Summer Soiree takes on 10 rivals in the $100,000 Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III) March 26 at Turfway Park. The one-mile Polytrack contest is one of five stakes on Turfway's 12-race program.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|Jockey||Manoel R. Cruz|
|Owner||Shawnee Racing Stable, Ltd.|
|Breeder||Hopewell Investments LLC|
|Harlan's Ruby View Five-Cross Pedigree||Harlan's Holiday||Harlan|
|Christmas in Aiken|
|Smiling Eyes||Saint Ballado|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Hopewell Farm, agent||($55,000)|
|Yearling||Hopewell Farm, agent||($35,000)|
|Yearling||Kenneth McPeek, agent||Hopewell Farm, agent||$40,000|
|Broodmare||Yushun Company||Magdalena Farm, agent||$240,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Grade I-placed Harlan's Ruby made her 2011 debut a winning one with a victory in the $50,000 Valdale Stakes for 3-year-old fillies Feb. 26 at Turfway Park.
Lenny Shulman talks to Kenny McPeek about his Juveniles, Rogue Romance, Harlan's Ruby, and Kathmanblu; and Turf Sprinter Bridgetown. Watch Video
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