Pullers bring power and noise to Logan County Fair crowd

A large crowd packed the stands Saturday at the Logan County Fair as the Ohio State Tractor Pullers Association delivered a loud and impressive show.



Avery Nauman drives Lil Rascal during the pro-stock class Saturday at an Ohio State Tractor Pullers Association event at the Logan County Fair. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LaBATT)


Carl O’Dell drove Dirt Donkey to a first-place pull in the super modified class with a distance of 320-3. Eddy Garner came close to O’Dell, but had to settle for second in Chaos with a pull of 319-4. Kenny Lucas was third in Fantasy (318-8), Austin Berry finished fourth in Black Diamond (313-6) and David Pearce was fifth in Stormer (311-9).

The pro stock tractors saw Cory Hoffman take the top spot in King of Deeres with a pull of 323-4. Avery Nauman rode Lil Rascal to a second-place finish with a pull of 322-4. Chris France came in third in Homewrecker (299-4) and John Cespedes capped the class in fourth with Fools Gold (272-2).

There were only two entries in the pro stock semi class. Mike Laribee and his semi Shameless won with a pull of 333-3, beating out Joe Metzger in Brockasaurus (325-0).

Adam Hallien and Wrecker won the 2.6 diesel 4x4 truck division with an impressive pull of 360-7. Rob Wright and All Attitude were a distant second with a pull of 348-6. John Shriver came in third with Thunderstruck (346-3), Cory Aucker and Domestic Disturbance were fourth (345-0) and Eric Squires took Menace to a fifth-place finish (341-7).