Event Results

Mike Karnes Scale Aerobatics National Championships

AMA

Wednesday, 06/16/2021 - Saturday, 06/19/2021

Mike Karnes SA Nationals 2021

Overall, there were 21 pilots flying in the Mike Karnes SA Nationals 2021 contest. In no particular order they were: Ben Batts, Bill Daniel, David Moser, Dennis Waggoner, Gavin Woodruff, Gerald Price, Guillermo Osses, Isaac Silhavy, James Hugg, JJ Hedrick, Kurt Koelling, Louis A. Matustik, Michael Marcellin, Nick Amelang, Nick Scharping, Primo Rivera, Robert Ashburn, Skip Messick, Steve Sides, Toby Silhavy and Ty Lyman. These pilots flew a grand total of 717 judged sequences.

Guillermo Osses won the Sportsman class. There were 7 pilots in Sportsman. The winning order was: (1) Guillermo Osses, (2) Robert Ashburn, (3) Bill Daniel, (4) Gerald Price, (5) Gavin Woodruff, (6) Isaac Silhavy and (7) Dennis Waggoner. They flew 14 known sequences (7 rounds) and 3 unknown rounds. The scores ranged from a low of 8,592 to a high of 12,320.7 (a range of 3,728.6 points).

Nick Amelang won the Intermediate class. There were 3 pilots in Intermediate. The winning order was: (1) Nick Amelang, (2) Toby Silhavy and (3) James Hugg. They flew 14 known sequences (7 rounds) and 3 unknown rounds. The scores ranged from a low of 9,999 to a high of 12,500 (a range of 2,501 points).

JJ Hedrick won the Advanced class. There were 5 pilots in Advanced. The winning order was: (1) JJ Hedrick, (2) Michael Marcellin, (3) Nick Scharping, (4) Skip Messick and (5) Steve Sides. They flew 14 known sequences (7 rounds) and 3 unknown rounds. The scores ranged from a low of 8,034.9 to a high of 12,466.3 (a range of 4,431.4 points).

David Moser won the Unlimited class. There were 6 pilots in Unlimited. The winning order was: (1) David Moser, (2) Kurt Koelling, (3) Ty Lyman, (4) Ben Batts, (5) Primo Rivera and (6) Louis A. Matustik. They flew 14 known sequences (7 rounds) and 3 unknown rounds. The scores ranged from a low of 9,999 to a high of 12,474.2 (a range of 2,475.2 points).

Michael Marcellin won the Seniors class. There were 5 pilots in Seniors. The winning order was: (1) Michael Marcellin, (2) Bill Daniel, (3) Gerald Price, (4) Skip Messick and (5) Steve Sides. They flew 14 known sequences (7 rounds) and 3 unknown rounds. The scores ranged from a low of 665.073 to a high of 1,000.000 (a range of 334.927 points).

Ben Batts won the Freestyle class. There were 3 pilots in Freestyle. The winning order was: (1) Ben Batts, (2) JJ Hedrick and (3) Nick Scharping. They flew 1 freestyle round. The scores ranged from a low of 872.5 to a high of 1,000 (a range of 127.5 points).

The tightest competition was for 2nd place in the Freestyle class, with only 14.7 points difference between JJ Hedrick and Nick Scharping.