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Havre de Grace native Jimmy Shane wins biggest trophy in U.S. powerboat racing
Havre de Grace native Jimmy Shane wins biggest trophy in U.S. powerboat racing

Football calls it the Super Bowl, baseball the World Series. Hydroplane boat racing calls it the American Power Boat Association Gold Cup and Sunday, Havre de Grace native Jimmy Shane won the prestigious trophy and title on the Detroit River in Michigan. Shane completed a perfect weekend in Detroit, piloting the U6 Oberto/Miss Madison H1 Unlimited boat to four preliminary heat wins Saturday and Sunday, before winning the final heat Sunday afternoon. "This is the biggest stage and event that you can win on," Shane said Monday by phone from his Covington, Wash. home. "For a single race, this is the biggest trophy that we all race for." At 28 Shane also tied for...

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