Montana, Washington championships name winners

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Drivers in Montana and Washington met to compete for the chance to represent their states at the National Truck Driving Championship in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Aug. 14-17.

FedEx Freight driver Mark Cole was named grand champion at the Montana Truck Driving Championship while Gary Herrygers, a driver for The Boeing Co., took that title at the Washington Truck Driving Championship.

Montana’s winners:

  • Grand Champion: Mark Cole, FedEx Freight
  • 3-Axle: Mark Cole, FedEx Freight
  • 4-Axle: Lee Eastburn, XPO Logistics
  • 5-Axle: Lyle Turville, Decker Truck Line Inc.
  • Sleeper Berth: Charles Rogers, Wilson Logistics
  • Tank Truck: Russell James, YRC Freight
  • Flatbed: Scott Courtney, XPO Logistics
  • Twin Trailers: Scott Lorio, FedEx Freight
  • Step Van: Robert Brown, FedEx Ground

Washington’s winners:

  • Grand Champion: Gary Herrygers, The Boeing Co.
  • Straight Truck: Clint Anderson, FedEx Express
  • 3-Axle: Chris Poynor, XPO Logistics
  • 4-Axle: Tim Davis, Peninsula Truck Lines
  • 5-Axle: Gary Herrygers, The Boeing Co.
  • Sleeper Berth: Russell Miller, Safeway
  • Tank Truck: Michael Mygatt, The Boeing Co.
  • Flatbed: David Turley, Old Dominion Freight Line
  • Twin Trailers: David Sutton, Oak Harbor Freight
  • Step Van: Cedric Pack, FedEx Freight