BY BRIAN RZEPPA
With the PNC Roar on the River in the books and another year completed by some of the best competitors in powerboat racing, the weekend of racing was seen as one of the best in recent memory for those in attendance.
The APBA High Point World Championships were decided amongst the races that took place at Elizabeth Park last month, as well as a few close results throughout the days of racing.
For the NGK F1 Formula Light Class, the results were as follows: First place, Jason Nelson (No. 18) – 273 points; second place, Mark Schmerbauch (No. 6) – 271 points; third place, Travis Thompson (No. 2) – 250 points.
While he was barely edged out by Nelson for first place, Schmerbauch’s solid finish was enough to propel him to the top of the season standings in the Championship Series with only two races remaining. [Read more…]