Grayson Wirth, a seven-year-old motocross racer from Frazee, earned a return trip to the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.

Wirth, the son of Kris and Adrian Wirth, placed 19th in the middle of a field of 36 riders at last season’s 51cc race at the Rocky Mountain championships as one of the younger riders in his class.

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This year, he has used more experience to pick up 11 wins from March to June in the District 23 Motocross series racing in Browerville, Little Falls, Millville and Cambridge.

Wirth advanced to nationals with a pair of regional championships at the North Central Youth Regional at Byron Motosports Park in Byron, Illinois Saturday, June 15.

Wirth won the 51cc (4-6) Special LTD title finishing second, second and fourth in three motos. Area racer Jase Sonnenberg of Vergas finished in eighth place.

Wirth was near the front of all three 51cc (4-6) Limited motos with two seconds and a first place finish to claim the top overall spot. Sonnenberg finished in the top half of the field of 17 racers with a seventh place finish.

The Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships will be held July 29-Aug. 3 in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.

More information on the championships can be found on Facebook by searching Loretta Lynn MX or by visiting mxsports.com

 

51cc (4-6) Special LTD (Top 10 of 27 riders)

Overall, Name, Hometown, Moto 1, Moto 2, Moto 3

1st Grayson Wirth, Frazee, MN, 2nd ,2nd, 4th

2nd Emerson Schutter, Lake Mills, IA 5th, 4th, 5th

3rd Reid East, Kansas, IL, 6th, 7th, 2nd

4th Holden Lamkin, Mchenry, IL, 3rd, 3rd, 12th

5th Jeter Ramirez, El Reno, OK 9th, 11th, 3rd

6th Brentley Collier, Pekin, IN, 11th, 6th, 6th

7th Clarkson Hagan, Owensboro, KY, 12th, 8th, 7th

8th Drew Buneta, Council Bluffs, IA, 8th, 10th, 11th

9th Jase Sonnenberg, Vergas, MN, 7th, 5th, 17th

10th Carter Johnson, Rochester Hills, MI 10th, 14th, 8th

 

51cc (4-6) Limited (Top 10 of 17 riders)

Overall, Name, Hometown, Moto 1, Moto 2, Moto 3

1st Grayson Wirth, Frazee, MN 2nd, 2nd, 1st

2nd Wyatt Johnson, Monmouth, IL 4th, 4th, 6th

3rd Rylen Hofmaster, Pearl City, IL 3rd, 3rd, 10th

4th Maverick Sprague, Reeds, MO 7th, 9th, 2nd

5th Drew Buneta, Council Bluffs, IA 9th, 7th, 3rd

6th Emerson Schutter, Lake Mills, IA 10th, 5th, 4th

7th Jase Sonnenberg, Vergas, MN 6th, 8th, 8th

8th Kruz Morgan, Henderson, MN 8th, 6th, 9th

9th Clarkson Hagan, Owensboro, KY 12th, 10th, 5th

10th Cory Holmes, Brighton, CO 11th, 13th, 7th