Breeder: Greenwood Lodge Farm (Ky.)
Sire: Exchange Rate
Dam: Mystic Soul, by Bahri
Encryption finished third in his first start in September of his 2-year-old year before an eight-month layoff. He returned victoriously as a sophomore in May. The colt tried graded stakes company in just his third career start and finished second in the Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park. He followed that up with a third-place effort in the Long Branch Stakes.
Encryption is by Exchange Rate out of the stakes winning, multiple graded stakes-placed Bahri mare Mystic Soul.