Jeremy Davis (right), 16, of Evans leads Nate Zukas (center), 29, and Conner Hamby, 16, of Augusta over a jump during Sunday's running of the BMX Regional Qualifying races at the BMX Park on Wood Street. Davis won the 16, 25-29 Novice event, followed by Hamby and Zukas. All three qualified for the Georgia State BMX Championships, scheduled Nov. 10 in Augusta.
Cody Koss (6), 7, of Miami, Fla., fights off Austin Collins of Savannah in the 6-7 year Novice Class competition. Koss was the winner with Collins as runner-up. In the background is Ryder Hart of Hephzibah, who finished third. More than 200 riders are expected to compete in the state championships, said Phillip Hart of Hephzibah, track manager for the Augusta BMX Club.