Hess, Hardy Recognized At Badger Banquet
WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. — Badger Midget Auto Racing Ass’n champion Mike Hess and his car owner Jerry Hardy headlined the list of honorees during the annual BMARA awards banquet Saturday at the Kalahari Convention Center and Water Park.
Hess and Hardy were honored for winning their second championship with the series in the last three years. Hess finished off the final eight feature events of the season with eight top-three finishes. Spike (chassis), and Hawk-Chevrolet (engine) won the manufacturer’s championship awards.
Other award winners included: Eric Johnson (Most Improved Driver); John Callahan (Mechanic of the Year); Scott Hatton (Hoosier Hard Charger); Daniel Robinson (Terry Vaughn Award); Jim Watson (Pat Stender Award); BMARA Fan Club (Kevin Doty Award); Roger Corrigan (Media Award); Mid-State Equipment and Beaver Dam Raceway (Appreciation Awards); Jerry Hardy (Best Appearing Car); and Imhoff-Davis Racing (Best Dressed Crew).