BONNE TERRE, MO – Despite 90-degree temperatures and a one-hour delayed start, Big River Sand Drags managed to host a field of 65 racers through a steaming hot show in less than four hours last Saturday night.
Pee Wee ATV featured a best 2 of 3 competition with Lee Bess of Bonne Terre taking first place and Justin Dee of Leadwood, MO second.
In Junior ATV, it was Devon Mason of Bonne Terre winning first and top eliminator while Jake Glatczak of Park Hills, MO took home second place.
Two B.R.S.D. rookies made it to the winner’s circle for Pro ATV. Adam Voelker of Fults, IL won first, but it was Glen Schaeffer of Cedar Hill, MO stealing second place and top eliminator honors.
In Super Pro ATV, we again watched two newly introduced racers take home the money. Joshua Powell of Dittmer, MO won first place and top with Mark Smith of Cedar Hill winning second.
Precision Powersports dominated Unlimited ATV with Kevin Betzer, Sr. of Arnold, MO winning first and top; Matt Haynes of Arnold won second place.
In Vehicle E.T., track champion Gladys Edwards of Bonne Terre won first place, but Troy Conway of Park Hills ran away with second and top eliminator.
Lastly, in our fastest vehicle class, Competition Eliminator, it was Steve Barton of Bonne Terre in his four wheel drive funny car “Barely Legal” winning first and top; James Casteel of Bismarck, MO won second place honors.