The 1989 Utah High School Drag Championships will be held this weekend at Bonneville Raceway Park, 6555 W. 2100 South. Gates open at 9 a.m. Saturday with eliminations at 3 p.m. The track is open to all high school students with a valid driver's license. Cost of racing is $5. Cost to spectators is also just $5.
According to track manager Dick Godfrey, Granger High School has won the title for 13 straight years and is again expected to be strong, but it will face tougher competition this year from Highland, Skyline, Alta and Taylorsville.Godfrey said that entries have come in from most of the major high schools in Utah. Special jackets are being awarded to each of the bracket winners.