Andy Coyle of Gravel Switch got the Hometown Tire Beat the Experts Basketball Contest off to a perfect start.
He picked all 10 winners to win the season's first contest. He'll receive a free four-wheel alignment, tire rotation and wheel balancing from Danville's Hometown Tire. He will also be eligible for the season-ending grand prize contest.
Vicki Spears led the panel of experts with eight correct choices in her contest debut. Spears, who works at Boyle County High School, had a son and daughter play basketball at Boyle. She be a regular member of the expert panel during basketball season.
Those who beat her to win a free tire rotation were:
Nine right - Marvin King, Stanford; Steven Baker, Lancaster; Woody Sanders, Danville; Cliff Dawson, Danville; and Ray Young, Parksville.
Eight - Kenny Bottoms, Danville; Carlos Allen, Hustonville; Garland Frederick, Danville; John Dinwiddie, Danville; Randy Kemplin, Danville; Peggy Hummer, Danville; and Clyde Rogers II, Danville.