THE AFTERMATH: RED BUD NATIONAL
Photos by Scott Mallonee
Justin Hill upped the pace this weekend by qualifying 6th and finishing 5th in the second moto.
R.J. Hampshire had a rough weekend with a second moto crash that took him out of the race.
Zach Osborne extends his points lead over Alex Martin with a 2-1 finish.
Austin Forkner’s bad start in the second moto kept him from reaching the top ten. He went 4-14 for 7th overall.
Jason Anderson was on fire in the first moto coming from 18th to 4th. He finished second overall with a 4-2 day.
Christian Craig holeshotted the first moto and led for 3 laps. He fell back to 5th by the end of the moto. His 5-12 gave him 11th overall.
Marvin puts the pressure on Craig. Marvin’s knee must be feeling better as he went 3-3.
Cooper Webb’s first turn crash put him out of the race and a cleaned out Weston Peick. Webb had just managed to creep into the top ten, but he’s out of the lead group again
The good ole’ American Flag waving with pride at Red Bud.
The points leader, Zach Osborne, has 38 points on the pack—which is led by Alex Martin.
Mitchell Harrison rode to his best finish of the year with a 7-2 for 4th overall. Best of all, he got to see what its like to run at the pointy end of the spear.
Shane McElrath started each moto in 9th and finished 9th both times for 8th overall.
Austin Forkner takes a look to see who’s behind him.
Zach Osborne can breathe a little, but the series is only halfway over. It took him six races to get a 38-point lead. Someone could use the next six races to wipe it out.
Sean Cantrell finished 19th. He went 16-21.
Blake Baggett finished only a few seconds behind Tomac the first moto. He holeshot the second moto only to fall on the first lap. he had to wait for the whole pack to go by before he could pick his bike up. The red plate now belongs to Eli.