DEMING,WA-With the largest crowd in the history of the 30th Annual Clay Cup Nationals in attendance, Brock Lemley, Liam Ryan and Jesse Schlotfeldt were crowned as champions Saturday.
Brock Lemley held off Liam Ryan potential sweep of the weekend in the 600 Open Class on his way to the $7,500 win.With the win,Lemley became the 13th winner in 13 contests in the 600 division of the Clay Cup.It was also Brock’s 6th win at Clay Cup between the 600 and 1200 divisions.
Kris Labree won the C Feature. Madison Hess was the B Feature winner and made an impressive charge up the field to finish 5th in the A Main.
Jesse Schlotfeldt picked up the biggest win of his 10 year old life as he won the first ever 600 Restricted Clay Cup A Main. Schlotfeldt, who moved into the restricted class after a season where he won 17 mains in the Kasey Kahne Junior Sprint class, won for the first time in the division by leading all 30 laps of the main event with little to no challenge. He also won the match race. Tristin Thomas was second and Dylan Resch ran third. JJ Thomas was the B Main winner.