ELK CREEK – The racing season is underway at Elk Creek Dragway with several local drivers finding victory lane in March 31 racing.
John Huff Sr. of Hillsville, driving a 1962 Chevy Nova, won the Super Pro category while runner-up honors went to Linn Joines of Sparta, N.C., driving a 2007 Racecraft dragster.
In the Footbrake class, C.J. Mulkey of Rural Retreat, was the champion driving a 1977 Chevy Camaro with a speed of 100.69 mph. Runner-up was Ronnie Brannock of Galax driving a 1967 Chevy Impala with a speed of 83.99 mph.