Hydro Racing

Herald wins award at hydro banquet

LAS VEGAS -- The Tri-City Herald was honored with Best Print Race Coverage for the 2009 unlimited hydroplane season at the H1 Unlimited Awards Banquet on Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Lamb Weston, which sponsors the Columbia Cup, was named Race Sponsor of the Year.

Tri-Citians Ryan McMenamin and Chris Denslow were part of the Doha media group that was honored with a special contribution award.

The 2010 season begins in June with the APBA Detroit Gold Cup.

The 2010 Columbia Cup is set for July 23-25 in the Tri-Cities.