When: May 18, 2019
Where: Sioux Falls, S.D.
Field: About 25 drivers are expected to compete.
Preview: Wade Wagemann of YRC Freight will be gunning for his ninth appearance at the National Truck Driving Championships as he competes for the 13th time at the South Dakota Truck Driving Championships, which are being held May 18 at the Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls.
Wagemann was last year’s Grand Champion, coming out of the Twins division to capture the top prize. This year, he’s going to compete in the 5-Axle category.
More info: South Dakota Trucking Association
Wade Wagemann of YRC Freight took home the title of Grand Champion at the South Dakota Truck Driving Championships. Wagemann competed in the Twins division and has made an appearance at NTDCs seven times.
This is Wagemann's 12th year competing for a title at the South Dakota Truck Driving Championships.
South Dakota Road Team captain Mike Whitehead also hoped to make a good showing at NTDC, where he will compete in the 3-axle division representing Cliff Viessman Inc.
MORE FROM SOUTH DAKOTA: Former Grand Champions Battle Longtime Competitors at NTDC
|Grand Champion||Wade Wagemann||YRC Freight|
|Sleeper Berth||Jerry Seaman||Cliff Viessman Inc.|
|3-Axle||Mike Whitehead||FedEx Freight|
|5-Axle||Lowell Wricks||Cliff Viessman Inc.|
|Tank Truck||Troy Swenson||FedEx Freight|
|4-Axle||Jeff Eschen||K&J Trucking|
|Straight Truck||Dan Norgaard||Old Dominion Freight Line|
|Flatbed||Marty Kraft||FedEx Freight|
|Twins||Wade Wagemann||YRC Freight|
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