of her new Riverman colt! Born on March 20th to her AQHA mare Art C Miss D Fire, he certainly is a handsome guy! Carly has decided to call him Regal Armani.

2015 Foals

Sarah Waters-Kane of Street, MD has proudly announced the arrival of a beautiful new colt by Riverman! R Dream Come True was born on July 9th to her Oldenburg mare Grey Filly and Sarah says she has waited for so long for this new arrival and she is completely in love with him. Congratulations Sarah!

Congratulations to Jane Dudinsky on the arrival of her beautiful new colt by Riverman! Born to her Holsteiner mare Larkspurr on May 29th, Jane says he is fearless, friendly and hilarious to watch and she has decided the perfect name for him is Red Light Returning.

Congratulations to Summer Peterson of Spring City, UT on the arrival of her new Riverman colt! Born on Mother’s Day to her TB mare Cheris’ Novelty, Summer says he is super friendly and smart! She has decided to name him Rocket.

Adrienne Schmitke is proud to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Romantic Girl LN was born to her mare Popeye’s Girl on June 22nd and is doing well. Congratulations Adrienne!

Sharon and Heather Hall of Verona, NY have announced the arrival of their new Riverman colt! Born to their TB mare Lovin’ Lady on June 8th, Heather says he is so friendly and energetic and they have decided to name him Storm Front. Congratulations Sharon and Heather, He’s beautiful!

Silver Fern Farm along with Hayden & MaryAnn Luke of Earlville, MD have welcomed "SF Rama" early morning on Wednesday the 27th. The Riverman filly out of Lumiere, an AWS mare, is strong, healthy, brave and extremely friendly. Her name is the Maori which is the word for “Light ".  Congratulations Hayden and MaryAnn!

Congratulations to Marion Martin of Savannah, TN on the arrival of her new Riverman filly! This lovely girl was born to her AHHA mare Marveles this month.

Congratulations to Makendra Burns of Leesburg, VA on the arrival of her new Riverman filly! A flashy paint filly was born to her Dutch/TB mare Lacey on May 17th, and she is truly lovely. Makendra says she is over the moon about this new arrival.

Jane Dudinsky of Free Union, VA has proudly announced the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born to her TB mare Queen Wannabee on May 14th, Jane has decided to name this lovely lady Severn’s Starlight. Congratulations Jane!

Congratulations to Ashley Beheler of Sykesville, MD on the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born to her KWPN mare Nobless Oblige on April 26th, this very pretty filly is bay with a small partial white sock on her right front and a big blaze. Ashley decided on the name Kirika.

Chelsey Sawtell of Kingston Springs, TN is proud to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born to her TB mare Missaintbehavin’ on April 27, this little lady is lovely! Chelsey has decided on the name Rated X. Congratulations Chelsey!

Wendy Wergeles of Los Alamos, CA has proudly announced the birth of her new Riverman colt! Born to her mare Marisol on April 15th, this colt is very handsome indeed.  Congratulations Wendy!

April Hays of Lexington, TN has proudly announced the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born to her TB mare Rhinestone Rita on April 17th, this little beauty is bay. Congratulations April!

Congratulations to Melissa Stubenberg of West Grove, PA not only on the arrival of her new Riverman filly but as one of the first foals to be born this foaling season here at Hilltop! This lovely lady was born to her TB mare Korageous Kelly on April 3rd.  Only a few days old and already practicing her gallop for when she grows up to be an eventer!

Congratulations to Katherine Thornton of Salisbury, NC on the arrival of a gorgeous new Riverman colt! Born on March 23rd to her TB mare Testamony’s Star, this tall leggy boy is beautiful and Katherine has decided on the name Unimpeachable.

2014 Foals

Irena Coz has proudly announced the arrival of her new colt by Riverman! Born this month to her RPSI mare Grand Elan (Grand Canyon), this big, handsome colt is bay and Irena says she is over the moon about him. Congratulations to you Irena!

Congratulations to Leila Lucas on the birth of a healthy colt by Riverman! Arriving this month to her mare Mandolin’s Tune, this handsome boy is bay with a big white blaze and two white socks.  This colt is Leila’s fourth Riverman foal to be delivered to this mare.

Holly Becker of NewMeadows, ID is thrilled to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Riverine arrived on June 24th to her AQHA mare Millie Mocha Lynx (Conalynx – Peppy’s Cantinero) , a beautiful girl that Holly says looks like she is going to be grey like her father. Congratulations Holly!

Congratulations to Lauren Seitz on the arrival of her new Riverman colt! Born to her TB mare Bella Gabriella on May 19th, Lauren is thrilled to have this full sibling to her four year old mare Riverman’s New Moon.  Lauren says “We look forward to great things from him in the future!”

Ginga Langford is proud to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born to her TB mare Lanyon’s Hope (Gothic Revival - Lanyon).  This pretty filly is bay and Ginga has decided to name her Faith. Congratulations Ginga!

Bridget Sullivan of Nottingham, PA is proud to announce the arrival of her new Riverman colt! Born to her TB mare Tiptoes In Dreams, this adorable colt has a big star and snip. Congratulations Bridget!

Kathryn Chesson of Aiken, SC is thrilled to announce the arrival of her new Riverman filly! Born on May 6th to her mare Positively Perfect , Kathryn is so pleased with her new filly and thinks she will make a great eventing horse for her. Congratulations Kathryn!

Don and Dee Kapper of Outer Banks Farms in Beach City, OH have welcomed a Contucci filly on April 8th. Born to their Holstiener mare SPS Komtess (Riverman/Carolus), the Kapper’s have named this pretty filly Capistrano OBX. Congratulations Don and Dee!

The first Hilltop foal of the season has arrived, a handsome Riverman colt out of the Thoroughbred mare Testimony’s Star (Reputed Testimony – Don’t Pass Me By). Congratulations to owner/breeder Bob and Katherine Thornton!

Congratulations to Ashley Beheler on her new Riverman Filly out of her KWPN mare Nobless Oblige (Consul/Rampal)! Ashley has named the filly Jubilee and says “She is curious and sweet.”  Mom and baby are doing well.

2013 Foals

Congratulations to Hannah Mattis on the arrival of her Riverman filly out of the Thoroughbred mare Canwestillbefriends.  The pretty filly has been named Fritz River.  We can’t wait to see her competing as a hunter or jumper in a few years – we’re sure she will be a star!

In Middletown, Maryland breeder Lori Garnant was excited to announce the arrival of her second Riverman foal out of her special Thoroughbred mare Star Evans.  She’s named the handsome bay colt Riverbend.  Congratulations Lori!

It’s a Riverman filly for Chelsey Sawtell! Chelsey’s Thoroughbred mare Missaintbehavin (Consolidator – Marquetry) had a pretty filly with a star stripe and snip.  We’re sure this filly will be Chelsey’s next eventing star!

In Canada, Jessica Sutton’s mare Choiniere Xabon Harmony had a pretty bay Riverman filly on May 4th.  Jessica received her Riverman breeding as a birthday present from her husband in December of 2011.  I’m sure this is the longest she’s ever had to wait for her birthday present but we can’t think of a better present!  Congratulations Jessica!

Robin Pike’s Arabian mare Pejczyk Bannatu delivered a pretty Riverman filly this weekend. Robin commented “We had a beautiful Riverman foal last night. She is dark bay now, but will turn grey. We are calling her Kassy and we couldn't be more thrilled with her. She has a ton of refinement with an athletic build. She is very friendly and smart.

In Georgia, Emily Wyatt’s mare Romanesque (Laurinn - Carolus I) delivered a pretty Riverman filly on May 28th.  Romanesque kept everyone anxiously waiting for almost a week and half after her due date, but we’re happy to report that both mare and foal are doing well – now Emily can finally catch up on sleep.


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