Teenager sweeps motocross events at Horsham

BALLAN teenager Jesse McNally completed a clean sweep in his class in the opening round of the Victorian Senior Motocross Championships at Horsham on Sunday.

McNally, 17, saluted in all his three events in the A grade lites.

“It feels really good. It’s taken me a year to get back up on the top podium,” said Jesse, who is in his second year of senior company after taking out a 2012 state junior title.

McNally a perfect run in that season, winning 12 races in a row in the 85 big wheel A grade class.

“Last year was a learning curve for me. I hope to do a lot better this year, in the A lites and under-19 classes,” he said.

McNally, who has spent time training in the United States, will also ride in the under-19s at the 2014 MX Nationals at Broadford on March 30.

Lal Lal brother and sister Joel and Emma Milesovic had to settle for minor placings in their events.

Joel Milesevic was third in the pro lites and Emma Milesovic second in the women’s expert class.