FedEx Freight driver has high score at North Dakota contest


Over 50 truckers competed in the annual North Dakota Truck Driving Championship, held June 2 at the Skills and Technology Center in Fargo. FedEx Freight driver Chris Scholand had the highest overall score and was named grand champion. Scholand also won first place in the 3-Axle class.

The annual championship was organized by the North Dakota Motor Carriers Association.

The winners were: 

Grand Champion: Christopher Scholand, FedEx Freight

Rookie of the Year: Dustin Schafer, Ruan

Team Trophy: FedEx Freight

3-Axle: Christopher Scholand, FedEx Freight

4-Axle: Richard Hartleib, FedEx Freight

5-Axle: Scott Meyers, FedEx Freight

Flatbed: Kevin Schmidt, Ruan

Sleeper Berth: Bradley Storm, FedEx Freight

Step Van: Sharon Collett, FedEx Express

Straight Truck: Steve Johnson, XPO Logistics

Tank Truck: John Smith, Magnum

Twin Trailers: John Janousek, FedEx Freight