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Archive for March 15th, 2018

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, March 14, 1979

Lee Reichert and Mike Davies, above in the Hagen Electric boat, will seek to better their second-place finish of last year come 79’s Maple Valley Day on June 2.

Lee Reichert and Mike Davies, above in the Hagen Electric boat, will seek to better their second-place finish of last year come 79’s Maple Valley Day on June 2.

Last week we reviewed last year’s fìrst-place winners in the Cedar River boat racing classics.

Now let’s take a brief look at the second place finishers, who will be out to better their marks in this year’s contests on June 2.

First, there will be Lee Reichert and Mike Davies in the Hagen Electric boat, which, along with the TRM craft, is regarded as one of the strongest pairs NEVER to have won a race.

They were second last year in the Landsburg race and in the lower Cedar River race. In 1977 they were first in the switch race, second in the sprint race, and third in the Landsburg race. In 1976, Davis and Dan Petchnick in Yankee Doodle Dandy finished second in the Landsburg race and second in the Renton race. (more…)

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