In a span of 24 hours Cassidy Martin and Cayson Hayes became the second and third racers from the Southeast Georgia Soap Box Derby to win world titles at the All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio. Last year Shawna Hutcheson won the Super Kids race.
Y-101 Radio Story featuring Cassidy Martin
Y-101 Radio Story featuring Southeast Georgia Soap Box Derby director Michael Williamson
On Tuesday Martin emerged as the top racer in the DQ Rally Challenge Stock Championship.
Cassidy Martin, Lyons, GA, Region Total Time- 88.981
Sydney Gaston, Veneta, OR, Region 1 Total Time 89.098, Differential 0.117
Harrison Roth, Kansas City, MO, Region 4 Total Time 89.02 , Differential 0.039
On Wednesday Cayson Hayes (from South Carolina), who has raced in the Southeast Georgia Soap Box Derby the past two years, won the Eaton Local Challenge Stock Championship.
Tristan Sopkovich, Cleveland Area, OH Total Time 89.115, Differential 0.069
Cayson Hayes, Southeast Georgia Total Time 89.046
Connor Bledsoe, Hopkinsville, KY Total Time 89.199, Differential 0.153
Back in May, Cayson edged Cassidy for the Southeast Georgia Stock Championship. Martin qualified for Akron through Rally Racing.