BMX season opens at Marquette track

MARQUETTE – An open house and a race May 18 kicked off the Marquette BMX season.

In cool and sometimes wet weather, 44 riders raced in 12 motos.

Also included was a strider race and a mountain bike exhibition race.

Picking up first wins were Samuel Dehlin 6, of Marquette; Kegan Black 7, of Negaunee; and Seth Marshall 11; of Marquette.

Racing will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Marquette track.

Anyone interested in trying BMX may visit the any time during the season and get a free trial race.

Racing results:

26-30 Cruiser: Shannon Black, Alex Niemi and Andrew Niemi.

6 Novice: Samuel Dehlin, Drew Bradley and Bjorn Anderson.

7 Novice: Keegan Black, River Scott and Naurik Fortin.

11 Novice: Seth Marshall, Lizzie Niemi and Max Koetje.

13 Novice: Michaela Johnson, Jordan Cox and Nicole Keller.

7 Intermediate: Lucas Basal, Ethan Larson and Ava Stern.

8 Intermediate: Brooklyn Blanck, Chase Waters and Xander Marshall.

10 Intermediate: Dawson Lawry, Max Churack and Dustin Lohfink.

11 Intermediate: Noah LaJoie, Andrew Niemi and Nathan Brundage.

13 Intermediate: Skylar Fortin, Van Ouellette-Ballas and Peter Ruokola.

15 Intermediate: Alex Niemi, Kenny Davis and Zachary Hallinen.

41 & Over Intermediate: Michael Noble, Emma Niemi and David Niemi.