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Mann Gets First Kart Race Win



Jeremy Mann, 16, Pettisville, got his first feature race win of the season at the Fort Wayne, Ind., kart race track, Friday, July 20.

Racing in the stock light class, Mann was second in the first heat race, then won the second heat.

In feature, he went up against 15-year-old Hope Hornish, Defiance. She is the niece of Indy 500 winner and NASCAR racer Sam Hornish Jr.

Mann was about a half a lap back, but caught up to Hornish, who was leading. They raced side-by-side for about a lap and a half before he got around her for the win.

It was his first time racing in the stock light class.

John Huffman, veteran Archbold kart racer, swept the stock 400 class. He has locked up the season points chase for the track championship in the class.

He also has a track championship in the pro oval class at the Fremont kart track locked up.

Huffman was there Sunday, July 22, and was first in both heats and the feature.– information provided by John Huffman, written by David Pugh

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