Lauren Smith of Wentzville, Missouri, defeated 13 other students last night (August 17) at Wide Open Wednesday Presented By AAA Insurance to claim the High School class final.  Smith defeated Ronnie Beach III of Troy, Illinois for the opportunity to savor the moment in GMP’s Domino’s Pizza Victory Lane. With her win, Smith moved up in third place in High School points.

Danny Ratulowski of Highland, Illinois, will have the 2016 title all but sewn up simply by entering the final event.

Current High School points (as of August 18):

  1. Danny Ratulowski 299
  2. Ronnie Beach III 251
  3. Lauren Smith 233
  4. Tommy Heaney 202
  5. Brennan Rudolph 175
  6. Trey Knight 165
  7. Austin Neustaedter 153
  8. Madeline Miller 132
  9. Abby Mortland 132
  10. Emily Stemmler 132
  11. Jake Strebel 122
  12. Leah Albietz 111
  13. Kaylee Long 58
  14. Brian Garcia 58