Arcadia, CA (April 4, 2021) – Respectfully, the 3-year-old Smiling Tiger filly, earned the first victory of the season after a pair of runner-up finishes in the 5th race at Santa Anita, a $63,500 allowance going six and one-half furlong over the firm turf course.
Bumped at the start, Respectfully recovered quickly and took up a battle for the lead. That battle lasted all the way around. The lead changed hands and in the end, Respectfully proved best by a game half-length.
Racing for Randy Marriott, she is trained by Ryan Hanson. She as won or placed in four of her six starts and she has earned $70,280. Bred in California by Bud Petrosian, she was produced by the Menifee mare, Yerevan Sky.