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.
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.