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Motocross race planned for Sunday in Riverton

Aug 5, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor

Fremont County racing fans will get a bonus High Plains Motocross Race on Sunday in Riverton.

Worland canceled the scheduled race two weeks ago so Fremont County race officials jumped into the slot. The race starts at 9 a.m. The track is three miles west of Riverton on Paradise Valley Road. The gate fee for the public is $5. The Fremont County racing club had a two-day race in June. HPMR consists of riders from Wyoming, Montana and Colorado.

The riders have had races in Gillette, Casper and Rock Springs. The HPMR will end the season Aug. 19 in Gillette.

The races Sunday will be mini non-comp, open outlaw, open amateur, supermini, women's class, 65 A, 65 B, schoolboy, 250 A, 250 B, 250 C, 50cc expert, vet A, vet B, 85 A, 85 B, 85 C, 450 A, 450 B, 450 C.

The open outlaw is for the best motocross riders in the High Plains Motocross Association.

Gillette's Reilly Ludwig is first in the standings with 284 points. Riverton's Trevor Little is fifth (165 points) and Sheldon Buckingham is seventh (127). The schoolboy is another popular division. The division is for high school-aged riders. Kelsey Patterson from Douglas checks into the Riverton race in first with 392 points. Riverton's Reece Prosser is third (295) and Layne Watson from Shoshoni stands fourth (255).

Standings from High Plains Motocross Association

Mini non-comp -- 1. (tie) Garrett Willey, Sheridan, and Reece Woodward, Upton, 50.

Peewee class -- 1. Gabe Ledoux, Casper, 388; 7. Jayden Buchholtz, Riverton, 179; 23. Tallon Anderson, Hudson, 29.

Open outlaw -- 1. Reilly Ludwig, Gillette, 284; 5. Trevor Little, Riverton, 165; 7. Sheldon Buckingham, Riverton, 127.

Open amateur -- 1. Kelsey Patterson, Douglas, 284; 3. Kyle Cunningham, Riverton, 213; 4. Reece Prosser, Riverton, 206; 5. Morrey Logue, Lander, 170; 13. Ty Cantrell, Riverton, 84; 15. Shawn Weber, Riverton, 72; 19. Logan Smith, Dubois, 52; 21. Layne Watson, Shoshoni, 50.

Supermini -- 1. Trey Young, Rawlins, 310; 6. Jarrett Green, Riverton, 141.

Women's class -- 1. Paige Fink, Gillette, 465; 6. Lauren Sylvestre, Dubois, 70.

65A -- 1. Paul Sylvestre, Dubois, 427; 2. Dawson Lane, Riverton, 200; 3. Kyler Green, Riverton, 147; 8. Rylan Wehr, Riverton, 22.

65 B -- 1. Alex Hingle, Laramie, 323; 4. Rylan Wehr, Riverton, 297.

Schoolboy -- 1. Kelsey Patterson, Douglas, 392; 3. Reece Prosser, Riverton, 295; 4. Layne Watson, Shoshoni, 255; 10. JD Grindle, Riveron, 71; 11. Logan Smith, Dubois, 59.

250 A -- 1. Nathan Driver, Gillette, 298; 6. Trevor Little, Riverton, 101.

250 B -- 1. Kelsey Patterson, Douglas, 374; 3. Reece Prosser, Riverton, 256; 9. Michael Mellado, Riverton, 100; 17. Cody Sowards, Riverton, 71; 20. Bret Sowards, 51.

25C C -- 1. Brenden Tiensvold, Glenrock, 301; 7. JD Grindle, Riverton, 174; 9. Logan Smith, Dubois, 137; 21, Dustin Hunt, Riverton, 55,

50cc expert -- 1. Tyler Lane, Cody, 448; 2. Zaryc Prosser, Riverton, 340; 6. Rylan Wehr, Riverton, 100.

Vet A -- 1. Jason Ledoux, Casper, 417; 2. Terry Sharp, Crowheart, 331; 5. Shawn Weber, Riverton, 103; 7. Greg Hall Riverton, 67.

Vet B -- 1. Todd Anderson, Gillette, 357; 8. Michael Cunningham, Riverton, 85.

85 A -- 1. Damon Taylor, Rawlins, 25; 5. Jarrett Green, Riverton, 95; 6. Kyler Green, Riverton, 92.

85 B -- 1. Trey Young, Rawlins, 291; 3. Paul Sylvestre, Dubois, 287; 8. Dawson Lane, Riverton, 161.

85 C -- 1. Gabriel Frederick, Dayton, 290; 8. Blayn Logan, Riverton, 159.

450 A -- 1. Aaron Alexander, Gillette, 330; 4. Trevor Little, Riverton, 190; 5. Sheldon Buckingham, Riverton, 104; 8. Rocky Schmelzle, Riverton, 89; 10. Austin Petersen, Riverton, 75.

450 B -- 1. Joe Mayer, Moorcroft, 257; 2. Morrey Logue, Lander, 188; 7. Kyle Cunningham, Riverton, 106; 8. Layne Watson, Shoshoni, 100; 10. Terry Sharp, 88; 12. Kyle Kummer, Lander, 67; 14. Lucky Speer, Riverton, 66.

450 C -- 1. Dustin Bohannon, Buffalo, 249; 6. Kyle Kummer, Lander, 102; 9. Raymond Cooper, Riverton, 67.

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