ETOBICOKE, Ontario - Hooh Why outran a small but select group of fillies and mares Saturday at Woodbine in the seven-furlong, $161,500 Seaway Stakes. \r\nHooh Why, the winner of last year&rsquo;s Grade 1 Ashland at Keeneland, battled up front with favored Tribal Belle, last year&rsquo;s champion female sprinter in Canada, who set a wind-aided opening quarter of 22.86. Hooh Why got the half-mile split in 44.81, and then opened up a clear lead in the stretch en route to a 1 3/4-length tally in 1:23.51. She paid $15.50.\r\nIndian Apple Is rallied wide from well back to nail U.S. shipper Mother Russia on the wire for second, while Tribal Belle faded to fourth in the five-horse field. \r\nEmile Ramsammy rode Hooh Why, who was making her first start for trainer Don MacRae in the Grade 3 event. \r\n&ldquo;She&rsquo;s a classy filly,&rdquo; said MacRae. &ldquo;She runs everywhere. It doesn&rsquo;t matter where she goes, she runs, and she showed it today.&rdquo;\r\nHooh Why collected $90,000 for a partnership that is headed by Mark Hoffman.