Monday, April 15, 2024

Stone Cashes in for $50,000 at Derby City $50k

Shanna Stone got a taste of her first big payday at the Derby City $50k after taking home the $50,000 win at Ohio Valley Dragway.

LOUISVILLE, KYTB Promotions hosted their 2nd Annual Derby City $50k at Ohio Valley Dragway over the weekend. The team battled rain showers at the beginning of the week but beautiful skies finally opened up to bring in a great weekend of racing and crowning champions.

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Racers came from all over the country to battle for their shot at 10-50-10 with a Mullis Race Car 32 Car Shootout later on Saturday night for a 2021 Mullis Chassis. A racer appreciation party was held Saturday night for all drivers and crew with an incredible fireworks show and a winner’s circle to remember!

Thursday’s gambler’s race was cancelled due to weather along with the remainder of the Sunday $10k after second round. Read below for race results of the Derby City $50k!

2nd Annual Derby City $50k Race Results


Garrett Griffith

Garrett Griffith defeated Rob Kropfeld in the $10k final to visit the winner’s circle he is very familiar with! Griffith won the 2019 Derby City $100k.

Semi-finalists were Tim Klopfenstein and Ed Beyer.

Cameron Giese

Cameron Giese took home the junior dragster win after defeating Amelia Reed in the final round.

Cody Alvey and Auston Coomes were the semi-finalists.


Shanna Stone

Shanna Stone has been looking for her first big win for a long time and she made sure to do it in style. Stone defeated Dylan Winters in the final round to get the Louisville Slugger bat and a champagne bath!

Semi-finalists were Mikey Bloomfield and Jeff Ledford.

Greg Hicks

Greg Hicks defeated Troy Williams Jr. in the final round of the Mullis Shootout to take home the 2021 Mullis Chassis. Hicks competed in his own Mullis chassis so the trip all the way from Las Vegas turned out positive in his favor.

Rayce Kidd and TJ Coughlin were the semi-finalists.

Auston Coomes

Auston Coomes defeated Cameron Giese in the junior dragster final to visit the winner’s circle.

Amelia Reed and Brad Davidson were the semi-finalists.

The Derby City $100k is September 11-13 at Ohio Valley Dragway! Stay tuned to the Facebook page for the flyer and race updates!

Megan Strassweg
Megan Strassweg

Megan Bohannon is a 25 year old Super Comp racer from Louisville, Kentucky. She races a 2015 American Dragster with a 648 Oakley Motorsports Engine. Growing up at the racetrack, drag racing is all she has known and never plans to give up on it. Megan works with TB Promotions in promoting their races and keeping entries straight, as well as keeping their social media pages updated.

You can reach Megan on Facebook or email at megan@dragchamp.com

You can reach Megan on Facebook or email at megan@dragchamp.com

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