Desjarlais Dazzles

Day #1, Heat #9 at the Vegreville Country Fair

Cold Lake’s Kevin Desjarlais issued a major statement on Night One of the A.P.C.C.A.’s stop at the Vegreville Country Fair...

Desjarlais registered a 64.79, one of the fastest Wagons’ times in recent memory turned in at the Vegreville Country Fair, to secure the ‘Night #1 Day Money’ on Thursday.

(Track Announcer Wayne Schoepp with the Country 106.5 call of Heat #3)

His next closest competitor was Mayerthorpe’s Louis Johner, whose 66.81 was good enough for 2nd place on Night #1, was still nearly 2-full seconds behind Desjarlais.

Saddle Lake’s Keith Wood finished 3rd with a 66.95.

Meantime, Marty Maxwell of Camrose locked down top spot on Night #1 in the Chariots with a 64.92.

Kelsey’s Chester Blatz finished 2nd with a 65.33 and Adam Waldner of Ferintosh grabbed 3rd with 65.53.

Night #2 of the Alberta Professional Chuckwagon & Chariot Association’s stop at the Vegreville Country Fair starts at 5:00 PM with the Chariots, followed by the Wagons at 7:00 PM.



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