Hillclimbing is family affair for Diercks, Curtis
HAGER CITY - Hager City resident Zach Diercks won the 2011 AMA Hillclimb Championship Aug. 13-14 for ATV 2 Strokes in Dayton, Ohio.
Diercks, 18, had a time of 10.518 to place first in his second trip to the championship. Diercks first championship competition came two years ago in New Ulm, Minn.
"I didn't think I had the best time until I got down the hill," Diercks said.
Diercks beat out 24 other riders at nationals.