10 truckers head to GATS to see who is next Top Rookie

Trucking's Top RookieTen rookie truckers are at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas this week, Aug. 24-26, to find out if they’re the next winner of Truckers NewsTrucking’s Top Rookie award. The winning driver will receive $10,000 and other prizes.

The Trucking’s Top Rookie award recognizes a driver who has been in the industry for a year or less and is excelling at their new trade. The winner will be announced at 1:30 p.m. CT, Friday, Aug. 25, on the Truckers News stage in Hall “A.”

In the days leading up to the announcement, Truckers News has been publishing individual profiles on the finalists. Click on their names to meet this year’s 10 Trucking’s Top Rookie finalists: