Team USA Scholarship Shootout Experience - Michael Myers Racing
Spending time at the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the interview stage of the Team USA Scholarship, with multiple participants and scholarship principal, Jeremy Shaw, was an exciting and educational experience. Many great connections were made, alongside the experience of listening to INDYCAR teams’ communication during practice. Shortly after the interview stage, I received word that I was selected as one of six finalists to continue to the Team USA Scholarship Shootout at Road America with Lucas Oil School of Racing presented by Cooper Tires on September 4th – 5th. Given this is my first year in road racing, this made me ecstatic as the Team USA Scholarship is a huge opportunity offered to a select number of drivers. Traveling to Road America was a struggle for many due to delayed flights to Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Fortunately, all contestants and judges were able to arrive on time before the events began. Rooming with Prescott Campbell, both got to sleep as early as possible that night to prepare for the upcoming early morning and big two days ahead. The time was