WILDCAT RACING NEWS

No 6 Feb 25, 2015

Great Racing

On Sunday, Feb. 22 the R/C Club held a great day of racing. For the most part, the drivers avoided the crash fest of the previous race.   

Torment Class

In the Torment Class we saw good driving. In Heat 1 of Round 1 Nick drove very well for the win with 15 laps in 5:15.44. Anwar was second and Alex Z. was third. In Heat 2 of Round 1 Ryan ran away from the field for the win with a T.Q. mark of 16 laps in 5:17.55. Freddy  was second, Peyton f was third, and Charlie was fourth. In Heat 1 of Round 2 Tony  drove a good race for the victory with 15 laps in in 5:01.88. If he had trimmed off two seconds he could have had the T.Q. mark. Anwar was second, Alex Z. was third, Jared was fourth, and Nick was fifth. In Heat 2 of Round 2 Ben returned from Wisconsin and got the win with 14 laps in 5:10.30. Charlie was second, Freddy was third, and Ryan was fifth. In the “B” Main Peyton drove a clean race for the win and bumped into the “A” Main. In the “A” Main Ryan drove an excellent race for the win 20 laps in 6:16.32. Nick was second, Ben Bruen was third, Anwar was fourth, Alex Z. was fifth, Tony, was sixth, Peyton was seventh, and Freddy Yanez was eighth.  

Short Course Truck Class

In the Slash SCT Class the speeds were higher, the jumps longer, and crashes more spectacular. In Round 1 Jack and Mark drove hard for the top spot. Jack was first with 18 laps in 5:13.93 and Mark was second with 18 laps in 521.53 Dylan was third, Will M. was fourth, Matt was fifth, Nick was sixth, Hunter was seventh, and Anwar was eighth. In Round 2 Jack continued his winning ways with 18 laps in 5:08.66. Dylan, Mark, and Will M. drove hard for the second spot. Mark was second with 17 laps in 5:04.01, Dylan was third with 17 laps in 5:04.01, and Will was fourth with 17 laps in 5:31.02. Matt was fifth, Nick was sixth, Hunter  was seventh, and Anwar was eighth. In the Main Jack continued his winning ways with 23 laps in 6:04.96. Mark edged out Dylan for the second spot. Mark had 22 laps in 6:10.58 and Dylan had 22 laps in 6:13.03. Will M. was fourth, Matt was fifth, Nick was sixth, Anwar was seventh and Hunter was eighth.  

Other Classes

We had great racing in our other classes. Dylan was the winner of the Off Road Truck “A” Main and Jack was the winner of Off Road Buggy “A” Main.

Thanks

Thanks to Mr. Rebel, Mr. Rose, Mr. White, Ryan and Matt for coming in extra early to help setup for the race day. Thanks to our “Pit Crew” for helping our student racers. Thanks to Mr. Holm for taking care of the website. Thanks to the Hadley custodians for their outstanding work as usual. Thanks to Mr. Bourke.

 NEXT RACE – Mar 8.

Hadley Invitational April 10-12