Several area racers represented Region 12 in Saturday’s 82nd FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio.

Bowling Green’s Nathen Christian had the top finish among area competitors, taking fifth place overall in the Rally Super Stock Division.

Glasgow’s Lane Schlafke captured eighth-place honors in the Rally Stock Division.

Other area racers in Akron included Bowling Green’s Zoie Gray in Local Masters, Bowling Green’s Elizabeth Johnson in Rally Super Stock, Bowling Green’s Douglas (DJ) Kriser in Local Stock and Glasgow’s Chase Schlafke in Local Super Stock.

Photos by Wayne Harris/For the Daily News

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