Written by Hillsboro Free Press Tuesday, 05 June 2012 12:31
Derek Euwer of Burrton won the Memorial Day Weekend Demo Derby, sponsored in part by the Marion County Fair Association on May 27.
The event drew 13 full-size cars to the fairgrounds in Hillsboro, eight entries in the adult division of the Figure 8 race, and three entries in the junior division.
Winners of the first preliminary heat for the full-size cars were Scott Schultz, Lehigh; Thayne Meier, Lehigh; and Weston Mizell, Canton. Winners in the second heat were Dustin Looney, Florence; Andrew Meier, Lehigh; and Euwer. Consolation heat winners were: Winston Elliott, Abilene; Rocky Engel, White City; and Chris Hamm, Haysville.
Placing after Euwer in the championship heat were Weston Mizell, Canton, second; Chris Hamm, Haysville, third; and Dustin Looney, Florence, fourth. The Mad Dog Winner was Scott Penner, Newton.
Placing in the adult division of the Figure 8 race were Julie Anderson, Hillsboro, first; Dean Suderman, Hillsboro, second; Lloyd Anderson, Hillsboro, third; and Asia Frye, Hillsboro, fourth.
The junior division Figure 8 winners were Jared Dyck, Hillsboro, first; Tristen Hett, Tampa, second; and Zach Anderson, Hillsboro, third.