Dave Villwock used a perfect start from lane 2, then drove around Jeff Bernard in the U-5 FormulaBoats.com to get his second heat victory of Columbia Cup weekend in the U-1 Miss E-Lam Plus.
Villwock held off a late charge from Jimmy King in the U-3 Hoss Mortgage Investors Too to earn the victory by half a roostertail.
Bernard finished third, followed by Brian Perkins in the U-50 Miss Albert Lee.
The boats are headed onto the water for heat 2B, so I will bring you those results in a few minutes. Check the video section for an interview with Villwock.
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More to come from the still breezy Columbia River.