DeKnight, Mann, Huffman Kart Winners At Jackson
Jeremy Mann, Kyle DeKnight, and John Huffman swept individual classes in kart
racing at the concrete oval track at Jackson, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 15.
To sweep a class at Jackson, a racer must set the fastest time in qualifying,
win his heat race, then win the night’s featureevent.
For Mann, 11, Archbold, it was his 13th win in the junior econo class, and
12th at the Jackson track. He leads the class points chase, but hasn’t locked up
the season championship.
DeKnight, 12, Pettisville, swept the senior econos. Tyler Herschberger, 12,
Pettisville, had the third-fastest qualifying time, was second in the heat race,
and second again in the feature.
Danielle Frey, Pettisville, did not race Saturday night, but she maintains
the class points lead.
Huffman, veteran Archbold kart racer, swept the stock heavy class. Josh Wyse,
Archbold, also ran stock heavy, and was the second fastest qualifier, second in
the heat race, and second in the stock heavy class feature.
–Information provided by John Huffman, written by David Pugh