Southern Challenge Lake Wheeler
Kevin VanDam: He was 8 ounces from winning, but the second-place finish moved him to within striking distance of Faircloth, which he would make good on a week later at the Bluegrass Brawl.
Kenyon Hill: After spending the majority of the first half of the season in the top 10 in the standings, Hill finished 105th on Wheeler and fell from 6th to 14th in the standings.
AOY Top Five
1. Todd Faircloth
2. Kevin VanDam
3. Skeet Reese
4. Mike McClelland
5. Edwin Evers