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Built for speed
Blankenship stars on go-kart circuit
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Baseball, basketball and football didn’t fulfill the needs of William Blankenship. The local 10-year-old boy had a need for speed.William recently completed his first season competing in the Tennessee Championship Series and the Ashway Speedway Track championship for go-karts. It ended with a bang as William concluded the year with a win in the Pro Junior 1 Class of the Monster Madness race at Ashway Speedway.The final race was part of a season where William claimed three feature wins and five second-place finishes to place second in the Tennessee Championship Series and also take second in the Ashway Speedway Track championship.