Overlanders truck mud drags drew big crowds

Sandy Hull
A new Thursday night event helped fill the grandstand seats at the Henry County Fairgrounds in Cambridge. A number of funny cars participated in the Overlanders truck mud drags.

Several people participated in the Overlanders truck mud drags Thursday evening, June 26, at the Henry County Fair in Cambridge.

Winners were from Wataga; Tucson, Ariz.; Cambridge; Galesburg; Geneseo; Oneida; East Galesburg; Alpha;  Knoxville; Long Branch, Iowa; Manitowc, Wis.; Robins, Iowa; Orion; Bryant; North Liberty, Iowa; Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Libertyville, Iowa; and St. Louis, Mo.

    Local winners are listed below.

Class 100

    Jeff McCue, Wataga, first and Neal Powers, Cambridge, third.

Class 200

    Jason Parrish, Geneseo, second and Nathaniel Carlson, Oneida, third.

Class 300

    David Courtright, Alpha, second and Kevin Stone, Wataga, third.

Class 600

    Rich Malmgren, Orion, second.

Some Henry County residents participated in the Overlanders truck mud drags Thursday, June 26, at the Henry County Fair in Cambridge.