Frankfort Man Wins Herkimer County Fair Demolition Derby
Frankfort, NY (WIBX) – The Demolition Derby was held on Wednesday evening, August 16, 2012. There were 66 car entries across six heats. There was also a winner’s heat. The sponsor of this event is Vince’s U-Pull It of Marcy, NY.
The crowd’s choice for best decorated car went to Rachel Jouben of Mohawk. The judge’s choice for best decorated car went to Todd Hight of Herkimer.
John Paul Cupelo of Utica won Heat One. Rachel Jouben of Mohawk won Heat Two. Joe Tripple, Jr, of Frankfort won Heat Three. Eric Croniser of Boonville won Heat Four. Joseph Reesh of Frankfort won Heat Five. Justin Petkorsek of Middleville won Heat Six.
The Winner’s Heat was won by John Paul Cupelo of Frankfort, NY.
Joe Tripple, Jr, from Frankfort won the drawing to go to the New York State Fair.
The Tripple Family Sportsman Award was presented to the Frankfort Fire Department.
Gerry Elthorp is Superintendent of the Demolition Derby and expresses her gratitude to participants, audience, sponsors and volunteers who make this fun event happen.