Snowmachine drag races held in Caribou Hills

Freddie’s Roadhouse, located at Mile 16 Oilwell Road, is sponsoring snowmachine drag racing in the Caribou Hills this winter, and Sunday marked the sixth race in the season series of 11 races. Volunteers and the Caribou Hills Cabin Hoppers also come together to make the event happen.

Participating racers, who must be a member of the Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions, got a great day of snow Sunday. That, and the growing popularity of the event, drew the winter’s biggest field, by far. Jeff Hanson was the day’s big winner, taking four first places on the day.

The next race will be Feb. 16. The results follow:

250 cc and under — 1. Harold (no last name available); 2. Autumn Calabrese.

600 stock — 1. Jeff Hanson; 2. Aaron Casebeer; 3. Kier Wilson.

700 stock — 1. Troy Anderson; 2. Fred Pollard; 3. Tony Calabrese.

700 modified — 1. Cole Cooper; 2. Fred Pollard.

800 stock — 1. Zak Cooper; 2. Mitch Soares; 3. Rudy Wilson.

800 modified — 1. Jeff Hanson; 2. Mitch Soares; 3. Cole Cooper.

1000 stock — 1. Zac Cooper; 2. Mitch Soares; 3. Aaron Casebeer.

1000 modified — 1. Jeff Hanson; 2. Zac Cooper; 3. Mitch Soares.

Unlimited — 1. Jeff Hanson; 2. Fred Pollard; 3. Zac Cooper.

Grudge match which took three races to decide — 1. Fred Pollard on M1000 Turbo; 2. Pete Manzek on M1100 4 Stroke Turbo.

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