On Sunday, Oct. 7 the Hadley RC Club held it’s first race of the 2018-19 school year at the Wildcat Speedway. There was exciting racing and close finishes. Our veteran drivers did a great job racing and assisting our new members. Our new drivers show great potential and improved as the race day went on.
In the Slash Class three drivers battled for the top spot. They were Mathew W., Ryan and Mathew T. Mathew W. was the dominant driver winning the two heats and the Main.
In the Student Touring Class all the drivers did a very good job. They are Benjamin, Michael, Ryan and Mathew W.
In the Rookie Slash Class Group # 1, Heat #1 of Round 1 Husayn was the winner followed by Nathan, Alex, Jordan, and Matteo. In Round 2 Jordan earned top honors followed by Husayn, Alex, Nathan, and Matteo. In Heat # 2 Round 1 Rohail was the winner followed by Brayden, Hunter, Clarence, and Jude. In Round 2 Jude was the winner, followed by Brayden, Hunter Rohail, and Clarence. In the Rookie Slash Group #1 “C” Main Clarence edge out Matteo by one lap to bump into the “B” Main. In the “B” Main Husayn got the win to bump into the “A” Main. Hunter, Clarence, Nathan, and Alex followed him. In the “A” Main Jude edged out Brayden for first place. They were followed by Husayn, Jordan and Rohail.
In the SCT (Short Course Truck) Class three drivers drove hard for the top stop in the qualifying heats and the Main. Mathew W. made a clean sweep of all three races followed by Ryan and Mathew T.
In the Rookie Slash Class Group # 2, Heat #1 of Round 1 Jude Edge out Brayden by one second for the win. Husayn, Jordan, and Matteo followed them. In Round 2 Husayn squeaked by Jude for the top spot. They were followed by Brayden, Jordan and Matteo. In Group #2 Heat #2 there was exciting racing. In Round 1 Hunter was the winner followed by Alex, Clarence, and Nathan. In Round 2 Hunter earned the repeat win. Rohail, Alex, Clarence and Nathan followed him. In the Group #2 “C” Main Nathan got the win over Matteo, which bumped him into the “B” Main. In the “B” Main Nathan continued his hot driving for the victory. He was followed by Clarence, Rohail, Jordan, and Alex. In the “A” Main Jude rolled to the victory followed by Husayn, Hunter, Brayden and Nathan.
Thank you to our student racers for their excellent behavior. Thanks to our racers’ parents for their help and support. Thanks to our “Pit Crew” for helping our racers. They are Mr. Holm, Mr. Jones, Mr. Tucibot, Mr. White and Cole. Thanks to the Hadley office staff for their help. Thanks to the Hadley custodial staff for their outstanding work and help. Special thanks to Mr. Holm for all of his great work on our website, www.hadleyrcclub.com.
OUR NEXT RACE IS OCT. 21